Join Our Team: 48forty Is The Place For You

Jeffrey Merrifield

At 48forty, we work hard to make sure employees have what they need to grow and thrive in their roles. See why 48forty is the place for you.

In a tight labor market, you’re given the rare luxury of choice. You can pursue job opportunities with employers you really want to work for. Whether it’s the company’s general philosophies, available hours, benefits, or a combination of all three, now is the right time to take a closer look at your options. And here’s the best part: 48forty is hiring for a wide range of roles across our organization, from our plants to our corporate offices.

48forty Helps You Thrive

We don’t just hire to fill positions; we look for opportunities to help each of our team members achieve long-term success. 48forty is committed to supporting the supply chain while reducing the industry’s overall carbon footprint. We play an integral role in making sure goods get where they need to go (and by when!), all while using materials and processes that reduce landfill waste. When you work for a company that’s dedicated to supporting our nation’s supply chain and the health of the planet, you know you’ll be valued as an employee. 

Beyond what drives our business; we work hard to make sure employees have what they need to grow and thrive in their roles. Join the 48forty team and enjoy:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Ongoing Training
  • Consistent Work Schedule
  • Clear Opportunities for Advancement
  • Full Benefit Package: Health, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off and 401(k) Retirement Savings (after 90 days)
  • Opportunities for Sign-On and Retention Bonuses

Opportunities Within 48forty

We’re a rapidly growing company with plants across the United States. Whether you're looking to relocate or find a good job close to home, there is likely a 48forty facility where you want to be. Explore our current positions to find the right fit for your interests and lifestyle. 

Plant Manager

Our plant managers make sure our facilities continue to run smoothly and safely for all employees. As a plant manager, you develop and execute strategies and processes surrounding the continuous improvement of all aspects of the site, from business development to service.

The plant team in Jackson, Mississippi

The plant team in Jackson, Mississippi.

Plant office in Albany, NY-1

Plant office in Albany, NY.

Pallet Builders

We remanufacture wooden pallets to extend the lifespan of their materials. As a builder/repairer, you play a vital role in keeping every pallet in circulation. This could include replacing boards, piecing materials together to make larger pallets, or finding solutions to create custom-sized pallets. In this role, you become responsible for making sure each pallet is structurally sound and meets our performance requirements.


Pallet Builder Socorro Alvarado with our Lubbock, TX facility.

CDL Class A Drivers

Our drivers handle local deliveries for dedicated runs, which means consistent scheduling you can count on. Our drivers are home every night, giving them a greater work-life balance. This is a 100% no-touch freight position. We also offer Medical and Dental to Drivers from Day 1 and time-and-a-half for all hours worked over 40.

Drivers at our Minneapolis, MN plant-1

Drivers at our Minneapolis, MN plant.

Drivers at our Richmond, VA plant-1

Drivers at our Richmond, VA plant.

Forklift Drivers

As a forklift driver for 48forty, you play an incredibly important role in helping our operations RUN smoothly. You’ll be empowered to make decisions, improve the flow of the facility and ensure that safety remains our top priority. Our forklift drivers are responsible for: loading and unloading materials from a variety of different vehicles, ensuring loads are secure, and regularly check equipment and conduct basic maintenance.

Forklift Driver in Hammond, Louisiana

Forklift Driver in Hammond, Louisiana.

Saw Shop Operators

As a saw shop operator, you’ll guide pallet production and ensure safety and procedures are met to maximize productivity and quality. In this role, you will help repurpose wood pieces to create standard and odd-sized pallets for our customers.

Saw Shop at our Albany, NY plant-1

Saw Shop at our Albany, NY plant.

General Labor

In this role, you’ll need to be able to lift 50-70 pounds, demonstrate great attention to detail and be diligent in all safety rules and regulations. This is a position where tasks may change from day-to-day, with the opportunity to drive a forklift and operate other equipment.

Members of our hardworking team in Fayetteville, Arkansas-1

Members of our hardworking team in Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Apply Today

There’s never been a better time to take a closer look at your employment options. 

Joining 48forty will open doors for consistent work, opportunities to gain new skills and advance, and enjoy a wage and benefits package that can have a positive impact on how you live today and well into the future. We invite you to apply and look forward to having you join our team! Apply today!


Image-1Jeffrey Merrifield is Benefits and Compensation Manager at 48forty Solutions. He has been with the company just over 4 years. His passion is providing quality support to both the employees and the operators of the company.