We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.
GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.
We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Truck Driver joining our team to support our customer activities in Springfield, VA.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Truck Driver, you will be trusted to work independently and deliver agile solutions. In this role, a typical day will include:
Maintaining good communication with the team
Providing dedicated local and long-distance truck transportation for sponsor’s organizational cargo
Responsible to perform sponsor’s office moves
Will interact with sponsor facilities within the Washington Metropolitan Area (WMA), and across the continental USA, as well as outside the USA
Truck drivers will typically interact with other MATS warehouseman and other sponsor office warehouseman, as well as sponsor administrators
Fast-paced operation with a high daily cargo volume of various size, weight, and configuration
MATS is comprised of a mix of approximately 20 employees working at multiple sponsor locations within the WMA
Drivers will perform long-haul trucking within the continental USA that typically range from same day out/same day in, to overnight, to one week or two weeks. Two-person team drivers operate on a non-stop basis (one sleeps/one drives) when driving outside the WMA
MATS truck drivers are responsible for loading, driving, and unloading trucks throughout the continental United States
Will work independently for short delivery routes and with a driving partner for long-haul deliveries
Drivers will be expected to operate on roads ranging from interstate highways to underdeveloped, unpaved roads and drive in environments ranging from urban locations to remote sites
4 years of experience
Must be able to obtain TS/SCI w/polygraph
Must have demonstrated ability to safely operate all vehicles for which they are licensed, which includes material handling equipment (MHE) such as forklifts and pallet jacks
Drivers must have the ability to lift items weighing up to 70 lbs and assist with team lifts of heavier items
Must be able to use computers
MATS drivers typically work from 6:00am to 3:00pm while performing tasks within the WMA. When driving outside the WMA, drivers will work various shifts around the clock as necessary to perform the mission
Drivers must meet Department of Transportation and sponsor medical requirements
Drivers at the developmental level must hold and continue to hold a valid (Class B) Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and a Department of Transportation (DoT) medical permit/authorization, as well as meet any sponsor medical requirement
Drivers must obtain OSHA compliant forklift training from prime contractor
Drivers must take sponsor’s system training as required
MATS drivers must continuously demonstrate safe driving and material handling skills, and adhere to local, state and federal driving regulations
Must be proficient in the use of general material handling equipment to include pallet jacks, hand-trucks, J-Bars, forklifts, crow bars, stretch wrap dispensers (manual and automatic) and take dispensers, and truck related equipment and GPS and other satellite transponders
WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:
401K with company match
Challenging work that makes a real impact on the world around you
Diverse, highly collaborative teams
A culture of mobility to foster your career growth goals
Education and training opportunities
Supporting a mission that is important to leverage technology and deliver agile solutions while working in a team-oriented environment
About Our Work
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.