Imagine...working for a company that knows that its people are the key to its success in the marketplace. A company in which achieving extraordinary results and having a stimulating work experience are part of the same process.
We cultivate and embrace a diverse employee population. We recognize that people with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives fuel our growth and enrich our global culture.
We are looking for an individual who enjoys working in a fast-paced, team oriented environment, likes to be challenged, and values the opportunity to make a difference.
The Truck Jockey, under the general supervision of a Warehouse Supervisor, is responsible for the safe and efficient moving of tractor-trailers in the yard. This individual is also responsible for safely and efficiently handling the finished products.
Essential Job Duties:
Demonstrates the ability to operate the following equipment in a safe and knowledgeable manner: tractor/trailer trucks, straight body trucks, forklifts, floor jacks, and pallet jacks.
Operates in a safe and knowledgeable manner tractor/trailer trucks and straight body trucks to and from shipping and receiving dock areas. May be required to drive straight body trucks to other locations.
Performs all DOT and/or Company required pre-trip safety inspections and maintains logs & records as appropriate. Keeps a daily record including trip reports and trailer yard inventory.
Maintains exterior of all dock areas. Included is occasionally sweeping and removal of debris, removal of snow and ice as necessary, an inspection of trailer restraints, an inspection of exterior dock equipment, including but not limited to, dock shelters, dock enclosures, dock bumpers, lighting, painting, etc.
Responsible for inspection of the tail end of drop trailer loads to ensure products are properly secured prior to closing doors, affixing trailer seal on rear doors of drop trailer loads, and corrects discrepancies immediately.
Practices and adheres to appropriate safety and hygiene guidelines/procedures for safe housekeeping and personal protection; keeps work area clean; stores supplies in designated areas; identifies/reports defective equipment; reports all job-related injuries to supervision.
Performs other job-related projects (including but not limited to inventory control and/or order management activities at the warehouse) duties and assignments as directed by warehouse supervision.
May be responsible for placing paperwork (bill of lading, etc.) on dropped trailers.
Assists in product transfer from the warehouse racks to the trucks when necessary.
Maintains general housekeeping duties, sweeps floors, retrieves pallets and distributes to proper locations; performs light maintenance.
May perform other duties as required.
Scope of Responsibility:
Must take full responsibility for the proper storage, location, safety, and cleanliness of equipment.
Maintains a valid driver#39;s license with a good driving record.
Work as a team to cover vacations and other absent time across shifts.
Maintain the outside dock areas in a clean and orderly fashion.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements:
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Must be able to operate material handling equipment.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
Education and Experience:
High School Diploma or GED and/or 1-year production experience in a manufacturing environment required.
Professional Licenses or Certifications:
DOT Medical Card.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear (wear radio). Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, and walk. The employee must occasionally stoop or kneel.
Up to 10 lbs.: Occasionally
Up to 25 lbs.: Occasionally
Up to 50 lbs.: Occasionally
Up to 100 lbs.: Seldom/Never
More than 100 lbs.: Seldom/Never
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee is sometimes exposed to wet and/or humid conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; toxic or caustic chemicals; outside weather conditions; and extreme heat.
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity for employees and applicants in all aspects of the employment relationship, without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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