Warehousing associate who will also perform the essential functions required in moving, spotting, backing, and inspecting tractor trailers in our yard. The yard driver portion of the job is expected to be about 50% of the role with the other 50% spent on warehousing functions
Warehousing functions such as receiving, put away, picking, packing and shipping
Perform the essential functions required in moving, spotting, backing, and inspecting tractor trailers.
Perform Yard Management functions.
Perform lot checks/trailer location sheet
Check in drivers, sign documents, manage flow
Maintain clean dock and yard areas
Minimum of 2 years' experience in a distribution/warehousing environment
Must possess and demonstrate appropriate mechanical aptitude, as determined by the facility manager, to successfully perform the tasks associated with designated spotter/hostler position.
Must maintain a valid state driver's license if required to operate company equipment.
Experience maneuvering trailers is helpful.
Pick, completely unpack and stage furniture for inspection
Blanket wrap furniture and stage in outbound lanes
Perform minor assembly using basic hand tools (screwdriver, wrenches, cordless drill.etc)
Carefully handle freight using appropriate equipment
Assist with inspection of freight as required
Load and unload both tractor trailers and straight trucks as required using appropriate equipment
Use RF guns, computers and other equipment as directed and trained
Maintain facilities and work areas in a safe and clean manner
Operate Trash compactor or other waste devices as needed
Ability and comfort moving large, heavy furniture (60+ lbs.)
Perform other duties as assigned
Other Essential Skills:
Must be a good example to team: Good attendance, professional demeanor, no warnings etc.
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to maintain flexibility in a fast paced environment
Must be PITO certified, or able to be certified
Ability to constantly work in an outdoor environment, exposed to all weather elements, including extreme hot and cold temperatures, dust and noisy conditions
Must be able to work a flexible schedule; including weekends and being on call
Constantly required to use bending, twisting, walking motions on uneven surfaces throughout the entire work shift
Must be able to work independently
Employment is conditional, based on a drug screen
Must be able to work a 4am
8am shift (will consider 10pm
2am shift if the applicant is not able to work 4am