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Gordon Food Service Miami , FL 33196

Posted 4 months ago

$ 20.29/hour, which includes a $0.75 shift premium

Schedule: Sunday

  • Friday, 4:00 pm

  • Finish (Saturday and Wednesday off)
    3301 NW 125th St., Miami, FL 33167Benefits after 30 days!

Experience a world where hard work and great pay create a place where you can learn by doing, meet new challenges, work alongside some of the greatest team members around, and have a little fun along the way.

A Yard Switcher supports Gordon Food Services' (GFS) Distribution Centers by pulling trailers from doors, hooking trailers together according to weight and filling empty doors while staying ahead of the pace of the warehouse.

Distribution Center in Miami, FL

  • Working Hours: Sunday through Friday, with Wednesdays and Saturdays off, 4:00 PM until finish (40-45+/hours per week)
  • Location: 3301 NW 125th St., Miami, FL 33167

Pay: You'll start at $20.29 per hour.

Like any job, there are some requirements:

  • You must be 18 years of age or older (required).

  • You must have a CDL Class A license and meet DOT requirements for physical health standards.

  • Two years previous warehouse experience OR an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • Successfully pass our Hair Follicle Drug Test, Background Check, and Alcohol Screening requirements (Note we do not check your credit score).

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent (preferred).

  • Must be able to work holidays as required.

  • Valid email so we can follow up with you and let you know what's happening next in the process.

Now about this position:

  • Set the refrigeration units (inside the trailers) including checking and filling to the appropriate oil level, starting the refrigeration units and monitoring temperature settings.

  • Perform pre-trip inspection of trailers according to safety procedures, completing and submitting the inspection form daily.

  • Move the trailer from the shipping dock or receiving dock and replace them with empty trailers.

  • Typical tools you'll us include: yard truck, a tracker, and a radio.

Essential Physical and Mental

  • Fast paced position which requires you be able to stand, walk and climb stairs for extended periods of time.

  • Requires you to work outdoors, potentially in extreme temperatures and/or snow or rain depending on weather conditions.

  • Ability to read, write and communicate in English.

  • The employee must be able to hear (hearing devices are permitted). For your safety, and for those of others on the team, you must be able to immediately perceive auditory warning signals (i.e. bells, alarms, and horns) that are used to warn employees of the start-up, movement, or approach of equipment (including forklifts, turrets, overhead cranes, conveyors, trucks, and other equipment), mechanical abnormalities, and similar risk situations during operation.

  • Regularly required to sit and walk so the employee must be mobile.

  • Frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms.

  • Lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Click Here to get a quick glance of who we are and the impact you could have on the food service industry. There's a seat at our table for you!

Be part of an amazing culture where what matters to you, matters to us!

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce. To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a Gordon Food Service customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.


We take care of each other at Gordon Food Service. Employees love our competitive benefit plans, which include all the things you would expect and a few that you might not! Click here for more details.

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Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. The EEO is the Law poster is available here:

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, please submit your request to and use the words "Accommodation Request" in your subject line. Please keep in mind this method is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability.

All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco-free.

Gordon Food Service is a drug-free workplace and drug tests all employees.

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Gordon Food Service