Dock Worker


Shelby, IA

What you'll be doing

Efficiently sort, handle, load and unload palletized and non palletized freight using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including pallet jack, forklift and by hand as needed. Utilize mobile hand held device for tracking shipment. Safely climb in and out of trailer. Lift freight and other object of various shape, size and weight (up to 50 lbs frequently and greater than 75 lbs occasionally). Secure freight inside trailer using appropriate tool and supply (e.g. pallets, straps, rope). Safely walk and stand for extended period of time on a loading dock that is not climate controlled and may be slippery. Verify and complete required documentation and report. Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented. Safely work in adverse weather conditions. Prompt, daily attendance at assigned work location. Perform other duties as assigned.

What your background should be

Prior dock or warehouse experience in the transportation industry is a plus. Prior forklift experience in a freight or less than truckload environment preferred. Prior experience loading and unloading trailers preferred. At least 18 years of age. Highly motivated individual with attention to detail. Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator. Basic written and verbal communication skills. Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing or pulling freight throughout shift. Ability to follow instructions and complete required training. Safely walk, reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel as necessary to perform the job duties. Ability to handle hazardous materials. Adhere to company safety policies.

Required Schooling / Training

Not specified

Who is the client company

This is an American multinational freight transportation and logistics company.
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