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Dock Helper

Gannett Eugene ,OR
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $20,649 to $26,750 Yearly
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Under the direct supervision of the Dock Manager/Leads, the Dock Helper loads trucks with products for delivery to newspaper contractors for final delivery; accurately counts products for contracted independent newspaper carriers picking up their products at the dock; coordinates the arrival of trucks with the delivery of bundles from P communicates with P&A on the delivery order required and condition of bundles; communicates with the Dock Manager/Leads on changes made in loading orders, the condition of bundles and loading equipment; monitors loading times; and reports to the Dock Manager/Leads any accidents or unusual events that happen during the work shift.


* Coordinates truck loading with the Packaging and Assembly Department ("P
* Coordinates material handling of publications printed and/or delivered by Gannett;
* Reports to the Circulation Dock Manager all significant events pertaining to the loading and transportation of the newspaper and helps with the loading and transportation as needed or assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, Education:


operating personal computers and programs;

communicating directions to several persons in a short period of time without becoming confused;

communicating problems clearly and accurately;

handling rapidly changing situations while maintaining control.

lift bundles of newspapers weighing up to 35 pounds to a height up to 3 feet and move them a distance of up to 20 feet;

explain and execute truck loading procedures and supervisory methods requiring independent judgment and initiative;

move rapidly in a congested area and in an outdoor environment;

accurately count products;

work with limited supervision;

maintain harmonious and cooperative relationships with fellow employees and contractors;

safely operate a motor vehicle.

Graduation from a senior high school; previous delivery and/or public contact experience; any satisfactory combination of experience and training. Familiarity with proper dock loading and unloading procedures of light trucks.

Gannett Co., Inc. (NYSE: GCI) is an innovative, digitally focused media and marketing solutions company committed to strengthening communities across our network. With an unmatched reach at the national and local level, Gannett touches the lives of nearly 140 million people monthly with our Pulitzer-Prize winning content, consumer experiences and benefits, and advertiser products and services. Gannett brands include the USA TODAY and more than 260 daily local newspaper brands, digital marketing services companies ReachLocal, WordStream, and ThriveHive and U.K. media company Newsquest. There's never been a better time to join our talented team. Visit to learn more!

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Eugene, OR
97408 USA

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