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Yard Driver - 3rd Shift

Missouri State Job Bank Independence, MO
  • Expired: August 22, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

3rd Shift, Friday - Monday, 6:00am - 4:30pmLogistics done differently.Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 out of the top 50 logistics companies in North America, and Forbes named us one of Americas best employers. At XPO, moving product is vital to our long-term success and we need people with the skill and dedication to take care of business. As the Yard Driver, you will be responsible for moving freight around the yard, as well as loading and unloading trailers by hand or with the use of equipment. On our team, youll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.Pay, benefits and more.We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.What youll do on a typical day:Drive a yard jockey from dock to dockPick up and deliver trailers to the specified docking areaPerform pre-trip and post-trip equipment inspectionsLoad and unload freightComplete required paperwork and communicate clearly (verbally and in writing) with supervisors and associatesWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, youll need:6 months of relevant experienceCDL with Hazmat certificateA valid drivers license with a clean driving record over the past 2 yearsAbility to read and write and accurately complete paperworkUnderstanding of bills of lading, manifests and freight billsItd be great if you also have:High school diploma or equivalentAvailability to work a flexible schedule, including planned and unplanned overtime, which may include weekendsExcellent verbal and written communication skillsThis job requires the ability to:Walk, climb, bend, stoop, squat, twist, push and pullReach (including above your head)Work for extended periods of time on various surfaces that may be uneven or slipperyConnect and disconnect a yard jockeyDrive a truck and/or tractor-trailer combination with power steeringLift up to 50 lbs. frequently and greater than 100 lbs. occasionally; may also move up to 500 lbs. on wheeled cartsBe part of something big.XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.Equal Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Missouri State Job Bank


Independence, MO
64050 USA