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Yard Jockey - 2nd Shift

Preferred Meals Moosic, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Full-Time / 2nd Shift / M-F

The Yard Jockey is responsible for the movement and management of trucks within the distribution facility.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Properly assists drivers; checks loads
  • Correctly confirms safe operational condition of vehicles and/or equipment before and after use
  • Ensures vehicles and/or equipment are fueled
  • Conducts yard inventory, equipment and seal inspections
  • Works with dispatch and warehouse staff regarding communicating, sequencing and movement coordination
  • Safely operates material handling equipment to load or unload materials and ensure proper closure of the trailer as necessary
  • Maintains a safe and clean work environment
  • Regular and consistent attendance and punctuality are job requirements
  • Regular and consistent attendance and punctuality are a job requirements
  • Ability to get along with others and non-violence is a job requirement to consistently promote a positive team environment
  • Assist other employees in the performance of their assigned duties when necessary

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Six months related experience required
  • Valid driver’s license required, Class A Commercial Driver’s License may be required
  • Current DOT Medical card may be required
  • May require material handling certification

Physical Demands/Work Environment

  • May be required to lift, carry, push, and pull items weighing up to 70 pounds.
  • A full range of body motion is required on the job to include frequent sitting, bending, stooping, crouching, lifting carrying, grasping, pinching, feeling, walking standing, climbing, driving, pushing/pulling, handling, balancing reaching on all planes.
  • Maybe be required to wear protective hard hat, reflective clothing, ear wear, eye wear, gloves, footwear or other required protective attire.

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4135 Birney Avenue, Moosic, PA 18507
Moosic, PA