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Yard Jockey- Garland, TX

US Foods Garland, TX
  • Expired: October 12, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

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Yard Jockey (Night)

  • Move trailers and other equipment on and off the dock
  • Direct traffic in the yard (including company and non-company drivers)
  • Keep track of loads and backhauls in the USF yard
  • Check OTR drivers for tire chocks
  • Yard equipment and load checks
  • Assist management as required to keep the dock flowing
  • Put away return product
  • Washing of trailers
  • Unloading of material from storage trailers
  • Recover drivers with HOS issues
  • Shuttle equipment to vendors for repair
  • Fuel equipment as needed
*****EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status*****
Education/Training: High School diploma / GED or equivalent experience.
Related Experience:
Vehicle mechanical aptitude
6 months experience driving a tractor trailer is required.
Prior trailer jockey experience preferred
Double Endorsement preferred
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Able to read and write legibly; good communication skills, organizational skills, ability to meet daily goals and deadlines.
Physical Requirements: Able to climb in and out of trucks, dolly trailers, and keep up on duties in a fast paced environment. Able to move and lift items and product (heavy and light) as needed to fulfill daily duties.
Basic Purpose
Responsible for moving equipment throughout our facility to keep operations running efficiently and safely throughout the shift. Minor maintenance tasks to maintain the condition of the fleet. Ability to work efficiently and responsibly without supervision. Other work responsibilities as needed to help the operations department run smoothly and service customers effectively.
1. SIT Occasionally
2. STAND Continuously
3. WALK Frequently
4. DRIVE Frequently: Tractor Trailer / Straight truck / Yard Dog
1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary) Continuously
2. 10-20 lbs (Light) Occasionally
3. 25-50 lbs (Medium) Occasionally
4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy) Occasionally (up to 80 lbs.)
5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy) Never
1. 1-10 lbs (Sedentary) Continuously
2. 10-20 lbs (Light) Occasionally
3. 25-50 lbs (Medium) Occasionally
4. 50-100 lbs (Heavy) Occasionally
5. Over 100 lbs (Very Heavy) Never
1. Push/pull Continuously
Item: Boxes, pallets, dolly wheel, 5th wheel arm
2. Climb/balance Occasionally
Item: In and out of trucks, on and off equipment
3. Stoop
*****EOE** **Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual** **Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status*****
US Foods is one of America's great food companies and a leading foodservice distributor, partnering with approximately 250,000 restaurants and foodservice operators to help their businesses succeed. With nearly 25,000 employees and more than 60 locations, US Foods provides its customers with a broad and innovative food offering and a comprehensive suite of e-commerce, technology and business solutions. US Foods is headquartered in Rosemont, Ill. and generates approximately $23 billion in annual revenue.
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US Foods


Garland, TX
75046 USA