Yard Driver

Industry

Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

Advert ID

USA_469507

Valid City, State or Zip Code

Woodruff

Job Type

Contract

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD17.50/hr

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Spartanburg, SC - (USA) 110 Garner Rd Suite 9 SC Spartanburg , SC 29303

Branch Phone Number

864-585-2285

Job Description

Yard Driver needed in Woodruff SC, $17.50/hour.



Summary:



Drives switching equipment, tractors, and straight trucks to transport goods or equipment to and from designated locations. Makes decisions in sequencing schedule to maintain efficient loading and unloading operations. Loads and unloads trailers and verifies product count. Maintains a clean and safe docking area and reports any maintenance or safety issues to supervision. Refuels vehicles on site and documents locations and condition of equipment.



Primary Duties:



Maintain safe and efficient dock operation by switching trailers and equipment to and from docks. Maintains equipment fuel levels and refuels equipment during appropriate times. Loads and unloads trucks, verifying the count and condition of product. Reports overages, shortages, and damages. Performs daily yard checks. Properly secures loads, ensuring loads are within local, state and federal guidelines. Prepares and maintains accurate records and/or logs as required policies and procedures. Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, fuel, oil, and water. Notifies supervision of current or anticipated repair needs. Complies with all company policies, procedures, and guidelines. Performs other duties as assigned.



Qualifications:



High school diploma or equivalent. Considerable knowledge of tractor/truck mechanics and maintenance. Good written and verbal communication skills. Ability to maintain clean driving record. Ability to comply with all applicable OSHA regulations, Commercial driving requirements as per state and federal D.O.T. and/or MSDS standards. Ability to comply with company safety rules, regulations, and required testing. Ability to read, understand, and follow directions/instructions. Ability to read and follow maps. Ability to identify, locate, and disburse product. Desirable-- Two years driving switching or commercial tractor.- Some knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a docking environment. Competencies Required: Passing grade on written exam, physical exam, company yard test, and drug screen.