Job Purpose:

This position requires to deliver freight to company service centers or customer facilities/work sites operating a Bobtail with Class D license.  Successfully load and unload freight during scheduled shifts using a forklift in a safe, efficient manner.

Essential Functions of the Job:

Load and unload freight on trailers using a motorized forklift, pallet jack or manually in compliance with state and federal DOT guidelines. Use various loading techniques, as trained.

Read and interpret shipping labels. Familiarity with, and in some cases ability to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports and exception forms. Hand load, rewrap or stack freight as necessary.

Ensure the quality loading of all trailers.

Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope). Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, and maintenance.

Meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation and satisfactorily pass a drug test and alcohol test.

Hand load, rewrap or stack freight as necessary.

Ensure the quality loading of all trailers.

Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope).

Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.

Operates computer/internal freight monitoring systems required.

Organizational Relationships:

Has frequent contact and communicates with all levels of staff, customers and vendors.

Qualification Guidelines:

High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

Must have the ability to read, write, speak English and perform simple mathematical calculations with general mental abilities to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, maintain logs, etc.

Must have an acceptable motor vehicle record.

Must have good oral communications skills.

Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.

Must have knowledge of DOT regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, inspection and maintenance.

Must satisfactorily pass a drug test.

Must satisfactorily pass and alcohol test (if applicable),

Must satisfactorily pass the orientation/training program instructions by an Total Transportation & Distribution qualified driver trainer.

Must be at least 22 years old.

Must have working knowledge of safe and efficient lifting and transporting procedures.

Must have working knowledge of procedures surrounding all aspects of freight transportation.

Job Type: Full Time Part Time
Job Location: Pheonix AZ

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