Dock Worker (Part-time) - Cedar Rapids, IA
Con-way - Cedar Rapids, IA

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Dock Worker (Part-time) - Cedar Rapids, IA - OPE010993 Description
      Job Summary:

      Load and unload freight in a timely manner utilizing the appropriate motorized and manual equipment and by hand as needed.

      Description of Essential Job Functions:
      • Available to work a variety of shifts, including days, evenings, nights and weekends due to varying freight volumes.
      • Efficiently sort, handle, load and unload palletized and non-palletized freight using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including pallet jack, forklift and by hand as needed.
      • Utilize mobile hand held devices for tracking shipments.
      • Safely climb in and out of trailers.
      • Lift freight and other objects of various shapes, sizes and weights (up to 50 lbs frequently and greater than 75 lbs occasionally).
      • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope).
      • Safely walk and stand for extended periods of time on a loading dock that is not climate-controlled and may be slippery.
      • Safely walk, reach (including above your head), bend, climb, push, pull, twist, squat and kneel as necessary to perform the job duties.
      • Verify and complete required documentation and reports.
      • Ability to handle hazardous materials.
      • Adhere to company safety policies.
      • Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.
      • Safely work in adverse weather conditions.
      • Perform other duties as assigned.
      • Prompt, daily attendance at assigned work location.

      Skills & Experience:
      • Prior dock/warehouse experience in the transportation industry is a plus.
      • Prior forklift experience in a freight / less than truckload environment preferred.
      • Prior experience loading and unloading trailers preferred.
      • At least 18 years of age.
      • Highly motivated individual with attention to detail.
      • Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator.
      • Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)
      • Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing/pulling freight throughout shift.
      • Ability to follow instructions and complete required training.
      • Ability to work independently and/or as a team member.
      • Must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.
      • Pass a company paid Post Offer Pre-Hire screen (physical essential functions) test.
      Company Overview:

      Con-way Freight is the premier provider of reliable, regional, inter-regional and nationwide LTL service to customers large and small across our integrated, single North American network of LTL operating locations.

      Recently, Fortune Magazine named Con-way the "Most Admired Company" in the transportation and logistics industry. At Con-way, you will work alongside a top caliber management team that not only understands the transportation industry but the importance of utilizing and developing top talent. If you are looking to build a solid and long-lasting career where you will be recognized and rewarded for your hard work, look to Con-way. Apply today and find out why thousands of people have made Con-way their employer of choice!

      We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer M/F/D/V

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      Primary Location United States-Iowa-Cedar Rapids

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      Con-way Inc. is a freight transportation and logistics services company headquartered in Ann Arbor, Mich. Con-way delivers industry-leading...