Opportunity to learn how to manage in a distribution environment. The successful candidate will receive training in the supervision and operational fundamentals of dock operations in preparation to transition into the role of Supervisor.
Be trained to supervise and direct all activities of dockworkers and other support staff engaged in the loading and unloading of freight.
Learn to prepare and plan daily utilization of resources to ensure a consistent and efficient operation.
Gain understanding of company policies and procedures.
Learn the methods of on-the-job safety to foster safe handling, loading and storage of hazardous materials.
Acquire knowledge and effective use of the local union contract.
Gain exposure to linehaul and city operations.
Currently enrolled in a 4 year college or university program as a Junior or Senior or have graduated in the past 12 months.
Effective organizational, planning and prioritization skills.
Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
This is a 24/7 operation. Must be flexible and willing to work any schedule.
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity Employer