Yard Jockey
U.S. Foodservice - Altoona, PA

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13000623

Employee Status

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Schedule

Regular

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Full-time

Primary Location

PA-Altoona

Basic Purpose

To safely move equipment between warehouse, garage and truck lot, as directed and as needed by nightshift shipping operation

Description

Ø Moves equipment between warehouse, garage and truck lot, as directed and as needed by nightshift shipping operation.

Ø Hooks up trailer to tractor by cranking the legs up on the trailer, and pulling the pin on the fifth wheel.

Ø Completes the dock work of spotting equipment.

Ø Insures all safety requirements and practices are in place, for the equipment and transportation to/from warehouse and docks.

Ø Monitors the fuel quantities at the fuel island; assists in fueling equipment as necessary at night.

Ø Daily performs general inspection of equipment; pre-cools trailers before loading.

Ø Washes equipment and sweeps out trailers as necessary.

Ø Communicates regularly with nightshift supervisors, dispatcher and support personnel to insure smooth loading and shipping operation.

Ø Completes necessary paperwork and documentation relative to the jockey position.

Ø Other duties as assigned or directed

Qualifications

Ø High school diploma or GED

Ø CDL-A license; with good driving and safety record

Ø Ability to work well with and take direction from others

Ø Must be able to read and write English

Ø Ability to maintain a good work schedule

Ø Ability to repeatedly climb in/out of tractors/trailers; push/pull/lift up to 80+ lbs. frequently throughout the work shift.

Ø Ability to complete necessary paperwork accurately and timely

Ø Able to work flexible hours, overtime, and weekends and holidays

Physical Requirements

Ability to repeatedly climb in/out of tractors/trailers; push/pull/lift up to 80+ lbs. frequently throughout the work shift. Able to work in varying climates and temperatures -- in and out of the warehouse environment, and outdoors for most of work time.  Able to work flexible hours, overtime, and weekends and holidays

Shift

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Night Job

Job Function

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Delivery

Job Level

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Individual Contributor

Travel

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Yes, 10% of the time

U.S. Foodservice is an EEO/AA employer.

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