Yard Jockey

Yard Jockey

Website US Foods

Wholesale Food Distributor

Join Our Community of Food People!

Hours will be Sunday 2:00 p.m. until finished and Monday – Thursday – 7 p.m. until finished.

Essential Duties:

Communicate with Dispatcher/Router for truck/trailer and door assignments
Keep assigned equipment coupled
Move trailers between buildings as directed by Router or Warehouse Supervisor
Load, unload or merge loads between environments
Stage shuttle trailers nightly for shuttle drivers
Set up trailers for backhaul with tractor and empty pallets
Place backhauls in correct door to be unloaded by warehouse
Make sure all equipment is paired and ready for next day’s deliveries.
Work with mechanics nightly
Must attend all required company meetings.
Keep trailers washed out on a scheduled basis.
All other duties as assigned.

Education/Training: HSD or GED required. Must possess a valid CDL A license. Must have, or be willing to get, doubles endorsement.

Related Experience: Minimum 2 years over the road commercial driving experience. Must be able to use pallet jack. DOT Hours of Service knowledge.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Must be at least 21 years of age. Must have 3 years clean driving record with no DUI convictions. Must be able to pass DOT physical. Must be able to perform all job functions safely. Must be able to work the scheduled/assigned times and required overtime for the position. Must be able to perform coupling procedures for the Tractor/Trailer. Frequent climbing, bending, walking. Must be able to work in all weather conditions. Must be able to work Sunday through Thursday shift until finished.

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***

To apply for this job email your details to 2hhr@usfoods.com