YRC Freight RETIRED ONLY Casual Dock Worker- Chesire, CT in Cheshire, Connecticut
A part-time dock worker works primarily nights and weekends in 4 hour shifts. The primary function of a Dock Worker is to efficiently sort, handle, and load freight into and unload it from over-the-road equipment, containers, city trailers and/or straight trucks in accordance with oral and written instructions, as well as federal and state regulations. There are no benefits offered with this part-time casual job. Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen.
Must be at least 18 years of age
Ability to work various shifts and days of the week.
Ability to record applicable freight information on bill of lading.
Ability to match information on freight bill with description on bill of lading.
- Experience operating a forklift
Environmental working conditions vary and employee may encounter vibration, noise, odors, and extremes in temperature and wind as well as exposure to varied weather, varied surfaces, sharp edges, varied lighting and confined and congested areas and occasionally exposure to petroleum-based products such as gasoline, diesel fuel, oil, and grease.
The position requires the ability to sit, stand, walk, and maintain balance for extensive periods of time. The ability to frequently lift up to 10 lbs from floor to above waist and horizontally, and carry objects up to 50 feet. Occasionally lift up to 70 lbs. Seldomly lift up to 100 lbs. Ability to push/pull up to 148 lbs for extensive periods of time. Ability to the couple and uncouple combinations vehicles, which requires the ability to repeatedly turn a crank and operate a release lever. Ability to climb ladders on the tractor and/or trailer(s) and frequently enter and exit vehicles. Ability to perform repetitive tasks; stretch, turn, twist, and reach over head; bend, crouch, squat, kneel and stoop for extensive periods of time. The ability to operate a forklift, dolly, hand truck, pallet truck, carts, and other equipment is necessary for loading and unloading freight.
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans
Title: RETIRED ONLY Casual Dock Worker- Chesire, CT
Requisition ID: 19002J