Are you interested in a new career opportunity? Day & Ross is currently seeking a full-time Dock Worker in Calgary, AB within our Sameday Worldwide division.
Why work at Day & Ross? From humble beginnings in the 1950s to a comprehensive suite of integrated transportation and logistics services, Day & Ross has grown to become one of the largest transportation companies in Canada with a growing presence in the USA. With over 5,500 employees and owner operators, Day & Ross, a wholly owned subsidiary of McCain Foods Limited, has become a dominant player in cross-border and TL/LTL transportation, continuing to offer a diversified portfolio of transportation and logistics solutions.
Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2005.
Our commitment to safety and sustainability is rooted in our family values and care for our employees and the communities where we work and live.
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The Dock Worker role is critical to customer service and key to ensuring that customer requirements are being met. The Dock Worker is responsible for ensuring proper, safe and timely handling of inbound and outbound freight. The Dock Worker ensures they maintain a clean work environment with a focus on protecting the customer’s freight from damage through proper handling techniques.
To be successful in this role, you will be expected to complete the following (not an exhaustive list of responsibilities):
- Moving and handling large and cumbersome freight in a dock environment.
- Operating a Forklift in congested areas.
- Ensuring compliance with TDG, WHMIS, Company policies and/or procedures and customer specific requirements.
- Utilizing proper handling techniques to ensure the customer’s freight is protected from damage.
- Ensure all inbound and outbound Freight is accurately and efficiently received and shipped daily in accordance with company procedures.
- Organize and direct inbound and outbound freight to city and line haul trailers.
- Other duties as required.
To be qualified for this role, you must clearly exhibit some or all of the following:
- Previous transportation or dock operational experience preferred.
- Minimum high school education.
- Forklift certification.
- Ability to lift up to 75 lbs.
- Previous dock experience is an asset.
- Basic computer skills considered an asset.
- Self-motivated and safety-minded.
- Work well in a team environment.
- Work efficiently with little to no supervision.
The working environment will include physical labour (bending crouching, etc.), outside in varying weather conditions, loud machinery, and operating a forklift in congested areas.
With a focus on quality customer service that extends to our valued employees, Day & Ross has been continuously recognized as an honored recipient of Canada’s Best Managed Companies since 2005. We offer our full-time employees a generous Benefits package and a company matched Pension plan.
If you are interested in growing with Day & Ross, please apply directly on our website at www.dayandrosscareers.com or send your resume to [email protected] Please include the job title and location in the subject line.
Please note that the successful candidate will be subject to reference and criminal background checks prior to employment.
We thank you for your application, but only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
As a federally regulated employer, The Day & Ross Transportation Group fully supports the principles of employment equity and encourages all qualified members of the designated groups to apply.
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