[J164] - Switcher/Shunter

[J164] - Switcher/Shunter

28 Apr
YRC Freight

28 Apr

YRC Freight


Shift: Day

Job Duties:

Operates shunt vehicles within the confines of the exterior worksite

Locates the required trailers in the yard

Parks trailers in locations where they are safe and readily available

Ensures that trailers are moved to locations on premises to allow for loading, unloading, parking or maintenance ensuring the appropriate trailer is moved to the appropriate dock/location

Ensures that the corresponding paperwork accompanies the appropriate trailer

Assists in and ensures the safe flow of traffic in work site and parking area

Receives and relays information to dispatcher or supervisor

Keeps dispatcher aware of which trailers are ready to move out, which have been moved etc

Performs pre-trip inspection on trailers and at times may be required to perform minor maintenance

Operate loading devices to load and unload materials onto and off trucks and loading docks of

Operate industrial trucks, tractors, loaders and other equipment to transport materials to and from transportation vehicles and loading docks and to store and retrieve materials in warehouses

Other activities, such as opening containers and crates, filling warehouse orders, assisting in taking inventory and weighing and checking materials. Other duties as may be assigned in support of the dock and freight handling operation


Competencies / Requirements :

Completion of secondary school

Class 1 with air brake endorsement

Clear Driver’s Abstract at time of hire

Clear Criminal record check required

Must be flexible with hours and available for various shifts/hours

Backing skills an asset

Working Conditions:

Duties performed in-cab, at loading docks and customer pickup & delivery sites

May be schedule variety of hours based of needs of the business

Available to work 2:00pm to 10:30pm

YRC Reimer is an Employment Equity Employer

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