Nov 10, 2017

CDL Class A Yard Jockey / Shunt Driver - San Antonio, TX

  • Requested Personnel
  • San Antonio, TX, United States
Full time Transportation - Logistics, Warehousing

Job Description

The Yard Jockey position requires a CLASS A CDL License as the position requires backing 53' trailers into docks 40 to 60 times per day.  The position is: Local, Temp-to-Hire, Full-Time, and pays $13.00/hr and offers great benefits after hire with client.  

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have a Class A CDL and Medical Card with a minimum of 6 months experience driving/backing-up 48’ to 53’ trailers (preferred).
  • Must be flexible to work overtime and rotating shifts (2 weeks from 6am, and 2 weeks from 6pm).
  • Ability to move 40/60 trailers during shift, must be able to consistently back a trailer to the designated area at the first attempt.
  • Must be able to back into a 45 degree angle.
  • Prior experience delivering to stores – such as grocery and/or retail stores, etc. – with docks and narrow turning-areas preferred. Experience maneuvering between tight-spaces, such as between trailers, also preferred.
  • Ability to unlock air lines and pull chocks to release trailers.
  • Ideal candidate must be fit and in shape.
  • Must be able to: work in a fast-paced, non-climate controlled environment; Stand-Bend-Reach-Carry-Lift 35-50 lbs for an 8+ hour shift;
  • Must pass a Criminal Background Check (no felonies within 7 years) and Drug Screen.
  • Steel-toed shoes mandatory. 
  • Must be able to read and speak English.

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