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Yard Worker

Location: Anchorage

Company: Carlile

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Alaska

Job Category: Operations, Trucking

Publish Date: January 14, 2020

Company Description: As Alaska’s premier trucking company, Carlile offers a variety of exciting careers with competitive salaries and benefits. Carlile recruits for positions throughout its network of terminals servicing Alaska from Anchorage, Fairbanks, Kenai, Kodiak, Prudhoe Bay and Seward, as well via locations in Tacoma, WA, Houston TX and Edmonton, AB.

Description:

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere
  • This position has been filled

Carlile

This position is responsible for loading and off-loading trailers, trucks and other vehicles using forklifts and other material handling equipment and preparing freight for OTR/Rail shipment.

Responsibilities:

  • Operate safely and compliance with all established HSSE policies and procedures
  • Check all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate
  • Works with dispatchers, drivers and operations personnel to ensure yard traffic is managed efficiently
  • Move freight and other materials using forklifts and hostlers to position for receiving and loading
  • Complete thorough yard cleanup, stacking dunnage in dunnage racks, picking up pallets and garbage, etc.
  • Sort and inspect freight for damage and inconsistencies prior to loading and unloading, ensuring freight is labeled and counted
  • Tie down and secure loads on flatbeds, flat racks and rail cars in accordance with DOT regulations and Carlile policies and procedures for OTR/Rail transport
  • Couple and un-couple trucks and trailers, creating sets and preparing loads for transit
  • Snow removal duties as required
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • One to two years yard operations experience preferred
  • Forklift certification preferred