Dock Worker – Seasonal

Location: Tacoma

Company: Carlile

Employment Type: Seasonal

Region: Pacific Northwest

Job Category: Operations

Publish Date: April 8, 2019

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.


  • Seasonal
  • Anywhere
  • This position has been filled


This position is responsible for loading, unloading, receiving, handling and shipping of freight.



  • Operate safely and compliance with all established HSSE policies and procedures
  • Read customer orders, shipping orders, or requisitions to determine items to be moved, gathered, distributed and/or shipped
  • Load/unload containers, lift materials, verify and receive POs and BOLs, count and label
  • Pack and/or ship materials in compliance with DOT and Carlile policies and procedures
  • Consolidate boxes and pallets for shipment
  • Note damaged freight, record on BOL and photograph
  • Maintain good housekeeping standards with focus on the care and custody of materials
  • Prepare and prioritize orders for shipment to include delivery documents
  • Prioritize and complete day-to-day activities as assigned based on customer needs
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Previous material handling and forklift experience preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including data entry
  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction, takes responsibility for own actions, completes tasks on time or communicates alternate plans
  • Treats people with respect; keeps commitments, inspires the trust of others, works with integrity and ethically, upholds organizational values
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and accuracy
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to prioritize work throughout the day
  • Knowledge of DOT and HazMat regulations