Jun 19, 2017

Part-Time Dock Worker (2nd Shift) (44473)

  • Tax Air Inc.
  • Milwaukee, WI, USA
Full time Manufacturing

Job Description

SCOPE OF POSITION:

Reporting to the dock supervisor, the dock worker loads, unloads, and stages freight as directed or required.

BASIC FUNCTION:

Performs loading, unloading, and staging of freight on the appropriate motor carrier and in dock facilities in a safe, effective, efficient, accurate, and timely manner. Completes and processes appropriate paperwork while performing daily duties/responsibilities. Understands, supports, and promotes Tax-Air's philosophy and commitment to safety and security.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Promotes and maintains a flexible, cooperative, positive, team-oriented and customer-focused attitude within and between co-workers, departments, and other Tax-Air terminals.

Ensures that all freight paperwork is complete, accurate, legible, and processed in a timely manner.

Performs physical loading, unloading, rearranging, and staging of freight.

Uses scanning equipment, as required, to register bar codes for tracking freight in the Tax-Air Ultra Pro system.

Safely, effectively, and efficiently operates material handling equipment as required (lift trucks, tow motors, etc.) to perform daily duties/responsibilities.

Checks shipments and/or freight and material received for correct items, counts, packing/crating/tagging etc.

Ensures safe and proper loading of freight within each vehicle (bracing, strapping, labeling freight, etc.) to minimize the possibility of damaged freight.

Promotes and helps maintain a safe and secure working environment at all times.

All other duties as assigned by the dock supervisor and/or the team leader.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

Must have a minimum of 6 months prior forklift experience; a combination of applicable work experience &/or education conducive to success in a warehouse/dock role will be considered.

Forklift certification with experience loading/unloading commercial vehicles & staging freight is preferred.

Must be self-motivated with the ability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced, constantly changing, and stressful environment.

Must be able to safely and efficiently operate material handling and dock-related equipment including forklifts, hand trucks, tow motors, dock hooks, etc.

Must be forklift certifiable through Tax-Air's forklift certification program for OSHA compliance.

Must have at least average math competence/skills with the ability to verify freight counts, read and apply labels, understand load manifests, freight staging, etc.

Must be team-oriented and safety conscious.

Must be able to lift 75 lbs.

EQUIPMENT/TOOLS OPERATED:

Forklift, dock hook, general material handling equipment, banders, calculator, copier, imaging equipment, scanning equipment, etc.

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