The shuttle driver loads and unloads trailers and moves materials between East and West Plants and to an off-site facility.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Operates tractor-trailer/shuttle truck to back trailers into dock bays and pull them to a secured lot once completed.
Transports local and over the road deliveries observing all traffic laws and safety regulations
Chocks rear wheels of truck or trailer before any unloading takes place. Remove chocks before driving away.
Must be able to pass forklift certification test
Move product safely using forklift. Follow instructions for operating equipment.
Report faulty equipment, damage to racks, and other safety hazards to supervisor.
Inventory product as needed.
Clear work area of loose or scrap materials. Sweep work area as needed.
Load and unload trucks. Move product into correct positions.
Accurately complete inter-plant transfer forms
Other duties as assigned
This position has no supervisory responsibilities
QUALIFICATIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactory. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) preferred
Ability to successfully pass the OSHA Forklift Certification
Prefer one to three years related experience driving tractor trailers, without incident
Ability to carry out instructions furnished in written or verbal form
Ability to read and interpret basic documents, safety rules and other correspondence
Must maintain regular and acceptable attendance at such level as is determined in the attendance policy stated in the company’s employee handbook. Must be available and willing to work overtime hours as the employer determines is necessary or desirable to meet its business needs. Must be available and willing to work such weekends and/or holidays as the employer determines are necessary or desirable to meet its business needs.
ALL SAFETY REQUIREMENTS:
ABSENCE OF DIRECT THREAT REQUIREMENT:
Must not pose a direct threat or significant risk of substantial harm to the safety or health of himself/herself or others.
SAFETY COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENT:
Must be committed to a high standard of safety and be willing and able to comply with all safety laws and all of the employer’s safety policies and rules and must be willing to report safety violations and potential safety violations to appropriate supervisory or management personnel.