Our Logistics department is in search of a Yard Jockey to handle daily warehouse activities. You should be able to prepare trailers and yard vehicles for processing and dispatching shipments. Besides, you should be able to inspect the vehicles and conduct minor repairs as and when needed.
As a Yard Jockey, you should be able to check the incoming and outgoing equipment for their functionality. Also, you should be able to maintain and update a report of the daily activities. In addition to this, you should comply to the health and safety standards at all times.
To perform in this job role, you should have excellent physical fitness. You should be able to operate heavy machinery such as forklift and cranes. Moreover, you should also display strong collaborative skills as well as the ability to work independently. A proven work experience in a similar job role will be beneficial.
If you can ensure efficient functioning of the daily warehouse activities, then do get in touch with us. We would love to have a word with you.
Moving and handling equipment around the yard
Inspecting and conducting minor equipment repairs
Keeping the equipment in a safe and proper working order
Examining the functionality of incoming and outgoing equipment
Creating, updating, and maintaining equipment inventories
Operating the yard truck in a safe manner
Preparing equipment for loading and dispatching
Processing materials for shipment
Conducting timely trailer sanitization
Coordinating with Warehouse Workers in loading and unloading trailer
Preparing and maintaining a report of the daily activities
Adhering to the health and safety protocols at all times
High school diploma or GED
Proven work experience in the Logistics department as a Yard Jockey or a similar role
Familiarity operating yard vehicles, trailers, and containers
Understanding of inventory systems and databases
Knowledge of the health and safety guidelines
Excellent physical dexterity
Good time management and organizational skills
Having an eye for detail
Good communication and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to work independently and collaboratively
Ability to work for long, flexible hours and on weekends
Highly motivated and hardworking individual
Strong multitasking abilities
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