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Yard Switcher

Office
NCSali
Location
Salisbury NC
Job Category
Assembly
Compensation
$16.00 (hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
09/15/2020
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Yard Switcher

Office
NCSali
Location
Salisbury NC
Job Category
Assembly
Compensation
$16.00 (hourly)
Hours per Week
40
Duration
Long term
Date Posted
09/15/2020

Yard Switcher

Job Description
Marathon Staffing and a global leading lumber company located at Salisbury N.C. NOW HIRING!!!

We are looking for reliable associates who enjoy working OVERTIME, depending on work volume. Also due to Covid 19 we are taking precaution on how we are handling the interview process; this help keep our employees and candidates safe. Below is a short description of the General Labor position that we have available.

General Summary:

Truck Driver is responsible for the operation of commercial vehicles in excess of 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight. Works under indirect supervision; relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines.

Principal Duties / Responsibilities:
• Safely drives on the road delivering products in various weather conditions
• Completes pre-trip and post-trip inspection sheets
• Inspects equipment to ensure safe operating conditions -- checks oil and fuel prior to leaving the yard
• Secures load and/or inspects load to ensure is been properly secured
• Performs duties consistent with all applicable safety, DOT and Company rules
• Conducts preventive maintenance to truck and ensures truck is clean
• Maintains appropriate driving records, logs, and shipping documents as required
• Maintains radio/telephone and EOB (Electronic On-Board System) contact with base or supervisor to receive instructions or to be dispatched to new locations
• Verifies shipping documents for accuracy, and obtains customer's signature on paperwork upon delivery
• Completes paperwork as required
• Completes training as required by management
• Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings
• Performs other duties as required
Requirements:

Knowledge
• Must be 21 years of age
• Minimum 12th grade basic education completed
• Required to have a valid Class A Commercial Drivers License
Skills and Abilities
• Ability to pass a written and driving test on DOT rules and regulations
• Ability to pass a physical examination (DOT required)
• Ability to operate an electronic board system
• Ability to block, brace/strap and tie down/secure cargo for transportation and to tarp load
• Ability to determine if vehicle is properly loaded and if weight cargo is adequate
• Ability to drive and perform duties in a safe manner
• Ability to identify equipment malfunctions and determine safe operation of the vehicle
• Proficient in the use of English language in reading, writing and speaking
• Ability to work in a wide range of weather conditions
• Ability to interact with co-workers, customers and vendors
• Good understanding of efficiencies and productivity measures
• Ability to pass a drug test
• Ability to work hours mandated by management
Conduct
• Must not have any DOT recordable accidents in the past three years
• Safety conscious
• Team player and goal oriented
• Leads by example and positive attitude
• Good communicator, customer service oriented and problem solver
• Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results
Salary/Hourly:
Hourly
About Marathon

Marathon is one of the largest regional employers, supplying temporary, on-site, contract, contract to hire and direct hire employees to companies throughout the United States. We have over three decades of staffing experience and place over 15,000 team members annually. Our offices are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Massachusetts, Nevada, Ohio, South Carolina and Texas.

Marathon exists to help people achieve.

MARATHON IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Contact Us
Salisbury NC
358 Woodmill Rd, Salisbury, NC 28147
Phone: 336-468-7641
For more information about this position, call Alejandra Jimison at 336-468-7641
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