APL Logistics Americas, Ltd Driver, Yard (CLS) in Shepherdsville, Kentucky

Driver, Yard (CLS)

Description

Drives gasoline or diesel-powered tractor-trailer combination to move trailers within yard to/from assigned dock-door and to/from assigned parking slot. Verifies equipment condition, equipment number, seal number, and door/slot number when moving trailer. Makes report of overages, shortages and breakage/damage. Insures cargo and equipment is secure prior to moving to prevent injury, shifting of product and equipment damage. Ensures trailer movement records are maintained in the Warehouse Management System.

Responsibilities:

This position is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Secures and moves trailers between dock doors and yard parking slots in accordance with the schedule as determined by the shipping office, lead, and/or supervisor.

  • Verifies condition of and markings on trailer, as well as seal numbers.

  • Safety - inspects truck equipment and supplies, such as: tires, lights, breaks, fuel, oil, and water. Ensures equipment is not driven off the property. A towing company must take the equipment to any off-site service for repairs that cannot be performed on property.

  • Maintains records related to hour usage, equipment inspection sheets, maintenance records, and trailer movement reports.

  • When trailer movement not required, will be assigned to one of the following:

  • Perform duties of an MH III inside warehouse

  • Perform bay maintenance

  • Perform pallet inventory

  • Warehouse sanitation / housekeeping duties

Key Results:

  • Apply the APL Logistics Continuous Improvement (ACI) Model for operational efficiency to improve business process, increase proficiency and increase efficiency through waste elimination.

  • Apply the 5S Lean methodology to sustain a safe, clean and orderly facility.

  • Position requires the incumbent’s performance to meet and occasionally exceed standards as set by the company for warehouse safety, food safety, sanitation, quality, productivity and customer service.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

  • Be at least 24 years of age

  • Must have at least one (1) year verifiable experience in a commercial vehicle that required backing to a dock

  • Must have a valid driver’s license issued in the state of their current residence

  • Must be able to meet driving and criminal conviction records requirements as mandated and verified by the APL National Safety Department

  • Two (2) years Forklift experience – both sit down and stand up, motorized and non motorized pallet jack, clamp, reach, and slip sheet

  • Two (2) years warehouse or related work experience

  • Knowledge of inventory control and general warehouse procedures

  • Ability to read and comprehend basic instructions, to interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedures

  • Ability to write legibly

  • Must have basic math skills

  • Ability to make decisions on customer acceptance based on past experience and fitness for use

  • Must have attention to detail for continuous mental and visual attention

  • Data entry skills

  • Ability to communicate in a professional and positive manner

  • Solid command of English, both written and verbal

Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Valid Class A or B Driver's License preferred

  • Spanish speaking a plus

  • Teamwork - showing a commitment to teamwork and collaboration

  • Respect - extending dignity and respect to all people

  • Integrity - fostering trust and a positive work environment

  • Innovation - bringing creativity to the workplace

  • Customer Focus - achieving Company, department, and personal goals through a strong customer focus

Job: Logistics

Primary Location: US-KY-Shepherdsville

Work Locations

USA Shepherdsville(1710)

270 Omega Parkway

c/o Dow Corning

Shepherdsville,40165

Organization APL Logistics Warehouse Management Services, Inc.

Job Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Travel No

Req ID: 180000UO