Yard Jockey Operator

  • Bloomingdale, Georgia, 31312

PURPOSE
This position is responsible for the effective daily coordination and movement of inbound containers and outbound trailers by use of a yard jockey vehicle.

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Organize and prioritize trailer placement in collaboration with the Outbound and Inbound Coordinators
  • Successfully place equipment at corresponding doors, chock tires, and set trailer jacks
  • Inspect containers for damage or unsafe alterations and report any findings to management
  • Pull equipment from door once given all clear, close the doors, and ensure the seal is properly attached
  • Move equipment to designated staging area and place containers back-to-back for increased security
  • Instruct drivers on the importance of safety procedures as outlined by the Logistics Manager
  • Work to improve processes and procedures to maximize safety, effectiveness, and efficiency
  • Maintain processes and procedures in accordance with FTZ and C-TPAT regulations and standards
  • Complete daily inspection of jockey truck noting any maintenance issues to management
  • Maintain the cleanliness of outdoor yard area by routinely removing trash and debris


MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 1-2 years of relevant experience required
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Must possess excellent customer service and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Must pass pre-employment background check which includes MVR


WORKING CONDITIONS (TRAVEL, HOURS, ENVIRONMENT)

  • This position is hourly, knowing it may include hours which exceed eight hours in a day or forty hours in a week
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to a warehouse environment and moving vehicles as well as outdoor weather conditions including: heat, cold, rain, and/or snow. The noise level in the work environment is typically moderate to noisy.


PHYSICAL/SENSORY REQUIREMENTS
Sedentary Work – Ability to exert 50 - 70 pounds of force occasionally, and/or negligible amount of force frequently to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.

Store Support Center Associates
Provide leadership and support training on all Safety programs, processes and procedures, insuring that every associate is properly trained for their position.
Follow established Safety procedures in all aspects of work assignments applicable to the position. This includes participating in all Safety related training and acquiring certifications. Each associate is responsible for Safety at the Store Support Center and when visiting other company work locations. All Safety concerns must be brought to the attention of the management of a location and/or the Store Support Center Safety Department immediately.

NOTE: All duties and responsibilities listed are considered to be essential job functions and requirements, and are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities. Marginal functions of the position (those that are incidental to the performance of fundamental job duties) have not been included. However, the omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or logical assignment to the position.

This job description does not constitute an employment agreement between the employer and the employee, and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the business and requirement of the job change.

Benefits & Rewards

  • Bonus opportunities at every level

  • Career advancement opportunities

  • Relocation opportunities across the country

  • 401k with discretionary company match

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Referral Bonus Program

  • Corporate Discount Programs

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and other Insurance Plans (subject to eligibility criteria)

Equal Employment Opportunity

Floor & Decor is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to equal opportunity for all associates and applicants.  F&D recruits, hires, trains, promotes, compensates and administers all personnel actions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sex stereotyping, pregnancy (which includes pregnancy, childbirth and medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, mental or physical disability, ancestry, medical condition, marital status, military or veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

This policy applies to all areas of employment, including recruitment, testing, screening, hiring, selection for training, upgrading, transfer, demotion, layoff, discipline, termination, compensation, benefits and all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment.  This policy and the law prohibit employment discrimination against any associate or applicant on the basis of any legally protected status outlined above.

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Benefits & Rewards

  • Bonus opportunities at every level
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Relocation opportunities across the country
  • 401k with company match
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Corporate Discount Programs
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and other Insurance Plans (subject to eligibility criteria)

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