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Yard Jockey Operator in SavannahGeorgia.

Floor & Decor is like no other flooring company. Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, we have quickly become one of the country’s leading flooring retailers, with dozens of stores nationwide – and more to come. A strong entrepreneurial spirit flows through our young company.

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The remarkable success we have enjoyed could not have happened without the time, talent, and teamwork of our extremely dedicated associates. Working with equal amounts of passion and grit, we’ve become the “category killer of flooring” by revolutionizing the way people buy flooring. Our customers enjoy the largest in-stock selection of tile, wood, stone, and flooring accessories at prices no one can beat.

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Yard Jockey Operator

Savannah | Georgia | United States | 31404

It’s great being part of a culture where entrepreneurship and team spirit are not just buzzwords.

We are committed to our associates and customers.  This makes our business successful.

If you love working with a great group of people and desire the opportunity to grow, this is the place for you.

Job Description:

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.

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Floor & Decor is like no other flooring company. Founded in 2000 in Atlanta, we have quickly become one of the country’s leading flooring retailers, with dozens of stores nationwide – and more to come. A strong entrepreneurial spirit flows through our young company. The remarkable success we have enjoyed could not have happened without the time, talent, and teamwork of our extremely dedicated associates. Working with equal amounts of passion and grit, we’ve become the “category killer of flooring” by revolutionizing the way people buy flooring. Our customers enjoy the largest in-stock selection of tile, wood, stone, and flooring accessories at prices no one can beat.

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