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Yard Jockey

Kelly Services
Jacksonville, FL 32232
The Yard Jockey should be able to comfortably operate a semi-truck with a trailer and/or yard tractors/mules, to move trailers in and out of dock doors or around the truck yard. The candidate must be able to back trailers up to dock doors, often with other trailers on either side of the dock. In addition, he/she may have to use other warehouse equipment, such as pallet jacks, manual jacks, and forklifts. The Yard switcher should also know how to perform pre- and post-trip inspections on tractors and trailers.

**Core Responsibilities & Duties:**

+ Responsible for the movement and spotting of trailers to facilitate the needs of the warehouse in sorting and processing material for shipment or storage

+ Responsible for timely movements and knowledge of on-hand inventory

+ Responsible to maintain a neat and orderly storage lot oriented toward maximizing efficiency in servicing the facility's needs

+ Operate yard truck in a safe manner

+ Drive and operate vehicle under 15 mph in and around facility

+ Conduct pre-trips on trailers before placing in doors

+ Must function and interact on a daily basis with facility personnel and comply with facility safety requirements

+ Communicate using cellular telephone or 2-way radio with dispatch

+ Security of valuable commodities and the storage area itself are a major area of concern for the yard switcher, occasionally requiring guidance from supervisory personnel regarding

+ Other duties as assigned

**Job Requirements**


+ Safe truck and trailer operating skills are required

+ Experience with backing 53 foot trailers

+ A current Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) is preferred, however, verifiable experience will be considered.

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the 440,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.
Posted: 2021-04-23 Expires: 2021-05-24

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