Hiring Event Combination Driver/Dock Worker (less than one year experience)-Cumberland, RI

JOB SUMMARY

Join the YRC Freight team! We are the original LTL Carrier with over 90 years in the business and we're looking for fulltime Combination City Driver/Dock Workers.

As a YRC Freight City Combination Driver/Dock Worker, you'll be responsible for safely driving trucks and trailers to pick up and deliver freight to and from various locations as well as loading/unloading freight from trailers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

* Operating a tractor-trailer to pick up and deliver freight within a defined area

* Pre-trip and post trip inspections of tractor/trailer(s) and when stopped en route

* Dropping and hooking trailer(s) and changing equipment configurations as necessary

* Loading and unloading freight from trailers using various lifting methods including forklifts, pallet jacks, etc.

* Preparing, inspecting, and cleaning trailers before loading freight

* Reviewing freight bills for special instructions and inspecting freight for damage

BENEFITS

* Competitive pay based on union scale

* 100% Company Paid premiums for Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage for you and your family (most locations)

* Paid Overtime

* Paid Vacation

* Paid Holidays

* Paid Sick Time

* 401k Retirement Plan

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

* 21 years of age or older

* Possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Double/Triple, Tanker and Hazardous Material endorsements

* One year of tractor-trailer driving experience

* A safe driving record per MVR

* Ability to lift up to 70 pounds

* Read, write and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, understand highway and traffic signs and signals, respond to official inquiries, read a bill of lading

* Work various shifts and days of the week

For other opportunities visit drive4yrc.com or call 1-877-249-2271 to speak to a recruiter now.

YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans