Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Dockworker - Part Time in Portland, Oregon

Job Description

Old Dominion is currently recruiting for a Dock Worker. This role will successfully load and unload freight throughout the shift using a forklift or manually in a safe, efficient manner. Will perform work associated with warehousing, material handling, and other related duties as assigned. Would have flexible scheduling availability to include third shift, evening, weekend, and some holidays. The Dock Worker is critical to the accurate delivery of our customer’s freight.

Job Summary

A Dockworker successfully loads and unloads freight throughout the shift using a forklift or manually in a safe, efficient manner. Would have flexible scheduling availability to include third shift, evening, weekend, and some holidays. The dockworker is critical to the delivery of our customer’s freight.

Responsibilities

  • Load and unload freight on trailers using a motorized forklift, pallet jack or manually in compliance with state and federal DOT guidelines. Use various loading techniques, such as loading tight or cross loading.

  • Transport self and/or freight continuously throughout the service center in a forklift on non-forgiving surfaces.

  • Utilize Dock Yard Management System to consistently monitor freight shipment locations throughout the service center.

  • Read and interpret shipping labels. Familiarity with, and in some cases ability to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports and exception forms.

  • Hand load, rewrap or stack freight as necessary.

  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope).

  • Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • High School Degree or equivalent preferred .

  • Must be able to read, write and speak English

  • Previous forklift experience a plus

  • Able to complete company and governmental forms and comprehend written company policies and governmental regulations.

  • Ability to properly operate hand held mini-computer when needed.

  • Must be able to have a flexible work schedule in order to meet customer pickup and delivery schedules

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2017-3793

Location PDX - PORTLAND - OR

Category Warehouse/Dock

City Portland

Position Type Regular Part-Time

State OR