Truck/Yard Driver (Jockey) (Greer, SC)

GT Logistics Group is seeking a truck driver at our warehouse yard for our Greer, SC location.

The Operator is accountable for the safe and efficient operation of the trailers and/or containers within the cargo yard or warehouse, and may also be required to perform order filler or order checker duties in addition to his or her own.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Unload inbound shipments safely and move products to storage locations.
  • Efficiently stack and store the merchandise in the appropriate area.
  • Efficiently move product from staging and/or storage areas into rail cars or trailers. 
  • Load, unload, move, stack and stage product and materials using a forklift, clamp, push-pull, or other powered equipment. 
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient manner following prescribed work methods.
  • Conduct maintenance on trucks, and coordinate repairs and equipment maintenance as required.
  • Comply with all Company rules, policies, and procedures.  
  • Work and behave safely by following all safety rules and regulations.
  • Perform any task required to support customer requirements and Company goals.

Qualifications Include (but not limited to):

  • A clean driving record is required for this position. A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) is not required but is preferred.
  • Yard maintenance, truck mechanic experience and/ or forklift experience is preferred.
  • Prior experience as a Hostler is a plus.
  • Works well in group problem-solving situations; uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics. Self-starter and troubleshooter preferred. 
  • Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions; demonstrates group presentation skills; participates in meetings.
  • Teamwork – Team player with great interpersonal & communication skills. Gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; able to build morale and group commitments to goals and objectives; supports everyone’s efforts to succeed.
  • Strategic Thinking – Understands organization’s strengths & weaknesses; identifies external threats and opportunities; adapts strategy to changing conditions.

  • Planning/Organizing -Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources; sets goals and objectives; organizes or schedules other people and their tasks; develops realistic action plans.

  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

  • Dependability – Follows instructions and responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

  • Innovation – Develops innovative approaches and ideas; presents ideas and information in a manner that gets others’ attention.

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

  • Physical Demands:  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, sit, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee must lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. The employee is required to ask for assistance from co-workers, Supervisors or Management when lifting and/or moving any object, regardless of weight, where personal injury may occur. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, and the ability to adjust focus. 
  • Work Environment: The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate.
Our motto at Global Trade Logistics is… GRIND, HUSTLE, and EXECUTION  

GTL is a third-party logistics warehouse specializing in supply chain distribution and FTZ operations. Are you ready to be a part of our team? Click apply below. We welcome hearing from you.

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Contact Us

Contact Kathleen Jordan, our VP of Customer Support, and our support team for more information on our services and location.

(864) 326-3097
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Reach out to Ben Jordan, our President & Founder, regarding any questions or concerns.

(803) 883-1917
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154 Metro Court, Greer SC 29650

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