Penske Truck Driver – Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher – Penske Logistics in Stockton, California

Description:

Position Summary:

Why Penske?

  • 3 – 4 days off per week

  • Paid Weekly

  • Competitive Pay

  • UNLIMITED DRIVER REFERRAL BONUSES

Route/Activity – Our Yard Jockey will be responsible for yard and trailer movements within the yard. Yard Jockey's will be utilized as a driver during volume spike and driver need.

Schedule – 12 hour shifts. Night Rotation (Week 1: Sun-Tue 6:00pm to 6:00am / Week 2: Sun – Wed 6:00pm to 6:00am) or (Week 1 Wed-Sat 6:00pm to 6:00am / Week 2: Thu-Sat 6:00pm to 6:00am)

Equipment –Yard Goat with automatic transmission. For delivery’s a pallet jack will be used.

Compensation – Hourly

Join the Penske Logistics Team for: Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential.

Responsibilities:

-Performs inspection of vehicle prior to and after operation of, moves trailers in and out of dock as directed by management, couples and uncouples double trailers.

-Chocking trailers as they are spotted for loading and unloading and pulling from doors, the placement of nose supports for 28 ft trailers when spotted at dock doors

-Orderly maintaining of the yard, inspection of trailers prior to loading.

-Support and participate with Safety Team meetings and activities

-Also may perform duties of lift driver, scanner, maintenance and other tasks assigned by management.

-Will be responsible for inputting data into the yams phone.

-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

Qualifications:

-At least 23 years of age

-CDL Class A license required

-2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years

-3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents

-Reliable and customer oriented

-Safety oriented

-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening

Physical Requirements:

-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

-The associate must be able to see and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.

-The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.

Work Locations: 4331 Pock Lane Stockton, CA

Primary Location: United States-California-Stockton

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1610673