YRC Freight Janitor (14) in Copley, Ohio

JOB SUMMARY

The Janitor (14) will clean the terminal facility and maintain and safe facility working environment.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Sweep, picks up debris, empties trash barrels and dumps them into trash hoppers or large compactors to maintain a clean dock environment. During the winter months, employee might spread salt with a spreader, shovel walkways, spread absorbent to soak up te moisture from snow or rain.

  2. Drive a forklift with a sweeping attachment on the front of it to sweep up the debris, or simply takes a forklift to it’s designated “work area”.

  3. Organize, lifts, and stocks dock supplies. Typical stocking will include driving a forklift or hand cart to haul the particular item. Items stocked range from propane tanks, tape, banding material, brooms, shovels, absorbent, blocking, plywood, cage carts, air bags.

  4. Follow written and oral instructions.

  5. Coordinate all duties required to maintain a clean and safe working environment within OSHA guidelines.

  6. Complete all work orders and related company documents as instructed.

COMPETENCIES

  1. Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.

  2. Building Trusting Relationships - Using appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interacting with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one’s intentions.

  3. Collaborating - Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.

  4. Communication - Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that help them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.

  5. Continuous Learning - Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their application.

  6. Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish work goals; taking action to achieve results beyond what is required; being proactive.

  7. Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  1. High School diploma or equivalent.

  2. Knowledge of principles, methods and tools of the trade.

  3. Must pass written and driving exam to operate a forklift.

  4. Ability to work all scheduled ours and overtime if necessary.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS* *

  1. Experience in building maintenance.

WORKING CONDITIONS


Environmental working conditions vary and employee may encounter vibration, noise, odors, and extremes in temperature and wind as well as exposure to varied weather. Works on varied surfaces, sharp edges, varied lighting, heights, and confined and congested areas. Occasional exposure to petroleum-based products such as gasoline, diesel fuel, oil, and grease, detergent cleaning solutions, dust, fumes, and chemicals.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS


The position requires the ability to sit, stand, walk, and maintain balance for extensive periods of time. The ability to frequently lift up to 58 lbs from floor to waist and carry objects up to 50 feet. Occasionally lift up to 80 lbs. Ability to perform repetitive tasks; stretch, turn, twist, and reach overhead; bend, crouch, squat, kneel and stoop for extensive periods of time. The ability to operate a forklift, dolly, hand truck, pallet truck, carts, and other equipment is necessary for loading and unloading freight.

YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans

Title: Janitor (14)

Location: OH-Copley

Requisition ID: 17025Y