YRC Freight Operations Trainee (Knoxville, Tennessee) in Knoxville, Tennessee
Job training in the supervision and operational fundamentals of dock operations, to successfully transition properly trained candidates into Supervisors.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Be trained to supervise and direct all activities of dockworkers, truck drivers and other support staff engaged in the loading, unloading and transport of freight.
Learn to prepare and plan daily utilization of resources to ensure a consistent and efficient operation.
Gain understanding of company policies and procedures.
Learn the methods of on the job safety to foster safe handling, loading and storage of hazardous materials.
Acquire knowledge and effective use of the local union contract
Gain exposure to linehaul and city operations.
Bachelors/Associates (or in progress) degree.
Career interest in Transportation or Logistics
Effective organizational, planning and prioritization skills.
Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.
This is a 24/7 operation. Must be flexible and willing to work any schedule.
- Education or Military Background in Logistics or Transportation
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans
Title: Operations Trainee (Knoxville, Tennessee)
Requisition ID: 1701B2