YRC Freight Operations Trainee (Las Vegas, Nevada) in Las Vegas, Nevada

JOB SUMMARY

Job training in the supervision and operational fundamentals of dock operations, to successfully transition properly trained candidates into Supervisors.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. 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.

  2. Learn to prepare and plan daily utilization of resources to ensure a consistent and efficient operation.

  3. Gain understanding of company policies and procedures.

  4. Learn the methods of on the job safety to foster safe handling, loading and storage of hazardous materials.

  5. Acquire knowledge and effective use of the local union contract

  6. Gain exposure to linehaul and city operations.

REQUIREMENTS

  1. Bachelors/Associates (or in progress) degree.

  2. Career interest in Transportation or Logistics

  3. Effective organizational, planning and prioritization skills.

  4. Effective verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

  5. This is a 24/7 operation. Must be flexible and willing to work any schedule.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. 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 (Las Vegas, Nevada)

Location: NV-Las Vegas

Requisition ID: 1700LD