Job Title: Switch Operator Department: Shipping
Reports To: Shipping Supervisor Effective Date: 08/15/2022
Operates Yard Truck in the Shipping yard to move and position trailers for loading and storage.
We are looking for an experienced Switch Truck Operator to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for operating the yard truck to safely move trailers around the Shipping yard. Operator will also position trailers for loading and move them to a staging area for pickup. Must remain aware of locations and travel directions of Mi-Jacks and other vehicles and pedestrians that may be in close proximity so as not to hit or have impact with them.
· Ability to safely operate switch truck.
· Maintain good housekeeping and follows Gate Precast safety policies and procedures at all times.
· Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
· Ability to function well in a fast-paced environment
· Willingness and ability to work as a team player
· Perform additional duties as requested or required.
Education and Experience:
High School diploma or equivalent
Construction experience preferred
Precast experience preferred
Experience with tractor trailers / switch trucks a plus. Will train the right candidate.
Ideal candidate would also have CDL Licenses.
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs on a frequent basis, standing, walking, kneeling, bending, reach, climb stairs, squat, grasp, and twist for extended periods
This is an outdoor work environment using a truck: Limited exposure to sun, heat, humidity, cold, wind, light rain, sand, and dust. Must be able to wear personal protective equipment such as 6" leather work boots, hard hat, work gloves, safety glasses, hearing protection
- Life and Accident insurance
- Legal Shield/Identity theft protection
- 401(K) with Company match
- Medicare, retirement planning, and Social Security assistance
- On-demand pay
- Educational Expense reimbursement
- Employee Assistance program
- Paid Vacation
- Paid Sick time
- Paid Maternity leave
- Paid holidays
Gate Precast is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace
For more information about us, please visit our website at www.gateprecast.com