Yard Driver – Utility

  • Full Time
  • Shawano

Website Performance Foodservice - Shawano

$3,000 Sign-On Bonus
Shift: Monday- Friday – 1st Shift
Occasional coverage for 2nd shift

The Utility Yard Driver is responsible for fueling trucks, spotting trailers, dispensing gasoline or diesel, washing trucks and performing equipment checks. The Utility Yard Driver may also be responsible for general maintenance and sweeping out trailers or unloading driver returns. The Yard Driver will transport tractor trailers to offsite maintenance and/or inspection facilities requiring local city driving. All driving is expected to be completed safely in accordance with all Company policies and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. Responsible for fueling, moving and parking tractors and trailers to the docks and parking the loaded or empty trailers in the designated areas. Requires attention to safety and cautious driving in the facility parking lot. The Yard Driver communicates and interacts with co-workers and vendors professionally ensuring all services and duties are executed in accordance with preferred work methods and customer service practices. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty assigned to best serve the company.

Perform all required safety checks (i.e. pre/post trip) including inspections of tractor/truck and trailer according to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations; inspect tractor/truck and trailer to insure they meet company safety standards and take appropriate action as needed. Report all safety issues and/or repairs required
Follow all DOT regulations and company safe driving guidelines and policies. Immediately report any and all safety hazards.
Safely move trailers to/from loading docks and to/from designated parking areas
Handle and return all necessary paperwork related to offsite maintenance and/or inspection facility interactions.
Ensure that tractor, trailer and freight are appropriately locked and/or secured at all times.
Perform general housekeeping duties in tractor, loading dock area and keep trailers clear and clean as required.
Fueling trucks and trailer
Washing trucks and trailers
Perform equipment checks and minor repairs as needed.
General cleaning of yard facility
Spotting trailers- unloading returns
Driver rescue when needed
Pick up backhauls when needed
Assist drivers on delivery routes when needed
Fueling trucks and trailers
Performs other related duties as assigned.

To apply for this job email your details to Stephanie.Smith@pfgc.com