Team Member - Yard Truck Driver Weekends
Job ID 1680209BR
Date posted 08/21/2019
Location North Vernon, Indiana
Location Name North Vernon, IN RDC
Address 1301 West Jfk Drive
Employment Type I Full time
Employment Type II Regular
Line of Business Supply Chain
Department LWS_USA_DC Shipping
Team Member - Yard Truck Driver - Weekends
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:
Primary duties will consist of the timely and efficient movement of trailers upon request of appliance, shipping, receiving, and visitor center following all rules concerning pulling, placement and securing of trailers. SAFETY will guide our operation. Drivers will be held responsible for their equipment including fueling, timely reporting of mechanical problems and maintaining the cleanliness of their truck. Drivers will also have a role in maintaining the cleanliness of our yard. Drivers will be asked to pick up trash in the lot during low volume periods and perform other duties consistent with the efficient operation of the DC. Drivers will cross train and support the visitor center personnel.
Must be able to perform all essential job functions with no restrictions Must be able to lift 70 pounds for 10 hours per day Team Members currently holding interviewed positions for less than six months will not be eligible.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE:
Ability to safely operate yard tractor is required (training provided.) Must be comfortable with backing and maneuvering trailers ranging in size from 28’ to 53’ Ability to work in high traffic/limited space environment, good communication skills, must be able to interact effectively with Visitor Center personnel, other drivers on the yard, appliance, receiving and shipping coaches and teammates. Driver will become familiar with computerized yard management system. Must be detail-oriented, accurate, and safety conscience. Ability to operate in all types of conditions and weather is important. Ideal candidate will be flexible and willing to work in other areas of the building or on special projects during low volume times. Prior yard truck experience is preferred.
Lowe’s is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer and administers all personnel practices without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status, genetics or any other category protected under applicable law.