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Yard Jockey - Sign-On Bonus

Company: XPO Logistics
Location: Hartford
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Solutions driven success. XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you're looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. $500 sign-on bonus offered to eligible participants hired while the program is in effect, paid in two installments. Bonuses are subject to all applicable taxes. All other rules governing this program will apply. As the Yard Jockey, you will work with transportation dispatchers, shipping/receiving operations clerks and management teams to support all yard-related activities. On our team, you'll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build an exciting career. Pay, benefits and more.We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more. What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Move full and empty trailers to scheduled destinations around the campus
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Assist in loading and unloading trailers when necessaryWhat you need to succeed at XPO:At a minimum, you'll need:
    • 1 year of experience with methods for moving product, including knowledge of laws, policies, procedures and strategies to promote effective operations for the protection of people and property
    • Valid driver's license with a clean driving recordIt'd be great if you also have:
      • High school diploma or equivalentThis job requires the ability to:
        • Lift up to 35 lbs. and occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.
        • Move up to 500 lbs. on wheeled carts
        • Walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, crawl and occasionally climb
        • Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time
        • Reach with hands and arms, at times above your head
        • Talk and hearBe part of something big. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status. All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.
          The above statements are not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.
          Review XPO's candidate privacy statement here.

Keywords: XPO Logistics, Hartford , Yard Jockey - Sign-On Bonus, Professions , Hartford, Connecticut

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