First Shift Yard Truck and Tipper Truck Operator

ReConserve of Iowa

Our ideal candidate has experience handling the dropping and hooking of trailers, maneuvering 53’ van trailers forwards and backwards with the use of a yard/shag truck within the confines of the facility’s yard.  Also maintaining inventories of full and empty trailers and performing daily lot checks.  Candidate is also able to operate a semi-tractor with a tipper unit to unload end dump bulk trailers.  The company will provide on the job training for the operation of the tipper unit.

 

Work Schedule: 

  • Current work schedule is 6:30am to 3:00pm – Monday thru Friday.
  • Current plant hours of operation are 5:00am to 5:00pm.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform all tasks in a safe manner in compliance with safety programs and procedures.
  • Continually mount and dismount the equipment being operated.
  • Requires sure footing and balance due to the potential of a slick environment.
  • Perform routine preventative maintenance and maintain cleanliness of equipment.
  • Routine rinsing and lining of trailer equipment.
  • Previous experience with operating tractor trailer equipment is required.
  • Ability to operate a manual transmission is required.
  • Valid Class A CDL and DOT physical card a plus, but not required.
  • Operate a forklift, skid loader, and miscellaneous equipment as needed to complete duties.
  • Maintain your work areas and facilities properly.
  • Situational awareness is a must do when working around heavy equipment and machinery (good vision and hearing)


Compensation and Benefits:
We offer a generous benefits package including:

  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental and Vision insurance available
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Vacation and Holidays
  • Safety Bonus Eligible

 

Required Education and Experience:

  • High school diploma or GED degree with related experience.
  • You must have reliable transportation to be available for your scheduled work hours.
  • Minimum three verifiable personal references.

 

Physical Demands and Requirements:

  • This job can be physically strenuous from time to time.
  • You will be expected to be able to work in tight and or confined spaces, walk, climb, bend, kneel, lift, grip, grasp, push and pull various tools and equipment.
  • You will need the ability to frequently lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds and occasionally more.
  • This job will require the ability to ascend/descend ladders and work at varying heights from time to time.  
  • The handling of dry materials can create a dusty environment from time to time.  
  • Majority of the shift is spent on one’s feet moving in and around the work area.
  • Conditions reflect the current season in and around the plant.

Must be comfortable with a drug screen and background check.

Salary:

  • $18.50 to $22.00 /hour – Commensurate on Experience

 

Experience:

  • Yard Truck/Trailer Experience: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Class A CDL Experience is a Plus
  • Forklift/Skid loader Experience is a Plus
     
Job Benefits:

Benefits:

  • 401(k) plan with company match
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental and Vision insurance available
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Paid Vacation and Holiday
  • Quarterly Safety Bonus
COVID-19 Precautions:

Social distancing measures are taken and face mask usage per CDC guidelines.

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ReConserve of Iowa

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3200 64th Ave SW Cedar Rapids IA 52404

Job ID: 80677

Posted 21 days ago

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