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Employment Type:
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Posted:
9/18/2019
Job Category:
Manufacturing
Freight Handler Part-Time
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FedEx | Louisville, KY
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Job Description

Job ID: 436814BR

Address Line 1: 5501 Burnt Pine Way

City: Louisville

State: Kentucky

Zip Code: 40228

Position Status: Part-Time

Grade: DKP

Shift Hours From: 5:00 pm

Shift Hours To: 10:30 pm

Workdays: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Starting Rate of Pay: 16.31

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Transport freight across dock area to/from trailers for loading to trailers.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to: forklift, pallet jack and hand truck

2. Verify documentation matches freight description (e.g. type, weight, hazardous materials), using current electronic or manual system

3. Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope)

4. Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary

5. Verify and complete required documentation and reports

6. Assist customers with freight and freight documentation as needed

7. Perform hostling duties if required

8. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures

9. Perform other duties as required

Disclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* High school diploma or equivalent, preferred
* Must be at least 18 years of age
* Prior experience in warehousing, freight handling and/or fork lift operations preferred
* If hostler/yard mule duties required, experience preferred
* Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator
* Basic written and verbal communication skills
* Ability to lift/carry hand freight of varying weights several times a week, to lift dock plates weighing approximately 100 pounds, and to open trailer doors requiring approximately 75 pounds of lift force, up to several times per day or more
* Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing/pulling freight throughout shift
* Ability to work independently and/or as a team member
* Previous dock/warehouse experience preferred

WORKING CONDITIONS:

* Dock environment; exposure to varied weather conditions, exhaust, fumes, dust, noise
* Hours may vary due to operational need
* Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-paced, deadline oriented

Division Category: Handler/Dockworker

Company Name: FedEx Freight Inc.

About FedEx

FedEx Corporation (FedEx)provides a portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services through companies that compete collectively, operate independently and manage collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. These companies are included in four segments: FedEx Express, Federal Express Corporation, is an express transportation company, offering time-certain delivery within 1 to 3 business days; FedEx Ground, FedEx Ground Package System, Inc., is a provider of small-package ground delivery service; FedEx Freight, FedEx Freight Corporation, is a provider of less-than-truckload (LTL) freight services through its FedEx Freight business (regional next-day and second-day and interregional LTL freight services) and its FedEx National LTL business (long-haul LTL freight services), and FedEx Services, FedEx Corporate Services, Inc. provides sales, marketing and information technology support, as well as customer service support through FedEx Customer Information Services, Inc. (Source: 10-K)