Perform all YMS entries accurately and promptly.
Must complete a trailer/inventory count of all raw materials and trailers at the beginning of their shifts.
Must complete trailer counts for the West Building.
Move trailers, as needed, to and from West building.
Must continuously communicate with the West Warehouse Supervisor to maintain a steady flow of trailers to load and the MFG products that are stored in the building.
Must ensure that the Shipping and Receiving dock is supplied with empty trailers for loading and pull loaded trailers from the dock to the appropriate location based on dock personnel operational requirements using the YMS system.
Radio communication with the dock office must be maintained to ensure smooth operation of trailer moves.
Ensure there are empty trailers on the dock and pull loaded trailers off dock doors when requested. The position requires good communication skills, pay close attention to detail and understand our operation’s supply chain processes.
Must ensure that vehicle is properly maintained and serviced for safe and dependable operation and must complete required tractor and trailer DVIRs as per regulations.
Must safeguard the safety of all people, property and product on the yard while operating Ottawa/ moving equipment.
Must maintain yard organization as specified by the Transportation Coordinator.
Must work with Warehouse Supervisors, Superintendents, Materials Expediters, Supplies personnel, and other drivers to insure the accurate and timely flow of empty trailers, bottles, trays and other related products to the production department.
Place trailers in designated areas per trailer status, empty, storage, loaded for delivery.
Paperwork must be accurately prepared and verified to account for the flow of all raw materials into the plant.
May be required to work varying shifts, weekends and / or overtime if needed to meet customer demand.
Required to complete a yard count at the beginning of each shift.
Prepare a handover report for the next shift Hostler Driver.
Required to attend all drivers’ meetings.
Required to complete other activities as assigned by Supervisor.
Responsible for continuous self-improvement through the knowledge and use of all Company and Division provided training i.e. interactive web-based training, facilitated group training, video-on-demand, on-the-job training, individual or group coaching, or any other company provided method.