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TRANSPORTATION - Switcher and Mechanic for Distribution Center at Family Dollar Stores, Inc.

TRANSPORTATION - Switcher and Mechanic for Distribution Center

Family Dollar Stores, Inc. Marianna, FL Full Time
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TRANSPORTATION SWITCHER AND MECHANIC POSITIONS FOR FAMILY DOLLAR DISTRIBUTION CENTER.

Switcher Job Description & Requirements:

Provides service to the Distribution Center by providing trailers for Shipping and Receiving.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
  1. Transports trailers in a timely and safe manner.
  2. Keeps a constant supply of trailers to the Just-In-Time, Shipping and Receiving departments.
  3. Recognizes and addresses potential problems that may shut the Distribution Center down and/or stop the flow of traffic on the yard.
  4. Notifies Receiving Manager, Shipping Manager and/or Transportation of all potential problems.
  5. Monitors the flow of trailers and traffic on the yard.
  6. Organizes the yard as to loaded, inbound, empty and identifies all trailers.
  7. Communicates with Carrier drivers as to proper location to drop loaded and empty trailers.
  8. Performs tire and equipment checks on the yard when applicable.
  9. Conducts pre-trip/post trip on Switcher equipment and notifies Transportation of any issues with equipment.
  10. Chocks and unchocks trailers per standard procedures.
  11. Reports any and all incidents or accidents to Transportation Management. Reports any and all incidents or accidents, during the off shifts, to DC Management.
  12. Follows set safety procedures and guidelines to maximize personal safety, to include operating equipment at a safe speed.
  13. Maintains an organized work area and promotes a safe working environment within the Transportation department.
  14. Follows all Company policies and procedures.
  15. All other duties as assigned.

MECHANIC JOB DESCRIPTION & REQUIREMENTS:

General Summary:


Provides safe, effective and efficient preventative and repair maintenance to all Family Dollar Transportation equipment.
Principal Duties & Responsibilities:
  1. Performs all necessary repairs to all systems, sub-systems and components to tractors, switchers and trailers with the exception of engine and transmission components.
  2. Mounts and dismounts tires.
  3. Brands and places tires in inventory.
  4. Performs periodic FHWA inspections, inbound equipment inspections and PM follow up work.
  5. Assists in maintaining an accurate parts inventory system.
  6. Assists Maintenance Supervisor and lead technician (NCDC only), as needed.
  7. Follows set safety procedures and guidelines to maximize personal safety.
  8. Maintains an organized work area and promotes a safe working environment within the Transportation department.
  9. Follows all Company policies and procedures.
  10. All other duties as assigned.

Branch out with a warehouse career at Family Dollar!
We are looking for hard working team players to join our amazing warehouse team. As a warehouse associated, you'll get to make a difference as a member for a squad in a fast-paced distribution center. Join us - You'll be proud to work for a successful, growing Fortune 150 Company that helps families live lives better.

Here are some other benefits:

Excellent Total Compensation Package!

Opportunities to earn extra pay through incentive pay and shift differentials

Our warehouse benefit package is one of the best in the industry!
  • Free health care premiums and basic life premiums for full-time associates
Additional benefits include dental, vision, voluntary life insurance, short and long term disability, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) (eligible to enroll after 30 days) plus company match after 1 year, annual merit increases, discounted stock purchase plan, primary care giver and parental leaves.

 

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