Full-time Dockworker with CDL 8/24/2016
United Parcel Service, Inc
Kansas City, KS
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Shift: Sunrise (6:00 AM - 12:00 PM)
UPS Freight is hiring individuals to work as Full-time Dockworkers with a CDL license. This position that involves the physical moving of freight into and out of trailers in a timely manner, by handling the freight manually, or using a forklift or hand truck. Forklift experience is not required but preferred. This position also involves the driving of a tractor-trailer and the daily pick up and delivery of freight from commercial and residential customers, as assigned Dockworkers with CDL are required to meet driver appearance standards when making deliveries to customer sites.
Candidates must be at least 21 years of age; must be able to read, write and speak the English language; must have a valid, Class A CDL, Haz-Mat, Twin Trailer, and Tanker endorsements required; and must be able to operate equipment safely. Candidates must meet the Department of Transportation (DOT) and Company mental and physical requirements; and must be physically and mentally able to safely perform the essential job functions without obvious risk of injury to the employee or co-workers. Candidates must receive satisfactory results from a background check, as conducted in accordance with applicable laws, and must pass a drug screening.
Dockworkers must be able to work variable shifts that may consist of days, nights, and or weekends, and overtime hours as required by the Company.
UPS is an equal opportunity employer race/color/religion/sex/national origin/veteran/disability/sexual orientation/gender identity