Company: Transport Continental Inc.
Posted on: November 26, 2022
The purpose of this job description is to establish and define the
functional role, reporting relationships, requirements, authority,
responsibilities, duties and standards of performance of the
Forklift Operator for Transport Continental Inc.
2.0 BASIC FUNCTIONS
The basic function of the Forklift Operator is to Load/unload and
transfer all cargo that is required for both TCI and JCTS.
Another function of the Forklift Operator is to document and file
all required paperwork for every shipment that has been loaded /
unloaded, transferred or stored in the TCI Laredo terminal.
3.1.1 Required: High School diploma or GED equivalent.
3.1.2 Forklift Operator certificate.
*3.1.3 Preferred: knowledge and experience on 40,000lb+ lifts.*
3.2.1 A minimum of one to two (1-2) years operating Forklifts.
3.2.2 Stacking / un-stacking trailers.
3.3 Skill, Knowledge and Abilities:
High quality fork lift operator and problem solving skills,
Knowledge: loading/unloading of products on both open air and box
The position requires "Safety First" on all load handling, ability
to evaluate a task where more then one person is required and
detect any problems before they occur.
Body Positions: standing, sitting, walking, and bending.
Body Movements: hands, arms, eyes, ears, and voice.
Ability to lift twenty fife to fifty (25-50) pounds may be
3.5 *Licensing & Certification: *Valid drivers license; Forklift
4.0 REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS
4.1 The Forklift Operator reports directly to the Laredo Yard
4.2 Currently no position reports to this position.
5.1 The Forklift Operator has the authority to load/unload transfer
ship and receive all loads for TCI and JCTS with the approval of
the Laredo Yard Supervisor.
5.2 The Forklift Operator has the authority to operate company
vehicle for company related business or needs.
6.0 *RESPONSIBILITIES: *
6.1 Load /Unload and transfer assigned loads for TCI and JCTS.
6.2 Stack / Un stack trailers
6.3 Check oil and fluid levels daily on forklifts.
6.4 Wash and clean forklifts bi-weekly or as needed.
6.5 Maintain yard free of timbers metal banding and any other
6.6 Inspect all load-handling equipment twice a month to identify
and report any stretched, bent or nicked links, bad hooks or pins
and frayed or broken cables.
6.7 Maintain records of all loads, loaded / unloaded or
6.8 Inspect and protect all loads from weather while at TCI
6.9 Follow all safety protocol as outlined by company safety
*7.0* *DUTIES AND TASKS: *
7.1 Load /unload or transfer loads as instructed, keeping safety in
mind at all times.
7.2 Change oil and filters, grease forklift at recommended
7.3 Perform minor repairs as needed.
7.4 Maintain forklift appearance.
7.5 Aid and /or assist mechanics, clean shop and grounds, and wash
trucks / trailers when not actually operating forklift.
7.6 Maintain a record of all load activity.
7.7 Assist others as needed.
7.8 Maintain work area neat and orderly manner.
7.9 Perform other duties as may be assigned by the Laredo Yard
*8.0 MEASURES OF PERFORMANCE: *
8.1 All loading / unloading or transfers are done safely and in a
8.2 All bills of ladings trailer interchanges are processed and
completed in a timely manner.
8.3 All scheduled preventive maintenance is performed on a regular
8.4 Ensure all load-handling equipment has been inspected on a
8.5 Ensure all loads are protected and covered from weather while
at TCI yard.
8.6 Appearance of the yard and forklift.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $12.00 per hour
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Health savings account
* Life insurance
* Vision insurance
* 8 hour shift
Ability to commute/relocate:
* Laredo, TX 78045: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before
starting work (Required)
* Forklift: 2 years (Preferred)
Work Location: One location%21263987%
Keywords: Transport Continental Inc., Laredo , Forklift Operator, Other , Laredo, Texas
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