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Local Home Daily CDL A Non-Delivery

Company: Farmland Fresh Dairies
Location: Newark
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description:

Yard Jockey CDL A

We are one of the largest family owned food distributors in the tri-state area. Our quality and freshness standards are supported by the most stringent supply chain disciplines. Our care and passion for health is demonstrated by the qualifications we demand in every product bearing the Farmland Fresh Dairies name.... no hormones added / rBST free, antibiotic free milk supply, local sourcing, purity and superior taste.

Our relationships are based on trust, integrity and family values. We serve and enhance our communities. We support our associates to be the best they can be and champion excellence and continuous improvement. We believe in teamwork. We work closely with our partners in an open environment to create "win-win" relationships. We believe it is a privilege to serve. We are always looking for talented individuals that are passionate about innovation and providing an outstanding customer service experience.

Give us a call at ex 330 to learn more about driving for Farmland!


  • $25/ hr
  • Health Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision plan, 401K, Paid Vacation, Sick and Holidays, Life Insurance Plan


    • 6pm-2am, Saturdays OFF


      • Checks with supervisor promptly at the start of the shift for day s assigned schedule.
      • Reviews and tracks truck temperature and fuel logs
      • Performs safety inspections of the yard horse and trailer according to DOT regulations
      • Maintains communication with supervisor on truck rotations via radio
      • Conducts inspection of all trucks once parked by the bay to ensure they are chocked securely
      • Moves trailers in a safe and accurate manner as requested per manager
      • Takes trailer temperature checks periodically while on shift
      • Communicates with supervisors on temperature and fuel discrepancies
      • Reports any issues on the yard such as traffic obstacles or hazards, accidents etc.
      • Ensures all reefers are in ON mode when backed into a loading bay
      • Performs general housekeeping duties in work area as needed
      • Attaches empty trailers to "Yard Tractor" and transport to the appropriate loading dock door.
      • Secures all equipment and completes all necessary paperwork at the end of the shift

        Education and/or Work Experience Requirements:

        • CDL Class A license required
        • Valid DOT Medical Card
        • 3-4 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years preferably as a yard jockey
        • Experience using a yard horse preferred but not required
        • 3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents

          EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

          If you have questions or want to express interest in

          Farmland Fresh Dairies Driver Opportunities, please call

          ex 330

Keywords: Farmland Fresh Dairies, Newark , Local Home Daily CDL A Non-Delivery, Professions , Newark, New Jersey

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