NY Employer Yard Jockey in Amsterdam, New York

Join a team within a growing, dynamic manufacturing company, who strives to be the #1 Industrial Recycling Company in the Great Northeast. Power Recycling is one of the largest recycling companies in the Northeast and our customer base is spread over a 250 mile radius. We are seeking a highly motivated Yard Jockey, looking to grow in a fast-paced environment. Summary/Objective: The Yard Jockey is responsible for the movement, inspection and spotting of trailers, to facilitate the needs of the warehouse in sorting and processing material for shipment or storage. Yard Jockey is responsible for timely movements and thorough knowledge of on-hand inventory and positioning.Essential Functions:1.Maintains a neat and orderly yard lot, orientated toward maximizing efficiency in servicing the plant needs.2.On a daily basis, operates yard trucks in a safe manner during numerous roll-on/roll-off procedures, involving loaded and empty trailers. 3.Conducts preventive maintenance checks and services, as well as actual scheduled vehicle maintenance.4.Accounts for records, involving trailer numbers and weights on the scale log sheet, to include source and type of material.5.Interact and communicate daily with dispatch, operations, and plant personnel.6.Other tasks as assigned by the transportation department.