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Truck Unloader

Company: Darling Ingredients Inc.
Location: Albertville
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Darling Ingredients is looking to hire a Truck Unloader for our plant in Albertville, AL. Are you ready to get started in an entry-level manufacturing job with a stable worldwide company? This Truck Unloader position earns a competitive entry-level wage of $19.19/hour. We also offer comprehensive full-time benefits, including full medical, dental, vision, a 401(k) plan, vacation time, and more. If this sounds like the right yard jockey opportunity for you, consider applying today! ABOUT DARLING INGREDIENTSWe began as a family business in 1882 and have continued to grow into the world's leading innovative developer and producer of sustainable organic ingredients for a growing population. Headquartered in Irving, TX with regional offices in Cold Spring, KY and Des Moines, IA as well as production facilities across the U.S., we have over 10,000 employees across the globe. We repurpose and reuse rather than discarding what others might consider waste. We capture valuable ingredients and nutrients to help maximize what nature has to offer, providing components for a wide range of products that include pet food, fertilizer, and biofuel. Giving nature a second life is our second nature.Our greatest assets are our employees. Our inclusive global workforce and their wide variety of skills, abilities, experiences, and perspectives have been critical in helping us consistently deliver best-in-class results around the world. In order to attract and retain employees who share our values of integrity, transparency, and entrepreneurship, we offer competitive pay, excellent benefits, stability, and opportunities for career growth.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF AN ENTRY-LEVEL DAY OR NIGHT TRUCK UNLOADERAs a Truck Unloader, you are the cornerstone of our production process. You ensure that our raw floor has enough raw material to run the manufacturing plant. Based on what is available and what is needed, you communicate effectively with the Raw Loader Operator to coordinate which loads should be dumped next. You keep a running log of the trailers dumped as well as what is available in the yard. Much of your time is spent jockeying trailers and tipping them with a truck tipper. You work in a safe and timely manner.For trailers that do not fully unload by gravity, you use a skid steer to empty the contents of the trailer. You ensure a steady flow of raw material in order to maintain a consistent mix of materials. To make sure that the trailer is set up in accordance with customer requirements, you clean the Bartlett lift trailer and dock area after dumping. You position each trailer in the holding lot to ensure readiness for the next routes. As a get-it-done person who likes to be active, you take pride in a job well done!

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Authorized to work in the US.Ability and willingness to work safely outside in the weather.Manufacturing, industrial, or agricultural experience is preferred.PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS include:
    Ability to accurately fill out paperwork for loads dumped.Ability to handle, move and lift up to 50 lbs.Basic math skills.Manufacturing, industrial, or agricultural experience and Bartlett lift tractor experience are helpful, but multiple factors will be taken into consideration. Do you have good communication skills, both written and verbal? Are you attentive to safety? Do you have a strong work ethic? Are you self-motivated? If so, you might just be perfect for this entry-level job as a yard jockey! DAY OR NIGHT WORK SCHEDULEThe full-time yard jockey job works either 12-hour days or 12-hour nights on Sun-Wed or Wed-Sun. This production plant operates 24/7 and the flexibility to work days, nights, or weekends as needed is required. READY TO JOIN OUR PRODUCTION TEAM?We understand your time is valuable, and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this yard jockey job in a manufacturing environment, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!Darling Ingredients is an equal opportunity employer and gives consideration to qualified applicants without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or, protected veteran status. EEO is the Law: If you would like more information, please click on the link or paste into your browser:

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Keywords: Darling Ingredients Inc., Huntsville , Truck Unloader, Professions , Albertville, Alabama

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