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Distribution Tractor Trailer Driver

Job type:Contract
Salary/Rate:$23 - $25 per hour
Business Sector:Manufacturing
Job ref:DO81897172
Post Date:July 02, 2024
Shelton, CT 
Sunday – Thursday 3:30pm – 12am 

  • Responsible for timely trailer moves of product and / or materials, especially those assigned as critical.
  • Must be aware always of safety of personnel/self and quality of product being transported.
  • Immediately report any problems with the quality of product to Distribution Supervisor.
  • Performs daily inspection checklist of tractor and all trailers at start of each shift. Conducts daily tractor and trailer inspections to include, but not limited to, tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water, etc.
  • Assures all loads are secure prior to any movement within the facility grounds. 
  • Performs functions of a Distribution Operator as needed.
  • Pulls or pick orders and examines outgoing shipments to ensure shipments meet specifications, checking for correctness and accuracy of count.  Complies with customer requirements by ensuring error-free shipments.
  • Operates forklift to load and unload trucks, move, convey, transport, or locate products within the facility.
  • Uses computer to generate various paperwork required in the movement of finished goods and raw materials to supply both manufacturing operations and customers.
  • Performs various computer-related functions utilizing company software.
  • Arranges all finished product and incoming materials in the warehouse in an orderly manner, according to warehouse location plan to allow for FIFO selection.
  • Examines incoming shipments, rejects damaged items, records shortages, and reports damages and shortages to their supervisor. 
  • Conducts inventory cycle counts as directed. Assists in taking periodic physical inventory.  Maintains 99% or above inventory accuracy levels.
  • Can perform all the required duties for the position they can fill in for. 
  • Physically ships all small package shipments with all necessary special labeling requirements.
  • Completes small package paperwork, as required, for UPS, Federal Express, etc. performing computer data entry for small packages, where applicable.  
  • Cleans, sweeps, and maintains the warehouse and loading dock area.
  • Assist in other departments as needed.
  • Willingness to be cross trained for other duties when necessary.
  • Reports immediately any incident/accidents to any available supervisor including damage to finished product.
  • Follow company safety procedures for assigned duties.
  • Skilled certifications in forklift, battery exchange, stretch wrap and other equipment as required.
  • Alternates shifts or hours when workload/business is required.
  • Maintains and exceeds DOT compliance on both a Federal and State level by completing physicals, random drug screening, and other requirements in order to maintain current CDL.
  • Ensures Inline Plastics Corp. has an updated copy of CDL and DOT identification.
  1. Must maintain regular and consistent attendance.
  • Additional duties as assigned

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