Job Opening

Job Added 02/12/2019
Job Title Yard hand
Employer Weaver Bros., Inc
Job Locations Anchorage
Wage and Benefits $22.70/hr. & benefits
Job Details This job entails doing a combination/variety of: hostler, line haul, fuel, flatbed work, lowboy jobs, pump work, odd jobs around yard, wash truck/trailers, cement bulker work, railcar work (offload cement/climbing ladders) line haul, oilfield support, military moves & flush jobs. Essential Functions: supports the shop personnel, city driving-local pickup & delivery of freight, light maintenance on tractors & trailers, tie down loads & lowboy work, washing equipment, may lead in pilot car, inspect truck for defects before & after trips & report any discrepancies indicating truck condition to dispatcher or shop foreman, must be able to back tankers in & out of shop & around property, maneuver trailers in a& around tight corners, through manufacturing areas & around high pedestrian traffic, may drive tractor with 2 trailers hitched in tandem, perform related duties as assigned by dispatchers, understanding brake, electrical systems, basic transmission & rear end functions is a plus. Required: 23 yrs. of age or older, read & speak English sufficiently to converse w/general public & comprehend DOT & OSHA regulations, no serious moving violation (excessive speeding over 15 mph) or DUI in the previous 5 yrs., tanker/chemical experience, valid AK Class A CDL with hazmat (X), current DOT medical card. Preferred: 3 plus yrs. winter driving experience in tractor trailer, double/triples (T) endorsement, Long Combination Vehicle (LCV) certificate, TWIC card. A complete job description is available in the Anchorage dispatch office. Applicant must be registered with the Union, to be referred by the Union.