Truck Loader Job Description

Truck Loader Job Description

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Truck loader provides cover and complete other duties at the OMU facilities as required including tanker deliveries and collections, tank farm operation, mobile tank preparation and maintenance, PCB equipment dismantling and plant operation and bushing oil preparation.

Truck Loader Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective truck loader job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included truck loader job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Responsible for Knowledgeable of all Fire Watch duties and the ability to perform as Fire Watch
Responsible for knowledge of asphalt tank to tank transfers
Responsible for Asphalt Barge unloading
Loads trucks with customer shipments
Must be able to use and understand computerized tracking systems and production labels to effectively plan truck routes
Handle product in a manner that will not cause damage to the product
Conduct special studies for the Vice President of Internal Audit or Internal Audit Manager, such as those required to investigate suspected or known fraud and to develop controls for fraud prevention
Write and debug programs, design and build integrations, peer review code
Performs work of the Bulk Truck Loader classification to the extent of developed skills
Fulfills requirements of the department programs to the degree required of the Bulk Truck Loader classification

Truck Loader Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for Truck Loader

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the truck loader job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Bachelor's Degree in Industrial, General Education, Education, High School Education, Supervision, Information Systems, Computer Science

Skills for Truck Loader

Desired skills for truck loader include:

Safe work practices
How much of each variety is in each tray
Where products are located on shipping voice activated equipment
Asphalt tank to tank transfers
Barge Unloading
Complex equipment operation
Fire Watch duties and the ability to perform as Fire Watch
General equipment maintenance
Railcar Unloading
Where products are located on shipping dock

Desired experience for truck loader includes:

Flexibility with work availability
Must be willing to work until the job is finished in extreme hot temperature
Must be safety conscious and hard working
Must be detail, safety, and quality oriented
Must be willing to work in other departments as needed
Must have flexibility with shift end time

Truck Loader Examples


Truck Loader Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of truck loader. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for truck loader
  • Responsible for knowledge and ability to perform work for plant blending operations
  • Tank Gauging knowledge and ability
  • Know and follow all plant environmental control policies and procedures
  • Meet team expectation such as reliability, teamwork, and process improvement
  • Safely operate all associated equipment
  • Load/Unload Asphalt Trucks and Unload Rail Cars at all loading racks and unloading area’s in the plant
  • Responsible for replacing plant chart recorder charts
  • Safe handling of glass and related building products
  • Jockey tractor trailers, in and out of loading bays
  • Adherence to all safety policies and procedures when performing tasks
Qualifications for truck loader
  • Must be able to work in hot environment
  • Must have the ability to lift and/or move up to 75 lbs unassisted
  • Requires lifting 40 lbs., 50 lbs
  • Ability to wear the required safety equipment which includes safety boots with metatarsal guards and stand for extended periods of time
  • Minimum 7 Years of technical experience in Microsoft Stack (Visual Studio, .Net, ASP, ) preferably in a Dynamics AX environment
  • Able to think under pressure and make quick decisions

Truck Loader Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of truck loader. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for truck loader
  • Be responsible for the delivery and return of materials to internal and external customers
  • Comply with safety policies and procedures in the work area and use applicable protective equipment at all times to prevent exposure to potentially infectious blood and bodily fluids
  • Lift and stack 20 lbs to 50 lbs feed bags into trailers
  • Railcar loading including operation of railcar mover
  • Able to climb 15 ladders/stairs onto loading areas, bulk tankers and railcars
  • Completes any other duties that may be assigned in order to complete the job
  • Safely loading trucks while weighing, sampling, and completing required documentation for bulk trucks
  • Safely unloading off-spec railcars
  • Participating in safety programs
  • Assisting bulk car loading when required
Qualifications for truck loader
  • Routinely ascend and descend stairs and ladders as work area requires
  • Safeguard self with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) – steel toed shoes, ear plugs, eye protection, hard hat, gloves (glasses, goggles, and/or facemask) as necessary for task
  • Ability to move up to 40 lbs without assistance
  • Wear approved steel toed boots for a minimum of 8-10 hours on concrete floors
  • Ability to squat, lift, bend, twist, walk, and reach frequently throughout the day, every day
  • Ability to load, unload, push, and pull glass and metal product throughout the day, every day

Truck Loader Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of truck loader. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for truck loader
  • Inspect and perform minor maintenance on assigned equipment
  • Coordinate as necessary with all other departments/ functions, especially Customer Service, Transportation and Maintenance
  • Operating a tractor with a standard transmission
  • Perform any other job-related duties assigned to them by their supervisor or leadman
  • Requires lifting, bending, twisting, stooping, excessive walking and constant standing
  • Off-loading rail cars and/or tanker trucks
  • Processing bill of ladings and ensuring proper documentations is in place for drivers
  • Operating a truck scale
  • Pumping finished bulk fluids into trucks for delivery
  • Filling drums, pails, totes with finished product
Qualifications for truck loader
  • Must have the ability to constantly lift and/or move up to 75 lbs
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, procedures manual, and to comprehend basic instructions
  • Ability to communicate effectively with supervisor, lead, co-workers and other personnel
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, both with peers in or outside the maintenance group supervisors/management
  • Able to follow set procedures
  • Ability to work productively alone or as part of a team

Truck Loader Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of truck loader. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for truck loader
  • Performing daily tank readings and inputing data into computer/tablet
  • Accurately selects and loads baskets of bread and related products on route trucks
  • Work with co-workers as a team and accept direction from the Lead Loader
  • Keep work areas clean and tidy
  • Ensure employees are performing proper housekeeping within the department throughout the shift
  • Operate equipment (Overhead Crane, Hi-Lo, ) as needed to load material
  • Maintain the company vehicle and equipment at all times to ensure safety to him/her and the equipment that he will operate
  • Pre-loading delivery trucks
  • Reading loading reports
  • Order picker driving
Qualifications for truck loader
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems in a practical, methodical way while preserving sense of urgency
  • Solid computer skills, to include data entry, Excel, and word
  • Must be able to work holidays and overtimeas required
  • Successfully pass our drug screen and background check requirements (we do not check your credit score)
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, physically demanding environment requiring constant walking, ascending/descending stairs or pallet jack platform, bending, reaching, lifting and carrying
  • Must be able to work independently or within a team environment

Truck Loader Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is hiring for a truck loader. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for truck loader
  • Verifies products selected for customer orders and checks off as appropriate on packing lists
  • Loads truck with customer shipments on skids in brick wall formation
  • Accurately selects and loads baskets of bread and related
  • Safely loading trucks on level ground and ensuring even load weight distribution, while leaving room to secure load with poles and straps to ensure safe delivery to the customer
  • Reading load reports
  • Cherry picker driving
  • Load, unload,pick, put away, consolidate,stack and stage products and materials
  • Communicate problems, concerns and ideas to management
  • Operate order picker to hand pick products for delivery
  • Packaging of sheeting using wrapping equipment
Qualifications for truck loader
  • Must adhere to all safety regulations and procedures
  • Employees in all warehouse positions must be able to immediately perceive auditory warning signals such as bells, alarms, and horns that are used to warn employees of the startup, movement, or approach of equipment (including forklifts, turrets, overhead cranes, conveyors, trucks, and other equipment operated inside or outside the warehouse), mechanical abnormalities, and similar risk situations during warehouse operations
  • Prior experience as a yard jockey or a CDL Class A driver
  • Ability to jockey tractor trailer/ straight trucks
  • Ability to squat, crouch, bend, twist, lift, pull, reach, and walk as many as 10 or more hours per day
  • Continuous repetitive use of hands/arms using staple and nail guns

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