National Shunt Service - Brampton, ON (16 months ago)

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NSSL continues to grow and we have some exciting new shunting opportunities in the Steeles Avenue/Heritage Road area (Brampton).

We have several positions available including day, afternoon and night shifts!

National Shunt Service Ltd. operates across North America and we specialize in yard management (shunting). Over 20 years of experience providing innovative yard management services (operations and technology), NSSL executes a TOTAL YARD MANAGEMENT PROGRAM for any type of manufacturer or cross-dock operation in North America. We call it shunting but you may know it as spotting, jockeying, yarding or switching.

Family owned and operated transportation company. We manage in excess of 150,000 shipment movements per month for some of the leading name-brand manufacturers and major retailers in North America. Our people are important to our success and we pride ourselves on giving our employees opportunities to develop and grow within their career.

We offer:
Competitive wages
Paid Stat Holidays
Overtime is paid at 1.5 times regular rate
Company-paid benefits with flexible options for Full-Time Employees
Strong work/life balance – home every day
Employee Referral Program
Employee Recognition Programs
Company Events and lunches
Opportunity for internal advancement
Professional training and development

Position Description:
Safe and efficient movement of trailers in and out of dock doors, within and between facility buildings
Maintain routine communication with dispatch/yard control regarding the placement of trailers both in door and in the drop lot
Daily inspection of truck
Utilize our proprietary software to receive and complete moves on an as-needed basis
Monitor truck condition and communicate with the regional manager when repair(s) required
Maintain a clean and tidy workplace
Following safe operating procedures at all times
Inspect trailers
Other duties as assigned

Valid AZ license is required
Valid DZ licence (with verifiable Shunting experience)
Clean driving abstract and CVOR
Minimum 2 years of experience preferred
Experience with computer software and programs
Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.,
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
Good communication and customer service skills
Believe that “the safe way is the right way”
Willing to work hard

Be part of our Team as a Shunter! If you have a winning attitude and looking for a career in a niche business, this opportunity is right for you! NSSL would like to thank all those expressing an interest in this position; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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