PeopleReady is looking for Dock Laborers with VALID TWIC CARDS to join our team! We have multiple positions available on a flexible schedule with the potential for full time positions. Previous experience with Forklift driving is preferred, but those with Warehouse experience will be considered.
Longshoremen are responsible for unloading cargo from ships at port. Job duties include transferring cargo from the ship to the dock safely and efficiently, as well as securing ships and handling unloading set-up, such as preparing the gangway. Dock Workers also are responsible for cargo inspection, and marking down any damaged or lost items. They keep track of cargo inventory and document any irregularities. They may also be responsible for standard dock maintenance, keeping the facility clean and fully functioning. The job usually entails long hours, starting very early in the morning when the first ships come in.
- Able to do repetitive heavy lifting
- Able to work well with others to accomplish tasks in a quick manner
- Able to work long hours, sometimes on short notice
- Valid TWIC Card
Forklift or Warehouse experience
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Location/Region: Richmond, VA (US)