||Freight Handler - Food Lion
||Job Title: Freight Handler
Responsible for hauling received product accurately and safely throughout the distribution center. Must complete a 10-point daily inspection of equipment used. Ensure compliance with company standards in the areas of accuracy, safety, and productivity. Move inbound freight from receiving dock to proper location. Provide common carriers with empty pallets. Follow direction of lead associate in regards to work area and degree of priority for moving freight. Unload trailers (backhauls) and help separate and stack off product correctly. Clear dock of idle pallets at the end of each shift. 9. Strive to find more efficient ways to do the job and seek to reduce costs and improve labor productivity. Observe, report and correct (when appropriate) all unsafe and unsanitary conditions that could cause associate and/or customer accidents. Adhere to all company guidelines, policies and standard practices.
This description is intended to outline the primary responsibilities, general nature and level of work being performed by associate assigned to this position. It is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and competencies.