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CALL 630-965-7163 (Arthur)

DRIVERS: Los Angeles, CA | Stockton, CA | Chicago, IL | Columbus, OH

Looking for an experienced and reliable driver who is careful, uses common sense and knows how to get the job done. You must have at least 5 years of driving experience, a valid CDL-A driver’s license, a valid DOT medical card, a clean driving record (less than 3 points) and extensive sit down fork lift experience. This job does involve loading and unloading your truck; and, materials are heavy. Sit down fork lift experience is a must. You must also be open minded towards working in the warehouse in between deliveries.

Job Objective: Responsible for delivering materials including loading and unloading.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
*Performs pre-trip inspection including walking around truck for visuals and performing maintenance before equipment is used documenting inspection.
*Checks all product loads before departure assuring product and paperwork match.
*Determines most efficient route before departure to make on time delivery.
*Acts as lead on all job sites when driving instructing other team member on onsite responsibilities.
*Examines job sites for safety and operational hazards, discussing any obstacles with senior job site personnel.
*Gets all proper signatures on paperwork after completion of delivery.
*Communicates with dispatcher before leaving job site for instruction on next assignment.
*Upon return to warehouse reloads for next delivery (same day or next morning).
*Assists in helping with customer loading in warehouse yard when necessary.
*Assists warehouse personnel in putting away material and general warehouse and yard housekeeping.
*Responsible for operating a forklift to load and unload materials.

Other Duties and Responsibilities
*May be asked to assist in maintenance and up keep of facility
*Performs other duties as assigned.

Essential Skills and Experience
*Valid company insurable drivers license
*Basic reading, writing, and arithmetic skills required. This is normally acquired through a High school diploma or equivalent
*Good interpersonal skills are required to exchange and interpret information and respond to routine questions. Interacts with co-workers, management and customers.
*Certified to operate a forklift

Nonessential Skills and Experience
*2 years of delivery experience
*Product Knowledge of building supplies

Physical demands and work environment: The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

*Physical demands: While performing duties of the job, employee is frequently required to lift 75 pounds, sit, drive, twist back, bend back, reach and grip objects, walk and stand. Employee must occasional lift 100 pounds, bend and extend the neck, squat and climb.

*Work Environment: Employee will be exposed to both heat and cold stress. Employee will frequently be on construction job sites with heavy noise, uneven surfaces, trip hazards and will encounter other building construction hazards.

Pay Rate: $13.00-$14.00 per hour (overtime paid for all hours in excess of 40 per week).

Hours: Monday-Friday from 7:30AM-4:00PM

Requirements:
*valid CDL-A driver’s license
*valid DOT medical card
*less than 3 points
*no DUI’s in 7 years
*able to pass background check (no felonies, theft, violence or sex crimes for 7 years)
*able to pass drug test

Local work available for experienced CDL drivers. Great Pay and lots of hours

Drivers who demonstrate reliability and dedication can quickly earn raises

CALL 630-965-7163 (Arthur) careers@windstarinc.net

Warehouse Management & Dock Workers: Chicago, IL | Los Angeles, CA | Stockton, CA | Columbus, OH

Warehouse Manager:

  • Responsibilities-
    • maintain lines of communication between warehouse and dispatch offices
    • must be able to operate a forklift quickly and safely
    • secure and care for freight and ensure it is not harmed in transit
    • utilize a computer based truck management software to account for all freight
    • train and encourage dock workers to secure freight for transit and accurately record information
    • enforce rigid check-in and check-out procedures for approaching trailer loads
  • Requirements:
    • professional attitude
    • excellent typing skills
    • strong communication abilities
    • strong personal accountability
Dock Workers:

  • Responsibilities:
    • load and unload freight in/out of trailers safely and quickly
    • update a computer-based system with accurate freight descriptions and updates
    • arrange, rebuild, and load mixed freight onto a trailer
  • Requirements:
    • must be able to lift more than 50lbs at any given time
    • excellent typing skills
    • strong communication abilities
    • strong personal accountability
    • must be able to operate a forklift quickly and safely

Dispatcher/ Logistics Coordinator (Chicago)

Job Description: Dispatchers are communications personnel responsible for receiving and transmitting pure and reliable messages, tracking vehicles and equipment, and recording other important information. Windstar Inc is currently hiring experienced dispatchers or individuals interested to learn the trade for both daytime and night time positions. This is an office job and you’ll spend a lot of time working with a team of professionals, coordinating freight movements and negotiating rates over the phone.  Professional and entry level positions are available.
You should have the following skills:
  • great follow up skills
  • great customer service skills
  • a strong sense of accountability
  • great typing and over all computer skills
  • you must be independently motivated and a quick learner

Employment application, FILL IT OUT, AND BRING IT WITH YOU WHEN YOU STOP BY OUR TERMINAL LOCATION

CALL 630-965-7163 (Arthur) arthur@windstarinc.net

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