Freight Handler


FREIGHT HANDLER
Midland Transport Limited has become a leader in the transportation industry by providing superior quality service to our customers. Our services include LTL, T/L, Courier Services, and Third Party Logistics/ Brokerage which provide the convenience of one-stop shipping.
Midland Transport is currently seeking a Freight Handler based out of the Dartmouth, NS location. The selected candidate will be a self-starter with a strong work ethic and "Can Do" attitude.
Qualifications:
  • Education Required: Minimum High School Diploma
  • Years of Experience Required:
  • Ability to perform physically demanding job functions
  • Committed to working safely in a fast paced environment
  • Capable of working positively with others toward common goals
  • Forklift experience and/or certification an asset, but not required
  • Able to read and write clearly to complete paper work
  • Knowledge of computers an asset
  • Must have flexibility to work shift work in a 24/7 environment, various evening, weekend shifts are available

Key Responsibilities:
  • Efficient and safe load planning of outbound trailers to meet scheduled departure times
  • Inspecting and preparing equipment for loading
  • Loading of freight following specific load pattern plans
  • Cleaning and general maintenance of facility and yard
  • Monitoring temperature control of loaded trailers during shift
  • Prepare and report freight handling details and shift statistics
  • Some driving may be required as needed

We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Midland Transport Limited is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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