Yard Hostler Job Description

A yard hostler is a person who operates and storing goods at warehouses.

Yard hostlers are responsible for transporting goods to warehouses and unloading them.

Yard hostlers also record and issue receipts to goods delivered.

Yard hostlers are responsible for making sure that the warehouses remain orderly.

In larger warehouses, yard hostlers may be part of a team of workers who load and unload containers.

The yard hostler who has ordered the container to load the goods will supervise this process.

Yard hostlers may also be responsible for supervising the loading and unloading of trucks.

Yard hostlers are responsible for supervising the

Updated on:     
September 15, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Yard Hostler to help us move some equipment around the yard. The ideal candidate will have a strong back and be able to lift heavy objects. If you think you would be a good fit for this position, please submit your resume.

Yard Hostler Duties:

  • Assist in all aspects of yard operations
  • Work environment:  Indoor environment, warehouse, yard, and jobsite
  • Work schedule:  Full-time, with some flexibility
  • Maintains a clean, organized, safe work environment
  • Maintains accuracy in recordkeeping and work logs
  • Maintains a safe, secure job site
  • Researches and identifies all materials and equipment needed for job
  • Liaises with customer to determine project requirements, communicates clearly with customers, and follows instructions
  • Provides clients with complete and accurate written estimates, bids, and proposals
  • Performs other job duties as assigned

Yard Hostler Responsibilities:

  • Assist guests and team members with loading and unloading trucks
  • Drive truck to and from warehouse, yard, and field locations, picking up and delivering materials and equipment
  • Perform other duties as assigned, such as set up meetings, take phone calls, and communicate with others
  • Maintain cleaning schedule in warehouse and yard
  • Maintain equipment inventory in yard and warehouse

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Requirements And Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • 2+ years experience in a yard hostler role
  • Knowledge of yard facilities including equipment, vehicles, and yard operations
  • Proven ability to manage yard services
  • Knowledge of yard specific safety requirements
  • Experience with

At Company Name, we celebrate diversity and are committed to building an inclusive team. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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