Averitt Express Dock Worker Roanoke VA in Roanoke, Virginia

Our dock associates are the backbone of our facilities. Using digital scanners and top-notch modern equipment, they manage the day-to-day loading and unloading of freight throughout our system in a safe and professional atmosphere. Due to the familiarity with how we work, they make great candidates for operational leaders when new positions open.

PRIOR DOCK/WAREHOUSE/FORKLIFT EXPERIENCE PREFERRED

Hours: Mon-Fri 5am-10am and 4pm-8pm

Dock Worker Benefits:

  • Family & individual BlueCross BlueShield medical coverage with 2 choices (PPO or high deductible health plan), dental, vision, prescription and hearing benefits package ALL starting as low as:

$81.70 per week for family coverage

$32.05 per week for single coverage

With the option of even lower medical premiums if you participate in the upcoming year's wellness initiatives.

  • Competitive pay

  • Uniforms provided & laundered

  • Profit sharing and 401 (k) plans

  • Company paid life insurance and short-term disability benefits

  • 8 paid holidays (after 90 days of service)

  • Paid time off

  • Other career advancement opportunities within Averitt

  • Clean & safe facilities

Dock Worker Functions:

  • Load/Unload freight -lift requirement: 80 lbs

  • Move freight - force requirement: 54 lbs

  • Open/Close trailer door - force requirement: 46 lbs

  • Count freight

  • Operate scanner

  • Complete manifest

  • Operate forklift

  • Regular predictable attendance

Averitt Express is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.