Yard Jockey (NON CDL) in Marysville, OH at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 9/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

What you’ll do in this role:

  • Move all drop trailers in/out of dock door locations in conjunction
    with shipping/receiving instructions.

  • Perform his/her duties consistent with the values and mission of

  • the corporation.

  • Maintain a clean, neat, orderly and safe work area. Conduct
    operations in accordance with OSHA, MSDS, and any trade

  • Provide excellent customer service by ensuring the integrity of the
    inventory of inbound and outbound trailers while minimizing errors.

  • Perform and document pre and post shift safety inspections.

  • Complete yard check daily.

  • Ensure all trailers are segregated per internal processes.

  • Lift and open trailer doors.

  • Frequently bend to place and remove wheel chocks.

  • Safely enter and exit yard tractor numerous times per shift.

  • Safely maneuver equipment with good backing skills.

  • May also assist in warehouse responsibilities as needed including
    forklift operation.

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Skills and qualifications

  • The perfect person will have:

  • Medically qualified to operate a commercial motor vehicle

  • Ability to lift 55 lbs or more

  • Ability to work overtime and some weekend hours during peak season

  • Safely maneuver a tractor and trailer combination vehicle in a
    compact yard area.

  • Customer service Focus

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Fitness club reimbursement - $350/ Individual & $500/Family

  • Starting day one, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.