Accessibility :
Scripting :  [Disable AJAX and DHMTL]  [Disable javascript alerts]  [Remove all scripting]
Text Size : A A A A


  • Please Select A State
Job Seekers  Employers  
US National Labor Exchange Home
national labor exchange
32085549 NY Full Time Trailer Spotter - Liverpool, NY

Job Information

ID :
# of Positions :
Minimum Education Level :
High School Diploma/GED
Experience Required :
Duration :
Full Time Regular
Shift :
Hours per week:

Job Description

  • Job LocationsUS-NY-Liverpool
    NY Full Time Trailer Spotter
    Job ID2018-5622
    Category (Portal Searching)Transportation/DTI

    Location: Liverpool, NY Department: Transportation Reports To: Operations Management Trainee

    Your Role: To function as a yard spotter for the NY Warehouse: Spot trailers in the lot or at a dock door in an efficient safe manner; inspect spotter truck and trailers for maintenance and cleaning. Check reefer units. Fuels / tops off reefer trailer fuel tank. Wash out trailers when needed. Other duties as required.

    • Moving trailers between pads, doors, & buildings on a timely basis. Ensures dock door is closed, and dock plate is retracted when docking or pulling trailers away from dock.
    • Sliding tandems to meet state bridge laws.
    • Weighing outbound and finished trailers accurately.
    • Getting trailer reloaded when trailer is overweight. (check with Warehouse clerk)
    • Checking trailers. Ensure all trailers are secure (locked) in yard. (Dot and 3rd party )
    • Inspects trailer registration, inspection, and other documentation. Inspect trailer suspension, sliding tandem rails and all pins out, frame and cross-members for structural integrity, brakes and lights.
    • Inspecting spotter tractors, basic maintenance and fueling (fill out inspection sheet daily)
    • Inspecting fuel truck, basic maintenance and fueling (fill out inspection sheet daily)
    • Checking refrigerator unit operation.
    • Performing yard, trailer & dock check.
    • Completing a yard tracking sheet to be turned after each shift
    • Performing basic communications, radio and personal.
    • Trailer washouts when needed.

    Role Specifics:

    • Problem identification and solution.
    • Various projects.

    What Can Dot Offer You?

    As a family-owned and -operated company for the past 55 years, Dot Foods has created a strong family culture within the business. As a vital part of that family unit, we want to ensure you feel included and respected for any differing ideas. We appreciate those opinions and count on them to make us successful. In addition to an inclusive working environment, we will provide you with:

    • Wage Range: $14.11-$21.16 starting pay
    • $18.00 per hour with Experience
    • Significant advancement opportunities

    Safety: This position assumes responsibility for the workplace safety of self and co-workers, and for the safety conditions of the work locations, exercise and promotes safe behaviors and show unyielding support of programs, rules and policies regarding safety.

    EOE/AA Employer: Dot believes all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunities. Dot will not discriminate against its employees or applicants for employment because of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or other basic classes protected by applicable federal or state law provided they are qualified for employment or for existing positions.


    We Need You To Have:

    • Must have a good driving record, NYS licensure.
    • High school diploma or general equivalency degree
    • Working indoors and outdoors year-round.
    • Must have ability to get into and out of a truck as many as 120 times per shift or more
    • Must meet Department of Transportation physical and drug screening requirements.

    We’d Like You To Have:

    • Prior warehouse experience
    • Successful work experience in an environment that promotes safety
    • Background in a production-based job

    EOE/AA Employer- We will not discriminate in our employment practices due to applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran or disability status

    Company Information

    Name :
    Dot Foods, Inc.
    Description :

    Every employee is a member of the family

    R.T. and Dorothy knew lasting bonds would be the key to Dot’s success. And not only with suppliers and distributors. Since the beginning, Dot has made the success and well-being of every employee a top priority.

    Since our founding in 1960, we've doubled in size every five years, which allows us to provide ongoing career opportunities few employers can match. Whether you join our family as a driver, warehouse worker or sales rep, Dot encourages employees to pursue career paths in any field. Two-thirds of our managers have been promoted from within, and our fast-paced growth ensures ongoing opportunities.

    As part of our commitment to shared success, Dot provides employees with stability, great benefits, career opportunities, performance bonuses, profit sharing, a 401(k) program and competitive wages.

    EOE/AA Employer We will not discriminate in our employment practices due to applicant's race, color, religion, sex, national origin, veteran or disability status.

    Our Benefits:
    Type :
    Direct Employer
    Address :
    200 Monarch Road
    Liverpool, NY 13088

    Application Information

    Online :
    Job Posting Entered On :
    Job Posting Expires On :