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Dock Coordinator, PM, High Velocity – Sarasota

Location: Sarasota, FL
Job ID: 29264BR
Department: Distribution
Working Hours: 6:00 pm - 4:30 am; Rotating Days
Pay Frequency: Weekly
Date Posted: Jun 14, 2024

$40 - 56k
Full Time - Regular


  • Coordinating dock activities for shipments to Retail stores
  • Preparing the dock for shipping activities
  • Inspecting the loads for damage free stacking
  • Ensuring the product is adequately wrapped and properly labeled
  • Verifying that the load is accurate and complete and securing the load prior to departure
  • Preparing required paperwork and
  • Communicating any shipping and loading opportunities to dispatch and warehouse management
  • The responsibilities listed on this posting are not intended to be all-inclusive and additional responsibilities may be assigned as needed.

Required Qualifications

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be able to work nights
  • Be able to work weekends, holidays, and extended periods of time
  • Obtain certification in pallet truck and forklift operations (on or before his or her start date in the position)
  • Be able to lift a minimum of 67 pounds
  • Be able to operate a pallet truck or forklift without any part of his or her body exposed outside of the operator compartment
  • Successfully complete the following tests (before his or her start date in the position)
  • Basic Office Skills
  • Spatial Reasoning
  • Following Written Instructions
  • Be able to sit or stand for long periods of time
  • Be able to bend, stoop, and twist
  • Be able to stack product of varying weights
  • Be able to work under strict time requirements
  • Be able to read, write, and solve math problems
  • Be able to interpret, understand, follow, and communicate instructions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Current Lakeland Non-Refrigerated/Sarasota Distribution associate


  • Employee stock ownership plan that contributes Publix stock to associates each year at no cost
  • An opportunity to purchase additional shares of our privately-held stock
  • 401(k) retirement savings plan
  • Group health, dental and vision plans plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Free hot lunches (buffet-style) at facilities with a cafeteria
  • Visit our website to see all of our benefits: Benefits – Jobs (

Year End Bonus

To reward associates for their contributions to the company for the calendar year, Publix provides a Holiday Bonus in November. In the first year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to 15 hours of pay, and in the second year of continuous employment the bonus is equal to one week’s pay if associate remains employed through issue date of the bonus check. In subsequent years, the bonus is equal to two weeks’ pay.

Additional Information

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