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Dock Person - Orlando

  • operating Powered Industrial Trucks
  • accurately loading and securing pallets of outbound product for safe transportation
  • ensuring all pallets and totes are accurately accounted for on the correct trailer per the load sheets for delivery to retail
  • loading special orders and credits/outs and merging with the correct load communicating load close information to shipping office associates
  • supplying pallets or shipping platforms for selectors use on the dock
  • communicating incoming and outgoing pallet trailers to dock coordinator and manager to ensure supply is sufficient for shipping needs
  • moving shipping containers i.e. totes, produce baskets, etc. to selecting areas and replenishing throughout the shift
  • monitoring and recording trailer temperatures as outlined in cold chain Standard Operation Procedures to ensure product temperature is not compromised operating baler
  • operating pallet sorter
  • sorting bulk mail and dropping at correct lanes for shipping
  • cleaning debris from work/loading area
  • 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
  • successfully complete a Criminal Background Check (CBC) and drug test (applies to Pharmacy Warehouse only)
  • not have a positive Publix drug test result within the previous 3 years (applies to Pharmacy Warehouse only)
  • ability to work weekends, holidays, and extended periods of time
  • obtain and maintain certification in pallet truck and forklift operations (on or before his or her start date in the position)
  • successfully complete a work attitude survey
  • ability to use powered industrial equipment that require Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • ability to lift product weighing between 60 and 85 pounds
  • ability to stack product of varying weights
  • ability to bend, stoop, and twist
  • ability to sit, stand and do repetitive work for long periods of time
  • ability to read, write, identify and verify numbers
  • ability to work under strict time requirements
  • ability to interpret, understand, and follow instructions
Work Environment: See Additional Information section. 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.
Other Compensation Information: A $.50 per hour night differential is paid to associates regularly scheduled to work any hours between midnight and 3:00 a.m. (this does not include shifts that end at midnight or begin at 3:00 a.m.). City: Orlando, FL Additional Information: Please be sure to monitor your email including your spam folder, daily for communications you may receive during the recruiting and selection process for this position. Please do not use your Publix email address when applying.

Work Environment:
Temperatures could range from 20 degrees below to zero (Frozen Food), 28 degrees to 35 degrees Fahrenheit (Boxed Meat/Dairy), or 35 degrees to 55 degrees Fahrenheit while working in a wet environment (Produce) for an extended period of time. Return Center Dock Persons must be able to work in various weather conditions for an extended period of time. Pharmacy Warehouse temperatures could range from 35° to 77° Fahrenheit for an extended period of time.