Virginia Beach

A Day in the Life of a Yard Jockey:

This is a dynamic and fast-paced, physical position that will keep you moving all day long as you ready freight for customers. Your safety is our top priority and SAFETY FIRST is a core value that defines our culture. The right candidate will value safety above all as you efficiently operate all forms of machinery, like Yard Jockeys, forklifts, reach-lifts, and electric pallet jacks. If you have a top-notch work ethic, excellent attention to detail and care about the quality of work you do – then we invite you to apply.


Operates equipment in a safe and efficient manner
Unloads, palletizes, picks, and loads loose cartons
Provides daily preventative maintenance checks on equipment as required
Escalates equipment mechanical issues to Lead Equipment Operator
Unloads/Loads freight in a safe and effective manner
Accurately verifies freight for quality and quantity
Performs cycle counting as required
Communicates with others appropriately
Other duties as assigned


Previous experience operating Yard Jockeys, forklifts and reach-lifts required

Warehouse experience required
Experience with warehouse management systems helpful
Experience with warehouse RF equipment preferred
Knowledge of safety regulations
High School Diploma or GED required

Company Information

Tidewater Staffing Offers:

  • Weekly Pay
  • Full-Time Employment
  • Insurance Benefits
  • Referral Bonus Program
  • Temp-to-Hire Job Opportunities
  • Free Training Programs
  • Direct Deposit | Money Network Cards
Tidewater Staffing is an Equal Opportunity Employer*

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