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Local Dock Utility Driver


The Local Dock Utility Driver’s primary goal is to ensure the customer is always serviced first by providing effecient and safe, claim-free pickup and delivery service. Exemplify Ward’s Pallet expertise when loading, unloading, sorting and handling freight by hand and/or using material handling equipment such as forklifts, pallet jacks, ect. Properly load/unload freight and correctly complete all required paperwork.


  • Must possess a valid driver’s license with no pattern of moving violations/accidents in either a personal or commercial vehicle.
  • Must possess or be able to obtain a current DOT physical card.
  • Must pass a company road test. - Must meet Federal requirement of being 19 years of age or older.
  • Must participate in random drug testing of all non-DOT employees.
  • Must be able to successfully pass a post offer physical agility test, specifically designed for the tasks associated with the position. The physical demands for this position are “Heavy”, as defined by: exerting 50 to 100lb of force occasionally, and/or 25 to 50 lb of force frequently, and/or 10 to 20 lb of force constantly to move objects. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for medium work.

WHY WARD? Excellent pay and benefits package - safety conscious work environment - team atmoshpere - constant training in safety, service and operations - promotions from within for qualified candidates - regular and consistent pickup and delivery coverage areas - stable company (over 85 years in business)

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