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Yard Jockey- Day

Job Details

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Day

Location: Statesville, NC

Travel: None

Job Summary

Cheney Brothers is looking for hard-working, motivated individuals to join our transportation team.

Job Responsibilities/Requirements

Cheney Brothers, headquartered in Riviera Beach, is immediately looking for full-time motivated Yard Driver/Jockey (Day) in our new Statesville, NC facility.


  • Facilitate movement and spotting of tractors & trailers for warehouse shipment, sorting, and storage.
  • Operate Yard Truck/Yard Horse in a safe manner under 10 mph in and around the yard storage lot and staging areas.
  • Move loaded and empty trailers timely, stage assigned trailers to dock door to be loaded for deliveries, assign trailers to routes per schedule, refuel tractors/trailers as needed, and document and organize assigned trailers
  • Communicate via cell/2-way radio with transportation & operations
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Schedule 1st Shift - Mon thru Fri, 5am to 1:30pm

About Us

Cheney Brothers, one of the country’s leading broadline distributors, is family-owned and operated.  We are looking for hard-working, motivated individuals to join our team. In addition to being a “great place to work”, we offer competitive wages and a great benefits package, including a 401(k).


Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. Cheney Brothers, Inc. maintains a drug free workplace and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer prohibiting discrimination and harassment, including, but not limited to, in hiring, on the basis of race, color, sex, age, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, familial status, marital status, disability, military service, and any other legally protected status or class. *Above is not an all-inclusive list of requirements or qualifications.


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