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PT Shifter

Permanent Primary Location: CALGARY, Alberta - Canada Job ID R21004911 Date posted 09/01/2021 Zip Code T2E 8Z9

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Job Description:

The UPS Shifter preforms the tasks of moving trailers onto outbound and inbound doors.  Continuous coupling and uncoupling of feeder equipment.  May perform other work activities as directed.

Key Accountabilities: 

  • Driving a shunt truck and/or regular tractor (Manual transmissions)

  • Possessing a valid driver's license

  • Maneuvering of dolly equipment may require handling weight in excess of 70 pounds for short durations

  • Pre-tripping and moving empty trailers onto outbound doors

  • Moving loaded trailers onto inbound doors

  • Working outside in an environment with variable temperatures in inclement weather.  Exposure to dust dirt and loud noises

  • Learning and executing UPS safe work methods 

Education and Work Experience: 

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to driver a standard (manual) transmission

  • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize more urgent tasks

  • Must be able to work independently

  • Possession of a class 5 driver's license

  • No accidents within the last 3 years

  • No moving violations within the last 12 months

UPS Canada is a diverse and equal opportunity employer. Please advise our HR representatives if workplace accommodation is needed. Thank you for your interest in UPS Canada.

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