Ramp Associate

  • Valley Proteins, Inc.
  • 1635 Indian Hollow Road, Winchester, VA 22603, USA
  • 01/21/2020
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

Are you a driven professional that prides yourself on your work ethic and desire to move forward in your career? Take advantage of this career with an established, successful organization that will provide you with a greater sense of accomplishment and room to grow.

We are looking for a Ramp Associate/Yard Jockey to join our 2nd shift Winchester, VA team.

As a member of the team, you can expect:

  • Competitive pay - $700-$800/week
  • Great Benefits – medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, paid time off
  • $500-$1000 annual contribution towards healthcare
  • 3% guaranteed contribution to your 401(k) account
  • Advancement Opportunities– We are always looking for key players motivated to move up to higher level roles.

If you have the following, we want to hear from you:

  • Ability to drive a manual transmission
  • Ability to drive tractor trailers on the yard safely and pick up trailers to dump
  • Ability to read instructions on chemical containers and SDS

Essential Functions

  • Efficient loading or unloading of trailers as assigned.
  • Coordinate the movement of trailers around the yard as needed.
  • When unloading, perform proper pit selection based on material type.
  • Safely operate equipment used such as overhead cranes or use of the Bartlett for unloading trailers.
  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.

About the Company:  Since 1949, Valley Proteins, Inc. has been a leader in recycling used cooking oils and animal by-products into high-quality ingredients for biodiesel, livestock feed, and pet foods. Our focus is on customer service and protecting our environment for a sustainable future.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to the individual's race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, genetic information, status as a military veteran or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.