Yard Hostler Resume Samples

Yard Hostler undertakes responsibility for positioning vehicles and large containers and to anticipate scheduled shipments. The job duties include examining, sanitizing, and maintaining equipment. A professional Yard Hostler Resume mentions the following core duties – discerning suitable vehicle and container placements; maneuvering vehicles and containers between areas of the facility, transporting materials to the weighing platforms, cleaning and refueling designated vehicles, sanitizing containers before and after every shipment, tending to maintenance requirements, and stowing equipment after its use.

To ensure success in this field, possessing the following skills are considered mandatory – the ability to adhere to prevailing safety codes, staying abreast with advanced vehicle repair techniques, experience in a relevant field, the ability to perform rudimentary vehicle maintenance, top-notch coordination techniques, and safety conscious and thorough disposition, and physical fitness. Formal education to a high school diploma level is considered mandatory.

Yard Hostler Resume example

Yard Hostler Resume

Summary : As a Yard Hostler, responsible for Developing and providing excellent customer service to internal and external customers at all times, such as working collaboratively, providing timely communication and instruction, and assisting with operations as necessary.

Skills : Assembly, Clerical Work, Packing, Loading/Unloading.

Description :

    1. Made sure that our inbound trailers get plugged into dock doors.
    2. Plugged the empty trailers into other dock doors to be loaded for the next process day.
    3. Managed inventory ( picks orders and puts away tires), learned the office work.
    4. Concised of using Microsoft Excel, using a program that we have called red pair, plugging in the trailers systematically, and many more.
    5. Concised in finding the tires that have been missed scanned or misplaced.
    6. Made sure everything goes on the right route.
    7. Moved trailers in the yard as needed with a computer system in goat.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS Diploma


Yard Hostler Resume

Headline : Have 5 years in the transportation industry as a truck driver. Looking to get out of the truck and go into Dispatching or shipping/receiving.

Skills : Class A License, Forklift Certified.

Description :

    1. Moved trailers in and out of the yard.
    2. Relocated trailers in and out of the dock.
    3. Loaded trailers with a forklift, and overhead crane.
    4. Started out as a low-end worker and worked way up to being the lead form.
    5. Backed trailers into docks for loading/unloading at the local distribution center.
    6. Kept the yard and work area organized and perform the job in a safe and timely manner.
    7. Safely hooked and unhooked trailers.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Gen Ed


Yard Hostler Resume

Summary : Drove tractor-trailer over the road delivering produce Operation of refrigerated (reefer) trailer Perform complete pre and post-trip tractor-trailer inspections Drove company vehicles to deliver, load, and unload materials to job sites Use of a forklift and pallet jack to load/unload freight Assist customers with the purchase of vehicles, including going on test drives and negotiating financial details Cleaned shop yard and/or job sites Laid pre-roofing material Drywall experience to include hanging sheetrock, taping seems, spraying fire caulking, spotting screws, and stuffing insulation Took care of boarding animals to include cleaning of kennels, feeding, watering, administering medications, and bathing.

Skills : Yard Hostler, Forklift Operator.

Description :

    1. Taken a list of trailers fined them in one of our two yards and back them into The correct door given by the supervisor.
    2. Also, do yard reports of full and empty containers.
    3. Often hooking up to one of our 53-foot trailers and taking them to an outside building for transfers back to the main building.
    4. Meanwhile keeping a list of specific trailers moved from one area to another.
    5. Backing and two docks 40+ times a day in order to keep production moving also locating the 40+ trailers in a timely manner to get them indoor.
    6. Moved trailers to and from the dock.
    7. Communicated with drivers on the location of trailers and where to drop them.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
General Equivalency Diploma

Yard Hostler Resume

Summary : Responsible for Executing various manual labor functions such as washing and fueling tractors and trailers, and alsoCompleting necessary documentation on units serviced to include pre- or post-load inspections, service logs, and damage reports.

Skills : Training Skills, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Consistently praised for safe driving around the yard.
    2. Substantial experience in managing all hostler-related operations.
    3. Profound knowledge of all aspects of the warehouse distribution field.
    4. Solid understanding of trailers and their configuration.
    5. Immense ability to use and operate forklifts.
    6. Drove Forklift in the warehouse when needed.
    7. Responsible for the cleanliness of the yard.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
HS

Yard Hostler Resume

Summary : Objective is to obtain a successful long-term salary position using years of communication, technical, customer service, logistics, and commercial driving experience.

Skills : Fluent In Spanish, Microsoft Office, Publisher, Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Drove yard goat, maintain yard.
    2. Moved trailers around in the yard and to the dock doors.
    3. Moved loaded trailers to yard location numbers and move assigned empty trailers to loading doors.
    4. Directed trucks or tractors at vehicle parking or docking area avoiding collisions and staying on a schedule.
    5. Picked up the trailer and delivered it to repair shops to be repaired.
    6. Learned how to drive fork lifters and fix on trailers.
    7. Operated tractor-trailer, and maneuvering trailers into the docks for receiving department.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    Diploma

    Yard Hostler Resume

    Summary : Seeks to obtain a position that will enable to use working skills, educational background, abilities, and experiences to further expand knowledge and work ethics in a positive environment and become an asset to the company.

    Skills : InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Professional, Microsoft Office, Photography, Video Copywriting, HTML.

    Description :

      1. Being aware of your surroundings while other drivers are in the yard.
      2. Get out to chock and Un chock tires, making sure putting both airlines.
      3. Driven, staging, and parking 20, 40, 45, 53ft containers in the yard.
      4. Familiared with the yard management system.
      5. Helped in the warehouse when needed.
      6. Moved trailers from the yard to the dock doors in a safe and fast matter of time the moves are updated in a system called YMS.
      7. Also, keep the yard organized and consolidate any locations to make the yard look at its very best.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    HS

    Yard Hostler Resume

    Summary : Seeks to obtain a position that will utilize and challenge the professional skills and field experience that have been acquired, while offering positive growth and development within the organization.

    Skills : Detail-Oriented, Organized, Communication, Multilingual, Team Player.

    Description :

      1. Backed trailers into docks for loading/unloading at the local distribution center.
      2. Moved trailers from dock to yard replace loaded trailers with an empty trailer.
      3. Kept the yard and work area organized.
      4. Maintained the yard of the facility during the shift.
      5. Kept track of all loaded, empty & recycle trailers present in the yard.
      6. Updated a yard checklist.
      7. Also delivered local loads within a 300-mile radius as needed.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    HS

    Yard Hostler Resume

    Summary : Detail-oriented, enthusiastic team player whose commitment to excellence is only superseded by hard work. Strengths consist of being organized and meeting deadlines, having a creative way of thinking, being well-read and well-spoken, working reliably under pressure, having outstanding retention skills, and being considered easily adaptable to change.

    Skills : Superior Attention To Detail, Computer Proficient, Customer Service, Critical Thinker, Multi-Task Management.

    Description :

      1. Moved trailers though out the yard and scale trailers to make sure they are of legal weight.
      2. Kept load and unload areas with trailers so they can be processed by employees within the hub.
      3. Maintained a Safe Work Environment Order fill, Restock, Clean-up, Load/Unload Trailers Equipment Operation- forklifts.
      4. Moved trailers to dock from dock to yard with a computerized system.
      5. Performed safety inspection of vehicles Equipment safety logs.
      6. Parked trailer on docks for load and unload.
      7. Moved parked trailers into respective docks for loading/unloading vehicle inspection.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    GED

    Yard Hostler Resume

    Summary : A self-motivated and able to work both independently and as a collaborative team member. Looking to obtain a position where one can further develop skills and knowledge in the customer service industry while working for a company that will allow growing personally and professionally.

    Skills : Superior Attention To Detail, Computer Proficient, Customer Service, Critical Thinker.

    Description :

      1. Maintained trailers in the yard.
      2. Pulled trailers up and out of doors as requested by dock supervisors.
      3. Communicated with Dispatch over the radio.
      4. Drove Yard goat to hook and unhook trailers.
      5. Moved and back trailers to be loaded and unloaded.
      6. Used turning trailers around and backing in spots.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    GED

    Yard Hostler Resume

    Summary : Seeks to attain a most challenging position addressing the needs of inner-city youth through community outreach and diverse avenues of communication.

    Skills : Excellent Communication, Quick Learner, Outstanding Interpersonal.

    Description :

      1. Pulled and set trailers to the dock.
      2. Safely moved trailers in and out of loading docks.
      3. Have become the TSI (terminal safety instructor) for our terminal.
      4. Responsible for leading a crew of 6-8 other drivers on making sure trailers were getting pulled/ plugged in a timely manner.
      5. Also kept the rest of the yard up to par.
      6. Spotted trailers on the yard.
      7. In charged of safety training and new hire road tests.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    10+ Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Senior
    Education
    Education
    GED