Dock Associate (DHL)

Houston TX
30+ days ago

Job Description

Job Description

Cartage Services is a premier delivery service provider for one of the largest international shipping company in the world. We provide excellent customer service and brand exposure for our client five to seven days a week.

As a Dock Associate you would follow standard company procedures and safety requirements to pick packages and relocate them to the proper channels. You are responsible for the accurate storing, shipping, and receiving of product to meet company standards or safety, security, and productivity.

This is a split shift opportunity where you are scheduled to work during our AM and PM shift with a break in the middle of the day.

Hours are as follows:

Mondays: 0600-1200 & 1700 - 2200

Tuesday - Friday: 0900-1200 & 1700 - 2200

Key Accountabilities:

  • Under tight deadlines, offload shipments from a container, scan the freight in as received, label the packages, align the packages to their designated area.
  • Picks up and handles time sensitive documents and packages in a safe and punctual manner in order to meet customer and DHL time requirements
  • Operates a scanner to record shipping and package information for documents/packages
  • Ensure all proper documentation is filled out and brought back to the warehouse as well as analyze international shipping documents for any additional constraints
  • Maintains good work habits, including reporting to work on time and adhering to standard work and safety procedures
  • Reports any suspected breach of security or unusual happenings to supervisor immediately

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to lift up to seventy (75) lbs occasionally
  • Must be able to lift forty (40) lbs frequently
  • Must be able to walk, climb stairs, reach overhead, squat, bend, kneel, stoop and crouch repeatedly


  • Must be able to pass a 7 year background screening (no infractions of any kind)
  • Must possess EXCELLENT customer service skills
  • Must have a reliable means of communication and transportation
  • Must be reliable (variations in schedule/tardiness/absenteeism are NOT allowed)

Cartage Services is an equal opportunity employer and affirmatively seeks diversity in its workforce. CS recruits and advances qualified applicants/employees regardless of race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, or national origin.

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $12.00 per hour

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Pay: $12.00 - $14.00 per hour


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • Night shift
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No


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