FedEx Freight Handler, Part-Time

Freight Handler Part-Time

Position Overview:

With a workforce of more than 42,000 team members in approximately 350 service centers, the FedEx Freight team is dedicated to delivering the ultimate customer experience through exceptional service, reliability and on-time performance. This award-winning level of service requires a talented and diverse team. Put your skills to work at FedEx Freight where you can be part of one of the most well-known and reliable companies in the world.


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Job Specific Information:

Unload shipments, transport freight across dock and load trailers

  • Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to:  forklift, pallet jack and hand truck
  • Verify documentation matches freight description (e.g. type, weight, hazardous materials), using current electronic or manual system
  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope)
    Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary
  • Verify and complete required documentation and reports
  • Assist customers with freight and freight documentation as needed
  • Perform hostling duties if required


FedEx Freight is pleased to offer eligible part-time team members the following benefits:

  • Medical/Pharmacy
  • Dental Care
  • Vision Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Personal Paid Time Off
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Retirement Savings Plan 401(k)
  • Shipping Discounts

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent, preferred
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator
  • Basic written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to lift/carry hand freight of varying weights several times a week, to lift dock plates weighing approximately 100 pounds, and to open trailer doors requiring approximately 75 pounds of lift force, up to several times per day or more
  • Ability to bend, twist, squat, pushing/pulling freight throughout shift
  • Ability to work independently and/or as a team member


Working Conditions:

  • Dock environment; exposure to varied weather conditions, exhaust, fumes, dust, noise
    • Hours may vary due to operational need
    • Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-paced, deadline oriented


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