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Yard Jockey - 3rd Shift

Requisition Id:  215468
Business Unit:  Supply Chain

Shelby, NC, US, 28150

3rd Shift, Sunday - Thursday, 12:00am - 8:00am

3rd Shift, Sunday - Saturday, 8:00pm - 8:00am, Rotating Shift


Logistics done differently.

Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 in North America, and Forbes named us one of America’s best employers. At XPO, our employees take pride in their work and show dedication to their jobs. As the Yard Jockey, you will work with transportation dispatchers, shipping/receiving operations clerks and management teams to support all yard-related activities. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build an exciting career.


Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.


What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Move full and empty trailers to scheduled destinations around the campus
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Assist in loading and unloading trailers when necessary

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • 1 year of experience with methods for moving product, including knowledge of laws, policies, procedures and strategies to promote effective operations for the protection of people and property
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record

It’d be great if you also have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

This job requires the ability to:

  • Lift up to 35 lbs. and occasionally lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Move up to 500 lbs. on wheeled carts
  • Walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, twist, crawl and occasionally climb
  • Sit and/or stand for extended periods of time
  • Reach with hands and arms, at times above your head
  • Talk and hear

Be part of something big.


XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.


XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.


All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

Job Segment: 3rd Shift, Supply, Logistics, Shipping and Receiving, Supply Chain, Night, Operations