Work in Washington Veterans Jobs

Job Information

Swift Transportation Window/Gate Operations in Sumner, Washington

Primary Purpose and Essential Functions: Assist the Extended Coverage Team, answer the terminal telephone and assist with a variety of administrative duties. May also perform Gate Controller functions depending on the size and/or set-up of the terminal.

  • Control gate operations.

  • Assist drivers (distribute various supplies).

  • Monitor and respond to system messages correctly.

  • Run and distribute reports to designated users.

  • Answer phones for department and help out as first line trouble shooting problems.

  • Perform various AS400 activities.

  • May assist with some dispatch functions.

  • Open trailer doors as needed.

  • Perform additional duties required by leadership.

  • Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations.

  • Skills: Type at least 20 WPM; communicate well with users of the company from entry level employees to the department leaders; well organized; good problem solving skills; ability to lift at least 50 lbs. Designated Locations Only: Bilingual (preferably Spanish) is a plus; proficiency in Windows Excel or alternate spreadsheet database preferred.

  • Education: High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience Required: None.