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Saia, Inc.

Saia Inc. (SAIA), a regional trucker, is a triple threat. This Zacks #1 Rank (Strong Buy) is a value stock with a forward P/E of 13.7, is expected to see triple digit earnings growth in 2012 and has momentum as shares are at a 2-year high.Saia is a transportation company providing regional, interregional and national less-than-truckload service in 34 states. Headquartered in Georgia, the company has a network of 148 terminals. Read More

Address      11465 Johns Creek Pkwy # 400, Duluth, GA, United States
Website      www.saia.com/
Holding      No Holding Details

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Dockworker PT

Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Efficiently sort, handle, and load freight into and unload it from over-the-road equipment, containers, city trailers, and/or straight trucks. This position routinely uses pallet jacks and forklifts in the loading and unloading of freight including shipments of Hazardous Materials freight.



The successful candidate will possess the following attributes:

    * Knowledge of safe lifiting technique to load and unload cargo, including heavy, bulky and or cumbersome freight.
    * Ability to secure or re-secure cargo by blocking, bracing, using dunnage and other methods.
    * Experience operating forklifts, hand trucks, pallet jacks, to move, load, arrange, rearrange and unload freight.
    * Ability to understand and carry out instructions given orally or in writing, including those on manifests and other shipping documents
    * Ability to perform work required in a timely manner and maintain adequate production in order to meet service schedules and customer commitments.
    * Ability to handle the customers’ freight safely and efficiently, and communicating tactfully and diplomatically with those individuals with whom the employee will be in contact as a company representative.
    * Must be able to read, write, comprehend English
    * Must be at least 18 years old
    * Must possess basic math skills
    * Must be able to complete tasks efficiently and timely
    * Must have demonstrated ability to maintain good attendance
    * Must have a safe work record



Saia offers a benefits package to PT Employees who qualify:

      401k with 25% match and immediate vesting
      Paid Holidays
      Paid Vacation days
      Paid Personal/Sick Days
      Employee Stock Purchase plan
      Credit Union
      Weekly paycheck
      Direct deposit
      Scholarship program
      Employee recognition programs

Become part of the mission…

At Saia, we are guided by a three-part mission that recognizes both our customers' needs as well as the needs of our employees. Based in part on our proprietary CSI (Customer Service Indicators) program, it is a mission that is truly unique in the industry.

Partner with a successful company that built its mission statement around how the company operates each day:

    "Provide the best-in-class regional service defined by our Customer Service Indicators with cost-effective processes in an environment that respects employees and recognizes excellence."


Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

    * Freight handling experience
    * Forklift certification
    * Handling of Hazmat training



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