Requisition Number: 06527-DRN
Job Title: Dock Clerk/Freight Inspector
City: Janesville
State: WI
Pay Scale: All Companies/Regions - Negotiable

Dock Clerk/Freight Inspector

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Description/Job Summary

Dohrn Transfer is a leading Midwest LTL Carrier providing less-than-truckload, truckload, and value-added services throughout our 10-state service area.  Join our team and become a part of our new growth and bright future!  We offer competitive salary and a great benefit package in an exciting, rewarding industry.

Dohrn is currently seeking a Dock Clerk/Freight Inspector at our Janesville, WI terminal.


  • Inspection of LTL freight shipments for proper National Motor Freight Classification descriptions; This includes, but is not limited to, measuring cubes, densities, and determining proper NMFC descriptions
  • Communicate efficiently with coworkers, supervisors, and other departments to ensure a successful operation
  • Work in a safe and professional manner so as to reduce personal risks and risk to fellow employees
  • Comply with federal, state, and company regulations
  • Process all paperwork daily associated with the execution of the job
  • Work in a positive, supportive, and cooperative way at all times
  • Perform other duties as needed


  • A minimum age of 18
  • Valid Driver License
  • High School completion or equivalent
  • Must be willing to work 3rd Shift as required. 
  • Basic knowledge of National Motor Freight Classification descriptions 
  • Must be self-motivated and able to self-manage 
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office tools (Excel, Outlook, etc) 
  • Must possess good math and typing skills
  • Prior W&I experience preferred but not necessary
  • Excellent attendance


  • Lifting various types of materials will be required: cartons, bags, cylinders, boxes, crates, drums, pipe, bars, rugs, etc
  • Common material handling tools will be used: forklifts, carts, dollies, banding machines, shrink wrap tubes, pallet jacks, and tow motors
  • Standing, walking, squatting, pushing, pulling, twisting, carrying, bending at the waist, reaching, and lifting both above and below waist level will be required
  • Must be physically capable of operating a forklift, pallet jack, load lock and two-wheel handcart 
  • Will be required to lift up, set down, slide or move weight unassisted that could exceed 80 pounds
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. on a frequent basis and 100+ lbs. on an infrequent basis
  • Must be able to sit and stand for prolonged periods of time 
  • Must have the ability to safely enter and exit trailers, vans, flatbeds, forklifts and tractors 
  • Must have the ability to work around and operate motorized equipment
  • Must be able to perform the essential functions of the job as specified in the job description
  • May be exposed to extreme hot or cold temperatures and dusty conditions in the dock environment; must be able to perform essential functions in these conditions
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We are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.