Oriental Trading Company, Inc.

Shag Driver

Location US-NE-La Vista
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Oriental Trading Company


As our Shag Driver, you will be responsible for moving and maneuvering trailers and containers into position for the package handling operations.  Make deliveries or shuttles of product between OTC facilities, via the tractor truck, as needed.

Detailed Description

Essential Functions:

  • Complies with all OTC company policies and safe driving methods
  • Demonstrate cognitive abilities, by following directions and routines
  • Identifies logical connections, determines sequence of response, and is able to plan / think ahead
  • Flexibility in schedule due to operation needs, weather circumstances and location
  • Operate both standard and automatic transmission vehicles
  • Grasp, reach, and maintain control of equipment and accessories associated with assigned tasks such as coupling, uncoupling, and driving
  • Exhibit spatial awareness
  • Able to communicate using mobile communication devices
  • May be necessary to work required extra hours, including weekends, based on business needs
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance
  • May perform any of the above functions at any of the company locations
  • Abides by all policies and procedures of Oriental Trading Company
  • Must be able to attend face to face meetings on short or little advance notice
  • Work requires in-person collaboration among colleagues and contractors

Here’s what you need to join the fun:


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Must be at least 18 years old due to insurance and labor law requirements
  • Pass standard DOT physical and drug screen recertification
  • A valid CDL license and driving record in accordance with OTC standards is required for operation of company vehicles
  • Average reading ability and basic counting and mathematical skills
  • Ability to communicate and understand English in written or verbal form
  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team environment
  • Ability to respond with flexibility to changing work demands
  • Ability to perform all required pre-trip and post-trip inspections of all vehicle

 Other Qualifications and Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to walk and/or stand for the duration of the shift
  • Ability to squat and/or bend frequently
  • Ability to reach overhead to 72” with both arms
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs frequently
  • Ability to Occasionally lift 75 lbs
  • Ability to occasionally push/pull totes and rolling carts with up to 50 lbs of force
  • Ability to work in elevated work areas up to 28 feet high
  • Ability to occasionally climb stairs and frequently utilize step stools to access assigned work zones and product


All work and no play just isn’t our style. Join us today!


To apply in less than ten minutes click the “Apply” button or view a complete list of our current openings at http://www.myotccareer.com.


Oriental Trading Company (www.orientaltrading.com), is the nation’s largest direct retailer of value-priced party supplies, arts and crafts, toys and novelties, and a leading provider of teaching supplies and affordable home décor and giftware. Founded in 1932 by a Japanese American, the Oriental Trading' history of fun spans the better part of the last century. Today, Oriental Trading offers more than 60,000 products to individuals, teachers, schools, churches, businesses and nonprofits. With a corporate vision to “Make Life More Fun,” Oriental Trading (a Berkshire Hathaway company) spreads joy and smiles to millions each year through a robust family of brands; Oriental Trading, Fun Express, MindWare, SmileMakers, Morris Costumes and halloweenexpress.com.




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