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Class A Driver

Job Description


  1. ·         Prepares truck for operation by assisting in and overseeing the loading of trucks, securing of items and verifying the accuracy of shipping papers.
  2. ·         Drives truck with capacity of more than 3 tons, to transport materials to and from customer locations and job sites.
  3. ·         Delivers orders via the most effective route to ensure complete orders are delivered according to established time frames and customers’ needs.
  4. ·         Accurately documents delivery, prepares receipts of orders by customers and reports any discrepancies to the company.
  5. ·         Collects payment for goods delivered and records transactions on proper paperwork. Obtains customer signature on receipt for pickup or delivery.
  6. ·         Increases job knowledge and product knowledge on an ongoing basis.
  7. ·         Informs customers of new products and services that can increase customer satisfaction and sales.
  8. ·         Maintains truck log, according to state and federal regulations and complies with all applicable Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR), including the company’s drug and alcohol testing program.
  9. ·         Maintains telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive daily instructions.
  10. ·         Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water on a daily basis. Alerts management of necessary or required maintenance/repairs needed on the delivery vehicle in a prompt manner. Completes daily post-trip vehicle inspection report.
  11. ·         Other job duties as assigned.
  1. ·         A valid Class A commercial driver's license.
  2. ·         Be at least 21 years of age.
  3. ·         A current MVR indicating no more than 3 violations in the past 3 years.
  4. ·         Good communication skills.
  5. ·         Ability to follow and carry out instructions with minimal supervision.
  6. ·         Willingness and ability to load trucks at the warehouse and unload at customer locations and job sites.
  7. ·         A positive customer service attitude.
  8. ·         Familiarity with PCs and other material handling equipment (preferred).
  9. ·         Experience driving either a straight truck or a tractor trailer.
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