Heavy Haul Truck Driver-CDL

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General Information

Job Posting ID 3554003 Creation Date Feb 20, 2018
Employer Posting No --- Closing Date Jul 10, 2018
Job Site Address MIDWAY, Texas 75852 Employer Type Private Sector
Openings 5

Job Description

Job Description
* Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
* Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
* Inspect loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
* Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
* Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
* Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
* Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
* Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
* Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
* Check all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
* Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
* Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
* Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
* Couple or uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
* Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
* Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
* Crank trailer landing gear up or down to safely secure vehicles.

Class A CDL
High School Diploma/GED
Tanker Endorsement Hazmat a plus
Supervisory Experience Required No
Additional Pay Details * Pay discussed during interview
* Insurance benefits available
Shift Rotating Duration Regular
Workweek Full Time
  • Medical/Health Insurance Plan
  • Overtime Hours Available
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation Leave
Veterans Only No
Federal Contractor No
Eagle Ford Shale Job No
Is this job related to Hurricane Harvey Clean-up/Restoration? No

Job Requirements

Occupation Truck Drivers, Heavy and Tractor-Trailer
Minimum Experience and Education  0 yrs   0 mos and High School Diploma/GED

Additional Requirements

Driver's License Type Class A - Commercial
Commercial Driver's License Endorsements
  1. N - Tanker

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Job Title Heavy Haul Truck Driver-CDL
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Job Closing Date Jul 10, 2018
Open Until Filled No

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