Transport Driver

Location: Birmingham Plant

 

 

TRANSPORT DRIVER

 

 

Job Summary

 

  • Transports products to and from specified destinations.
  • Drivers are expected to unload own trucks using pallet jacks, floats, or hand trucks.
  • Unloads and checks merchandise at each warehouse.
  • Inspects and maintains log on truck and trailer conditions before and after each trip.
  • Picks up empty boxes, stale product, racks, etc. at each warehouse for return to terminal.

 

 

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have at least 2 years of previous experience driving a tractor trailer or a recent graduate of an accredited CDL training school
  • Must have a good driving record with no more than three (3) moving violations, convictions, or bond forfeitures in the past five (5) years.
  • This employee must possess a Class A Commercial Driver’s License with endorsements to operate a combination vehicle with GVWR above 26,000 lbs.
  • Must be familiar with motor carrier safety regulations and comply with these regulations while performing all duties.
  • Drives gasoline or diesel powered tractor-trailer combinations over the road to transport merchandise.
  • Must possess skill to maintain control of truck while backing, turning corners, and negotiating narrow passage ways.

 

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to lift and carry 20-75 lbs