Light Truck Driver- Box trucks 13' to 26'

Tillman Global Logistics llc - Farmington Hills, MI (30+ days ago)


Contracted Light Duty-Truck Driver - BOX Trucks: (Paid by the mile based on experience)

  • 1099 contract employee (no taxes taken out) paid weekly
  • Must be able to be on the road weekends 10 days to 3 weeks at a time

Operate company owned vehicles to facilitate shipping and receiving operations.

Operate trucks for the delivery and pickup of freight in accordance to invoices.Verifies and checks invoices) shippers for daily deliveries and collection of payments.

Communicates all delays (over 15-30 minutes per stop) and problems to main office (dispatch) and or broker team.

Cross country

Performs daily inspection of trucks for safety issues

Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, water and all fluids and performs pre and post trip inspections.

Responsible for the condition of their vehicle

For example, keeps truck clean and in good working order. (must complete vehicle safety check sheet)

Inspects material to ensure it has been loaded correctly and is secure and reviews shipping documents to verify all information is accurate.

Maintains driver log according to regulations.

Accurately enters information into tickets supplied.

Driver must be in DOT Compliance at all times during employment

Must maintain a clean driving record.

Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner

Must be able to identify materials to ensure correct product is being hauled.

Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification if questions arise.

Qualifications

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

Valid commercial driver’s license (CDL) required Class a plus.

2+ years proven experience - commercial truck driving preferred

Must have a current DOT Medical Exam (Health Card).

Knowledge and understanding of all DOT rules and regulations. General knowledge of truck maintenance.

Must have a clean driving record.

Job Type: Full-time

REQUIREMENTS:

Required to pass pre-employment & random drug testing

Required to pass LIVESCAN/Police background check

Must be available to drive cross country and work on-call as needed

Capable of fulfilling job description duties

No felony convictions

No DUI's in last (5) years

Job Type: Commission

Salary: $45,000.00 to $85,000.00 /year

Experience:

  • Truck Driving: 2 years (Required)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License:

  • CDL (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Trucking freight handling:

  • Secure freight by hand

Lease purchase program offered:

  • No

Trucking payment:

  • Hourly

Trucking route:

  • National