CDL–A TRUCK DRIVER

Full Circle Recycling - Johnston, RI (30+ days ago)


If you are into Organized Chaos, Highflying wheelin&dealin, HellonWheeling, No Holds barred, FCR is your yard. We are a swift Combo of MMA; and do WHATEVER it takes to make your Day! FCR is where there is FUN, come work with us, to get the JOB DONE!

SUMMARY/OBJECTIVE:

We are looking for an experienced, dependable, and well organized Class A Truck Driver, who possesses a great deal of physical and mental stamina, extensive experience, and can consistently ensure safe and accurate deliveries.

The Driver will be responsible for transporting multiple products to and from customer locations to our recycling yard and vice versa. This candidate must be detail-oriented, efficient, and have a clean driving record.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Fully understands how to operate and safely drive assigned delivery vehicle
  • Operates compaction and lift equipment on vehicle
  • Drives trucks with a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) over 26,000 lbs.
  • Ensures trailer hitch is properly and securely attached to tractor unit
  • Transports goods from place of origin to assigned destination
  • Picks-up loads and organizes goods in an ordered, logical manner
  • Confirms contents of each shipment load matches the manifest document
  • Ensures contents are properly secured inside of truck to prevent breakage or damage
  • Safely and efficiently handles and unloads goods at selected destinations
  • Obtains signatures or warehouse scans to confirm and complete deliveries with clients
  • Stays on predetermined route and guarantees timely deliveries
  • Checks weather conditions and road reports before departure
  • Communicates with dispatch as needed
  • Performs inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip, also ensures vehicle is kept clean
  • Maintains and services vehicle as needed (refuel, change oil, tire pressure, repairs, etc.)
  • Notifies managers of any major maintenance or delivery issues encountered
  • Obeys all applicable traffic laws and drives appropriately according to the weather/road conditions
  • Complies with FCR and DOT rules & regulations

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS: ·

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • Valid Class A driver’s license required
  • 5+ years proven experience with tractor-trailer driving
  • Clean driving record with no moving violations
  • Roll-off experience preferred
  • Must pass background check and drug test
  • Comfortable maneuvering and parking a tractor-trailer
  • Alert, focused, and detail-oriented
  • Physically and mentally fit, with ability to lift up to 70 lbs. at a time
  • Able to operate electric lift, hand trucks, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Proficient using GPS and other routing systems
  • Disciplined, dependable, and resourceful

JOB CONDITIONS:

Employees may be required to wear protective gear, safety boots, goggles, a helmet and gloves. Exposure to physical operations at metal recycling yards; may include but not limited to walking/climbing in active Industrial yards with uneven surfaces and to out-of-the-way areas. Occasional exposure to inclement weather conditions.

We offer Competitive Compensation, Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance, Competitive 401K, and Vacation time.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or she will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other duties requested by his or her supervisor.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $20.00 to $25.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Tractor-trailer driving: 5 years

License:

  • Class A driver’s license

Required work authorization:

  • United States

Trucking freight handling:

  • Some touch freight

Lease purchase program offered:

  • No

Trucking payment:

  • Hourly

Trucking route:

  • Local