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Truck Driver SD #4246

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Rapid City, South Dakota, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Truck Driver – SD #4246

Relocation Yes

Location Rapid City SD

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES

Deliver freight of all kinds to customers in a safe, professional and efficient manner.

ESSENTIAL POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Load securement and assist in the loading and unloading of freight.

Must have a CDL Class A license and clean driving record.

Overnight and weekend trips are occasionally required.

Ability to read and understand permit routes and requirements.

Maintain neat accurate records (Fuel, mileage, expense, logs, etc

Ability to read and understand paperwork.

Prompt and dependable attendance.

Other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND WORK EXPERIENCE

High School Diploma or GED required.

Verifiable driving experience.

Special endorsements, certifications and or passport may be required.

You may be required to obtain the proper permits for oversized loads.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

Good communication skills.

Ability to work independently.

Must be professional at all times.

Must be a safe and defensive driver.

Must have knowledge of load securement and DOT HOS as per FMCSR.

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES/QUALITIES

Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.

Communication, Oral – Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.

Customer Oriented – Ability to take care of the customer’s needs while following company procedures.

Active Listening – Ability to actively attend to, convey, and understand the comments and questions of others.

Initiative – Ability to make decisions or take actions to solve a problem or reach a goal.

Safety Awareness – Ability to identify and correct conditions that affect employee safety.

o Expected to drive 600 mile radius, work 50-60 hours per week, gone 2-3 nights per week, home weekends unless volunteer, lift ramps weigh between 50-60 lbs, responsible for chaining and strapping loads.

Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:

1. High School Diploma or GED.

2. CDL Class A license.

3. Clean driving record.

4. Ability to read and understand permit routes and requirements.