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Truck Driver (Class A)

Carlstadt, NJ

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Job Summary

The Truck Driver (Class A) is responsible for the safe operation of company equipment and timely, courteous delivery of products to our customers.

 

Job Responsibilities and Duties

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers.
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance.
  • Ensure to meet daily delivery schedules.
  • Document and log work/rest periods and miles spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts.
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking, and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures.
  • Responsible for inspecting the load before leaving the dock to ensure the entire load is secure.
  • Unload and check material at stops, report any discrepancies to the warehouse office timely.
  • Ensure customer signs delivery receipt after material is checked.
  • Upon return to the warehouse hand in all delivery tickets and conduct post trip inspection report.
  • Comply with all DOT regulations and company policies.
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Must have a valid Class A License
  • At least 2+ years driving experience as a truck driver.
  • Ability to life 50 lbs. and ability to utilize an electric pallet jack.
  • Knowledge of the tri-state area.
  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • Hands-on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, AVL units, CB etc.)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly.
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations.
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc.)

 

If interested please email your resume to: Lisa Mazur – HR Director (LMazur@michaelhalebian.com)