Truck Driver
Job Type
Full-time
Description

    

POSITION PURPOSE:

Ensure the safe and efficient transportation of agriculture commodities.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform daily vehicle inspections and document accordingly
  • Report all maintenance issues and schedule for repair
  • Complete and submit required logs and transportation paperwork in a timely manner
  • Pick up and deliver product in a safe and efficient manner
  • Abide by all State and Federal traffic regulations
  • Maintain cleanliness of the truck and trailer, inside and out, including sweeping of the trailer after loads
  • Communicate with vendors and supervisors if delays are probable


BASIC REQUIREMENTS:

  • High school diploma
  • Must have or be able to obtain Class A CDL with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements, and be an insurable driver
  • Must be able to pass DOT required physical and related drug test
  • Maintain Class A CDL and Medical Card
  • Availability to work extended hours during peak seasons
  • Must be able to follow directions and effectively communicate with others
  • Understanding of mechanical machines and tools desired
  • Agriculture background preferred but not required


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Ability to lift 75lbs., climb ladders and/or rail cars, stairs, and bins
  • May also be required to work in confined spaces
  • Must be able to work in grain dust and during inclement weather
  • Must be able to perform all physical requirements of the position