Driver, Truck Job Description

Driver, Truck Job Description

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Driver, truck provides a high standard of Customer Service while delivering, which includes unloading of products and movement to customer use point and reloading the returned empty cylinders to the vehicle.

Driver, Truck Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective driver, truck job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included driver, truck job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

May support plant-to-plant inventory moves for both raw materials and products
Abides by all safety rules and regulations and performs work in the safely
Abides by all federal and state driving laws and regulations
Inspects material and makes detailed receipting notes
Stocks and pulls material off shelves
Lifts and moves heavy material
Works in a team operation on some trips
Makes deliveries to company distribution centers
Assists with unloading the trailer and making sure product is checked while unloading
Ensures all paperwork is signed and dated at time of delivery

Driver, Truck Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Education for Driver, Truck

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the driver, truck job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School and Collage Degree in Education, General Education, Associates, Technical Education, Management, Technical, History, Supervision, Truck Driving, The College

Skills for Driver, Truck

Desired skills for driver, truck include:

Air Brake system
Colors and pallet package
Commercial driving regulations and area roads
Commonly used concepts
Procedures within a particular field
Routine vehicle maintenance procedures

Desired experience for driver, truck includes:

No D.U.I
No driver's license suspensions for traffic violations within the past 7 years
No more than 3 Out of Service violations related to roadside inspections where the driver is responsible (as defined by DOT) in the last 2 years
This is a third shift position
Valid Colorado driver’s license with required endorsements (Class - C)
Ability to adhere to Company policies and rules set forth

Driver, Truck Examples


Driver, Truck Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a driver, truck. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for driver, truck
  • Utilize other various types of equipment such as turret trucks and hand pump jacks
  • Performs daily routine pre-operational inspections of assigned vehicles and fills out necessary log sheets
  • Reports all malfunctioning equipment and required maintenance to supervision for completion of work requests
  • Remains continually aware of unsafe working conditions or procedures and takes immediate steps to eliminate the unsafe condition
  • Maintains constant communications and coordinates all vehicle activities with the Process Control Operator
  • Completes all necessary trip tickets, log sheets, and daily reports
  • Performs general housekeeping tasks and maintains cleanliness of vehicles
  • Ensures that material/equipment being transported are secured and protected while in transit
  • Participates in office and facilities relocations including moving, construction and set-up of furniture and/or equipment
  • Participates in conference room set-ups
Qualifications for driver, truck
  • Industrial warehouse experience
  • Valid Class A drivers license with satisfactory previous 3 year MVR
  • Significant use of memory
  • Follow Department of Transportation, State and Federal laws, and company safety policies and programs
  • Wear assigned Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Work in outside environment (including inclement weather) on a daily basis

Driver, Truck Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a driver, truck. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for driver, truck
  • Maintain accurate records on all paperwork related to the security of company inventory
  • Act to maintain the security of company inventory and equipment including properly securing loads and attending loaded vehicle, or locking loaded vehicle and communicating to Supervisor before leaving
  • Perform pre and post operating vehicle and inventory inspections and identify hazards
  • Follow guidelines to work safely and for the safety of coworkers, employees’ personal vehicles, company inventory and equipment while operating company vehicles and/or performing any company activity
  • Responsible for the safe operation of a tractor/trailer combination in all weather conditions
  • Must be able to meet MSHA certification standards to haul from an open mining operation
  • Must be flexible in working overtime
  • During periods of lowered demand or outages, the Truck Driver is responsible for other housekeeping duties and various projects as assigned
  • Load and unload vehicle, either unassisted or with assistance of helpers, with or without forklifts
  • Places stock on shelves or racks
Qualifications for driver, truck
  • Must be willing to work 2nd Shift - 3pm start
  • No license suspensions, revocations, DUI, or drug violations or reckless operation violations
  • Inspects assigned truck for damage or problems at the beginning of the shift
  • Measures to get a tare weight at beginning of the shift
  • Drives 60 ton trucks from the Port to Scrap Lines
  • Accurately records weight from payload meter for scrap hauled to lines

Driver, Truck Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of driver, truck. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for driver, truck
  • When not driving warehouse duties will be assigned
  • Operate the motor vehicle designated to be used for transportation of Printpack merchandise from one location to another
  • Driver must be properly licensed to haul the cargo which is placed on their vehicles
  • Driver is responsible for maintaining a current license
  • Driver must perform a safety inspection on the motor vehicle prior to placing the vehicle in service
  • Driver must operate the vehicle on the public road in a legal and safe manner
  • Drivers must be trained and have a working knowledge of regulations regarding the operation of the vehicle they are driving, regulations regarding the cargo they are hauling
  • The driver must apply wheel chocks or dock locks to the trailer prior to the truck being loaded or unloaded
  • The driver must properly and promptly report all traffic accidents or incidents involving the damage of the vehicle
  • The driver must properly manage transporting solvent and hazardous waste
Qualifications for driver, truck
  • Communicate with the Primary Tower Operator, Loader Operators and Quarry Manager
  • Have a valid driver’s license and CDL endorsement to drive 26,0001 lb
  • DuPont STOP Safety Program Background
  • Introduction to Hazardous Waste Storage
  • Two years verifiable driving experience on tractor trailer with minimum 45 foot trailer and multi-geared transmission required
  • Ability to interact with people in person or via phone, email

Driver, Truck Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking to fill the role of driver, truck. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for driver, truck
  • Make minor repairs to equipment as needed to maintain fleet operation
  • Packs correct product on pack list at or above efficiency pack rate in appropriate container
  • Operates truck both safely and efficiently
  • Places truck in the most optimum position for loading as directed
  • Dumps rock or material in primary crusher hopper, stockpile for future reclaiming or other areas specified
  • Records loads dumped on operator report and turns in to supervisor at the end of shift
  • Keep truck clean at all times
  • When truck is empty, will stop and clean spillage in truck path
  • Park truck in specified parking area at end of shift
  • Drive water truck when assigned, wetting down all plant and quarry roads
Qualifications for driver, truck
  • Must obtain GTAA airside operator’s designation (DA) within first 3 months in position
  • Must be insurable on company vehicles, substantiated by a clean driving
  • Previous power equipment (forklift, walkie, ) experience preferred
  • Ability to work non-traditional shifts, days and nights, including weekends, statutory holidays, and rotating shifts
  • Ability to be flexible to accommodate shift requirements with short notice required
  • Must pass as physical assessment

Driver, Truck Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of driver, truck. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for driver, truck
  • Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered materials and check all documentation to ensure it is complete and accurate
  • Provide excellent customer service serving as a customer friendly representative of Schnitzer Steel
  • Perform chemical batch treatments, as per received schedule
  • Maintain in good working conditions BHGE treater trucks and all related equipment
  • Report any issues related to BHGE treater trucks which can affect safety & performance of the operation
  • Professional communication with BHGE customers
  • Fulfill other business related tasks, as per direct manager instructions
  • Perform preventative maintenance on company fleet
  • Pick up and deliver various products, materials, and equipment to approved vendors/locations
  • Safely load/unload equipment
Qualifications for driver, truck
  • Prior truck driving experience preferred
  • Must have the ability to drive a 24' Box Truck
  • Ability to drive and perform duties in a safe manner
  • Proficient in the use of English language in reading, writing and speaking
  • No traffic violations within the past five (5) years
  • Driver must be capable of sitting for extended period of time

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