Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

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Fuel truck driver provides technical knowledge for the safe maintenance, repair, and operation of aircraft, aircraft systems, ground equipment, tools, test equipment, stores and facilities, according to established procedures.

Fuel Truck Driver Duties & Responsibilities

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

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Repairs and replaces valves, fire hydrants, water service lines, sewer lines, manholes, air release valves and structures
Installation of mains, pipe lines, meters, hydrants, valves, curb stops, and related system components
Operates a truck to deliver fuel to customers in accordance with expected safety behaviours and road rules and regulations
Load and unload fuel for industrial and marine customers
Properly track and document fuel volumes
Complete in-house paperwork per load
Report any issues or incidents to dispatch
Inspect truck before and after trip
Work around yard when not on fuel deliveries
Must be able to work rotating or various shift schedules

Fuel Truck Driver Qualifications

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

Education for Fuel Truck Driver

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the fuel truck driver job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as High School Degree in General Education

Skills for Fuel Truck Driver

Desired skills for fuel truck driver include:

Equipment around ground personnel
Handheld devices
Hazardous materials
Placarding
Shipping documents
Have previous experience
Training operating this type of equipment
Fire hydrants
Tools and mechanical equipment used in the repair and maintenance of water meters
Valves

Desired experience for fuel truck driver includes:

Class 3 or 5 Driver's license with air brakes
Hold a current CDL class A with Hazmat endorsement
Prefer at least 3-5 years of related experience or training
Fueling All equipment
Responsible for greasing ALL equipment
Responsible for servicing equipment when needed

Fuel Truck Driver Examples

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Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of fuel truck driver. 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 fuel truck driver
  • Deliver fuel, lubricants, and tanks in a safe and efficient manner
  • Comply with all city, state and federal regulations
  • Provide a high level of service to customers
  • Comply with all company safety rules, policies and procedures
  • Load, transport, and unload each shipment from origin to destination without unnecessary delay
  • Check conditions of trailers after contents have been loaded or unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage
  • Perform basic maintenance tasks such as keeping the truck cab interior clean, cleaning windshields, checking and maintaining all fluid levels and tire pressure, and re-fueling the truck
  • Be available to load and/or unload your loads as needed
  • Applicants must be capable of safely operating a loaded medium duty (Class –B) delivery truck, making multiple deliveries each day, completing the appropriate paperwork
  • Inspect vehicle daily and report any problems in accordance with company policy and DOT regulations
Qualifications for fuel truck driver
  • Must partner with Superintendent/Project Manager to ensure daily schedules are met
  • Must be able to demonstrate the safe operation of the vehicle assigned
  • Must have sense of urgency, strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Minimum of 2 years' verifiable experience as a CDL Class A Driver (strongly preferred in Hauling Fuel)
  • Must possess and maintain a D.O.T Medical Certificate and meet FMCSA Medical Standards
  • Must have clean driving record and a valid CDL B heavy straight with necessary endorsements
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Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a fuel truck driver. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for fuel truck driver
  • Good interpersonal skills and willingness to take direction from Supervisor
  • Has a understanding of loading operations and/or willingness to be trained
  • Ensures that the truck is loaded and unloaded within company policy
  • Ensure that the correct products are delivered to the correct customer tanks
  • Has a understanding of a transport delivery tickets and/or willingness to be trained
  • Identifies Emergency Matters
  • Must be able to meet the physical demands
  • Enjoys being part of a team with a positive attitude
  • Safely operates a tank truck or tractor trailer to transport petroleum products between pipeline depots, transport tanks, in compliance with all company safety standards, industry guidelines and all relevant federal, state and local laws
  • Demonstrates proper measurement and Finished Product ticket recording practices before and after petroleum is loaded and completes all necessary reporting requirements
Qualifications for fuel truck driver
  • Must pass a current DOT physical
  • Tank and Haz Mat Endorsed
  • 1 to 3 years of fuel truck experience preferred
  • Must have a current US Government NACI or be able to successfully complete a National
  • Must meet minimum age requirement by state
  • 3 plus months of experience operating a tractor trailer combination, manual & automatic
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Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking to fill the role of fuel truck driver. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for fuel truck driver
  • Safely operates a tank truck or tractor trailer to transport Asphalt products between pipeline depots, transport tanks, in compliance with all company safety standards, industry guidelines and all relevant federal, state and local laws
  • Demonstrates proper measurement and Asphalt Product ticket recording practices before and after Asphalt is loaded and completes all necessary reporting requirements
  • Complete pre-trip and post-trip inspections and complete maintenance report on any needed repairs
  • Follow all guidelines and regulations for hauling petroleum and other bulk liquid products
  • Load and/or unload your loads
  • Perform other related duties as needed or assigned, which may include working at the facility when not delivering product
  • Operate truck to deliver fuel to customers in accordance with expected safety behaviours and road rules and regulations
  • Deliver product to customers based on orders received
  • Maintain log of shipments for Regulatory and Sales management requirements
  • Communicate with Logistics Coordinator to ensure inventory is available at pickup facilities for delivery
Qualifications for fuel truck driver
  • Ability to pass DOT drug test
  • Ability to work additional hours and occasional weekends to meet business needs
  • Valid CDL License w/HazMat endorsement required Must have a High School Diploma or General Educational Development (GED) certificate
  • Minimum of 1 year commercial driving experience
  • Current Commercial Driver's License, with HAZMAT and Tanker endorsements required, Double/Triple endorsement desired Class
  • Successful candidates will likely have off-road experience, as up to 85% of driving is off-road
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Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking to fill the role of fuel truck driver. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for fuel truck driver
  • Operate all equipment in a safe and efficient way according to all policies and procedures
  • Ensure materials and equipment is safely and securely stored
  • Advise Service department of any requirement for maintenance or repairs
  • Accomplish necessary task stated in Naval Base Ventura County( NVBC) Contract for fuel division
  • 1 year or 100,000 miles of driving trailer experience
  • Must be able to bend, lift and stoop without difficulty
Qualifications for fuel truck driver
  • Current medical card, clean driving record, and must be able to pass DOT drug test
  • No alcohol related incidents in the last 5 years
  • Must have open availability, AM/PM shifts - 5/2, 5/3 rotation
  • Each driver must have a Commercial Driver's License and other appropriate endorsements (HazMat, Tanker, Doubles/Triples) and state requirements as required by law
  • The ability to walk, bend, reach, push, stoop, squat, grasp, lift, and handle heavy equipment as necessary, to ensure safety during the hooking and dropping processes of tractor/trailer combinations
  • Valid Class A CDL with Hazardous Material endorsement
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Fuel Truck Driver Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a fuel truck driver. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for fuel truck driver
  • Be able to work any shifts on any day/s
  • Capability to learn and use electronic, communication and technology systems and equipment on a regular basis to complete payroll, tracking of loads, submission of time off and other company, regulatory processes
  • Class 1 or Class 3 Driver's license with air brakes
  • 2 + years of Class A Semi-Tractor/Trailer combination experience is required
  • At least 2 years of prior Class A Semi-Tractor/Trailer combination experience required
  • Qualified candidates must have at least 2 years of Class A Semi-Tractor/Trailer combination experience to be considered
Qualifications for fuel truck driver
  • Must meet all DOT hiring requirements for qualification of a commercial truck driver
  • Minimum 2 year verifiable CMV driving in past 3 years
  • Must have a current Class A CDL Driver’s License with Tanker and HazMat endorsements
  • Must be able to pass a Certified Road Test for driving ability
  • Must possess valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with Tanker Endorsement and HAZMAT Endorsement
  • Knowledge and experienced with local, state and federal regulations associated with truck driving

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