DRIVER - MILEAGE
About the Job
OMJ Job Number/Reference Code: 3639452
Desired Skills/Duties: Position Summary: Responsible to safely drive commercial truck on designated route to deliver product to a series of customers. Assist to unload products at each delivery location; obtain delivery confirmation and complete necessary paperwork. Perform routine vehicle inspection and operate vehicle in a safe and efficient manner, in compliance with DOT regulations. Perform pre and post trip inspection and complete daily drivers logs. Minimum Requirements: High School Diploma or GED preferred. One (1) year of at least 100,000 miles of all season commercial driving experience required. Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License with good all seasons driving record. Must be able to work up to 60 hours per week including nights and weekends. Must pass DOT physical examination and DOT pre employment drug test; subject to periodic random alcohol and drug test. Responsibilities and Essential Duties: Responsible to safely drive commercial truck on designated route to deliver products as per delivery schedule; regularly make out-of-town deliveries. Maintain DOT drivers log book and other delivery documentation. Assist to unload truck/trailers at each delivery location and verify correct products are delivered and obtain delivery confirmation and customer signature. Inform management of any deviations and/or invoice discrepancies; pickup damaged goods and customer returns; ensure necessary paperwork is completed and relevant documents are attached. Report any unsafe unloading conditions at delivery location to dispatcher/supervisor. Perform pre-post trip inspection on vehicle before every run to ensure all mechanical, safety, and emergency components are in working condition and in accordance to DOT regulations. Responsible to perform pre-trip duties such as to review driver itinerary and check route details for assigned deliveries; check customer invoices, may move tractors to the loading dock to attach the preloaded trailers and if necessary maintain required trailer temperature. Responsible to perform post-trip duties such as to unload damaged, customer returns products and ensure necessary paperwork is attached; unhook and secure the trailer; refill fuel; park and secure the tractor and hand truck; complete DOT logs and record all deliveries/pickup made, reconcile records with the appropriate company representative as required. Perform simple vehicle maintenance (i.e. clean interiors and exteriors, take vehicle for state inspection, filling tires with air, etc.). Report damage and/or repair requirements; coordinate with the dispatcher/supervisor to accomplish routine vehicle maintenance and repairs. Provide quality customer service at every delivery location; note and report issues and complains received about schedules and quality of service to dispatcher/ supervisor for resolution. Knowledge / Skills / Abilities (KSAs): Good communication skills; ability to follow written and verbal instructions. Good organizational, prioritization and attention to details skills. Good customer service skills. Ability to read maps, route schedules, and operate vehicle in a variety of traffic and weather conditions. Knowledge of federal regulations and DOT guidelines. Must be flexible working in shifts including evenings and weekends. Ability to work safely and carefully to prevent injury to self and others while driving, loading, and unloading vehicle. Ability to operate global positioning systems (GPS) /Electronic On-Board Recorders to communicate with dispatch. Basic computer skills preferred. Ability to travel with overnights on occasion. Physical Requirements / Work Environment: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.