Operate the truck or equipment assigned by the management team, which may make temporary substitutions during breakdowns or to fulfill the needs of the department.
Perform pre-trip inspections to ensure that the assigned truck is fully-fueled and is safe and legal to operate before leaving the yard.
Complete work assignments in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with company standards and policies.
Record route data either electronically or on paper as required.
Perform post-trip truck inspection, make sure the cab is clean and the Vehicle Condition Report is turned in.
Help maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating professionally with customers, clients, co-workers and the management team.
Available for scheduled shifts, including holidays and weekends.
Maintain Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) compliance and immediately report to dispatch and the supervisor if in danger of being out of compliance.
Maintain waste manifests ensuring compliance with Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) regulations and in accordance with company policy.
Report any moving violations incurred during work hours to the Safety Department at the end of the shift.
Report any personal moving violations or accidents to the Safety Department within 72 hours.
Maintains a valid Medical Card and a valid driver’s license.
Other duties as assigned.
Excellent heavy truck driving skills;
Ability to work independently with minimal or no supervision;
Ability to perform basic math functions;
Ability to independently operate commercial motor vehicles;
Proof of up-to-date Hepatitis B vaccination or willingness to get one; and
Must be able to read and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquiries, and to make entries on reports and records.
Record of safe driving for the last five years as shown on current MVR, with no serious accidents or traffic violations
Valid Medical Card or the ability to obtain one