Driver -Chicago, IL

JOB SUMMARY

Distribute material to customers while maintaining and abiding by Transportation rules and regulations.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Distribution of material to clients as required
  • Collection of material or returns from clients
  • Responsible of ensuring that the truck follows the required maintenance set forth by DOT regulations
  • Maintain drivers log book
  • Responsible for assuring that the truck leaves with the necessary documentation wherever it is going
  • Position blocks and ties, straps/chains & binders for cargo securement
  • Accuracy and accounting of all freight delivered and/or picked up
  • Adherence and successful execution of all paperwork with special emphasis on Inspections and hours of service requirements
  • Routine communication with manager after each stop and for any and all exceptions
  •  Must be able to interact courteously and tactfully with managers, co-workers, customers and/or vendors in a way that positively affects production and morale
  • Assist in moving material in warehouse with forklift and/or overhead crane
  • Assist in the process of collecting payments from customer, vendors, and/or contractors
  • Proactively seek opportunity for sales by giving customers information about promotions, discount slabs, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned  

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

  • GED or HS Grad
  • Automotive Tech AAS preferred but not required
  • Mandatory Class A License for US and Class DC for Canada
  • TWIC Card preferred but not required

KNOWLEDGE

  • HAZMAT endorsements may be required
  • Must have a valid Class license
  • Must be able to pass all DOT pre-employment requirements
  • Must be able to pass a skilled test (driving test)
  • Must be able pass random drug screens  
  • Experience & proficiency with DOT Cargo Securement/Load Regulations
  • TWIC (Transportation Work Identification Credentials) preferred
  • Ability to operate warehouse equipment (crane, forklift, etc.)

EXPERIENCE

  • Minimum 3 years tractor trailer experience with class license required, or similar heavy haul experience
  • Preferred experience between 3- 9 years tractor trailer experience with class license required, or similar heavy haul experience  & TWIC Card

LOCATION

OTHERS

  • Lifting up to 25 lbs. continually
  • Carrying up to 25 lbs. continually

Company
Cosentino
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Chicago, Illinois 60290, US