Driver - CDL

Job Description:
JOB SUMMARY:

Operate a vehicle to transport materials to and from specified destinations in a safe and efficient manner and in accordance with DOT/CDL regulations. Models and acts in accordance with Pilot's policies and procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  • Understand and comply with all State, Federal, CDL, DOT and TSA regulations
  • Check in with dispatch daily for assigned pickup/delivery route
  • Operate vehicle to transport materials to and from in a safe and efficient manner
  • Present self in a clean and professional manner at all times
  • Load and unload freight from truck utilizing the proper equipment and securing for transit when necessary
  • Maintain communication with dispatch, promptly report all delays
  • Function and use of driver's application for all pickups and deliveries
  • Verify all freight corresponds to paperwork
  • Assist and apply additional packing to shipments when needed
  • Assist in the warehouse if needed
  • Able to work variable hours, including weekends and overtime
  • Clocking in/out daily (including lunch breaks) and maintaining lunch/break schedule independently

SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:
  • Must have clean motor vehicle record
  • Able to apply basic problem-solving skills
  • Ability to read and interpret maps
  • Strong knowledge of the roadways throughout the immediate and surrounding areas
  • Ability to read and understand tariff signs and signals
  • Ability to read, comprehend and complete basic checklists, forms and other related documents
  • Good written and verbal skills
  • Ability to discern numbers and information
  • Ability to manage deadlines
  • Able to use various dock equipment sucks as forklifts, pallet jacks and banding/shrink wrap and other materials


JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Bilingual helpful: Spanish/English

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:
  • High School degree or equivalent
  • Must be forklift certified
  • Valid driver's license with proper class and endorsements (hazard endorsements preferred) issued by the driver's home state of residence
  • Acceptable driving record as defined by DOT/TSA regulations
  • Must meet physical requirements established by the DOT and have or be able to provide a valid medical card
  • Must be CDL certified

EXPERIENCE:
  • Minimum of one-year verifiable driving experience in the industry and in the type of vehicle that will be driven
  • Must be at least 25 years of age
Posted
07/21/2021
Type
Full time
Location
Atlanta, GA 30301, US