Report To: Terminal Manager/Dispatcher/Operations Supervisor
General Purpose: Pick up and deliver to assigned locations in compliance with applicable rules and regulations.
This job description may be revised at any time as dictated by customer needs and management decision.
Receive and follow dispatch orders. Call in daily if on the Casual Board and not working.
Pre-trip vehicle inspection
Hook up to correct trailer as directed by dispatcher.
Drive vehicle on specified route observing DOT and Premium safe driving rules and regulations.
Communicate with dispatch as directed.
Sleep in sleeper bunk when team driver is driving or during overnight stops.
Deliver product and assist in loading and unloading as assigned.
Backhaul product or return to domicile location as directed.
Communicate with client for direction on breakdowns, accidents, product spills, emergencies, and other problems.
Fuel vehicle as needed at approved locations.
Prepare trip record and DOT logs daily.
Be responsible for advance from company by obtaining receipts for expenses.
Participate in safety programs.
Comply with all DOT and FMCSR regulations.
Physical and mental requirements:
Demonstrate sound judgment in operation of vehicle
Work 60 -70 hours per week, within federal guidelines, including nights and weekends.
Pull, twist, bend, and lift 75 pounds to shoulder height as required to perform essential
Climb in and out of tractor and to top of trailer for inspection
Sit for up to 11 hours per day
Drive vehicle and load/unload in extreme winter and summer temperatures and conditions.
Communicate, read, understand, and write as required to perform essential functions.
Posting ID: 588940064Posted: 2020-11-29