Semi Driver

Durant Iron & Metal
Durant, IA Full-time
Posted on December 1, 2019

Local, full time with some short runs out of the area and home most nights. 5 years experience needed with dump trailers, taking care of the equipment and a team oriented attitude. You will also be tasked with working closely with our team of dispatchers in order to plan routes and track deliveries. 

Successful candidates must have a clean driving record.

Responsibilities:

  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance.
  • Get goods to the client on time.
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions.
  • Report defects, accidents or violations.
  • Record cargo deliveries.
  • Refuel and clean vehicle
  • Follow accident procedures.

Requirements:

  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions, etc...)
  • Valid truck driving license.