Class A Truck Driver

Sep 01 2020
Alpha Inc. |Kahului|Full Time
Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY
The Class A Truck Driver will be responsible to safely and efficiently operate a tractor trailer and manually unload/deliver equipment, supplies, and earthen materials to various locations on an assigned route schedule.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Fully understand how to operate and safely drive the assigned tractor trailer.
• Drive tractor trailer to assigned locations and safely maneuver tractor trailer into loading or unloading positions in compliance with Company guidelines.
• Pull a towed weight exceeding 100,000 lbs.
• Ensure trailer hitch is properly and securely attached to tractor unit.
• Stay on predetermined route and ensure timely deliveries.
• Perform inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip.
• Notify managers of any major maintenance or delivery issues encountered.
• Maintain detailed driving and delivery logs.
• Adhere to company policies, rules and regulations.
• Obey all applicable traffic laws and drive according to the weather/road conditions.
• Comply with DOT regulations.
• Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of the inside and outside of the vehicle.
• Treat all customers with courtesy and respect.
• Promote and provide a positive company image.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
• High school diploma or GED required. 
• Minimum two (2) years of CDL driving experience required.

LICENSE
• Class A CDL required.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
• Must have a clean driving record.
• Must be able to physically lift and carry 50lbs.
• Must be able to climb on, off, and under various pieces of equipment, and physically access all parts of equipment to perform job requirements.
• Dependability ​ Meets commitments, works independently, accepts accountability, handles change, sets personal standards, stays focused under pressure, and meets attendance/punctuality requirements.
• Time Management – Ability to organize and plan how to use one’s time effectively and efficiently.
• Attention to Detail – Thoroughness in accomplishing tasks, being careful about details. 
• Communication ​ Communicates well both verbally and in writing in order to convey information effectively and efficiently, shares information and ideas with others and has good listening skills.
• Integrity/Ethics​– Deals with others in a straightforward, respectful, ethical and honest manner, is accountable for actions, maintains confidentiality and supports company values.
• Drive for Result – Targets and achieves results in a consistent manner, sets challenging goals, prioritizes tasks, overcomes obstacles, pushes self and others for results, accepts accountability.    

Safety Focus – Adheres to all workplace and trade safety laws, regulations, standards and practices.