Class A CDL Truck Driver
Company: Andersen Corporation
Location: White Plains
Posted on: February 7, 2019
Full time CDL A truck driver positions! Starting Rate $26.03 Overtime Eligible About the position: This current opportunity will be based in Allendale, NJ. The Driver will be expected to transport and deliver our windows and doors to our dealers, distribution centers and/or construction job sites using a tractor-trailer. This position requires a wide range of skills from practicing safe driving and delivery to top-notch customer service. This is a hands-on delivery driving position. • Work Schedule – Our drivers generally work Monday – Friday and are home most nights and every weekend. • Work Hours - Drivers generally will start routes between 3 am – 6 am. A typical day can range from 10 – 14 hours depending on route assigned. • Compensation – Our drivers are paid hourly and are eligible for overtime! • Training - As a new driver you will be working with an experienced driver learning the routes, customers and the products. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: • Safely assist in the loading and unloading of the product to customer's location and/ or return products. (Driver will be required to handle the windows and doors). • Perform frequent lifting, pulling, pushing, and carrying of windows and doors of varying weights • Drive truck to destinations in accordance with Federal regulations. • Apply knowledge of commercial driving and skills in maneuvering vehicle at varying speed in difficult situations, such as heavy traffic, inclement weather or in tight loading dock areas. • Maintain records required for compliance with State and Federal regulations including driver logs, possible fuel purchases, mileage records, and other records required by law. • Perform all duties in accordance with company policies and procedures, and comply with all Federal, State, and local regulations for safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle. • Professional representation of the Andersen Corporation. • Able to answer questions regarding packing lists, invoices, packaging and material content. If unable to answer specific questions, direct customer to appropriate contact at Andersen. QUALIFICATION AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS: Job Specifications – Eligibility Requirements • Valid Class A Commercial Driver's License and doubles endorsement if twin trailers are pulled at location. • Have an acceptable accident and moving violation Motor Vehicle Record. • 2 years' previous tractor-trailer (or straight truck, depending on equipment) driving experience including winter driving experience. • Ability to read, write and perform simple mathematical calculations with general mental ability to handle receipts, read maps, read road signs, maintain logs, etc. • Good oral communication skills • Ability to follow instructions and take directions via on-board computer system and by phone. • Working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems. • Knowledge of D.O.T. regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, vehicle inspection and maintenance. • Meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Department of Transportation. • Satisfactorily pass a drug test. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: • Ability to sit and remain alert while driving for extended periods of time. • Ability to shift manual transmission and operate foot pedals. • Ability to perform frequent squatting or crouching to handle position and secure windows and doors. • Able to enter and exit the vehicle's cab as many as 45 times a day or more. • Able to perform frequent pushing or pulling of windows and doors weighing up to 100 pounds on a dolly or cart. • Able to frequently carry windows and doors weighing up to 50 pounds of varying size and shape and occasionally carry windows and doors weighing up to 100 pounds. • Able to frequently reach for cargo above shoulder level, at waist level and below waist level for maneuvering and directing the controls to operate the truck. • Able to hook/unhook various commercial vehicle combinations, manually lower and raise landing gear, operate the fifth wheel lever, lock and release pintle-hooks, attach and release safety chains, open and close cargo doors, climb into and off of vehicles, fuel vehicles and check engine oil coolant levels.
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