To deliver cargo to and for customers in an allotted period of time in a safe manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, state, and federal regulations.
Operate a tractor trailer over roads, highways and interstates to pick up and deliver cargo to and from customers and/or loading terminals.
Obey all traffic laws and drive with caution while operating the motor vehicle.
Load and unload trailers at customer locations.
Actively pursue an excellent working relationship with customers by ensuring prompt and courteous service.
Display a professional and courteous demeanor at all times.
Select an efficient route in compliance with delivery instructions and fuel policy.
Prepare and submit logs in compliance with DOT regulations and company policy.
When making pickups, verify that load information, destination information, and dispatch instructions are correct.
Key Knowledge and Experience
Minimum of six verifiable months of tractor trailer driving experience
in the past three years or twelve months int he past five years
One year of local pick up and delivery experience preferred
Must be at least 21 years old.
Requires a CDL Class A license (Hazmat preferred but not required).
Ability to operate a pallet jack
Knowledge of DOT (including, but limited to, Hours of Service regulations), OSHA, federal, and state laws pertaining to driving a tractor trailer.
This job description indicates the general nature and level of work expected of the incumbent.
It is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities required of the incumbent.
The incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required and the responsibilities of the position may change. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions
Xpress Global Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender,
religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any
other occupationally irrelevant criteria.
Xpress Global Systems, Inc. is a drug-free workplace and a drug screen is required for all positions.
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