Driver III Class A CDL
Sunbelt Rentals - Louisville, KY

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Sunbelt Rentals, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ashtead Group plc, is one of the largest equipment rental companies in the U.S. Based in Fort Mill, S.C., we serve the needs of a wide variety of customers – from commercial, residential, municipal and specialized service industries to weekend do-it-yourselfers. With a large network of locations in 34 states and the District of Columbia, we deliver the equipment you need and provide a superior level of customer service.

At Sunbelt Rentals we aspire to be the best player in the industry, not the biggest.


Position Objective:

The primary function of the Class A CDL Driver is to deliver and remove heavy construction equipment and supplies to and from the customer worksite.

Position Responsibilities:

Deliver and recover equipment at the customer site, which may include; but is not limited to:
  • Loading, unloading and securing the equipment.
  • Local or long-distance hauling of equipment and supplies.
  • Perform basic troubleshooting involving malfunctioning equipment at jobsite and make minor repairs.
  • Perform daily commercial vehicle inspection with completion of necessary repairs to vehicle to ensure operational safety.
  • Learn and demonstrate Customer Service Standards for delivery service.
  • Accurately obtain require signatures on rental contracts, pick up and exchange forms.
  • Demonstration of proper and safe equipment usage to customer at point of delivery.
  • Perform other duties assigned by the manager or authorized personnel.
  • Complete inspection reports for out-going and returned equipment; completing log book and trip sheets meeting all D.O.T. and company record keeping requirements.


Education and Experience Requirements:
  • Education High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively
  • Valid Driver’s license with Class A CDL certification, DOT Physical Examination (Medical card)
  • Working knowledge and understanding of Motor Carrier Safety regulations / DOT guidelines.
  • Knowledge of local major and minor roadways and the ability to effectively use maps and directions for efficient delivery routing.
  • Possess knowledge of and/or previous experience in driving delivery trucks, towing tandem axle utility trailers and towable construction equipment, operating safely within high traffic or congested city zones and in small areas
  • Prior training and/or experience with similar commercial equipment preferred.
Years Experience:
  • 2 years experience preferred; with verifiable over-the-road experience operating combination commercial vehicles.
Other requirements:
  • Be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily
  • Possess a current driver’s license, DOT Physical Examination (Medical Card).
  • Exhibit safe driving behavior / record instead of quality level record and maintain a Sunbelt quality level driving record.
  • Demonstrate a high level of safety awareness on the roadways
  • Exhibit professional defensive driving techniques to protect internal equipment and other drivers
  • Possess a “Can Do” attitude and be willing to do what is necessary to exceed customer expectation.
  • Must have sufficient mechanical ability to troubleshoot and make minor repairs to equipment and vehicle.
  • Must have a working knowledge of delivery area.
  • Possess prior experience in safe operation of heavy construction machinery within rental industry, and working understanding of load securement and transport.

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Sunbelt Rentals shines in the equipment rental business. A huge rental equipment company in the US, Sunbelt specializes in the rental and...