Kansas City Composting (formerly Lawn-Corps), a sister company of St. Louis Composting, Inc, is seeking CDL Class A Drivers to work at its Belton MO location.
Transport all materials (mulch, compost and soil mixes) to all Kansas City MO/KS area and surrounding-area company site locations, retail locations, and customer addresses in a safe manner
Receive from dispatcher invoice for materials, directions to job site, and any special instructions and follow them to the detail- Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections of assigned vehicle and immediately report any concerns or problems
Operate tractor-trailer/vehicle according to state and federal laws and observing all safety regulations established by the company and DOT
Take direction from dispatching regarding any updates, additions, cancellations and other changes to the operation
Other duties as assigned by supervisor and dispatcher
Must be able to read and understand English
Possess a current Class A CDL (all states except California accepted) in good standing and current DOT medical card
Clean MVR with no DUIs, no major violations, and no more than a combo of 3 at-fault accidents or violations in the past 3 years
Must be able to drive a manual, aka "stick shift" on a CDL-A vehicle and have successfully done so in the past 1-2 months.
Must be able to pass an extensive DOT drug screening, which includes urine, hair and breath alcohol testing
Must be willing to work Saturdays and Sundays
Must be comfortable driving CDL tractor-trailers of 13 speeds or higher
Must be in good physical condition; able to lift over 50 pounds, stand and sit for long periods of time, etc.
Must be willing to submit to a criminal background check
Must be eligible to work in the United States
Must be able to follow instructions, take direction well and be able to adapt to changes in the operation
Must be able to work well in a high volume, fast-paced environment with strict deadlines
Must have a strong work ethic and be able to remain busy the entire day, looking for new tasks or where else to help when your tasks are completed
Must be a strong team player willing to help out wherever necessary and have a "can do" attitude
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS:
At least 3 years of CDL Class A driving experience
Experience hauling heavy equipment- Experience operating commercial vehicles with live walking floor trailers and/or floors that move
Roll-off container experience
Any of the following endorsements: Tanker, Doubles, Triples
MANY opportunities for overtime for those who seek it!
Local and HOME NIGHTLY 95% OF THE TIME!
6 Paid Holidays!
Paid Time Off available
FREE Life Insurance!
401(k) Retirement Plan with STRONG match!
Medical, Dental and Vision offered!
Family-oriented positive culture, ideal for those looking for a long-term career!