Jun 11, 2022

Truck Driver Class A

  • Universal Forest Products, Inc.
  • Auburn, NY 13021, USA
Full time Transportation Professional

Job Overview

Knowledge

* Must be 21 years of age
* Minimum 12th grade basic education completed
* Minimum 1 year of experience driving a commercial vehicle in excess of 26,000 lbs. Preferable 3 to 5 years of experience driving a commercial vehicle
* Working knowledge of vehicle parts, and how to handle minor repairs to ensure equipment is in proper operating conditions
* Required to have a valid Class A Commercial Drivers License
* Successful completion of forklift driver licensing process

Skills and Abilities

* Ability to pass a written and driving test on DOT rules and regulations
* Ability to pass a physical examination (DOT required)
* Ability to operate an electronic board system
* Ability to block, brace/strap and tie down/secure cargo for transportation and to tarp load
* Ability to determine if vehicle is properly loaded and if weight cargo is adequate
* Ability to drive and perform duties in a safe manner
* Ability to identify equipment malfunctions and determine safe operation of the vehicle
* Proficient in the use of English language in reading, writing and speaking
* Ability to work in a wide range of weather conditions
* Ability to interact with co-workers, customers and vendors
* Good understanding of efficiencies and productivity measures
* Ability to pass a drug test
* Ability to work hours mandated by management

Conduct

* Must not have any DOT recordable accidents in the past three years
* Safety conscious
* Team player and goal oriented
* Leads by example and positive attitude
* Good communicator, customer service oriented and problem solver
* Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

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