Chemical Delivery Hazmat Driver
Location:
Addison , Illinois
Posted:
March 10, 2017
Reference:
2769940
About Us:

GE has confirmed it is exploring options for selling the Water & Process Technologies business. The plan to divest the business is a strategic decision that provides an opportunity to reposition the business for growth and further invest for long-term success. Water & Process Technologies will operate business as usual through this process and will continue to meet its commitments to its valued customers and employees. This includes hiring strong talent to help the business grow and be successful. GE is targeting to complete the sale of the business by mid-2017.

GE is the world's Digital Industrial Company, transforming industry with software-defined machines and solutions that are connected, responsive and predictive. Through our people, leadership development, services, technology and scale, GE delivers better outcomes for global customers by speaking the language of industry.

GE Power is a world leader in power generation with deep domain expertise that helps customers deliver electricity from a wide spectrum of fuel sources. We are transforming the electricity industry with the digital power plant, the world's largest & most efficient gas turbine, full balance of plant solutions and our data-leveraging software. Our innovative technologies and digital offerings help make power and water more affordable, reliable, accessible and sustainable.

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www.ge.com/sites/default/files/15-000845%20EEO%20combined.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

Role Summary:

The Chemical Delivery Hazmat Driver will drive a tractor-trailer combination capacity of at least 80,000 GVW, to transport and deliver hazardous and non-hazardous materials in liquid, loose, or packaged form. You will be required to load and unload tanker, box truck, or flatbed. This position will be based out of Addison, Illinois.

Essential Responsibilities:

As the Chemical Delivery Hazmat Driver, you will:

+ Support all Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS) programs, policies, and regulations

+ Follow all applicable state and federal DOT regulations and follow appropriate safety procedures when transporting hazardous materials

+ Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles

+ Be responsible for scheduling both preventative and unplanned maintenance

+ Work with scheduler, customer sites, inventory planners and sales reps to obtain delivery instructions and schedule unloading

+ Secure cargo for transport, using straps, blocks, chain, binders, and/or covers

+ Deliver to all GE customers in the U.S. Midwest/North Central states including, but not limited to MI, IN, KY, TN, AK, MS, IL, WI, MN, IA, NE, KS, CO, WY, MT, SD, and ND.

Qualifications/Requirements:

+ High School Diploma / GED

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience with class A CDL, hazardous materials transportation and driving a tractor-trailer combination

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

+ Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

+ Ability and willingness to travel up to 95% of the time, as required

+ Ability and willingness to travel overnights, as required

+ Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid U.S. Passport and TWIC

+ Ability and willingness to possess and maintain Haz-Mat and Tanker Endorsements

Desired Characteristics:

+ Associate's Degree (2 year college or technical school)

+ Minimum of 5 years in hazardous materials transportation

+ Minimum of 5 years of driving a tractor-trailer

+ All-weather driving experience (heat, snow, ice, hail, sleet, rain, fog)

+ Experience with Freightliner or Kenworth tractor equipment

+ Forklift certification

+ Respirator fit tested

+ Excellent communication and documentation skills

+ Attention to detail and strong math skills

+ Strong computer skillsTeam player, individual thinker

+ Customer focused; positive attitude

Locations: United States ; Illinois; Addison

GE offers a great work environment, professional development, challenging careers, and competitive compensation. GE is an Equal Opportunity Employer at http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf . Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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