DRIVER -- TRANSPORT (Tractor Trailer) - Jersey City (Tropicana) FT/Rotating Shifts
Location:
Jersey City, NJ
Posted:
June 07, 2016
Position Type:
Full Time
Reference:
5000109718910
Position drives a tractor/trailer truck to make pick-ups and deliveries of predominantly finished products or materials/supplies. Checks and/or assists in the loading/unloading of the trailer. Obtains proper authorization for all deliveries/pick-ups. Inspects vehicle for proper and safe operating conditions before and after each trip. Must maintain a DOT driver's log and adhere to all DOT regulations. May require driving in adverse weather conditions.
Position requires working tractor/trailer components, including bending and cranking landing gear as well as climbing in and out of cabs and sitting for extended periods of time. Also requires lifting cases weighing 20-45 pounds if they fall in trailer.
PRIMARY ACCOUNTABILITIES:
  • Deliver finished products or raw materials to assigned destination
  • Ensure safety and compliance of load
  • Maintain DOT driver log and other required transport documentation
  • Regular, reliable, predictable attendance
  • Operate electric pallet jack
  • Knowledge of onboard computers

Requirements
BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

21 years or older
3 years driving experience
Pass the required drug test
Pass the required background check
Pass DOT physical and DOT Road Test
Valid CDL Class A (Commercial Drivers License Class A) is required
Follow DOT Regulations
Abstract required

HELPFUL EXPERIENCE:

Operating trucks requiring a CDL Class A license (e.g., driving forwards, driving backwards, maneuvering in tight spaces, dropping and hooking, operating landing gear, or backing into docks and confined spaces, etc.)
Hauling consumer products and perishable consumer goods (e.g., transporting unstable loads or hauling different weights on different trip segments, etc.)
Operating a tractor-trailer in different conditions (e.g., highway driving, side/local roads, city/country, maneuvering in tight spaces, etc.)
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