This is an in-town day shift position with some weekend work. (40 + hours a week). Any use of the CDL would be within the St. Louis metro and surrounding area. Starting pay up to $19/hour up to $23.
Job Title: Local Truck Driver / CDL Class A
Department: Shipping Department
Reports To: Shipping Manager and Production Manager
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Summary Drives truck to transport materials to and from specified destinations, by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Drive tractor-trailer truck to safely and efficiently transport products to specified destinations.
Inspects tractor-trailer before and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition.
Reads bills of lading to determine assignment.
Fastens chain or binders to secure load on trailer during transit.
Loads or unloads, or assists in loading and unloading tractor trailer with forklift or pallet jack.
Services truck with oil, fuel, and radiator fluid to maintain tractor-trailer.
Obtains customer's signature or collects payment for services when required.
Inventories and inspects goods to be moved.
Wraps goods using pads, packing paper, and containers, and secures load to trailer wall using straps.
Gives directions to helper in packing and moving goods to trailer.
Drives tractor-trailer combination, applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations, to transport and deliver products over variable distances.
Maneuvers truck into loading or unloading position, following signals from loading crew as needed.
Drives truck to weigh station before and after loading, and along route to document weight and conform to state regulations.
Operates vehicles in accordance with all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
Maintains driver log according to applicable regulations.
Responsible for all aspects of preparing freight to ship, moving, and loading tractor trailer.
Assist forklift drivers with loads, customer pickups, and clearing lines.
Shrink wrap or band if needed.
Swap out trailers in receiving as needed.
Swap out bale trailer as needed.
Operate Forklift to load and unload materials, most without pallets.
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience Valid Class A CDL and current DOT medical card required; and 2 to 5 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Amtech and related Manufacturing software; and GPS.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Must possess and maintain a valid Class A CDL license and maintain insurability under the company’s insurance plans.
Must be able to pass a DOT physicals and drug screen.
Must possess or obtain a valid forklift operator’s license from Boxes, Inc.
Physical Demands & Work Environment
The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Boxes, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.