Ready-Mix Truck Driver ($1000 Sign-On Bonus) - Interstate Concrete & Asphalt (Colville, WA)

in Colville, WA

Ready-Mix Truck Driver ($1000 Sign-On Bonus) - Interstate Concrete & Asphalt (Colville, WA) Job

Job Description Job Attributes+

  • Job ID

    655367801

  • Req #

    267883

  • Job Location

    Colville, WA 99114, US

  • Job Category

    Driver/Delivery-CDL

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently by utilizing equipment within its designed parameters.
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Be able to ingress and egress truck by navigating 2 steps with grab bars present.
  • Be able to manipulate truck steering wheel (power steering), shifter and other various levers and knobs necessary for operation of truck and associated equipment.
  • Operate ready-mix concrete truck to deliver to construction sites, as specified, safely and efficiently, obeying applicable laws and following dispatch instructions.
  • May add materials (fiber, color or other additives) to concrete mix
  • Ensure quality of product delivered, slump, etc.
  • Maintain communication with Dispatcher as necessary regarding deliveries. Check delivery tickets for special instructions and complete as required.
  • Ensure proper materials are loaded safely, and obtain proper signatures as required.
  • Rinse out drum and chutes, and dump slurry as required by established procedures.
  • Collect money from customers and record transactions on customer receipt.
  • Inform customers of new products or services. Listen to and communicate or resolve service complaints.
  • Respond to customer questions related to basic product knowledge and basic concrete construction techniques. Tactfully inform customer of concrete working methods and improper forms as appropriate.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle, investigate abnormalities and perform operator maintenance and minor field repairs.
  • Record sales and delivery information.
  • Maintain operator logs, forms and records in accordance with company policy and Department of Transportation regulations.
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production.
  • Take action to avoid potential hazards or obstructions.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned to meet business needs.
  • Regular and timely attendance.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Operate trucks to deliver materials to construction and customer sites safely and efficiently.  Obey applicable laws and follow dispatch instructions.  Be familiar with tag, tongue reach, tailgate position and location of levers and switches.
  • Pull levers to tilt body and dump contents.  Shovel material as required.  Set spreader chains when applicable.
  • Check delivery tickets for special instructions and complete prior to arriving on the job.  When loading, ensure proper materials are loaded safely. Obtain proper signatures as required.  Deliver construction materials to jobsites at instructed.  Ensure proper entry of on-the-job information on customer delivery invoices.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle.  Investigate abnormalities.  Complete written report of problems or necessary repairs and forward to maintenance personnel.  Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials, and unusual conditions to shop personnel.  Perform operator maintenance and minor field repairs (i.e. mud flaps and mirror adjustments).
  • Move material as necessary in the performance of the job or as directed.
  • Maintain vehicle in a clean an orderly condition, inside and out.  Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations.  Assist in keeping employee’s room clean.
  • Maintain operator logs, time cards, mileage sheets, vehicle repair sheets, and records in accordance with company policy and departmental transportation regulations. Use computer for Zonar and Trackit.
  • May  operate a front-end loader or roller
  • May assist members of the work force in other areas of production, including shoveling materials on grade and pave projects, running plant loader, operating roller, driving water truck, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed whenever necessary.  Before loading, make sure tailgate is latched.  Keep sideboards, trailer tongues and back of truck free of all materials.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Two years general driving experience in a commercial or construction setting highly preferred.
  • Class A CDL required and current DOT medical card.
  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends/holidays.
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Heavy Equipment Operators and other employees.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.
  • Basic Mechanical skills
  • Must have good depth perception and coordination to operate machine controls.
  • Must pass DOT physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing
  • Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; Responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Teamwork - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
  • Judgment - Exhibits sound and accurate judgment.
  • Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.
  • Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Accepts responsibility for own actions.
  • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.
  • Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
  • Initiative - Asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Innovation - Generates suggestions for improving work.
  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

Interstate Concrete & Asphalt Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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