Truck Driver

Manufacturing, Maintenance, Distribution and Transportation Nashville, Tennessee


Description

Position at Wilsonart

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Loads and unloads materials
  • Drives truck to destinations and returns safely
  • Maintains truck log according to state and federal regulations
  • Prepares and maintains required documentation
  • Inspects truck equipment and supplies
  • Performs emergency roadside repairs
  • Positions hazardous material trailer identification
  • Reads maps and plans routes to the load destination
  • Maintains acceptable driving record
  • Assists the needs of the customer
  • Assists in the distribution center as necessary or directed
  • Performs other tasks as required

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Knowledge of Department of Transportation and state regulations and local laws pertaining to vehicle operations
  • Knowledge of truck hauling procedures
  • Knowledge of hazardous waste materials and safe handling procedures
  • Skill in operating lift trucks
  • Ability to understand and follow directions

EDUCATION:

High School Graduate or GED

Must have a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s license

Hazardous material endorsement and Tanker Endorsement

EXPERIENCE:

2+ years local experience, no chargeable accidents in three years


PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: 
Continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking/pushing/climbing and lifting material or equipment of heavy weight (>50 lbs)  

 

Wilsonart is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.