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Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 12:03 AM



Job Description

* Drive a tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW).
* May be required to unload truck.
* Requires commercial drivers' license.
* Check all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
* Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
* Check conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage.
* Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
* Couple or uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
* Crank trailer landing gear up or down to safely secure vehicles.
* Drive electric or hybrid-electric powered trucks or alternative fuel-powered trucks to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
* Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
* Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
* Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
* Give directions to laborers who are packing goods and moving them onto trailers.
* Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
* Load or unload trucks or help others with loading or unloading, using special loading-related equipment or other equipment as necessary.
* Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
* Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
* Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
* Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers, CB radios, phones, or global positioning systems (GPS) equipment to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
* Operate idle reduction systems or auxiliary power systems to generate power from alternative sources, such as fuel cells, to reduce idling time, to heat or cool truck cabins, or to provide power for other equipment.
* Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs.
* Perform emergency roadside repairs, such as changing tires or installing light bulbs, tire chains, or spark plugs.
* Plan or adjust routes based on changing conditions, using computer equipment, global positioning systems (GPS) equipment, or other navigation devices to minimize fuel consumption and carbon emissions.
* Read and interpret maps to determine vehicle routes. Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
* Remove debris from loaded trailers.
* Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
* Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.

* 2 years verifiable driving experience with OTR verification.
* Excellent/Good Driving Record.
* Must physically capable of driving for 11 hours with company required breaks.
* Able to get in and out of vehicle safely.
* Pass a D & A test before and during employment.

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Call For Appointment: 920-418-1146

• Location: New Holstein, Sheboygan

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