Traveling Dump Truck Driver

Location
New Hampton, Iowa
Salary
DOE
Posted
Oct 09, 2018
Role
Driver
Job Type
Long-Term
Hours
Full Time

We are a major producer of concrete and asphalt road construction in the Midwest and an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO), Affirmative Action (AA) employer! 

Position Overview:

The Traveling Dump Truck Driver will be responsible for delivering concrete and maintaining the truck as required. The Traveling Dump Truck Driver is a full time, seasonal position, requires regular travel and overtime with occasional weekends through peak season. This position reports to the Foreman and has no supervisory responsibility. For more information regarding this position, contact Jordan at 641-394-6789.

General Duties and Functions:

  • Be prompt and timely for all assigned shifts, schedules and projects
  • Be aware of and familiar with the Company Handbook and abide by the employment policies and regulations
  • Ensure equipment preventative maintenance is performed timely, thoroughly and correctly at all times
  • Teach, coach and work with team in a constructive manner
  • Consistently keep equipment clean and organized to promote professionalism, safety and efficiency
  • Actively participate in any recommended or mandatory trainings
  • Make safety the main priority while working on equipment
  • Ensure all equipment in operation meets or exceeds all DOT standards
  • Maintain a positive working relationship with co-workers and management
  • Additional duties as assigned by management, as this job description is non-exhaustive
  • Willingness to perform duties outside normal scope of work (i.e. work in poor weather conditions or outside normal hours)

Essential Duties and Functions:

  • Maintain vehicles in a clean, organized and safe manner
  • Perform maintenance on assigned trucks and other equipment as required
  • Complete pre and post-shift inspections and assist with maintenance or repair of equipment as needed
  • Record any maintenance issues in truck log book and ensure supervisor is aware of any maintenance issues that would inhibit work production or create safety concerns
  • Process required paperwork throughout the day (time reporting, truck reports, scale tickets)
  • Visually inspect mix for proper materials, verify load size to ticket, check for proper slump and adjust accordingly
  • Deliver concrete using the most efficient route as directed by dispatcher or Plant Manager
  • Must wash out box, fuel truck, clean truck and complete end of day truck inspection
  • Cross-train with applicable positions

Position Requirements:

  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment work screen
  • Must be able to pass a drug test
  • Consent to authorization of a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record request
  • Class B CDL
  • Mechanical background and skills
  • Understand instructions from supervisory positions, both written and verbal
  • Basic mathematical skills (i.e. Add, Subtract, Multiply, Divide)
  • Possess excellent communication skills in both written and verbal forms

Preferred Skills and Knowledge:

  • Fabrication skills
  • Front-end loader experience (feed Plant, move material, clean yard, etc.)

Physical Requirements:

The physical requirements to successfully perform the job functions are:

  • Ability to reach below/at/above shoulders
  • Pushing/Pulling
  • Twisting/Bending
  • Sitting/Standing/Balancing
  • Operate hand and foot controls
  • Simple/Firm grasping
  • Ability to carry over 50 pounds
  • Ability to lift/lower over 50 pounds
  • Squatting/Stooping/Crouching
  • Kneeling/Crawling
  • Gross manipulation (pinching)

Croell, Inc. Benefit Offerings:

  • Salary Range: TBD (Based on experience, location, etc.)
  • Health – Dental – Vision Insurance
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Short Term Disability
  • Voluntary Long Term Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Wellness Program
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Potential for Advancement

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.