The Class A Driver will assist in loading, pick-ups and deliveries of freight to our various customer locations within local areas. The Class A Driver will work closely with Dispatch to ensure customer needs are met in a timely manner.
Work Schedule:
Start times may vary Monday through Friday
Schedules are set by Dispatch
Weekend work and/or overtime may be required
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Operates vehicles in compliance with local and state traffic codes/laws and company procedures
Read and understand traffic signs and controls in accordance with FHWA regulations
Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections on all vehicles assigned to operate and ensures any necessary repairs are completed according to state and federal regulations prior to arriving and/or leaving the terminal
Track and maintain hours of service logs
Ensures load is properly stowed and secured to prevent shifting or damage while in transit to the delivery location
Examines shipping documents to verify all shipments loaded and is properly segregated and/or separated
Uses proper equipment for safe loading and/or unloading
Other duties as assigned

Minimum of 2 years driving of assigned trucks, semi-truck/trailers in a local environment
Must have a valid commercial driver’s license with Hazardous Materials endorsement
TWIC preferred by not required
Must possess a good driving record
Must be reliable and flexible with schedule
Ability to work overtime as needed
Must be able to satisfy physical demands (see below)
Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 lbs.
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the essential functions of this job, the employee will be required to:
Sit, stand, walk, stoop, and reach with hands and arms
Occasionally extend working hours to meet customer and American Fast Freight delivery requirements
Ability to work in extreme weather conditions, greater than +80 degrees Fahrenheit
Coordinating a multitude of variables with employees to complete schedule demands
Work Environment and Environmental Conditions:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.
Low to moderate noise levels
Time sensitive project requirements
Coordination of customer order consolidation out of multiple containers

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