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Truck Driver

Truck Driver

Job Locations 
US-MT-Billings
Category 
Operations

More information about this job

Overview

About the Company:

COP Construction LLC ("COP"), established in 1947, is a general contractor working predominantly in Montana, Utah, Idaho and Wyoming. COP specializes in the following types of work: bridges, dams, concrete structures, water, sanitary sewer and storm drain utilities, water and sanitary sewer treatment plants, containment ponds, subdivisions, general site work, and recreational facilities. COP works successfully with clients in both the public and private sectors. We are driven by our commitment to safety, excellence and integrity. We employ approximately 200 full-time personnel with a diverse range of expertise. Many of our people have been with the company for decades. With access to this vast resource of experience and knowledge, we have the ability to create the perfect team for every project. Offices are located in Billings, MT, Salt Lake City, UT, and Sheridan, WY, with field offices at project sites.

 

 

About the Position:

Truck drivers are responsible for transporting various materials from one point to another and must adhere to all United States Department of Transportation regulations during the process. Drivers, as required by the United States Department of Transportation, have to keep a running log that records their daily work tasks, any accidents that he or she is involved in and the basic condition of the vehicle. The driver must have the ability to aid in the loading and unloading of cargo that he or she will transport. Drivers work with different sizes and types of trucks and trailers. Must have a valid Class A commercial driver’s license and motor vehicle history record that meet company insurance requirements.

Responsibilities

  • High School Education or equivalent
  • At least 3 to 5 years of previous Truck Driving experience
  • Must maintain a valid Class A Driver’s License
  • Must hold hazmat and tanker endorsement
  • Must have an insurable driving record
  • Must pass a bi-annual Drivers Physical to comply with Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (49 CFR 391.41-391.49)
  • Truck Driver is responsible for equipment inspection prior to every trip.
  • Truck driver must check some of the following items: fluid levels, proper safety equipment is on board, tire pressure, functioning of the brakes, lights, windshield wipers, turn signals and Trailer hook up system.
  • The Vehicle’s side mirrors have to be adjusted for blind spots and to ensure that the driver has proper visibility before and during any road trip.
  • The Truck Driver is responsible for the safe delivery of the equipment and cargo being transported.
  • Upon delivery of the cargo, the Truck Driver is responsible for obtaining signatures from the client, that the cargo has been delivered safely.
  • When a driver has returned the vehicle to the company, they are responsible to turn in any problems or repairs that need to be addressed.
  • Ensure all cargo tickets are invoiced in a timely manner.

Successful candidate must meet all conditions of COP’s Drug and Alcohol testing requirements as a condition of employment.  Drug/alcohol screening is administered post-offer and pre-employment.

 

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), both the analysis of work and the position description must focus on essential functions and what are actually required and not the ways they are currently or customarily performed. “The term essential function means the fundamental job duties of the employment position the individual with a disability holds or desires.”  (Reference 29 CFR §1630.2(n)(1).)  The physical demands for this position is as follows: stretching, walking, stooping, kneeling, crouching and/or crawling; reaching, handling, talking, hearing; seeing; or other demands.

 

COP provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. COP complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.

 

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