Dump Truck Driver

NASHVILLE, Tennessee
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Overview

Location

NASHVILLE, Tennessee

Job Type

Temporary

Branch Number

844

Hourly Rate

$22.00 - $25.00

Work Hours

Morning

Experience Required

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Job Description

The Dump Truck Driver is responsible for operating trucks to transport dirt, aggregate, asphalt, and other materials and/or equipment to various job site locations. Will also work in the yard area to stockpile and move materials as needed. This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of equipment/trucks.

Responsibilities

  • Operates truck in safe and professional manner on public highways, roads, in the yard area and at various job sites to deliver materials. Trucks driven include but are not limited to: belly dumps, dump truck and semi-tractor truck with attached trailers.
  • Performs daily pre/post trip inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with DOT guidelines.
  • Checks fluid levels, tires, lights, and other controls for safe operation.
  • Keeps accurate log of deliveries and completes required paperwork for billing.
  • Load and unload equipment or materials.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle.
  • Maintain daily vehicle mileage logs.
  • Unrolls truck tarp to cover loads when required.
  • Assure product quality to the best of the Driver’s ability.
  • Perform minor servicing and maintenance of equipment; refer major problems to the supervisor.
  • Properly follow all company policies and procedures for safe working procedures and environment. Report any problems to the Foreperson, Superintendent, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager.
  • Obey applicable laws and follow dispatch instructions.
  • Must keep vehicle in a clean and orderly condition.
  • Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Qualifications & Experience

  • Two years of related tractor/trailer driving experience preferred, but not required.
  • Must maintain a CDL A or CDL B license.
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent preferred.
  • Experience performing demolition activities is a plus.
  • Able to read and understand project-related documents in the English language
  • Has reliable transportation to/from the job site.
  • Ability to repeatedly lift 50lbs throughout shift

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