Class A Delivery Driver - Transportation Job in chattanooga, TN

Location: chattanooga, TN 37404
Industry: Transportation
Job Type: Temp
Posted: 07/05/2024
Job Ref Code: 17-1-5186

Equal Opportunity Employer

Your Job

Do you like to drive tractor-trailers and flatbeds? Have you ever felt that you were meant for a life on the road? Do you take pride in your work… getting the job done on time… and providing a vital service? If so, then we want to talk to you about an opportunity as Class A Delivery Driver!

Your Day

The job responsibilities may include the following:

  • Driving short distances while delivering finished goods and raw materials to and from manufacturing plants, or distribution centers, and customers
  • Reporting any incidents encountered on the road to a dispatcher.
  • Following all applicable traffic laws.
  • Inspecting vehicles daily to ensure safety and compliance with DOT regulations
  • Reporting serious mechanical problems to appropriate personnel.
  • Maintaining trucks and associated equipment in clean and good working order.
  • Inspecting vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues as well as performing preventative maintenance.
  • Planning routes and meeting delivery schedules.
  • Complying with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures.
  • Maneuvering trucks into loading or unloading positions.
  • Collecting and verifying delivery instructions.
  • Reporting defects, accidents, or violations.
  • Carrying or lifting heavy objects while squatting, kneeling down, bending, or crawling in awkward positions.
  • Operating crane and other equipment to load and unload flatbeds.
  • Delivering excellent customer service.

You will also need to:
  • Have 2 years of proven commercial driving history.
  • Have a Class A driver’s license.
  • Have good health, physical strength, hand-eye coordination, endurance, depth-perception, and the ability to concentrate on job responsibilities.
  • Be continually attentive and mindful of your surroundings to keep yourself and others safe.
  • Be able to understand and communicate information - English language is also essential.
  • Have extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations.
  • Have no moving or driving violations in the last 10 years.
  • Ability to drive safely in residential areas.
  • Ability to speak or understand English.

Your Gain

What you may gain while on the job:
  • Learning opportunity - a chance to learn a wide variety of skills and industry knowledge.
  • Customer service skills — dealing with multiple customers, co-workers and superiors.
  • Building Friendships – meeting fellow truckers and building camaraderie.
  • Rewarding career – job security and a chance to become an owner–operator, going into business for yourself.

Your Experience

Less than 1 Year

Questions? Contact Your Local Branch Office

Current Location
5646 Brainerd Road
Suite D
Chattanooga, TN
Open 6:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Equal Opportunity Employer

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