CDL A Heavy Haul Transport Driver (Mount Hope,KS)


Posted Under: Mount Hope, Kansas jobs in Professions; Professions jobs in zipcode 67108
Posted On: 2020-10-18

Cornejo Heavy Haul Transport Driver Wichita, KS 67216 $1,000 Sign-On Bonus Included. No OTR Travel.Position Summary:This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient transportation of heavy equipment for road construction. Drivers will deliver all types of equipment to construction projects.Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Ability to operate, load and unload equipment safely and efficiently.
  • Thorough operational knowledge and skills of operating a commercial motor vehicle and related equipment to be operated.
  • Operates semi-truck with one or two trailers, according to state laws. Transports load over required route to proper destination, observing all traffic laws and safety regulations.
  • Must keep time and material records through driver s daily logs.
  • Must follow verbal and written instruction.
  • Must have maneuvering and backing skills.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively on the radio system.
  • Connect and disconnect trailers.
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations in regard to hauling oversized loads.
  • Performs miscellaneous service duties such as checking, on a daily basis, oil, water, gasoline, and air in tires. Reports any maintenance malfunctions to Supervisor.
  • Minimal travel outside of Wichita area.Qualifications:To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Any requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
    • Minimum one year of experience hauling heavy equipment and oversized loads is preferred.
    • Must be flexible to work days, nights or occasional weekends.
    • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
    • Ability to communicate using two-way radios.
    • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.
    • Must possess a valid state commercial driver's license (CDL) with appropriate endorsements.
    • Must meet Department of Transportation physical and medical requirements and pass substance abuse screening; as a safety sensitive employee subject to random substance abuse screening under company policy.Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move from 10 to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat. Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.Why work for us:Cornejo is an ever-growing company founded on solid family values. We maintain an excellent relationship with the Wichita community and strive to provide the best possible materials and services in our industry. To do that, we employ passionate and talented individuals who are dedicated, dependable, and ready to make a difference.Cornejo & Sons LLC offers a competitive hourly rate and benefits including: medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Paid vacation, holidays, and competitive 401(k) plan.An Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities, Women and Veterans encouraged to apply. In compliance with Federal and State equal employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, non-job related disability, or any other protected group status. Associated topics: cdl a, company driving, company owner, company truck driving, dedicated regional, dedicated truck, dedicated truck driver, flatbed and dry van otr trucking, regional driver route, tanker truck driving

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