HazMat Transport CDL Truck Driver

Now hiring CDL-A Hazmat/Tanker Truck DriversPuryear Tank Lines was established by Harold Puryear who began as a driver. Later he would be succeeded by Donnie Puryear and then later by his son Donnie who both drove prior to leading the company. Puryear Tank Lines has always been owned and operated by former drivers.Earn $75,000 to $125,000 per year30% of drivers make more than $80k-$90k/yearDriver Referral Bonus: $1,200 per driver referral (paid out $100 per month as long as that employee stays)We had one driver that referred 8 drivers and was getting $800 per month and paid off his pickup truck!Job SummaryThe Truck Driver is responsible for driving a large tractor-trailer with safety as the first priority. Drivers must remain seated in the driver’s seat for extended periods of time. Vehicle inspections require the Driver to walk, stoop and bend at the knees. (See physical abilities test requirements)Drivers must work a flexible schedule.Drivers serve as the company representative when delivering loads and interacting with customers, and are expected to treat customers with courtesy and respect at all times. Drivers interact with other Drivers on a minimal basis.EquipmentLate model, well maintained KWs and PetesEvery truck is inspected and approved by our ownerGPSELDsMain Job TasksOperates vehicle in a manner that shows safety is a priorityDrives defensively at all times to avoid accidentsVisually and manually inspects the inside and outside of the vehicleFollows a structured checklist to document condition of the vehicleDocuments improperly working items or damage to the vehicleLoads and unloads freight according to customer and freight handling specificationsSecures cargo for transportChecks and protects freight during transportManeuvers truck into loading or unloading positions, and checks that vehicle loading and unloading equipment is properly positionedInteracts with customers in a pleasant and friendly mannerResponds to customer complaints and issues in a calm and professional mannerObtains receipts or signatures when requiredChecks and documents condition of vehicle at completion of transportDocuments all mileage and service hours to abide by D.O.T. log regulationsDescribes vehicle condition to Maintenance personnel when repairs are neededUses PeopleNet to communicate with DispatchCompletes all other daily responsibilities of a driving professionalAttends safety meetings and training programs to remain up-to-date on safety policies and procedures, and ensure that reoccurring training is complete as required.Qualifications & RequirementsHigh school diploma or GED2 years of driving experienceValid driver’s license in the state he/she residesClass A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)Hazmat/Tanker endorsementTWICAcceptable driving record meeting company hiring standards, verified through a current Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)Ability to pass a criminal background checkAbility to pass a pre-hire driving testAbility to pass a D.O.T. level physical and drug/alcohol testAbility to pass physical abilities testKnowledge of traffic laws, rules, and regulationsCustomer-service orientedDemonstrates characteristics of a team playerOral and written communication skillsNeat, clean personal appearanceMain Job TASKSOperates vehicle in a manner that shows safety is a priorityDrives defensively at all times to avoid accidentsVisually and manually inspects the inside and outside of the vehicleFollows a structured checklist to document condition of the vehicleDocuments improperly working items or damage to the vehicleLoads and unloads freight according to customer and freight handling specificationsSecures cargo for transportChecks and protects freight during transportManeuvers truck into loading or unloading positions, and checks that vehicle loading and unloading equipment is properly positionedInteracts with customers in a pleasant and friendly mannerResponds to customer complaints and issues in a calm and professional mannerObtains receipts or signatures when requiredChecks and documents condition of vehicle at completion of transportDocuments all mileage and service hours to abide by D.O.T. log regulationsDescribes vehicle condition to Maintenance personnel when repairs are neededUses PeopleNet to communicate with DispatchCompletes all other daily responsibilities of a driving professionalAttends safety meetings and training programs to remain up-to-date on safety policies and procedures, and ensure that reoccurring training is complete as required.Job ContextThe Truck Driver is responsible for driving a large tractor-trailer with safety as the first priority. Drivers must remain seated in the driver’s seat for extended periods of time. Vehicle inspections require the Driver to walk, stoop and bend at the knees. (See physical abilities test requirements)Drivers must work a flexible schedule.Drivers serve as the company representative when delivering loads and interacting with customers, and are expected to treat customers with courtesy and respect at all times. Drivers interact with other Drivers on a minimal basis.work performanceTo meet excellent performance standards, Drivers must report to work on time and deliver loads according to schedule. Drivers must maintain an excellent safety record with no preventable accidents. Drivers are expected to interact with customers in a pleasant manner, and to remain calm and professional in all situations.QualificationsHigh school diploma or GEDValid driver’s license in the state he/she residesClass A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)HAZMAT and Tanker EndorsementsAcceptable driving record meeting company hiring standards, verified through a current Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)23 years of ageAbility to pass a criminal background checkAbility to pass a pre-hire driving testAbility to pass a D.O.T. level physical and drug/alcohol testAbility to pass physical abilities testKnowledge of traffic laws, rules and regulationsCustomer-service orientedDemonstrates characteristics of a team playerOral and written communication skillsNeat, clean personal appearanceTools and Equipment UsedTractor/TrailerGPS SystemElectronic LogsJob Type: Full-timeRequired education:High school or equivalentRequired experience:driving: 3 yearsRequired licenses or certifications:Class A CDLHazmat/tankerTWIC

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