CDL Tanker Driver - Cement - Military Veterans
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Build Your Career. Build America's Future.
Vulcan Materials Company is the nation's largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. When you join Vulcan, it's more than starting an exciting career - you get to make a difference for millions of people every day across the country.
When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded, and diversity is valued. No matter the role or the location across the country, every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing the right thing, the right way, at the right time.
What You'll Do:
Champion Safety. Take an active role in prioritizing safety throughout the operation for yourself and others at all times in accordance with OSHA/MSHA and Vulcan standards. Comply with all Safety, Health, Environmental, and other Company policies, procedures, and requirements.
Position Truck. Position truck under cement/fly ash plant to be loaded by Terminal Operator.
Deliver Materials. Receive written, verbal, or printed delivery tickets and follow the instructions as directed. Safely drive loaded truck to destination on delivery ticket.
Perform Inspections. Hose connections and ensure silo/holding tank is not overfilled while the employee monitors air pressure. Perform pre-trip/post-trip vehicle safety inspections. Document and report the vehicle's condition at the beginning and end of each shift. Maintain daily reports as required by DOT and Company regulations.
Maintain Vehicle. Check all vehicle fluid levels daily and add fluids if necessary. Clean the outside of the vehicle to ensure absence of build-up throughout each shift. May assist mechanics in vehicle repair and change tires as necessary. Assist in maintenance and upkeep of yard, plant, and office.
Communicate. Communicate with Dispatcher/Manager to receive instructions via Company Provided Electronic Device in truck. Relay information to plant manager and/or dispatch as appropriate.
Drive Various Vehicles. Drive other types of vehicles, such as transfer trucks, mixer trucks, sweepers, and bottom dumps.
Additional Responsibilities. Other duties as assigned.
Skills You'll Need:
Experience. 2 years experience driving Class A commercially licensed vehicles or 3 years experience driving a cement tanker is preferred.
Communication Skills. Must be able to speak, read, and have a working knowledge of the English language. Must be able to understand oral and written instructions of a technical nature relating to products and vehicles.
Ready to Drive. Must have excellent driving skills. Must have a valid Class "A" with a Tanker Endorsement Commercial Driver's License. Must have an excellent driving record.
Flexibility. Must be willing to work overtime and extended hours depending on customer and company demands. Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions and tolerate being exposed to loud noises.
What You'll Like About Us:
Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness, and communication.
Safe. We are an industry leader in health and safety standards. We are committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.
Meaningful Work. What sets us apart is the work we do impacts daily lives - and every employee contributes. Our aggregates produced are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing throughout the United States.
Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much more.
Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.
Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and contribution.
Training and Development. We see our development programs, and helping our employees meet their goals, as a key part of our business.
Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability. You also have the right to be free from discrimination for medical needs arising from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.
Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates—primarily crushed stone, sand and gravel—and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials, including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. Our coast-to-coast footprint and strategic distribution network align with and serve the nation’s growth centers.