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Dedicated Driver

AAA Cooper Transportation Baton Rouge ,LA
  • Posted: 14 days ago
  • $1,100 to $1,280 Weekly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life_insurance, medical, vision
Job Description

 

Safely meeting our customers' expectations is what separates us from our competition. If you are looking for a career that gives you predictable and consistent routes while operating modern safety equipment and being home every night, this is the career for you.

Don't wait another day to join over 1700 family members with ten plus years with AAA Cooper Transportation.

AAA Cooper Dedicated Drivers are a vital part of customer relations and are responsible for ensuring that our customers' freight is delivered on time and damage-free. As a full-time AAA Cooper Transportation employee, you will enjoy benefits such as:

  • Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
  • 401k with company match
  • Company-paid life insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • Wellness programs
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Uniforms
  • Weekly direct payroll deposits
  • Safety and Performance Rewards Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform safe and legal operation of commercial motor vehicles
  • Record quantity and type of shipments using bills of lading, delivery receipts, and tally sheets.
  • Maintain records required for compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Develop and maintain professional and productive relations between our company and our customers.
  • Hook and unhook trailers from tractors, including cranking lever to raise and lower landing gear.
  • Inspect equipment for defects and safe operating condition as required by state/federal laws and AAA Cooper.
  • Fuel trucks and tractors.
  • Perform all other work-related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 21 years or older
  • Class A Interstate Commercial Drivers' License without automatic restriction. Two years of driving experience required.
  • Nights, weekends, and holidays required
  • Pass DOT pre-employment drug screen and DOT physical
  • Satisfactory background check
  • Pass ACT road test
  • Flexible Hours
  • Have the ability to be certified as a forklift operator.
  • Be familiar with proper procedures for handling hazardous materials.
  • Perform all duties following company policies and procedures, and comply with all federal, state, and local regulations that govern a safe work environment.
  • Read, write, speak, and understand English well.
  • Count, add, and subtract digits up to 10,000's.
  • Be able to operate a motor vehicle safely.
  • Have a working knowledge of all DOT regulations that govern your particular job.

Physical Requirements

A Dedicated Driver must have the ability to:

  • Be able to sit and remain alert while driving for an extended period.
  • Be able to shift manual transmission and operate foot pedals.
  • Perform frequent actions such as: squatting, bending, twisting, turning, and reaching overhead.
  • Work outdoors in all weather.
  • Work nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Spend up to 50% of the day standing and walking on surfaces such as concrete, wood, or metal.
  • Hook/unhook various commercial vehicle combinations, manually lower and raise landing gear, operate the fifth wheel release lever, and open and close the cargo door.

Experience:

  • Commercial driving: 2 years (Required)

License:

  • CDL Class A/ without automatic restriction

Pay Frequency:

  • Weekly

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $1,100.00 to $1,280.00 /week

Pay may depend on skills and qualifications.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $1,100.00 to $1,280.00 /week

AAA Cooper Transportation

Address

Baton Rouge, LA
USA

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