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CDL Class A Driver

Baldwin Paving Co., Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision, 401k,
Job Description

Title: Flatbed Driver

Reports to: Foreman

Status: Hourly, non-exempt

Summary

Performs a variety of duties relating to equipment and other materiel distribution activities and requires a CDL-A license.

Duties

  • Receives, routes, and moves equipment and construction material.
  • May identify, inspect, and segregate equipment or material as it is received for obvious damage and needed repairs.
  • Determines appropriate handling methods and devices needed to move items.
  • Prepares and processes all necessary paperwork and dispatches
  • Ensures accountability, completes logbooks, maintenance records, reports, and other transportation documents for accurate accounting.
  • Determines proper identification, marking, labeling, and inclusion of shipping documents and special handling instructions on all shipments.
  • Assists the Foreman as required in actions such as determining freight shipping requirements consistent with efficiency and transportation priorities.
  • Analyzes and interprets technical transportation requirements.
  • Maneuvers vehicles within close tolerances when driving and backing over uneven ground, in narrow or congested areas, between buildings, and other vehicles when positioning vehicles at loading docks.
  • Operates vehicles on interstate highways, winding roads, and steep grades and manipulates the dual braking system to prevent the truck from jackknifing.
  • Ensures cargo is properly loaded, distributed, and secured.
  • Transports items that are bulky and unwieldy utilizing appropriate load balance and adequate protection for items.
  • Occasionally drives over rough surfaces.
  • Picks up items from job sites, local vendors, and suppliers.
  • Checks routine maintenance items on assigned vehicles such as oil, tire pressure, windshield washer fluids, power steering fluids, and gas as per required preventive maintenance guidance.
  • Keeps assigned vehicle in good appearance and assures it is in top-notch condition for periodic vehicle inspections.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to work near moving and mechanical parts and equipment.
  • The noise level in the work environment can be loud.
  • The employee will be exposed to dust and fumes from cleaners, gasoline, diesel, and exhaust.
  • The employee will work outdoors and will be exposed to the weather, including extremes in heat and cold, and rain.

Physical Demands:

  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and requires manual dexterity and strength in arms and feet to manipulate equipment controls, tools, and other items used to adjust and/or minor maintenance.
  • Will use hands, arms, back, and shoulders to handle, install, position, move items, and manipulate other objects.
  • Could be in a standing, bending, kneeling, or sitting position for long periods of time.
Company Description
It is the policy of Baldwin to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

Baldwin Paving Co., Inc.

It is the policy of Baldwin to provide equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law.

Address

1014 Kenmill Dr.

Atlanta, GA
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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