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Commercial Truck Driver
Digging & Rigging, Inc. Clarksburg, MD

Commercial Truck Driver

Digging & Rigging, Inc.
Clarksburg, MD
  • Full-Time

Under general supervision, safely operates commercial vehicles while delivering customer and company equipment. The driver will be responsible for performing vehicle inspections to ensure its safe operation in accordance with the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA). Drivers will assist in loading and unloading crane equipment from trailers, as well as assisting in the setup and tear down of cranes once it is on site. Also, drivers may be required to work long hours and be exposed to outdoor weather conditions.

Examples of Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operates commercial trucks safely by maneuvering, navigating, and driving vehicles or mechanical equipment safely and can include forklifts and passenger vehicles.
  • Adheres strictly to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and state laws to ensure compliance.
  • Inspects equipment that includes structures and/or materials, finds causes and errors, along with other problems or defects.
  • Performs physical activities that require the use of arms and legs such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling materials.
  • May serve as a rigger, signalman, or crane setup assistant as needed.
  • Responsible for tracking and reporting hours for routine maintenance.
  • Maintains trucks, trailers, and cranes each day by fueling up, cleaning out, and washing to be ready for the next day.
  • Demonstrate professional conduct while having direct contact with all customers-paying, public, and company employees.
  • Performs related assignments as required.


Requirements

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of traffic and highway safety rules, regulations, and the precautions necessary to prevent accidents. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions; willingness to perform routine and heavy manual work for an extended period under difficult weather conditions; ability to lift and carry heavy equipment; good physical condition. Must be highly motivated and able to prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines. Ability to work under pressure effectively. Demonstrates strong customer focus skills, effective documentation, team work, and communication skills. Excellent oral and written communications and human relations skills.

Education, Training, and Experience

Completion of ninth grade required. High school diploma or GED preferred. Must be at least 18 years old with two years of verifiable recent experience driving a Class A commercial vehicle, possesses a current Class A/B Commercial Driver's License (CDL), an acceptable moving violations record, and a current Department of Transportation (DOT) medical card. Other combinations of applicable education, training, and experience, which provide the knowledge, abilities, and skills necessary to perform in the position may be considered.

Special Requirements
  • Position requires the passing of a road test
  • Occasional exposure to extreme temperatures, fumes, and airborne particles with a moderate noise level.
  • Wearing of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE).
  • Must be reliable, punctual, and able to function at a high level as part of a team.
  • Must be able to pass a background check, drug test, and DOT physical.

Address

Digging & Rigging, Inc.

23924 Frederick Road

Clarksburg, MD
20871 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

Posted date

August 11, 2022

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Digging & Rigging, Inc. job posting for a Commercial Truck Driver in Clarksburg, MD with a salary of $22 to $32 Hourly with a map of Clarksburg location.