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CDL Class A Driver

EMR - USA New Orleans, LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

EMR -> European Metal Recycling -> Southern Recycling is hiring! If you're looking for a great opportunity to enter the recycling industry we thank you for your consideration. We are a privately held company with a heritage dating back to the 1940's, employing 4,500 people operating at 180 locations around the world. We offer an excellent benefits package, dynamic company culture, and ample opportunity for professional development in an ever-relevant and growing industry. To learn more about EMR please take a look at our website:

We are currently looking for a full-time CDL - Class A Driver to work with our transportation team. This position would be based out of our New Orleans, LA depot. The incumbent will be running loads within and out of our facility in New Orleans, always to return to the New Orleans yard at the end of each shift.

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Preferred knowledge, skills, experience & abilities:

  • 2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer experience
  • The ability to perform physical labor as necessary in the completion of an assignment
  • Experience hauling baled scrap metal or similar materials
  • Prior experience operating bed lift hydraulic controls and mounted loading/unloading hydraulic systems on a roll-off equipped truck
  • Knowledge of shipping and receiving procedures
  • Comfortable with computers, cell phones and trucking software
  • Ability to project a professional appearance and demeanor with customers
  • Ability to read a map and follow written directions
  • Ability to work overtime, both scheduled and unscheduled, in order to meet the needs of our customers
  • Must accurately complete logs, reports and vehicle inspections daily.
  • Must comply with all local, state, and federal transportation regulations and with all company policies and procedures.

Required licenses, certifications & experience:

  • CDL Class A license
  • Minimum of 1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer experience
  • No more than 1 moving violation received over the course of the last 3 years
  • Must be able to pass a DOT drug test and physical

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EMR - European Metal Recycling is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, genetic information, status as a protected veteran or status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal law.


Why Work Here?

We offer competitive benefits, a dynamic company culture, and ample opportunity for development in an ever-relevant and growing industry.

EMR's presence in America has increased over recent years with organic growth accelerated by strategic acquisitions in key locations. We have coverage in more than 20 states with almost 2,000 employees spread across these sites. Our American operations form a crucial part of EMR's international activities. Our core business is the recycling of metal from a range of sources such as End-of-Life vehicles/consumer products, industry, construction and demolition. We have extensive ferrous and non-ferrous operations worldwide and produce over 100 grades of high quality recycled materials which are taken to market by our substantial road, rail and shipping network. Supporting our core activities are a range of specialist divisions including industrial clearance, total waste management, ship breaking, servicing local government service providers and cable, copper and aluminum granulation facilities. Also, through our own and our joint venture activities we are working towards becoming a zero waste company.


4801 Florida Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
New Orleans, LA