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CDL Driver - Farming Operations

Gpac
Audubon, IA
  • Expired: October 11, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

One of our top Agricultural Clients is seeking a dependable and organized CDL Truck Driver & Farm Hand who possesses a great deal of physical and mental stamina that enjoys being home every evening and can consistently ensure safe and accurate deliveries. Must be detail-oriented, efficient, and have a clean driving record. This individual will be performing other farm duties depending on the season and frequency of trips available.

CDL Truck Driver Duties and Responsibilities

  • Fully understand how to operate and safely drive your assigned delivery vehicle
  • Ensure trailer hitch is properly and securely attached to the tractor unit
  • Transport goods from the place of origin to assigned destination
  • Pick-up loads and organizes goods in an ordered, logical manner
  • Ensure contents are properly secured to prevent breakage or damage
  • Safely and efficiently handle and unload goods at selected destinations
  • Obtain signatures to confirm and complete deliveries with clients
  • Assist in mapping delivery routes
  • Stay on a predetermined route and ensure timely deliveries
  • Communicate with dispatch as needed
  • Confirm contents of each shipment load matches the manifest document
  • Perform inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip
  • Check weather conditions and road reports before departure
  • Always ensure your vehicle is kept clean
  • Notify managers of any major maintenance or delivery issues encountered
  • Follow delivery schedule
  • Adhere to company rules and regulations
  • Obey all applicable traffic laws and drive according to the weather/road conditions
  • Make safety a priority at all times
CDL Truck Driver Requirements and Qualifications
  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • 2+ years proven experience with CDL driving preferred
  • Clean driving record with no moving violations
  • Skilled at driving large vehicles
  • Comfortable maneuvering and parking a tractor-trailer
  • Alert, focused, and detail-oriented
  • Physically and mentally fit
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. at a time
  • Able to operate an electric lift, hand trucks, pallet jacks, etc.
  • Proficient using GPS and other routing systems
  • An innate sense of direction
  • Disciplined, dependable, and resourceful
  • High level of composure and good stress management
If you would like to learn more about Ag opportunities, contact Darby Absher with gpac at darby.absher@gogpac.com.

Gpac

Address

Audubon, IA
50025 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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