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Equipment Hauling Lowbed Driver

Holt of California
Vacaville, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Holt of California is proud to be part of the elite group of Caterpillar dealers worldwide. The "Caterpillar" name originated in 1904 by inventor Benjamin Holt in Stockton, CA. Today, Caterpillar Inc. is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois and is a Fortune 100 Company. At Holt of California, we provide jobs for approximately 750 employees working to bring equipment solutions for the diverse needs of our customers. We sell and service a wide-variety of equipment including: Large and Small Construction Tractors, Agricultural Equipment, Forklifts, Racking Systems, Telescopic Handlers, Prime and Stand-by-Power Generation, UPS Systems and On-Highway Truck Engines. In addition, we rent Caterpillar and Other Preferred Manufactured Equipment for contractors.

THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN YUBA CITY. 

POSITION SUMMARY

Handles diesel powered tractor-trailer to transport all types of heavy equipment with the primary function to safely load and secure equipment to be moved from one location to another.

QUALIFICATIONS REQUIREMENTS

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepares, receives and provides appropriate documentation for the delivery or pick up of equipment including pre-trip and daily logs, to BIT guidelines along with daily time sheets, delivery sheets and safety inspections
  • Operate vehicle in accordance with DOT Federal and State regulations
  • Must know how to properly load and unload using securement equipment such as chains and binders.
  • Responsible to receive daily schedule from dispatcher
  • Deliveries must be made within established time frames
  • Perform light/routine maintenance (fueling, greasing, repairing, cleaning) and upkeep of truck, notify supervisor when more extensive repairs/maintenance are required.
  • Responsible to have customer sign rental agreement on deliveries, noting any damage to equipment while pointing it out to customer either upon deliver or return with documenting on rental agreement
  • Recognize and report any abnormal equipment operating conditions to supervisor within 24 hours
  • Any accident needs to be reported immediately to dispatcher/supervisor
  • Recognize and report any unsafe working conditions
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands and fingers to handle and feel objects, tools, controls and to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is also regularly required to talk and hear. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works near moving mechanical parts, is climbing to heights of 10’ or greater and is regularly exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee frequently works in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals and vibration. The work environment centers around the tractor/trailer and driving on roads, streets, highways and interstates within the state. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

The noise level in the work environment is occasionally loud.

Apply at www.holtca.com

Holt is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/DV. Holt provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, physical or mental disability, all applicable veteran status or disabled veteran status.

ExperienceRequired
  • 2 year(s): Relevant truck experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Experience driving a manual transmission. Heavy equipment experience.
  • Must have a valid California Class A driver's license, DOT medical and a clean DMV record.
EducationRequired
  • High School Diploma or GED or better
Licenses & CertificationsRequired
  • Class A Driver License
SkillsRequired
  • Write Simple Instructions
  • Read Simple Instructions
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to add, subtract multiply and divide

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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Company Description
People come first at Holt of California. Whether you are a customer or employee, we strive to meet your needs to the best of our abilities. It takes a special combination of productivity and safety to provide our customers with superior customer service while ensuring our employees go home safe every day.

The safety of our employees is one of the highest priorities we place on our company culture and comes through in our Vision Zero initiative. Vision Zero has the goal to have zero injuries and incidents without sacrificing quality and productivity.

Holt of California understands that what happens at work can affect you at home and vice versa. We strive to provide our employees with a safe, enjoyable work environment that extends through to the benefits we offer to them and their families. It’s important to us that our employees know things are taken care of at home so they can focus on the job at hand when at work.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Holt of California

Address

Vacaville, CA
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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