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CDL Driver Class A

Larson Materials inc
Cleveland, OH
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $800 to $1,500 Weekly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: medical, 401k,
Job Description

We are seeking a Class A CDL Driver to join our team! You will be responsible for safely operating a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW).

Responsibilities:

  • Safely operate a heavy or tractor-trailer truck
  • Properly track and document activity log
  • Report any issues or incidents to dispatch
  • Inspect truck before and after trip

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience in truck driving or other related fields
  • Commercial driver's license class A
  • Ability to handle physical workload
  • Strong work ethic

Class A Truck Driver Duties and Responsibilities

  • Fully understand how to operate and safely drive your assigned delivery vehicle
  • Drive trucks with a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) over 26,000 lbs.
  • Pull a towed weight exceeding 10,000 lbs.
  • Ensure trailer hitch is properly and securely attached to the tractor unit
  • Transport goods, livestock, etc. from the place of origin to assigned destination
  • Pick-up loads and organizes goods in an ordered, logical manner
  • Ensure contents are properly secured inside of the truck to prevent breakage or damage
  • Safely and efficiently handle and unload goods at selected destinations
  • Obtain signatures or warehouse scans 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
  • Maintain and service vehicle as needed (refuel, change oil, tire pressure, repairs, etc.)
  • Notify managers of any major maintenance or delivery issues encountered
  • Follow delivery schedule and rest at appropriate times
  • Maintain detailed driving and delivery logs
  • Track and report working hours
  • Adhere to company rules and regulations
  • Obey all applicable traffic laws and drive according to the weather/road conditions
  • Comply with ICC and DOT regulations
  • Make safety a priority at all times

Class A Truck Driver Requirements and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
  • Valid Class A driver's license required
  • 2+ years proven experience with tractor-trailer driving preferred
  • Clean driving record with no moving violations
  • Must pass a background check and drug test
  • 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
Company Description
Larson Materials, Inc. is located in Cambridge, OH, United States and is part of the General Freight Trucking Industry for the past 50 years

Larson Materials inc

Why Work Here?
We're a small family owned company, we have been in business over 50 years! Our drivers are home every single weekend !

Larson Materials, Inc. is located in Cambridge, OH, United States and is part of the General Freight Trucking Industry for the past 50 years

Address

4362 John Glenn Hwy

Cleveland, OH
USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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