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Class A or B CDL Driver

National Trench Safety
North Charleston, SC
  • Over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Class A or B Driver

Location: Charleston, SC

Type: Full-Time Min. Experience: Experienced

National Trench Safety Company has an exciting opportunity for a Class A Driver for our Charleston, SC. Branch.

Local driver, home every night, hourly wage.

Summary: You will provide exceptional customer service by conducting daily activities, communications, and interactions in a cooperative, positive and professional manner. You will orient customers in the rental equipment operation. You will drive a truck with a capacity of more than 26,000 lbs. to transport trench plates, k-rail, steel trench boxes, and other materials to and from construction sites. You will conduct pre-trip and post-trip inspections of the truck and/or trailer to ensure that all equipment is safe and in good working order. Maintain required paperwork according to company policy, and federal, state, and provincial regulations.

Essential Job Responsibilities:
*Secure loads using wench bars, chains, tie-down straps, and binders to flatbed trucks and or trailers.
*Receive pickup/delivery instructions from Customer Service/Dispatch through assignment sheets or through two-way radios.
*Responsible for ensuring that loads are of the appropriate weight, and height for the vehicle, and are properly secured for transportation.
*Safely move and position inventory, supplies, and equipment.
*Responsible for knowing and adhering to all of the NTS Codes of Safe Practice in the performance of duties.
*May be assigned to duties or shifts that require working after regular hours and weekend work.
*Regular and punctual attendance is required.

Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, perform repetitive physical work, reach with hands and arms, talk, hear, walk, and stand for periods of time, sit, kneel, stoop, crouch, frequently lift and/or move 50 pounds. Visual abilities include; close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Work in unprotected weather elements, able to wear hard-toed shoes, and other required personal protective equipment.

High school diploma or GED
Current Class A Driver's License issued from the State Department of Motor Vehicles
A clean DMV record
The company will train for crane operations if applicable

Required experience:
Driving: 3 years experience in operating a large semi-truck or flatbed.
Knowledge of local, provincial, state, and federal regulations and laws relative to the safe and legal operation of a vehicle used for cargo transport.
Must be mechanically inclined and have familiarity with hydraulic equipment and have a construction industry background.

Why work for NTS: We offer a competitive salary with a generous comprehensive benefit package.

  • Excellent medical, dental, vision discount plan
  • 401(K) retirement plan with company match
  • Team Ownership Program (TOP) which grants an annual stock award to every full-time active employee. TOP is unique for a privately held company but offered to show how much we value our employees.
  • Flexible spending and health savings accounts
  • Basic and Voluntary life and disability insurance
  • Paid Time Off that starts to accrue on the first paycheck  
  • 8 paid holidays
  • Paid Birthday and Work Anniversary Holiday
  • Incentive bonus plans
  • Tuition reimbursement

ABOUT US: National Trench Safety, is a growing construction, equipment rental, and traffic control service company. We provide the highest quality trench and traffic safety products in the industry. We pride ourselves on our can-do spirit and our most important asset is our people. With 40 years of success behind us, we are a profitable and financially stable company that has experienced consistent growth. With our rapid growth, NTS offers unequaled advancement opportunities to the right candidate.

National Trench Safety, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely

  • No

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National Trench Safety


North Charleston, SC
29418 USA


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