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Crude Oil Driver

Rolfson Oil
Artesia, NM
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description


Crude Transport drivers are responsible for the safe and efficient delivery of petroleum products to regional terminals, refineries, and various other locations. Transport drivers independently follow specified policies, procedures and standards, under the general supervision of local fleet management. Competitive pay at $95,000 - $125,000, home daily hauling local loads on a 5/2 – 5/3 schedule.


Essential Functions Statement(s)

  • Perform pre-trip inspection on equipment in alignment with Rolfoson Oil policy and Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. Check tank truck/trailer or tractor/trailer for general operating requirements and make sure that all required equipment is available and in good operating condition. Note inspection and deficiencies on the pre-trip inspection form.
  • Drive a tank truck/trailer or tractor/trailer to transport product in a safe, efficient, and professional manner. Obey all applicable federal, state and local laws. Follow Rolfoson’s and customer site specific standard operating procedures for the loading and offloading process.
  • Perform post-trip inspection on equipment in alignment with Rolfson’s policy and DOT regulations. Complete all regulatory and customary paperwork. Ensure equipment is ready for the next shift.
  • Communicate all incidents, including safety and environmental concerns, according to company procedures.
  • Report all equipment issues in a timely manner.
  • Follow, maintain and adhere to all safety rules and operating procedures, including all DOT regulations.

Job Requirements:

  • Current Class A Commercial Driver's License with the following endorsements:

o Hazardous Materials (Required)

o Tank Vehicle (Required)

  • License – Restrictions

o Operate manual transmission

  • Must be able to drive interstate.
  • Must maintain a satisfactory driving record and provide consent to company for review of driving record(s).
  • Must register with FMCSA Drug & Alcohol Clearinghouse and provide consent to company for review of clearinghouse records.
  • Must pass required drug and alcohol screening(s).
  • Must complete DOT physical and maintain current medical card.
  • Must pass three-year DOT safety background check and seven-year criminal background check.
  • Must pass pre-trip exam and road test to demonstrate proficiency operating required equipment.
  • Must be able to work up to a 12-hour AM/PM shift.
  • Must be able to work maximum DOT hours not exceeding seventy hours (70) based on schedule.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3 Years of bulk hazardous material transportation experience preferred, no major traffic violation within the last 5 years.

Physical Requirements Include:

  • Must be able to work outside in all types of weather conditions.
  • Must be able to work on elevated spaces: 30+ feet on graded elevation.
  • Must be able to frequently lift, carry, push, and/or pull 50-65 lbs.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time.
  • Must be able to grip a steering wheel for extended periods of time.

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Rolfson Oil


Artesia, NM
88210 USA


Transportation and Storage

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