Sims Metal Management is the world's leading metal recycling company; turning unwanted post-consumer items and industrial scrap into raw materials for manufacturing operations around the world. We are currently looking for a Class A Truck Driver to join our facility in Albany, NY.
Truck driver A performs a variety of routine and complex transportation work in driving and coordinating transportation plans. Ability to operate tractors with trailers.
Major Job Responsibilities/ Duties
-Maintain a safe work environment and adhere to company's safety plan.
-Review of daily schedule to determine supply needs accuracy of routing.
-Ensure daily supplies are on vehicle before leaving dock to proceed with daily schedule.
-Communicate with logistic department at the end of each stop on scheduled route.
-Completion of daily drive route sheet.
-Conduct daily vehicle inspections.
-Perform vehicle fueling and turn in corresponding receipts to logistics manager.
- High School Diploma or general education degree (GED)
- Must possess NJ Class A Driver License.
- Position requires minimum 21 years of age.
- 3+ years (preferred) of tractor trailer (dump trailer, flatbed, van trailer) or roll-off truck driving experience (straight job or articulated trailer).
- Must possess a current clear NJ motor vehicle report.
- Must communicate in English (oral and written).
- Must pass DOT physical and drug testing requirements.
- Must understand Basic DOT Regulations.
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 stand, walk and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Must be able to work outside under extreme temperature conditions. (Heat, cold, snow etc.)
Job Type: Full-time