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Ready Mix Truck Driver

Sparrow Company Dothan, AL
  • Posted: 11 hours ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

We are Sparrow Company a multi-national staffing agency, and we are in need of Ready Mix Drivers for our client Ready Mix USA. Primary responsibility is to drive concrete mixer to work sites and discharge load. This is in a variety of settings and conditions including uneven ground and may require unloading and attaching extension chutes weighing thirty to fifty pounds to end of the primary chute. A Ready-mix Truck Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the ready-mix truck used for delivery of products connected to the Company's ready-mixed concrete operation.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Safely drive the truck to and from destination applying knowledge of DOT driving regulations and area roads
  • Check loads to ensure the product is being hauled in an appropriate and safe manner to adjust to the desired level
  • Estimate slump of concrete
  • Distinguish between a proper mix and one that is too rocky or too sandy
  • Distinguish the color difference between mixes
  • Verify directions with plant personnel before leaving the plant to ensure delivery to the correct customer and job site
  • Strive to meet customer expectations without exception and achieve highly positive customer satisfaction survey results consistent with strategic objectives
  • Develop extensive working relationships with customers, both external and internal, in order to maximize opportunities for the company and to ensure customer needs are addressed
  • Keep equipment in acceptable condition of cleanliness using approved cleaning materials and supplies
  • Maintain personal appearance in a neat and clean manner, including shirts tucked in at all times
  • Maintain radio contact with supervisor/dispatch to receive and transmit delivery instructions
  • Assist other company employees as needed
  • Complete pre- and post-trip inspections on truck equipment and supplies, such as tires, lights brakes, gas, oil, and water
  • May perform roadside repairs, such as installing light bulbs, etc.
  • Maintain good working knowledge of the traffic routes of the city
  • Must be able to take orders, instructions, and guidance from supervisors and management
  • Cooperate and promote a team concept with all other company employees, as well as all the company's customers
  • Adhere to all DOT and OSHA rules and regulations at all times
  • Meet or exceed company safety standards
  • Perform other job responsibilities as assigned by management

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL A or B)
  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Must have a minimum of 3-months experience as a CDL Driver
  • Be able to read, write, and speak English
  • Acceptable CSA
  • MVR - No DUI's or DWI's in the last 5 years, no more than 3 moving violations in the

previous 3 years

  • High School diploma, preferred
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Add and subtract two digit numbers
  • Perform the four basic arithmetic operations

Benefits:

  • Competitive pay in the Industry
  • Great benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Company match 401k Retirement Plan, 100% of employee contributions up to 6%.
  • Career advancements opportunities
  • Strong safety culture

Working conditions:

  • Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors.
  • Must wear protective equipment while at the location

Physical requirements:

  • Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree
  • Heavy Work-Exerting up to 100 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up-to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up-to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment
  • Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and / or pulling of controls
  • Must pass DOT physical to include back x-ray, hearing test, and drug/alcohol screen EEO / AA Statement

Sparrow Company

Address

Dothan, AL
USA

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