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Dump Truck Driver - (NIGHT)

Sweeping Corporation of America Austell, GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

PURPOSE OF POSITION

The Driver is responsible for driving a Dump Truck with an attenuator, for independent work or as part of a work crew. Responsible for providing prompt service to customers assigned to daily scheduled routes, including but not limited to new housing developments, contractors, municipalities & road construction contractors, etc.

GENERAL FUNCTIONS AND SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

Operate Mechanical Dump Truck to transfer debris, including broken pavement, asphalt and concrete millings, mud and construction materials or highway debris build-up due to seasonal /weather changes and highway waste.

Specific Responsibilities:

  1. OVER-NIGHT TRAVEL IS REQUIRED
  2. Perform required inspection of Dump Truck, prior to operating equipment
  3. Drive truck equipped with dump body to transfer and/or transport and dump loose materials, such as sand, gravel, crushed rock or paving materials: Pulls levers or turns crank to tilt body and dump contents.
  4. Move hand and foot controls to align to Broom Sweeper for material transfer and to jerk truck forward and backward to loosen and dump material adhering to body, upon disposal.
  5. May be designated driver according to type of material hauled as Construction; Asphalt; Highway; Litter; etc.
  6. May be required to Drive message board and participate in clean-up with back-pack blower to move debris and trash for pick-up
  7. May be designated according to type of equipment driven for off-highway projects as Dump-Truck Driver, Off-Highway.
  8. Perform minor mechanical checks of truck & equipment
  9. Wear proper and required PPE
  10. Review scheduled routes assigned
  11. Be proactive and ask questions if route is unclear
  12. Perform the safe operation of a Dump Truck Driver
  13. Complete assigned job(s) in the time allotted
  14. Maintain quality of work
  15. Track completed tasks and/or routes (per procedures)
  16. Exercise extra caution during inclement weather
  17. Report any equipment failures, near misses or accidents to Lead or Supervisor within 8 hours
  18. Refuel at the end of the shift prior to returning to the shop.
  19. Over-night travel is required
  20. Perform all other duties as assigned

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

• High school diploma or equivalent, or equivalent work experience closely related to the field of work.

• Valid Commercial Driver’s License Class B with air brake endorsement & medical card.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

• Requires work performed in outdoor environments/• Exposure to variable and adverse weather conditions.

• Exposure to noise, vibrations, jarring, fumes grease oil & chemicals.

• Active, physical work involving occasionally; lifting (50+ lbs), carrying, pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, crouching, bending, reaching. Frequently; walking, standing, and driving and operating equipment for extended periods of time.

• Requires focus adjustment, depth perception, clear close & distant vision. Use of ear, eye and other safety equipment.

• Requires regular use of hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools or controls and reach with hands and arms.

• Requires regular use of eyes, shoulders & neck to monitor vehicle mirrors & back-up camera.

Benefits:

$16.50 per hour, based on experience

Health, dental, vision & life insurance at the beginning of the month following 60 days

Paid Time off & holidays

Sweeping Corporation of America is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer

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Why Work Here?

Interested in a career with SCA? As we continue to grow, we are always looking to hire high-quality employees, especially drivers (CDL and n

Interested in a career with SCA? As we continue to grow, we are always looking to hire high-quality employees, especially drivers (CDL and non-CDL) and maintenance technicians at our locations across the country. Please fill out the information below and take your first step toward a rewarding career with SCA!

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