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Class A CDL Driver- Wrecker Operator

Tidewater Express Inc Hampton, VA

  • Posted: 29 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, medical, vision,
Job Description

Tidewater express seeks a highly motivated, self-sufficient wrecker operator to represent our company in the seven cities and beyond. The person filling this position is expected to be a “walking example” of the organized professional operation that our company strives to be. The ideal candidate will be highly adaptable to changing environment, schedule, and applicable regulations.



  • At least 5 years experience as a wrecker operator operating light to medium duty wreckers and rollback trucks
  • Knowledge and experience recovering vehicles which are wrecked, stuck and/or overturned on and off the roadway
  • At least 2 years operating a heavy-duty wrecker including towing any large vehicle which may become disabled on or off the roadway


License, Training and Certificates:

  • Must have a Class A commercial driver's license with air brake endorsement
  • Must provide a Motor Vehicle Record with no infractions


Interpersonal and Skills:

  • Must have proficient and legible handwriting
  • Must have excellent customer etiquette and communication skill

  • Must have the ability and desire to form a close working relationship with other staff members


Preemployment Requirements: 

  •  Must pass a DOT physical
  • Must pass a criminal history check

  • Must pass first and subsequent annual driver license checks

  • Must pass preemployment and subsequent random drug/alcohol screenings


Job Performance Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and/or repairs all mechanical, electrical, and electronic components on a wide variety of commercial vehicles within time limits as outlined in standard labor guidelines

  • Clean, manage and maintain tools and vehicles, which are assigned to the candidate

  • Perform duties during regular working hours and when circumstances arise, additional duty time required to complete a dispatched call or task requested by a director

  • Must have a willingness to travel off-site at any time of the day or day of the week as necessary

  • Must be receptive to on and off-site training with exceptional results

  • Must be willing to learn and perform a diverse array of other assigned duties

  • Must be capable of frequent walking, standing, climbing, kneeling, stooping, heavy lifting and carrying

  • Must be willing and able to work outside and inside, on slippery or uneven surfaces and ladders

  • Must be comfortable with exposure to hot and cold temperatures, adverse meteorological conditions, dust, toxic chemicals, materials, and welding sparks


The foregoing statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned to this job and are not exhaustive. Other responsibilities and duties may be assigned and additional skills may be required.



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