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Operator - CDL Class A

Chicago, Illinois

Post Date: 07/11/2017 Job ID: 10422

JOB SUMMARY:

Drives Vacuum truck and operates truck equipment to complete single task jobs requiring one crew and turnarounds with management oversight at client’ s site in accordance with client and business requirements and client policies, practices and procedures.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Operates Vacuum truck (Including 5000 straight)
  • May operate box trucks.
  • Labels, marks, and manifests shipments in accordance with applicable DOT regulations and client policies, practices and procedures.
  • Loads shipment onto trucks appropriately and within DOT regulations.
  • Interacts with customer regarding job status, client requirements, and assures customer satisfaction. Must report on and off times for jobs to client management.
  • Operates vehicle safely at all times.
  • Maintains a current driver’ s license or CDL as required.
  • Obtains a license for the state of residence within 90 days.
  • Safely transports hazardous & non-hazardous waste while operating company vehicles.
  • Completes a Pre and Post vehicle inspection report to assure vehicles and equipment are safe to operate before leaving company premises.
  • CDL drivers assure brake adjustment inspections are completed prior to use.
  • Operates and maintains trucks and equipment per manufactures recommendations.
  • Does not modify any vehicle or piece of equipment without written permission from the manufacturer and client management.
  • Obeys all traffic laws and regulations when operating and driving company vehicle.
  • Trained on the installation, operation, and repairs of mechanical devices such as pumps, valves, PTO’ s etc.
  • May troubleshoot equipment and make minor repairs as long as they have the knowledge to complete the task safely.
  • Wears personal protective equipment as required by client, DOT, OSHA, and customer regulations.
  • Trained on the proper use of all PPE required to do the work safely.
  • Immediately reports all  accidents, near misses, and injuries involving employee or others while operating company vehicles/equipment to the Safety Manager over the area.
  • Recommends changes and improvements to safety and services based on job experience & observations.
  • Verifies that the load, tools, equipment, and materials are secured properly before transporting begins.
  • Answers calls at night and weekends as necessary.
  • Performs other duties when assigned.
  • Follows LPS and stewards protocol to employees

REQUIREMENTS:
  • TRAINING:
  • Working Knowledge of DOT CFR49,
  • Working knowledge of OSHA CFR29
  • Current 40 Hazwopper

education/credentials:
  • CDL class A license in good standing with Hazmat
  • Compliance with Transportation policy
  • Compliance with Drug policy.
  • Compliance with Background checking policy.
  • Compliance with DOT physical requirements.
  • Possess all required I-9 documentation.
  • Must meet HazMat endorsement criteria
  • Must have tanker endorsement.

ob related experience:
  • Drivers must present a valid drivers license, CDL if required, and previous proof of experience that documents the safe operation of vehicles and equipment.
  • Ability to complete all paperwork
  • Complete electronic shift reports correctly at the end of every shift

Demonstrated Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
  • Ability to conform to work hours.
  • Operational knowledge of tools, equipment and tasks identified in this job description.

WORKING ENVIRONMENT:
  • On Call 24/7.
  • Ability to report to work within one hour of receiving call to work.
  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:
  • Philadelphia, PA

Required education:
  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:
  • CDL - Class B Endorsement Driving: 1 year

Required language:
  • English

Required licenses or certifications:
  • Current Tanker Endorsement
  • CDL - Class A Endorsement
  • Current HAZMAT Endorsement
  • Current 40 HAZWOPER
  • Knowledge of DOT CRF49
  • Knowledge of OSHA CFR29

Melissa Mancha


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