Michels Corp Quad Axle Dump Truck Driver in Racine, Wisconsin
Quad Axle Dump Truck Driver
Location: Racine, WI
Division: Equipment Maintenance and Support
Employment duration: Full time
Employee Referral Bonus: Tier 3
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This position is responsible for delivering aggregate materials to and from job sites throughout the Midwest, primarily in the State of Wisconsin. This position will require working long hours including evenings and weekends.
The essential duties and responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:
Maintain and promote a strong safety culture for all employees, vendors, and customers and follow all safety policies, procedures and regulations.Identify and communicate workplace hazards and correct or seek assistance in correcting unsafe actions or conditions.
Operate vehicle in compliance with company rules and all applicable local, state, and federal regulations, and in accordance with accepted principles of safe driving.
Drives truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as sand, gravel, soil, concrete, crushed rock, or bituminous paving materials.Utilize equipment properly to move forward and backward, tilt body, and dump contents.
Interpret maps and/or GPS to determine proper vehicle route.
Inspect vehicle and required parts/accessories to determine safe operating condition prior to operating.Verify load is within acceptable and legal limits.
Complete cleanliness and maintenance of vehicles.
Load and unload freight as required.Ensure proper securement.
Maintain driver log as required by state and federal regulations.Maintain records of fuel purchases and mileage.
Perform emergency roadside repairs such as installing light bulbs, fuses and tire chains.
Other duties as assigned.
Qualified candidates must have at least one year of related experience and possess a current Class A Commercial Driver’s License with a valid Federal DOT Medical Card. Tanker and Hazardous materials endorsements is preferred, but not required.