Employer: Kool Pak
Full Job Description:
Local Truck Driver
We have been providing exceptional refrigerated and frozen transportation and logistics services across the U.S and Canada since 1968. Our fleet includes over 90 power units and 120 trailers.
Position is responsible for operating a tractor-trailer with a capacity of at least 26,000 GVW up to a maximum of 80,000 GVW, to transport and deliver frozen, refrigerated, and dry goods in liquid or packaged form. This position will be required to drive short local trips or on designated routes.
What We Offer:
- Home Daily
- $25.00-$29.00 /Hr. for Local Drivers
- Safety bonus
- Clean inspection bonus
- Medical, Dental, Vision, Short Term & Long-Term disability
- Life Insurance, Employee Assistance, Flex Spending Account, Health Advocate
- 401K - Kool Pak matches 50% of the first 6% contributions by the employee.
- Rapid Pay
- 7 paid Holidays
- Banking Partnership
- Fuel Program
- Online Pay statements
- Employee discounts
- Referral Bonus - You can earn up to $1,500 the first year of successful employment.
Job Duties and Responsibilities:
- Drive tractor-trailer combination, while applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations. To pick up & drop off product or material between each of our plants.
- Maneuver truck into loading or unloading position, follow signals from loading crew/unloading crew.
- Drive truck to weigh station before and after loading, & along route to document weight & conform to federal/state or local regulations.
- Maintain driver log according to the FMCSA regulations.
- Inspect truck before, during and after trips and submit reports indicating truck conditions.
- Read bills of lading to determine assignment.
- Secure load with load securing devices on trailer during transit.
- Load, unload, or assists in loading and unloading truck, if needed.
- Obtain customer’s signature &/or collects payment for services.
- Inspect and inventory goods to be moved.
- Wrap goods using pads, packing paper, and containers, and secures load to trailer wall using acceptable methods.
Experience, Abilities and Qualities Required:
- Forklift certification a plus.
- Class A CDL License required.
- 2 plus years of Class A experience.
- 0-3 years plus of reefer experience.
- 0-2 plus years of LTL experience.
- Detailed oriented, organized, & able to prioritize.
- Communicative skills required, written & verbal.
- Computer experience (spreadsheets & data entry).
- Must be 21 years old; to drive a commercial motor vehicle across state lines (interstate); to drive commercial motor vehicle that -contains hazardous materials.
- Must be able to obtain a Medical Examiner’s Certificate (DOT Card).
- Must be able to work in a multi temperature warehouse, up to freezing temperatures.
Job Conditions/Physical Requirements:
- Work performed in an office and multi temperature warehouse. Exposure to warehouse environment such as noise, dust, odors, and fumes. Occasionally required to lift to 50 lbs. Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about facilities.
- Education/Experience Requirements:
- High School Diploma or Technical Certificate and 2 plus years of relevant work-related experience. CDLA license in good standing.
Shift start: 5:00AM
Shift length: 14 hours
Monday - Friday
Health, dental, vision insurance - available after 60 days
Paid time off
- Must pass drug screen
- Must pass background check
- Can lift 75 lbs
- Must be at least 21+ years old
- Must have a forklift certification. Must have Class A CDL driver's license Some reefer experience preferred At least 2 years of Class - A driving experience. LTL experience preferred Spreadsheets & data entry preferred Must have Medical Examiner’s Certificate (DOT Card)
About Kool Pak
As the Leaders in Worry-Free LTL Shipping®, we’ve been providing exceptional refrigerated transportation and brokerage services since 1968. We offer over three million cubic feet of frozen, refrigerated and dry storage space at our five strategically located facilities.
Location: Sumner, WA
Application Method: Online: https://www.workstep.com/featured/sumner-wa/kool-pak/local-truck-driver-89dke/?sn=1&utm_medium=jobad&ccast-source=1&utm_source=in&utm_campaign=18722_in&ccuid=34743799819
Base Pay: $29/ HR
2011 W. Washington Ave
Yakima, WA 98903