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Truck Driver

Date: Jan 26, 2023

Location: Shiremanstown, PA, US

Company: Dorman Products

Dayton Parts, is a subsidiary of Dorman Products, and for over a century we’ve supported the commercial vehicle market with the goal boosting driver uptime by combining the largest selection of parts with the deepest levels of service, engineering, and innovation.  Today, we're a billion-dollar global brand, with more than 3,000 contributors across multiple countries and continents, and we remain focused on driving new solutions. We rely on everyone who works at our family of companies, regardless of role and experience, to contribute to our success. That means everyone has a unique ability to make an impact on the business and is encouraged to bring their authentic selves to work. Just like we provide freedom to fix cars and trucks, we also give you the freedom to pursue new ideas, offer different perspectives, and grow in your career

We’re Hiring a CDL Driver.

Position Summary: Drive a tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW). May be required to unload truck. Requires commercial drivers' license.

 

Hours: Sunday through Friday (home weekends: Friday AM through Sunday PM)

Route: First half of the week: Shiremanstown, PA to Mid-West and back

*multi-stop, up to 14 stops

Second half of the week: Shiremanstown, PA to New England area and back

*multi-stop, up to 10 stops

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, maintenance, and transportation of hazardous materials.
  • Check vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting dangerous goods.
  • Inspect loads to ensure that cargo is secure.
  • Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Secure cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
  • Drive trucks with capacities greater than 3 tons, including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver products, livestock, or other materials.
  • Check all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy.
  • Read bills of lading to determine assignment details.
  • Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes in compliance with state regulations.
  • Couple or uncouple trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks.
  • Must meet or exceed the medical standards of the US Department of Transportation along with passing a DOT drug test & alcohol test (if applicable)
  • Pallet jack freight to rear of trailer to be off loaded by customer forklift
  • Will be working directly with customers
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills

 

Qualifications:

  • CDL A (Required)
  • Minimum 1 year Commercial Driving experience preferred
  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred
  • A keen eye for detail and safety
  • Highly organized, independent self starter

 

We offer a competitive salary and bonus system along with a comprehensive benefit program including medical, dental, vision, prescription coverage, short- and long-term disability, life insurance as well as a generous paid time off program and educational assistance. Equal Opportunity Employer.

Dorman Products is an equal opportunity employer; we value a combination of ideas, perspectives, and cultures at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.  EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V.

www.DormanProducts.com


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