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Hamm Hamm - DOT Short Haul Trucker in Perry, Kansas

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Department: Waste Services

Reports to: Trucking Supervisor

Pay: Hourly

Position Summary:

This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of an end-dump truck with a tarping-system. Drivers will haul materials from transfer stations to company-owned landfills.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Thorough operational knowledge and skills of operating a commercial motor vehicle and related equipment to be operated.

  • Performs pre- and post-trip inspections of assigned equipment.

  • Ability to operate equipment safely and efficiently.

  • Must keep time and material records.

  • Must follow verbal and written instruction.

  • Knowledge of different types and sizes of aggregates, asphalt, or other material.

  • Must have maneuvering and backing skills.

  • Follows route assignments as directed and completes end of day documentation and check out process.

  • Must be able to communicate effectively on the radio system.

  • Must maintain driver’s daily logs.

  • Connect and disconnect trailers.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat. Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Any requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required; and one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.

  • Ability to communicate using two-way radios.

  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

  • Must possess a valid state commercial driver's license (CDL), Class A with appropriate endorsements.

Why work for us:

At Hamm we value worker safety and well-being above all else. Through training, employee development, and your own personal drive, Hamm will help you achieve your work-life goals. Whether you choose a career in Aggregates, Waste Management, Ready Mix, Asphalt, or Construction, you and Hamm Companies will do the essential work to build a brighter future. Come work for Hamm and be a part of the leading construction materials company in the Midwest.

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