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District Line Haul CDL A Driver

Location
Bloomington, Indiana
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
1 Aug 2022
$0.68/cpm starting and then jump to top of the scale after 1 year at $0.71/cpm!!

4 Day Work Week Available!

Dohrn offers great benefits including: health insurance, short/long term disability, voluntary life and much more!!

PURPOSE

To drive tractor trailer and travel throughout the district to assist with Linehaul runs at assigned terminal locations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Drive a commercial vehicle safely while transporting freight.

Travel to other terminal locations and complete Linehaul runs

Load and unload trailer, either individually or with assistance of dockworkers; Mechanic freight handling equipment may be used where available and appropriate

Perform frequent lifting, pulling, pushing and carrying of freight

Securing of freight may be required through strapping or other methods

Inspect the vehicle for defects and safe operating conditions as required by law and company policy

Comply with all Federal requirements regarding the transportation of hazardous materials

Drive tractor-trailer in all conditions in accordance with Federal regulations, normally in periods of driving within hours of service limitations, followed by an off-duty period as required by regulatory requirements

Maintain records required for compliance with State and Federal regulations, including driver's logs and other records required by law

Perform all duties in accordance with company policies and procedures, and comply with all Federal, State, and local regulations for the safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle

Perform other duties as needed

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

A minimum age of 23

A minimum of 1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer experience

All drivers must pass a road test administered by a Dohrn Transfer Driver Trainer

All drivers must possess, or obtain within the required time period, and maintain Hazardous Material and Tanker endorsements on their current valid driver's license issued by the resident state in which they reside

All drivers are to possess only one valid driver's license (CDL) issued by the resident state of the driver; Operators who have recently transferred from another state must produce a copy of the former license or provide license information for verification from that state; Drivers will need to provide information on all licenses held within the previous 36 months

No record of citation or conviction of any DUI / OWI or Reckless Driving within the previous 5 years

Must have and maintain an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)

Must pass a Department of Transportation (DOT) physical examination and functional screen

Must consent to a pre-employment drug screen; Dohrn Transfer must receive a negative result

Dohrn Transfer must receive a negative controlled substances and alcohol result from prior employer(s) for the past three-year period; No prior evidence of controlled substance use

There must be no instance of refusal to submit to an alcohol or controlled substance test within the past three-year period, including pre-employment testing

Must consent to a 10-year check on work history; Gaps of 30 days or more must be listed and explained; documentation may be requested; Discrepancies may prevent applications from being processed or withdrawal of the job offer

Must have the ability to read and write the English language and also perform simple mathematical calculations

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Gripping of various sizes and weights of up to 100 pounds

Lifting of up to 100 pounds from ground level to 45";Lifting at waist level or 36"

Front carry up to 100 pounds for 250 feet

Push/pull up to 60 pounds of horizontal force

Sitting up to 10 hours per day

Standing and Walking occurs frequently

Climbing, Squatting, Crouching, Balancing, or Kneeling occurs occasionally,

Crawling occurs rarely

Reaching occurs frequently, while shifting gears, moving freight, loading and unloading the trailers and turning the steering wheel, along with closing the rear trailer doors.

Grasping and handling occurs frequently while loading and unloading freight, opening and closing trailer doors, turning the steering wheel along with turning the hand crank to raise and lower the front jacks on the trailer

It is critical to speak with coworkers and customers in order to safely and properly perform essential job functions

Vision is used constantly during their day while driving, reading maps, inspecting truck

Smell is used occasionally during their day to check for leaks

Hearing is used frequently, listening for unusual sounds or warning sounds of problems with the vehicle

May be exposed to extreme temperatures, humidity, or wetness

May be exposed to dust, gas, fumes, or chemicals

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Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $0.68 per mile

Benefits:
401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Disability insurance
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid orientation
Paid time off
Paid training
Schedule:
Home weekly
Monday to Friday

Work Location: Multiple Locations
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Details

  • Job Reference: 674052307-2
  • Date Posted: 1 August 2022
  • Recruiter: DOHRN TRANSFER COMPANY
  • Location: Bloomington, Indiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent