CLASS A DRIVER, LOCAL ROUTE, TRUCK DRIVER, - Elite HR Careers
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Job Description

We are now hiring a Class A truck driver for local routes in Morton, IL!

Embark on a fulfilling journey with us as a CDL Driver, where local deliveries mean you're home every night, safety is our top priority, and guaranteed hours ensure stability regardless of the weather. In this role, you'll navigate delivery routes with precision, ensuring on-time deliveries while adhering to DOT regulations. Your responsibilities include loading and unloading vehicles safely, collecting payments accurately, and maintaining compliance with state and federal regulations. With a clean driving record and excellent communication skills, you'll thrive in this dynamic environment, where every mile counts towards our commitment to excellence.

Schedule
  • Monday - Friday
  • 7:30 AM - 5 PM
Responsibilities and Duties

CDL Drivers make safe, complete, accurate and on-time deliveries to customers
while complying with Department of Transportation (DOT) and other applicable
regulations.

  • Make deliveries using the most effective route to ensure orders are delivered on time.
  • Load and unload the vehicle, ensuring that all products are properly secured, and hazardous material is separated appropriately.
  • Collect payments and accurately document delivery.
  • Maintain compliance with state and federal regulations (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR)).
  • Complete pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspections and inform supervisor of any maintenance needed.
  • Ensure the vehicle is clean, well-maintained, and presentable on a daily basis.
  • Increase job and product knowledge on an ongoing basis.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Location

Morton, Illinois, United States

Requirements
  • To be at least 21 years old.
  • A valid commercial driver's license, preferably with HAZMAT endorsement.
  • A Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) and Pre-Employment Screening Program (PSP) indicating no more than 2 combined violations or at fault accidents in the past 3 years.
  • The ability to maneuver heavy objects that can weigh up to 100 pounds.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • To carry out instructions with minimal supervision.
  • Familiarity with PCs and other material handling equipment (preferred).
  • Moffett, Skelly or Air Brake experience a plus!
Benefits
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug coverage with Flexible Spending Accounts and Wellness Programs
  • 401 (k) with generous company match
  • 13 days of paid time off (PTO) & 8 Paid Holidays (NOTE: PTO increases with tenure!)
  • 100% employer paid Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • Fully Funded Tuition Education Programs
  • Bonus Programs that include Employee Recognition and Referrals, Summer Madness, and Annual Performance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan
  • Employee Discounts and much more!
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