Iowa State Job Bank Delivery Driver in JOHNSTON, Iowa

Job ID: 135702 Des Moines Asphalt and Paving, an Oldcastle Materials Company, has been leading the asphalt industry in Central Iowa for over forty-five years. We have completed a wide variety of projects including highway and street paving, commercial paving projects, parking lot construction, custom asphalt milling, and chip sealing. Position Description Position Title: Delivery Driver Pipeline Level: Self Reports To: Driver Supervisor FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Direct Reports: None Department/Division: Oldcastle Materials Group/Central Division Position Overview The Delivery Driver is responsible for operating trucks to transport dirt, aggregate, asphalt, and other materials and/or equipment to various job site locations. Will also work in the yard area to stockpile and move materials as needed. This is a skilled position involving the safe and efficient operation of equipment/trucks. Work will be performed per the supervisors instruction, free from direct supervision except for more complicated jobs. Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions) Operates truck in safe and professional manner on public highways, roads, in the yard area and at various job sites to deliver materials. Trucks driven include but are not limited to: belly dumps, dump truck and semi-tractor truck with attached trailers. Performs daily pre/post trip inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with DOT guidelines. Checks fluid levels, tires, lights, and other controls for safe operation. Attaches and removes pup trailers, belly dump & side dump trailers, transfer trailers and tilt/transport trailers to truck as needed. Keeps accurate log of deliveries and completes required paperwork for billing. Load and unload equipment or materials. Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle. Maintain daily vehicle mileage logs. Unrolls truck tarp to cover loads when required. Assure product quality to the best of the Drivers ability. Perform minor servicing and maintenance of equipment; refer major problems to the supervisor. Properly follow all company policies and procedures for safe working procedures and environment. Report any problems to the Foreperson, Superintendent, Safety Manager, or Human Resources Manager. Obey applicable laws and follow dispatch instructions. Must keep vehicle in a clean and orderly condition. Regular and predictable attendance at assigned times is required. Other duties as assigned. Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Education/Experience Minimum of a high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required. One year of related tractor/trailer driving experience preferred, but not required. Must maintain a CDL A license. Work Requirements Must be 18 years in age or older. Must pass DOT physical, drug screen and criminal background check. MVR must meet company and DOT standards. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook. Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times. Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required. Must maintain current drivers license that meets state requirements, i.e., CDL, Class A Driver with possible hazmat and tanker endorsements. Willing to train employees who may not have driving experience must currently maintain a CDL A license. Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required. Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary. Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and/or MSHA. Protective equipment that may be required, but not limited to, for this position is: Face Shield, Safety (hard toe) Shoes, and Coveralls. Compliance with all OSHA and/or MSHA regulations. Knowledge/Skill Requirements Thorough o