GENERAL JOB STATEMENT:
Responsible for pick-up delivery of feed loads to various farm locations while
ensuring compliance with all Department of Transportation (DOT) rules and
regulations pertaining to commercial transportation.
BENEFITS: Eligible for health, dental, vision,
life, short- and long-term disability following 60 days of employment. Eligible
for PTO and holiday pay following 90 days of employment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other
duties may be assigned.
Inspects Truck for the
Adequate fuel and oil.
Ensure that brakes,
windshield wipers, and lights are working.
Inspect fire extinguisher,
and other safety equipment is aboard and in working order.
Reports to dispatcher when
equipment does not work or is missing.
Verifies load against
Ensure that cargo is secure
Drives truck to
destination, applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations and roads in
Maintains an alert posture
to prevent accidents.
Loading and Unloading bulk
Climbing feed bins
Cleaning up any spilled
internal and DOT paperwork according to state and federal regulations.
Perform emergency roadside
repairs when necessary.
Comply with production
staff on site needs
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
No minimum requirement
SKILLS and/or ABILITIES:
Able to do basic math –
adding, subtracting, dividing and multiplying.
Must be able to follow
Abe to read
Interacts closely with the
Feedmill Manager and Sow Farm department heads. Should have the ability to
interface well with customers, vendors, employees and the public at large.
Able to lift up to 50 lbs
while ascending or descending stairs or ladders.
SPECIAL JOB REQUIREMENTS:
A current valid class A
CDL, medical card.