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Mixer Truck Driver ($1000 Sign-On Bonus) - Interstate Concrete & Asphalt (Sandpoint, ID)

Dover, ID, US, 83825

Interstate Concrete and Asphalt

 

Job ID:  277321

 

Interstate Concrete & Asphalt Co., a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.

 

Position Overview

Operates ready mix trucks safely and professionally in the plant yard, on public highways/roads, and at various job sites to deliver products. Deliveries will be made in both commercial and residential areas. This position may occasionally drive a truck equipped with a dump body (solo, dump, pup) to transport and dump materials such as sand, gravel, crushed rock, or asphalt.

 

Upon successful completion of the pre-employment process, a sign-on bonus of $1000 will be provided.*

 

Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

Ready Mix Driver (90%)

  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently by utilizing equipment within its designed parameters.
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Be able to ingress and egress truck by navigating 2 steps with grab bars present.
  • Be able to manipulate truck steering wheel (power steering), shifter and other various levers and knobs necessary for operation of truck and associated equipment.
  • Operate ready-mix concrete truck to deliver to construction sites, as specified, safely and efficiently, obeying applicable laws and following dispatch instructions.
  • May add materials (fiber, color or other additives) to concrete mix
  • Ensure quality of product delivered, slump, etc.
  • Maintain communication with Dispatcher as necessary regarding deliveries. Check delivery tickets for special instructions and complete as required.
  • Ensure proper materials are loaded safely, and obtain proper signatures as required.
  • Rinse out drum and chutes, and dump slurry as required by established procedures.
  • Collect money from customers and record transactions on customer receipt.
  • Inform customers of new products or services. Listen to and communicate or resolve service complaints.
  • Respond to customer questions related to basic product knowledge and basic concrete construction techniques. Tactfully inform customer of concrete working methods and improper forms as appropriate.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle, investigate abnormalities and perform operator maintenance and minor field repairs.
  • Record sales and delivery information.
  • Maintain operator logs, forms and records in accordance with company policy and Department of Transportation regulations.
  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production.
  • Take action to avoid potential hazards or obstructions.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned to meet business needs.
  • Regular and timely attendance.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.

 

Dump Truck Driver (10%)

  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Operate trucks to deliver materials to construction and customer sites safely and efficiently.  Obey applicable laws and follow dispatch instructions.  Be familiar with tag, tongue reach, tailgate position and location of levers and switches.
  • Pull levers to tilt body and dump contents.  Shovel material as required.  Set spreader chains when applicable.
  • Check delivery tickets for special instructions and complete prior to arriving on the job.  When loading, ensure proper materials are loaded safely. Obtain proper signatures as required.  Deliver construction materials to jobsites at instructed.  Ensure proper entry of on-the-job information on customer delivery invoices.
  • Monitor various gauges during operation of vehicle.  Investigate abnormalities.  Complete written report of problems or necessary repairs and forward to maintenance personnel.  Detect and report improper operation, faulty equipment, defective materials, and unusual conditions to shop personnel.  Perform operator maintenance and minor field repairs (i.e. mud flaps and mirror adjustments).
  • Move material as necessary in the performance of the job or as directed.
  • Maintain vehicle in a clean an orderly condition, inside and out.  Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations.  Assist in keeping employee’s room clean.
  • Maintain operator logs, time cards, mileage sheets, vehicle repair sheets, and records in accordance with company policy and departmental transportation regulations. Use computer for Zonar and Trackit.
  • May  operate a front-end loader or roller
  • May assist members of the work force in other areas of production, including shoveling materials on grade and pave projects, running plant loader, operating roller, driving water truck, etc.
  • Perform other related duties as required or directed whenever necessary.  Before loading, make sure tailgate is latched.  Keep sideboards, trailer tongues and back of truck free of all materials.

 

*Details of sign-on bonus to be discussed at time of job offer.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

 

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.
  • Two years general driving experience in a commercial or construction setting highly preferred.

 

Certificates, License, Registrations

  • Class A CDL required and current DOT medical card.

 

Work Requirements

  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends/holidays.
  • Demonstrates ability to work and communicate well with Supervisors, Truck Drivers, Heavy Equipment Operators and other employees.
  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to learn and work a variety of job tasks.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.

 

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Basic Mechanical skills
  • Must have good depth perception and coordination to operate machine controls.
  • Must pass DOT physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing

 

Key Competencies

  • Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; Responds promptly to customer needs.
  • Teamwork - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
  • Judgment - Exhibits sound and accurate judgment.
  • Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.
  • Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Accepts responsibility for own actions.
  • Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.
  • Adaptability - Adapts to changes in the work environment; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.
  • Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.
  • Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.
  • Initiative - Asks for and offers help when needed.
  • Innovation - Generates suggestions for improving work.
  • Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Applies feedback to improve performance
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed, but uninvolved written or oral instructions.

 

Physical Requirements

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.

The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders.  The employee must occasionally lift and/or move anywhere up to 50-75 lbs.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

 

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

 

The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

 

Interstate Concrete & Asphalt Co. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Jul 23, 2021


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