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CDL Driver Class A

Houston, TX, US, 77092

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal

 

 
 

Job ID:  457822

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope® is the leading supplier of products specified to close the building envelope. They include: custom-engineered curtain wall and window wall, architectural windows, storefront systems, doors, skylights and architectural glass.

 

 

Job Summary

 

 

We are seeking a full-time CDL Class A Driver for our Houston, TX  facility. This position involves transporting glass and/or metal products to local and out-of-state customers with company-assigned vehicles; either tractors/trailers or straight trucks. This position requires the flexibility to work locally and out of state with the possibility of layovers. The Driver role with us isn’t just a job- it’s a starting point to a great career with a great company. We hire motivated individuals who want to grow with us, and we will equip you with the knowledge you need to be successful. We have an incredible track record of promoting from within. You can be our next success story.

 

This role is perfect for the individual who approaches their work in a professional manner, who loves to be a part of a team, and who wants to help us get better every single day.

 

If that sounds like YOU, come join this industry leader!

 

Essential Duties And Responsibilities

 

Day-to-day activities will consist of handling and loading/ unloading glass and/or metal products, load securement, daily pre and post-trip of vehicles, multiple deliveries, and customer service.  Unloading could include handling loose, crated, and racked glass, metal, and associated products, as well as operating boom cranes, and truck-mounted forklifts. 

Regular and predictable attendance, safely perform tasks and adherence to all safety policies and procedures are essential functions of your job.

 

Skills, Knowledge and Ability Requirements

 

To be considered for a position that requires driving company-owned or leased vehicles as a regular part of his/ her job duties, the following conditions must be met:

  • At least 21 years old.
  • Overnight stays 2-3 days a week.
  • A valid driver’s license issued by the state of residence to operate the type of equipment the applicant will be driving.
  • Ability to obtain a medical examiner’s certificate of physical qualification.
  • At least two (2) years of verifiable, incident free driving experience in the last 5 years.
  • Ability to determine whether transported cargo is properly located, distributed and secured on the vehicle. Is familiar with methods and procedures for securing cargo in or on the Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV).
  • Ability to read, write, and speak the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public as well as law enforcement, to understand traffic signals, signs and signals in the English language, to respond to official inquires, and make entries on reports and records.
  • By reason of experience, training, or both safely operate a Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV).
  • Ability to determine whether transported cargo is properly located distributed and secured on the vehicle. Is familiar with methods and procedures for securing cargo in or on the Commercial Motor Vehicle (CMV).
  • Ability to handle varying road, traffic and weather conditions is mandatory.
  • Ability to drive a Flat Bed.
  • Satisfy all federal, state, and local government requirements.
  • Good customer relations skills
  • Operation of hand held scanners and electronic logging devices are required.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment screening including drug/alcohol test, previous employer and criminal background checks.
  •   Acceptable motor vehicle record (MVR) as dictated in the company standards document.

 

Equipment

 

OBE tractor/trailers, straight trucks, tilt dolly, pallet jacks, booms, hoists, boom cranes,  lift trucks, truck mounted fork lifts, hand tools, tie down devices, some power tools, calculator, tape measurer, electronic logs, hand held scanners, cameras, writing instruments.

 

Work Today, Get Paid Tomorrow

 

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope has partnered with DailyPay to offer you the ability to access your earnings before your next paycheck based on current hours worked.  You can transfer your earnings instantly for $2.99 per transaction or next day for $1.99.  Certain terms and conditions apply. 

 

What OBE Offers You

 

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

 

 

About OBE

 

OBE has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of family businesses, regional companies, and large enterprises that together form the OBE family. OBE operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large organization.

 

If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!

 

OBE is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Date Posted:  Nov 12, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Houston