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CDL Driver Class B (Air Brakes endorsement)

Houston, TX, US, 77092

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope
Architectural Glass & Metal

 

 
 

Job ID:  440659

 

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

 

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!

 

Job Summary


This position involves transporting metal products to local and out-of-state customers with company-assigned vehicles; 28 Ft Box Truck with a Lift Gate, at least two lay-overs a week.

 

Essential Duties And Responsibilities


Day-to-day activities will consist of handling and loading/ unloading metal products, load securement, daily pre and post-trip of vehicles, multiple deliveries, and customer service.  Unloading could include handling loose, crated, and racked metal and associated products.  

 

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. 
•    A valid driver’s license issued by the state of residence to operate the type of equipment the applicant will be driving.  Must have air brake endorsement.
•    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 the 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 the 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.
•    Satisfy all federal, state, and local government requirements. 
•    Good customer relations skills
•    Operation electronic logging devices are required ( will train the right candidate)
•    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; 26 Ft Straight Truck with Air Breaks, electronic logs.


Safety


•    Personal Protective Equipment – Safety Glasses, Steel Toe Shoes with Met Guards, Cut Resistant Gloves, Cut Resistant Outerwear
•    Hazards - Exposure to Excessive Noise, Strain/Sprain, Laceration/Puncture, Contusion, Operating Motor Vehicle, Operation of Foot Controls, Operation of Hand Controls, Slipping, Climbing, Heavy lifting
•    Controls - Personal Protective Equipment, Safety Training, Written Procedures

 

Work Environment


•    Various types of weather, traffic, and road conditions. 
•    Normal climate conditions of the region will also be present such as humidity, heat, and cold.  
•    Noise levels in the work environment (in truck or plant facility) can be moderate to high.
•    Plant facility environment is subject to unusually warm temperatures during the summer months 
•    With the plant facility, while the odors from glass cleaning, sealants, and other products are within acceptable levels, they nevertheless, can be smelled.  Dust, pollen, and other typical airborne particulate matter are also present in the atmosphere within the plant facility.

 

The duties listed above are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed.  The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.

 

The job description does not constitute an employment contract between the employer and the employee and is subject to change by the employer as the needs of the employer and requirements of the job change.
 

 

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.

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

Oldcastle BuildingEnvelope is an E-Verify Employer.

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Date Posted:  Aug 5, 2022


Nearest Major Market: Houston