Tanker Truck Driver

Salem, OR, US, 97317

RiverBend Materials



Job ID:  487159


RiverBend Materials, 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.  


What You’ll Do

In this role, you’ll drive a tanker to transport cement and oil from outlet plants to various concrete and asphalt plant locations. Each day will provide you with a different adventure. Whether you’re looking for an opportunity to break into the construction industry, or looking for the next step in your career, our team can provide you with a fun and challenging opportunity to grow with an industry leader. You’ll play an integral part of our team as we stand together to reinvent the way our world is built.


Location: Salem area.  


Wage: $25+/hr DOE


Shift: Primarily work 10 hours per day, 5 days per week. Will also be required to work more hours, per DOT regulations, and up to 6 days per week as needed during the busy construction season.


What You Can Do (Minimum Qualifications)

  • Obtain a Valid (CDL) Class A with interstate medical card.
  • Have Doubles/triples and tanker endorsement.
  • Ability to operate manual transmission.
  • Ability to communicate using two-way radio.
  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance, attendance, and punctuality.
  • Demonstrates the willingness to work overtime, nights, and weekends/holidays as needed.
  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing.


Why you might like this role…

  • You’ve enjoyed being a CDL A driver for 1+ years, are comfortable driving manual transmissions, and are looking for a home every night position with an industry leader.
  • Safety is your number one priority, and you are not afraid to communicate and correct safety hazards in your environment.
  • You don’t mind traveling and being flexible to support the business wherever you are needed.  
  • You are a strong communicator with your team and prioritize customer service to deliver high-quality product.
  • You want a career with expansive growth potential, and you’re motivated to learn the ins-and-outs of the business to watch your career soar. Once you've gained a solid understanding of our business and become an expert as a Tanker Driver, you'll have the opportunity to chart your career path. Whether you choose to specialize as a driver or explore opportunities across different departments, we empower you to take control of your career growth.


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspection of vehicle to ensure safe operational order and report maintenance or repair issues.
  • Drive truck to loading location, monitoring various gauges during operation of vehicle.
  • Ensure all hoses and clamps are safely secured, and that the material loaded is correct based on the instructions from the team.
  • High attention to detail to distinguish different types of materials. Discharging a product into the wrong cement silo or oil tank is very costly.
  • Write entries in logbook: Noting freight hauled, destination, hours/miles driven and rest periods.
  • Maintain a safe work area and vehicle.
  • Follow prescribed safety rules and 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.



  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401k with Roth option & 5% Company Match
  • Profit Sharing
  • 9 Paid Holidays (8 Static and 1 Floating)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Potential for Overtime
  • Opportunities for Internal Mobility
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Training Provided
  • Earn More with our Employee Referral Program
  • Family Culture – We treat our team like family
  • Company Discounts on products, goods, services, electronics, automotive, travel & more!
  • Opportunities for Community Engagement


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.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to signal and handle equipment. The employee is frequently 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 accommodation 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 to loud. Our team will provide you with the necessary PPE, but please provide your own pair of steel-toed or composite-toed boots.


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 Offers You


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



About CRH


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


RiverBend Materials, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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




Date:  Sep 27, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Salem

Job Segment: Construction, Engineering