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Driver Trainee - United Companies - Carbondale, CO

Carbondale, CO, US, 81623

United Companies

 


Job ID:  475970

 

United Companies, is a CRH Company. Our purpose, commitment to the future, and formula for growth is to champion the safety, empowerment, and development of our employees.  We strive to be The Preferred Source of quality sand, rock, landscape products, ready-mixed concrete, asphalt, paving and construction services.  We succeed as a team by embracing integrity, mutual respect, innovation, service, sustainability, and financial strength.   

 

SUMMARY

Driver- Trainee - Carbondale, CO

 

Wage Range: $22 to $28 per hour based on experience

 

Hiring Non CDL holders with an agreement that they will get their CDL permit prior to starting work and we will train them and offer a rate increase when they obtain their CDL license, and another rate increase when they are released by their driver mentor.

Additionally, we provide a vehicle and pay for CDL testing one time.  If they don’t pass, they would be required to pay for any additional tests required to obtain CDL. 


Drives truck equipped with auxiliary concrete mixer to deliver concrete mix to job sites by performing the following duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

  • Comply with all Department of Transportation requirements including but not limited to licensing, vehicle inspection, and hours of service.
  • Inspects the truck as required at the start of each workday, completing the Driver Check-off Sheet which indicates that all systems are functioning properly.
  • Drives truck to location for unloading in a safe manner
  • Backs truck under batching or loading hopper to receive concrete.
  • Climbs the ladder, approximately 10-12 feet, on the mixer truck to view the load of concrete for consistency and amount, to inspect the drum for cleanliness.
  • Adjusts the trailer axle pressure depending on the weight of the load.
  • Follows written and verbal instructions to include city street maps and has the ability to complete necessary paperwork.
  • Maneuvers the truck up to deliver concrete to the point of delivery.
  • Assembles concrete chute(s) weighing 35-50 pounds each.
  • Moves hand and foot controls and understands and follows hand signals while operating the truck.
  • Cleans truck after loading and after delivery to prevent concrete from hardening in mixer and on truck.
  • Sprays surfaces of truck with acid compound to clean truck and drum in accordance with company standards.
  • Reads, understands, and complies with the Safety Manual and Employee Manual.
  • Understands that attendance and punctuality are required each day of work.
  • Other duties may be assigned

 

Job Requirements:

  • Must have a CDL Permit
  • Must have the ability to obtain a CDL A or B
  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical and drug screen
  • Must be able to work weekends

 

 

What CRH 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 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!

 

United Companies, 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 Posted:  Jan 26, 2023


Nearest Major Market: Colorado