Chemical/Delivery Driver- Vegetation ManagementIf you live safety always and everywhere and have a strong desire to build a better tomorrow then look to the company who helps feed the world.Cultivating Excellence is Crop Production Services culture of ownership and joint accountability. At its heart, Cultivating Excellence is about achieving superior results with integrity together, connecting and collaborating across the entire organization.While we have great people, it is not just about that; its the ability to own your own engagement, the opportunity to be innovative. Its the opportunity to grow and develop your career in ways you never imagined while teaming up with people with a passion to make a difference in the world. Who You Will Work WithYou will work daily beside teams of people who will care about your safety on the job and at home. Together, you will have a Commitment to Zero and follow our 3 Safety Principles: Do It safely or not at all, There is always time to do it safely, and Care for each others health, safety and security. Your team will bring out the best in you by enabling you to achieve goals and reach your full potential. You will own your own work and find innovative ways to deliver on our vision of feeding the world responsibly while working along beside 15,000 people around the globe who care about you.JOB SUMMARY:To operate straight truck (tractor /trailer)
30,000 lbs in load weight to deliver goods to customers.Key Tasks:- To load or assist in loading trailer with materials. To unload or assist in unloading trailer by using forklift or hand truck. Moves up to 3,000 lbs on hand truck.- To operate semi-truck with one or two trailers, according to state laws. To transport loads over required route to proper destinations, observing all traffic laws and safety regulations. – To chock rear wheels of truck or trailer prior to unloading. To remove chocks prior to driving away from shipping dock.- To obtain shipping bills of lading and necessary signatures and return completed paper work to shipping office. To maintain any related records required.- Must be able to lift and move up to 80 pounds.- To remove empty skids from trailer truck and carry to designated piling area.- To perform miscellaneous service duties such as checking, on a daily basis, oil, water, gasoline, and air in tires. To report any maintenance malfunctions to shipping and/or warehouse supervisor.- To use hand truck to rearrange loads in shipping department area.- To switch empty/full trailers in shipping yard on off-shifts for optimum loading patterns on the following day.- To sweep out truck body on off-shifts.- This summary of job responsibilities and duties is meant to be a general description of this position and is not all-inclusive.The Ideal CandidateOutside of the skills and necessary qualifications, our ideal candidate must be committed to achieving superior results with integrity and sustaining our safe and positive work environment while having the ability to embrace working side by side others in a diverse culture.Qualifications- Have a valid CDL (with hazmat and tanker endorsements).- Must use tact and diplomacy in dealing with customer personnel at delivery points.- Must be dependable, reliable, and competent to handle equipment safely.- May, at times, sit in trailer cab for periods of time.- Must meet Department of Transportation physical and medical requirements and pass substance abuse screening; as a safety sensitive employee subject to random and other required substance abuse screening as per company policy.Why Crop Production Services?Winning together; Our Cultivating Excellence culture coupled with great people and delivering superior results with integrity is what sets Agrium apart from other career opportunities. Were dedicated to winning together and that is what consistently makes Agrium an award winning company, listed as one of the best places to work both in Canada and the U.S. Crop Production Services (an Agrium company) is an organizational culture that promotes sustainability and innovation, with a vision to help feed the world in ways that protect the environment, support economic vitality, and enhance communities.Crop Production Services is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all qualified women and men, including members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, and veterans.Those interested in this challenging opportunity please apply in confidence directly at www.cpsagu.com/careers. While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.