Truck Driver (Umatilla, OR)
The J.R. Simplot Company is adiverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agricultureand agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around forcenturies and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
Summary:The purpose of this position is to operate vehicles (tractors/trailer/tankers)to transport and deliver fertilizer, chemicals, and other hazardous materialsto internal and external customers.Detailed Responsibilities:* Maintains DOT and DMV standards with regard to transport and placarding ofhazardous materials. * Operates tractor/trailer combinations, and forklifts to transport hazardousmaterials to internal & external customers. This includes over-the-roaddriving up to 150 miles to various locations. * Performs general maintenance on trucks which may include, but is not limitedto, replenishing fuel, checking and replenishing oil levels, checking/adjustingbrakes, washing trucks, and taking trucks to the shop for scheduled servicemaintenance. Also includes maintaining accurate and up-to-date driver's logsand inspection sheets. * Operates forklift for general loading and unloading of products usingrequired safety procedures and safety equipment 100% of the time.Education:* High school diploma or general education degree (GED)Other Information:One year plus years related experience and/or training. Must possess a current,CDL/DOT certified (Class A) valid driver's license along with HAZMAT and TankerEndorsement. Must have working knowledge of applicable laws and regulations relatedto the required license and certifications. Ability to read and interpretdocuments such as safety rules, road signs, maps, operating and maintenanceinstructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to do basic math. Must be able tounderstand and carry out written and/or oral instructions/directions. Must bewilling to follow all applicable safety procedures. Work days may includenights, weekends, and holidays, depending on need and delivery schedule.Thorough knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) driving regulationsHOW TO APPLYExternal Candidates:Visit www.simplot.com/careers Select Job Search Select Current Opportunities Select All Open Positions Apply to Job ID #7136**The J.R. Simplot Company is proudto be an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive considerationfor employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin,ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, geneticinformation, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexualorientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protectedstatus.**