Semi Truck Driver in Albemarle, NC at Quality Equipment, LLC

Date Posted: 5/6/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

PURPOSE 

Operates vehicles to transport equipment for the dealership. May instruct customers on basic equipment

operating procedures.  

BASIC FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

• Transports equipment to/from customers and/or between dealer facilities 

• Must complete hauling manifest (including verification of all information) and turn in on a timely basis 

• Maintains truck and trailer inventory daily, including flare, tire chocks, straps, boomers, chains, flashing signals, wheel flaps, fire extinguisher, and signage  

• Be able to operate and drive company specific equipment, vehicles and all other products sold by the dealership. This included but not limited to vehicles, semi-trucks and trailers (low-boys) and forklifts. 

• Supports the sales department with equipment delivery, as needed 

• Maintains records of pickup and deliveries and obtains necessary signatures and receipts 

• Maintains all required certifications in-line with DOT, OSHA, and company policies 

• Accounts for all time and for all distance traveled in performing assigned duties 

• May need to maintain assigned trucks and related equipment in good condition 

• Ensure that the equipment is properly loaded, secured and unloaded 

• Assist customers in the safe and proper usage of equipment and recommend additional equipment and supplies to help them perform each task efficiently 

• Proper usage of company credit cards for fuel and maintenance with receipts turned in weekly 

• Follow safe procedures for loading, securing and unloading of equipment 

• May include out of state and overnight stays, as needed 

• Vehicle is company use only, no unauthorized passenger or drivers including family members 

• Cell phone is for company usage only. Driver must adhere to motor vehicle safety rules including use of hands free device when driving. 

• Always conducts self so as to be an ambassador of the dealership 

EXPERIENCE, SKILLS, AND KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS 

• 1+ year(s) experience as a semi-trailer truck operator 

• High School diploma or equivalent experience 

• Must have a valid CDL with current medical card filed with the state and must qualify for interstate delivery 

• Must maintain driving record per insurance carrier standards 

• Have a basic understanding of OSHA, DOT and EPA regulations 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS  

• Weight Requirements: Lifting up to 75 lbs. 

• Mobility: Squatting, bending, lifting, reaching, twisting, standing, sitting and repetitive keyboarding for long duration of time 

• Visual: Working with smart devices and manuals 

• Driving: Occasional – Short and long distances 

• Dexterity: Ability to grasp and manipulate standard tools and office equipment   

• Noise: Medium to High