We are looking for a dynamic, proactive, and safe point-to-point driver for our logistics division. We are looking for someone with a good driving record and that has all of his/her paperwork up to date. Pickup and delivery of farm market goods, mostly in Florida but with Interstate/overnight driving availability. Must have at least 2 years of Commercial Driving Class A experience, be able to pass insurance requirements, pass the mandatory FDOT driving test, background/driving record checks and drug test. Immediate availability pending results.

Responsibilities

  • Safely drives truck to/from destinations.
  • Maintains commercial driver’s license as required by state law and company policy.
  • Maintains telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive location instructions.
  • Maintains logs according to state and federal regulations, including FDOT/DOT.
  • Performs emergency roadside repairs such as changing tires, installing light bulbs, tire chains, and spark plugs.
  • Appropriately uses blocks, straps, ropes, etc. to secure cargo prior to transit or storage.
  • Periodically checks condition of truck, tractor, trailer, and cargo during transit, especially wheels, brakes, and other moving parts.
  • Ensures that all equipment is fueled and/or serviced with propane prior to parking each day.
  • Regularly checks all equipment for proper servicing such as fluid levels, tire pressure, etc.
  • Keeps truck clean inside and out.
  • Performs maintenance tasks as requested.

Qualifications

  • Have a positive attitude
  • Be able to read maps
  • Have attention to detail
  • Be safety-oriented
  • Represent our business positively at all times
  • MUST HAVE AT LEAST TWO YEARS WITH A CDL DRIVERS LICENSE and pass insurability requirements. The below will disqulify drivers:

 

  • DUI – drugs or alcohol – within 7 years
  • Felony – within 7 years
  • Reckless Driving
  • Following too close
  • Improper lane change
  • Leaving the scene of an accident
  • Involved in a Felony with a motor vehicle
  • At Fault in a Fatal motor vehicle accident
  • Driving with a suspended license
  • License suspended for moving violations
  • Combination of more than 3 moving violations and/or at fault accidents
  • Excessive Speeding – 15mph above the posted limit
  • Violating a driver or vehicle out-of-service order
  • Over turn of the tractor or trailer - Preventable

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