Job Detail – Truck Driver

 

Bryson Grading & Paving is looking to add highly motivated and experienced full-time CDL truck drivers to our team! You must have a clean record and have experience with a tandem or tri-axle truck. Experience with a dump truck and/or paving is a plus but not a requirement.

 

Driver’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to, using the mechanical operation inside the truck to unload materials, supervising the loading of materials onto the truck, and inspecting the truck for any mechanical issues before and after every trip. You should also be able to safely drive and operate the truck in all weather conditions. A driver should be able to pick up and deliver materials according to a schedule and should perform all duties in accordance with company safety rules and Department of Transportation (DOT) road safety regulations.

 

Truck Driver Responsibilities:

  • Transporting crushed rock, sand, gravel, asphalt, dirt and any other materials to and from specified locations.

  • Verifying the types of materials being transported and ensuring that they do not exceed weight restrictions.

  • Ensuring that the materials are loaded correctly onto the dump truck.

  • Greasing the truck regularly.

  • Inspecting the truck before and after every trip, which includes checking the oil, gas and water levels as well as the lights and tires.

  • Promptly reporting any accidents, injuries or mechanical faults.

  • Performing regular maintenance to ensure that the truck is in good working order.

  • Maintaining accurate driver logs.

  • Complying with all safety rules and regulations.

 

Truck Driver Requirements:

  • Valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License.

  • Valid Medical Examiner’s Certificate.

  • Have a clean and insurable driving record

  • Air brake endorsement.

  • Be at least 18 years old.

  • Proven experience operating a truck.

  • Ability to work 40-60 hours per week.

  • Perform preventative and minor truck repairs

  • Working knowledge of construction site safety, truck maintenance, and road safety regulations.

  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds

  • Excellent problem-solving skills.

  • Exceptional customer service skills.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • High School/GED

 

Bryson Grading & Paving does work in Highlands, Cashiers, Franklin, & surrounding areas in Western North Carolina and is a drug free workplace. Must be willing to commute to Highlands every day.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Pay: TBD per hour

 

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • 401(k) matching

  • Employee discount

  • Health insurance

  • Paid time off

  • Retirement plan

 

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

 

Typical start and end times:

  • 8AM – 5PM

 

Supplemental Pay:

  • Bonus pay

 

Ability to Commute:

  • Highlands, NC 28741 (Required)

 

Experience:

  • Two (2) years truck experience (Required)

  • Dump truck experience (Preferred)

 

This Job Is:

  • A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply

  • A “Fair Chance” job (you or the employer follow Fair Chance hiring practices when performing background checks)

  • A job for which all ages over 18, including older job seekers, are encouraged to apply

  • Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma