Sterling Construction Company, Inc. (Ralph L. Wadsworth Construction, Texas Sterling Construction Co., and J. Banicki Construction)

  • Truck Driver (Transport Hauler)

    Job Locations US-AZ-Phoenix
    Posted Date 6 days ago(6/14/2018 9:31 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-2682
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Other
  • Overview

    **New Hire must be willing to join the Union**

     

    If you want to make a big contribution to heavy civil / highway projects by transporting heavy equipment, then you may enjoy being a Haul Truck Driver. Haul Truck Driver drives large heavy equipment (Trackhoe, Loader, Dozer, etc.) to and from jobsites. Transport distances are normally local, but out of state hauls would be required a few times a year.   

     

    Drives Large tractor-trailer rigs and flat-bed transports to move heavy equipment to and from jobsites. Also Drives truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as sand, gravel, crushed rock, coal, or bituminous paving materials, or drives a truck equipped with a water tank to wet dirt and gravel in construction areas.

    Responsibilities

    Haul Truck Driver responsibilities and abilities include but are not limited to the list below. Other duties may be assigned.

    • Operate and drive heavy haul trucks to transport large heavy equipment over short distances either early in the morning or late at night
    • Loads truck by hand or by operating mechanical loader.
    • Pulls levers or turns crank to tilt body and dump contents.
    • Perform inspections of vehicle systems, equipment and accessories such as tires, lights, turn signals and brakes
    • Ensure cargo is properly loaded according to safety requirements, size up load
    • Follow all safety policies, procedures and legislation, at all times observes and operates within applicable traffic laws
    • Maintain paper or electronic log book
    • Communicate with Dispatcher and other Haul Truck Drivers using communication devices such as a two-ways radio or onboard computers
    • Moves hand and foot controls to jerk truck forward and backward to loosen and dump material adhering to body.
    • May drive special purpose vehicles, including: end dump trucks, center dump truck units, shuttle cars, remix trucks and water trucks

    Qualifications

    To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

    • High School diploma/GED.
    • Have a minimum of 5 years of haul truck driving experience or a minimum of 2 years of training with a minimum of 6 months of equivalent work experience.
    • Must have a CDL Class A license
    • Willing to do laborer work
    • Ability to work as a Team Member and work in a professional manner and a positive attitude
    • Motivated self-starter and ability to manage multiple tasks.
    • Ability to work safely under pressure with time constraints in a changing environment.
    • Frequent cross body movements such as bending, climbing into equipment, lifting (up to 75lbs), twisting, standing, balancing, stooping, handling materials, moving around hazardous sites.
    • Good Eye to Hand coordination a must. Depth perception required.
    • Flexible availability to include overtime and possible weekends.
    • Must have the ability to communicate clearly, listen and understand information through spoken works and sentences to ensure full comprehension of job duties, safety regulations, and other situations that may require an immediate response

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