Commercial Truck Driver / Rigger

Employer
Central Armature Works, Inc.
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
May 19, 2017
Closes
May 22, 2017
Function
Driver
Hours
Full Time
Job DescriptionWe are seeking a Commercial Truck Driver / Rigger to join our team! You will be responsible for safely operating a truck with a capacity of at least 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW).Responsibilities:Safely operate a heavy or tractor-trailer truckLoad and unload cargoProperly track and document activity logReport any issues or incidents to dispatchInspect truck before and after tripPerform rigging duties to load and unload equipmentMatain vehicle fleet including lmaintance, inspections, tags, insurance, etc.Comply with DDot Regulantions and safty requirementsPlan routes and meet delivery schedulesManeuver trucks into loading and unloding postionsCollect and verfiy delivery instructions and documentsReport and equipment or material defects, accidents or shortagesKeep a safe driving record with no moving volations or accidentsQualifications:Previous experience in truck driving or other related fieldsA valid and current commercial driver's license (CDL Perfurred)Current DOT Medical PhysicalAbility to drive a manual transmissionHands on experience with rigging equipment, ie chain fall, straps, clevis shackles, etc.Extesive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulationsNo recent moving or driving violationsAdaptability and foresigjht to handle unexpected situations( traffice, weather conditions, etc.)Ability to handle physical workloadStrong work ethicWilling to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment refferancesCompany DescriptionCentral Armature Works, Inc. (CAW) is an electrical apparatus repair, supply and construction company centrally located in the Washington DC metro area. We have been providing electrical apparatus installation, supplies and construction for both industrial and commercial business in the region since 1915.Conveniently located next to the NoMa-Gallaudet Univ. Metro Station.