Commercial Truck Driver / Rigger

Employer
Central Armature Works, Inc.
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Driver
Hours
Full Time
Job Description We 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 truck Load and unload cargo Properly track and document activity log Report any issues or incidents to dispatch Inspect truck before and after trip Perform rigging duties to load and unload equipment Matain vehicle fleet including lmaintance, inspections, tags, insurance, etc. Comply with DDot Regulantions and safty requirements Plan routes and meet delivery schedules Maneuver trucks into loading and unloding postions Collect and verfiy delivery instructions and documents Report and equipment or material defects, accidents or shortages Keep a safe driving record with no moving volations or accidents Qualifications: Previous experience in truck driving or other related fields A valid and current commercial driver's license (CDL Perfurred) Current DOT Medical Physical Ability to drive a manual transmission Hands on experience with rigging equipment, ie chain fall, straps, clevis shackles, etc. Extesive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations No recent moving or driving violations Adaptability and foresigjht to handle unexpected situations( traffice, weather conditions, etc.) Ability to handle physical workload Strong work ethic Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment refferances Company Description Central 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.