Driver - NCDOT Transport Driver - NEW HIGHER PAY!

$32,460 - $56,806 yearly
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • 5105 Beryl Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606, USA
  • Aug 04, 2022
Full time Biking, Walking, and Mobility Public Works Transit/Buses Roads, Streets, and Sidewalks Other (Please Specify)

Job Description

How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://bit.ly/3OVzyEe by August 26, 2022 at Midnight EST to be considered.
 
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NOW WITH HIGHER SALARY: $32,460 - $56,806
 
The Challenge
We are looking for an experienced Vehicle Equipment Operator to join our Wake County Operations and Fleet Management team.
 
In this role you will:
    • Load, unload, and transport cargo using a tractor trailer for inventory distribution from our Central Inventory warehouse to our 14 NCDOT divisions located across the state.
    • Inspect cargo loads prior to departure for proper balance.
    • Deliver loads in a safe and timely manner.
    • Assist with preparation and execution of our annual physical inventory count.
    • Ensure the security and good condition of the trailer load.
    • Prepare and maintain records and reports of transportation operations.
    • Plan and select best delivery routes.
    • Complete special projects.
    • Ensure routine vehicle maintenance to avoid breakdowns and loss of time.
  
What You Bring
    • Experience driving a tractor trailer truck with cargo.
    • Skilled and safe experience operating a tractor trailer to transport cargo on lengthy trips in and out of state.
    • Knowledge of Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) rules and regulations and defensive driving techniques.
    • Strong understanding of safe methods of unloading/loading vehicles to secure proper/even load distribution.
    • Demonstrated ability to service and provide minor maintenance to vehicles and auxiliary equipment.
    • Valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL).
    • Ability to prepare/maintain records/reports of transportation operations.
    • Ability to understanding and carry out verbal and written instructions.
    • Considerable knowledge of vehicle/equipment used in daily tasks.
    • Working knowledge of applicable traffic laws and other established regulatory requirements.
    • Ability to exercise independent judgment and decision-making.
    • Thorough knowledge of established safety and health policies.
    • Thorough knowledge of equipment capability and limitations.
    • Work requires turning the steering wheel; changing the gears; and depressing the clutch, gas, and brake pedals with considerable effort.
    • Strength to lift medium to heavy weight cargo.
 
Notes
    • You will be loading and unloading the vehicle in all types of weather conditions, be frequently exposed to hazardous weather/traffic conditions, and be exposed to noise pollution.
    • You must possess the necessary licenses/certifications to operate assigned types of vehicles or equipment.
 
Education & Experience
    • High School/GED diploma; or
    • An equivalent combination of education and experience.
 
Questions?
Call me: Cassandra Coxwell at 919-835-8018.
 
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