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Local Driver

Location: Kenai

Company: Carlile

Employment Type: Full Time

Region: Alaska

Job Category: Trucking

Publish Date: February 25, 2019

Company Description: As Alaska’s premier trucking company, Carlile offers a variety of exciting careers with competitive salaries and benefits. Carlile recruits for positions throughout its network of terminals servicing Alaska from Anchorage, Fairbanks, Kenai, Kodiak, Prudhoe Bay and Seward, as well via locations in Tacoma, WA, Houston TX and Edmonton, AB.

Description:

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Carlile

This position is responsible for our customer’s general freight transport by way of pickups and deliveries and for oil deliveries.

To apply for this job please visit secure.beaconinsight.com.

Responsibilities:

  • Operate safely and in compliance with all established HSSE policies and procedures
  • Inspect truck and trailer(s) for defects through pre-trip, mid-trip and post-trip inspections and submit reports indicating their condition
  • Operate box trucks, tractor trailers, flat beds and tankers under a variety of conditions, adhering to posted speed limits and all other local, state, and federal laws and regulations
  • Maintain driver e-logs and e-maintenance logs according to State and Federal regulations
  • Make customer pick-ups and deliveries in a manner that reflects superior customer service
  • Spot and park trucks to warehouse, chock wheels, and assist in loading and unloading trailers
  • Maintain contact with dispatcher to receive accurate dispatch instructions and report safety hazards and/or incidents involving the driver or any company equipment
  • Ensure that cargo is secured for transport according to the FMCSRs
  • Maintain a clean work environment including swept trailer, clean cab, windows, and mirrors
  • Determine discrepancies in paperwork and correct before delivery
  • Verify proper placarding when hauling HAZMAT
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • High school education or a GED equivalent
  • Class A CDL driver’s license with all endorsements, including HAZMAT
  • Doubles certification required
  • Two to four years of verifiable safe driving experience