Smithfield Foods CDL Driver - Part-Time in ALGONA, Iowa
Primary Location: IA-Algona Organization: HPD-Iowa Job: CDL Drivers CDL Driver - Part-Time - (20001069)DescriptionDrives truck to destination Collects appropriate documents for goods delivered and for delivery chargesMaintains truck log, according to state and federal regulationsMaintains telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions. Loads and unloads truckInspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil and waterPerforms emergency roadside repairs such as changing tires, installing light bulbs, tire chains and spark plugsPositions secure cargo according to standards during transitOperate vehicle in a safe and courteous mannerMaintains updated and legal CDLPerforms other duties as defined by managerQualificationsClimbinto and out of Cab Over Engine and conventional trucks by grabbing handbarwith two hands and placing one foot on step and pulling yourself up whilepushing yourself up with your feet. Reverse to climb out.Hookup trailer to tractor which includes backing under trailer, raising ladinggear, climbing on cat walk to hook up air linesHandlemanual transmission and double clutchSitfor long periods of timeDuringpre-trip of equipment be able to climb into engine area; bend, stoop, crawl,climb on cat walkRollup and roll down landing gear which requires two hands and upper torso when onground and one when clears groundClimbinto and out of trailerOpenand close trailer doors which can require use of both arms and handsUseboth hands to release locking mechanisms on tandems. May require placing footon tire for leverage.Getin and out of cab when in tight places such as fuel islandsWalkon slick surfaces such as fuel islands at truck stopsMoveupper torso when backing which may require leaning out window to see blind spotand/or mirrorsPlaceload locks under tractor if no room in tractor or load is sealed. Requires crawling, stooping, and holding loadlock in pace with hands and shoulders while extending device to stay in place.Climbup on engine to keep windshields clean enrouteJob Posting: Aug 10, 2020 Posting End Date: Nov 8, 2020Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.