Advanced Drainage Systems Class A CDL Truck Driver1 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Regional Driver position.

Home every night and on weekends.

An ADS Distribution Center Truck Driver is required to safely operate company equipment and provide the highest level of customer service in terms of delivery and customer management. A Driver is responsible for inspecting, tracking and maintaining the maintenance of the unit that is assigned to him/her as well as any equipment being hauled. ADS Drivers

should maintain legal DOT and ADS logs, paperwork and driving practices. A Distribution Center Driver is also required to perform the duties of a yard person as described in the Yard Description and Responsibilities below. This position requires the flexibility to work any day of the week that driving hours are available as well as loaning driving services to other ADS facilities. Drivers report directly to the D.C. Manager. This position requires the employee to hold a valid Commercial Driver's License.

The responsibilities of an ADS Truck Driver include, but are not limited to:

Safe operation of all company equipmentReport BOL discrepancies

Maintain proper communication with customer and Freight ManagerManage safe unloading at delivery destination and place product in customer's desired location

Maintain an accurate and legal driving log and communicate availability to Fleet ManagerTimely reporting of ALL accidents, incidents or violations

Ensure accuracy of delivered quantities and product typesMaintain accurate and up-to-date daily paperwork (trip envelope, RMA's)

Maintain high levels of personal appearance in the wearing of the company uniformSubmit all company-related documents on a daily basis whenever possible.

Maintain vehicle cleanliness and operational capacityTravel to other ADS locations and provide support in the ADS Loaner Driver program

Adhere to company and departmental policiesEnsure loads are properly secured

Perform pre/post trip inspections of all equipmentReport equipment and payload problems/hazards

Perform in-route inspection of all equipmento Understand and practice ADS CORE VALUES

Job Specifications:

A Professional Fleet Driver must meet the following eligibility requirements at all times during his/her term of employment:

Must possess a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL) that is applicable for the type of commercial equipment being operatedMust meet/or exceed physical standards of the Federal Motor Carriers Safety Administrations (FMCSA) and ADS

Must have an acceptable Motor Vehicle Record from all states where prior licenses where heldMust be at least 21 years of age (DOT requirement for interstate operation)

Must satisfactory pass all required drug tests, and background checksMust pass ADS road test

Yard Description:

A Loader is responsible for safely and accurately loading and unloading all deliveries made and received by ADS. A Loader must demonstrate safe and proper vehicle operation at all times. A Loader also interacts with company and non-company drivers as well as will-call customers. Loaders should represent ADS in a friendly and courteous manner and display

excellent cust mer service skills.

Yard Responsibilities:

The responsibilities of a Loader include, but are not limited to:

Promote good customer serviceSafely operate all yard vehicles

Maintain paperwork and product transfersConduct cycle-counts

Confirmation of customer orders (ASN)Ensure proper product rotation

Maintain proper knowledge of all productsMaximize payloads

Management of CPU's and RMA'sAdherence to departmental policies

Minimization of loading errorsYard and perimeter housekeeping

PPE complianceFinished Goods quality inspections

Maintain yard organization and layouto Understand and practice ADS CORE VALUES

Load and unload all deliveries utilizing a forklift or physical labor

Driver and Yard Skills:

An ADS employee should possess the following skills/knowledge:

Must be able to read, write and perform simple mathematical calculationsMust possess skills to handle receipts, read road maps, road signs, maintain driver logs, etc.

Firm working knowledge of DOT regulations and freight requirementsComplete knowledge of safe loading/unloading procedures for all ADS equipment and products

Complete knowledge of all ADS finished goodsPossess SAFE defensive driving skills

Courteous/friendly/positive representation of ADSStrong communication and interpersonal skills

Educational Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent preferred