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Title:  Truck Driver - DOT

Location: 

Belvidere, IL, US, 61008

Division:  Shop Floor
Job ID:  2567

it's what's inside that counts

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There’s more to CMC than our steel products and the buildings, structures, and roads they go into. At CMC, it’s the people inside our recycling centers, fabrication plants, steel mills and offices that make us who we are as a company. Our success comes from finding, retaining, and supporting the highest quality talent by offering:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Training
  • Paid time off
  • Low-cost medical, dental, vision
  • Company-paid life and disability
  • Company matching 401(k) plan
  • Employee stock purchase plan

Why This Job

Deliver the Steel that Builds America and be home for the moments that matter! Come be the back bone that holds our logistics department together by picking up and delivering fabricated rebar material while maintaining a strong safety mindset and a desire to learn. Be home nightly for the moments that matter by making timely sound decisions, staying organized, and working a flexible schedule Monday through Friday that could include overtime, weekends, and holidays. Our Rebar facility is located in Belvidere, IL. This position comes with a $2,000 sign-on bonus to all drivers with 50% being paid after 6 months of employment..

What You'll Do

  • Responsible for the delivery of products to customers, contractors, and jobsites throughout the location geographic region
  • Ability to inspect vehicle(s) for any safety or operational defects using DOT, maintenance, and safety checklists and ensuring emergency equipment is in proper working order
  • Ensure vehicle is properly loaded and load secured and product is delivered safely and timely
  • Loading truck may require: securing chains across the width of a trailer to secure the product, both on the bed of a trailer and in an overhead rack, tarping of loads on trailers, and dropping and hooking a trailer
  • Set up a sideboard kit around the perimeter of the trailer floor
  • Accurately complete corresponding delivery paperwork and work with production, sales and customers to communicate issues with loads and delivery time
  • Maintain logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations
  • Use of Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) during operation of vehicle; driver will be trained accordingly
  • Drive trucks to weigh stations before and after loading and along routes to document weights and to comply with state regulations
  • Inventory and inspect goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions.
  • Work safely to prevent on the job injuries by following safety rules and regulations at all times including proper wearing of company PPE
  • Performs daily Pre-Trip, Inter-Trip, and Post Trip Inspections.
  • Perform additional duties as needed.

What You'll Need

  • Minimum 1 year verifiable tractor/trailer experience required (3 years flatbed hauling over-the-road experience preferred)
  • Valid Class A Commercial Driver License required
  • Ability to pass a company road test
  • No DUI or DWI (within the last 5 years)
  • No felony involving the use of a Commercial Motor Vehicle in previous 3 years
  • No violation for careless, negligent or reckless operation of a Commercial Motor Vehicle in previous 3 years
  • No more than 1 moving violation in the previous 3 years
  • No on-road preventable accidents during the past (3) years as shown on the Motor Vehicle Road (MVR); accidents are reviewed by CMC Logistics
  • No violation for speeding excessively, 15 mph or more above the posted speed limit in previous 3 years
  • Pass required D.O.T. and CMC Logistics drug testing programs and physicals as required by D.O.T.
  • Driver must be knowledgeable in D.O.T. Regulations/Requirements
  • Frequent physical activity such as walking, climbing stairs/ladders, works with chains, drops and hooks trailers, performs inspections and reaches to work with equipment throughout the entire shift
  • Must be able to lift up to 65 lbs
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to work outside under all weather conditions to include working in the heat and cold weather
  • Must be willing to learn and tackle new challenges
  • Must have effective listening and verbal skills to identify important information and to engage with internal and external customers
  • Must speak and understand English language in verbal communication
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours

Your Education

  • High School Diploma, GED, or equivalent experience preferred

We are Commercial Metals Company, a Fortune 500 company with a family feel that’s already part of your life. Our steel products have been supporting structures in more than 20 countries for over 100 years. And the secret to our success? We’ve built our legacy by assembling a team of innovators and doers to tackle some of the most challenging problems facing our world over last 100 years — but we’re just getting started.

 

If you’re ready to reimagine ways to make the steel industry more sustainable, reinforce the bridges and roadways that connect our communities, and raise the bar for what it means to do meaningful work day in and day out. In short, you’re ready to be part of CMC. Join us and start moving your career — and our world — forward. 

 

CMC is committed to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability, national origin, citizenship, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, or other status protected by federal, state or local law.

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Nearest Major Market: Rockford

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