Brown Brothers Asphalt & Concrete

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Lowboy Driver

at Brown Brothers Asphalt & Concrete

Posted: 11/22/2017
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 1758462
Categories: Drivers
Keywords: commercial

Job Description


Req Number
DEM-17-00018 

Open Date
10/25/2017 

Division
Rapid Material Transport 

Position Requirements
 

Description

Since 1996, Brown Brothers Asphalt and Concrete (BBAC) has become Colorado's most trusted asphalt and concrete construction, maintenance, and repair company. Brown Brothers sets the standard for how companies in our industry should do business. With more than 250 employees and over 1,000 jobs completed each year, we deliver the highest quality paved surfaces and service on every job. We seek individuals who are skilled, dependable, honest, and who believe safety is a priority. Whether in the office or on the job site, you'll find a team of hard-working, dedicated people working together to provide the best possible solutions and experience for our customers and employees alike. BBAC is the perfect company for self-starting individuals with the right skills and attitude to build their careers.

Lowboy Drivers will be responsible to load and unload equipment in a safe reliable manner from one site to the next. Must have knowledge of DOT rules and regulations, 2 years driving history, clean MVR, and have a CDL Class A. Maintain accurate logs, records, and daily company paperwork. Will also be responsible to ensure that tractor trailer are in good working condition, and must notify shop of any issues to get corrected immediately.

Duties, Skills, and Responsibilities:

  • All employees are required to work safely and report any injury immediately
  • Drives truck to transport material and equipment to and from specified destinations
  • Positions blocks, tie roper and other devices to secure load during transit
  • Load and unload equipment on trailers
  • Verifies load against shipping papers
  • Prepares receipts for materials picked up to assure proper logs/paperwork comply with DOT regulations
  • Maintains logs and records according to DOT regulations as required
  • Maintains and checks truck's equipment and supplies to assure roadworthiness
  • Notifies supervisor/ shop of currently needed or anticipated repairs
  • Perform minor emergency roadside repairs
  • Any other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Must have two plus years of driving experience
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees, supervisors, managers and customers
  • Ability to produce quality work
  • Ability to work evenings, weekends, or irregular hours that will be required based on schedule
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must be able to provide legal right to work in the U.S. as BBAC participates in E-Verify
  • Must be able to pass a drug test
  • Possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL) preferred but not required
  • Bilingual is a plus

Physical Abilities:

  • Ability to lift 50 (+ -) pounds or be able to ask for assistance
  • Ability to twist, turn and bend continuously
  • Ability to push, pull and carry objects
  • Ability to shovel using hands, arms and legs to complete task
  • Ability to carry small to large objects
  • Ability to perform small detailed tasks

Work environment:

  • Exposed to moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles such as dust, dirt, fumes, etc
  • Ability to work in an external environment and under many weather conditions such as frigid cold, and exposure to vibration and/or loud noise
  • Will be exposed to working in and around heavy equipment in motion, must be continuously alert to the equipment operators moving in and around job site, both by BBAC and other trades that may be present
  • Employer will provide appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as needed, but will be the responsibility of the employee to dress appropriately for the weather conditions

Salary and Benefits:

  • Hourly wage based on experience
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • Company Paid Life
  • Voluntary Life
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Company Contribution to HSA Account
  • Dependent Spending Account
  • Short Term Disability
  • Company Paid Long Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurances through AFLAC
    • Critical illness
    • Accident
    • Hospital
 

Full-Time/Part-Time
Full-Time 

Location
RMT 

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Non-Exempt 

Created By
Florencio Palomo 

Number of Openings


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Close Date
 

Shift
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Post Internal Days


EOE Statement
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 

Application Instructions

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