Dairy Farmers of America, inc.
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Bulk Tank CDL Driver - Henderson
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Job TitleBulk Tank CDL Driver - Henderson
General Purpose: Utilizing DFA tractor and trailer, transports raw milk from farm to processing plant or trucking terminal Duties and Responsibilities: *Operates a commercial motor vehicle in compliance with DOT and DFA rules, regulations and policies adhering to all safety practices *Following dispatch schedule and directions from dispatch and location supervisory personnel, travels to location to transport raw milk *Transfers raw milk from farm containers to trailer *Takes quality and control samples at farm *Measures milk loaded into trailer *Follows designated routes and schedules unless otherwise directed by supervisory personnel *Takes measures to minimize truck idle times and conserve fuel consumption *Maintains positive communications with producers, listens for issues or potential problems, reports producers' comments to transportation and member services management *Represents DFA positively and professionally at all times during interactions with producers, customers, or regulatory personnel Licensing and Certification: *Class A CDL with tanker endorsement. Physical Demands and Work Environment: *Normal demands associated with commercial truck driving *Some strenuous work involving lifting, connecting, disconnecting hoses *Ladder climbing to access top of tank trailers and farm tanks *Normal exertion associated with hooking and unhooking trucks and trailers.
Class A CDL Driver tanker truck local
- High School Diploma or GED preferred. - Must have a current CDL (Class A) in state of residence. Must have, or be able to obtain, a tanker endorsement. - Must have at least 1 year of tractor/trailer experience to be considered. 2 years of tractor/trailer experience within the last 5 years is preferred. - Must be at least 23 years of age. - Must meet all DOT requirements. - Must be able to work a schedule of 4 days on and 2 days off, with rotating days off. MVR: - DFA will not consider applicants that have more than 1 chargeable or preventable motor vehicle accident within the year preceding the date of application. - DFA will not consider applicants that have more than 1 conviction for violations of motor vehicle laws (other than violations involving parking only) within the year preceding the date of application. DUI: - DFA will not consider applicants who have incurred a DUI or drug and/or alcohol related convictions during the 7 year period preceding the date of application. Pay: Based on experience