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2nd Shift CDL Driver

Decatur, AL 35601

Employment Type: Permanent Industry: Transportation Driving Job Number: JL8066966528

Job Description

Class A CDL Truck Driver
Automation Personnel Services is looking for a hard-working Class A CDL Truck Driver for a company based in Decatur, AL. In this role, you will primarily be responsible for operating a heavy capacity commercial truck to transport freight between customer locations as well as to their suppliers and customers. 

Pay Rate 
$22.00 per hour or more depending on experience. 

Schedule and Hours 
Monday Through Friday 4:00 PM to 12:00 AM 

Class A CDL Truck Driver Duties and Responsibilities 
• Operate a truck with capacities greater than 3-tons including tractor-trailer combinations, to transport and deliver steel products. 
• Perform required daily vehicle inspections and monthly checklists to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order. 
• Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles. 
• Maneuvers trucks into loading and unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that the vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned. 
• Secures cargo for transport using ropes, blocks, chains, binders, or covers. 
• Inspect material placed on truck for defects before and after trips. 
• Inspects securement devices (chains, straps, tie-downs) for defects.  
• Maintains inspection paperwork and documentation relating to accidents or material defects.  
• Follows a pre-determined schedule of pickup and delivery.
Class A CDL Truck Driver Qualifications and Requirements 
• Ability to operate a tractor trailer for up to ten consecutive hours. 
• Ability to operate a clutch pedal. 
• Knowledge and ability to comply with all D.O.T. and FMCSR requirements as well as applicable state laws. 
• Knowledge and ability to comply with safety rules and requirements. 
• Ability to routinely twist, bend, stoop, and squat. 
• Ability to sit for prolonged periods of time. 
• Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  
• Must have a current Class A CDL license with a satisfactory motor vehicle record. A minimum of two years steel hauling experience is preferred but may be substituted with equivalent experience and training when competency in the position is demonstrated. 

This is a safety sensitive position. This work is performed in a manufacturing setting with moderate to high levels of noise due to the machinery and equipment processes. The temperature of the facility will vary based on the outside weather conditions. This position requires the use of personal protective equipment for safety compliance and may include overtime as deemed necessary by management. 

Job Type 
Direct Hire

Interested in this job?
Click Apply Now, email your resume to apsdecatur@apstemps.com, or call us at 256.584.0325 to learn more. You can also apply in person at our office located at:

Automation Personnel Services Decatur Branch
1425 6th Avenue SE
Decatur, AL 35601

About Automation Personnel Services
Automation Personnel Services is an award-winning staffing agency with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing and light-industrial staffing. Automation Personnel Services is the winner of the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Talent Award in 2019-2022, and the ClearlyRated® Best of Staffing Client Award for seven straight years, 2016-2022. Automation Personnel Services is also the recipient of the Safety Standard of Excellence Award by the American Staffing Association.
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