Truck Driver

  • Greater Salt Lake area, Salt Lake, Utah, us
  • Full-time
  • Department: Logistics

Company Description

Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc., is a company of diverse businesses unified by shared values and vision. We serve the agriculture, mining, industrial and water reclamation markets with a broad range of products and technologies, worldwide. Serving these customers well is a passion and a commitment-one which the people of TKI find rewarding, empowering and meaningful.

If you want the work you do to make a positive impact on the world in which we live, working alongside innovative, quality-focused people of vision, then TKI is the right place for you.

Job Description

Join our Transportation team as a Truck Driver, and you will be part of a team that is committed to safety every day. 

At Tessenderlo Kerley Inc. (TKI), our transportation team is a vital artery of our success. Our safety focused team thrives in offering innovative solutions, and high quality reliable transportation services in a demanding growing business culture.  

Currently we are looking to hire a CDL Driver out of Salt Lake City.  If you are an experienced bulk tanker transit driver, hazmat certified and have a clean driving record, we want to speak with you! 

Please read further for more details. 

Role Description:

Responsible for safe delivering of assigned loads. While providing customer service, maintaining a professional image, and sales representation as part of the company team.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Operate various types of delivery trucks and trailers setting safety first.
  • Operate other kinds of equipment as required.
  • Provide a customer focused experience to our customers when delivering.
  • Be alert to customer needs and problems and try to resolve them. 
  • Practice good communication by advising supervisors of all customer service activities.
  • Maintain high standards of courtesy and respect for all customers and fellow employees and develop professional relationships with customers.
  • Maintain high company image standards for self and vehicle. 
  • Keep personal appearance neat and well groomed. Uniforms must be clean. 
  • Trucks must be kept clean and neat both inside and outside.
  • Arrange for routine truck maintenance and repair with supervisor in accordance with service intervals specified in the operations manual. 
  • Perform minor maintenance functions as required.
  • Prepare cargo documents, and other paperwork completely, accurately, and legibly to assure product quality.
  • Have proper PPE and equipment readily available for shipment.


Key Knowledge Skills and Behaviors:

  • Current CDL with hazardous material, tanker, double-triple endorsement is a must.
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations (CFR 49) is required.
  • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in bulk tanker transit.
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Strong communication skills are important for success.
  • Ability to pull heavy hoses.
  • Ability to climb ladders and lift 50 pounds.

Key Relations:

  • Transportation team members.
  • Provide service to our customers- Internal and external.

Key Metrics:

  • Safety and compliance with DOT and all other federal regulations necessary for this area.
  • On time deliveries.

Additional Information

Why join TKI:

  • Work/life balance
  • Fun and rewarding environment
  • Learning, development and team work
  • Community involvement/outreach
  • Challenging and meaningful work

Benefits & Rewards:

  • Medical-Dental-Vision-Prescription (low employee premiums!)
  • 401k Plan with dollar for dollar matching, up to the first 5% of employee contribution
  • 401k Company Retirement Contribution at year-end, equal up to 4% of annual base salary
  • Short-Term Incentive awards based on measured performance criteria
  • Life Insurance – 2x Annual Base Salary
  • Paid vacation & sick time & 10 paid holidays per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement- up to $5,000 per calendar year- Non Taxable
  • Childbearing & Parental Leave
  • Adoption Assistance-up to $7,500 in reimbursement assistance
  • Business Travel Life & Accident Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Telemedicine program - for you and your dependents
  • Long-Term Disability insurance
  • Company referral program
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