Class A Driver

  • 22901 Winchester Dr, Channahon, IL 60410, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Its more than a job. Its a passion.

Doka is one of the world’s leading companies for developing, manufacturing and distributing formwork solutions for use in all fields of the construction sector.  The Doka Group is a company of the Umdasch Group and employs more than 6,000 people in over 70 countries.

Job Description

Summary Of Position

The Driver reports to the Logistics Coordinator and assists the Branch Operations Manager.  He/she is responsible for their specifically assigned, hands on tasks ensuring accuracy and efficiency of the work performed and ensuring that safety and quality standards are upheld and maintained. 

Driver Responsibilities

  • Able to work flexible hours.

  • Must possess a valid CDL license at all times.

  • Conducts and documents daily truck inspections.

  • Obeys all motor vehicle laws, especially for commercial driving.

  • Ensures loads are properly secured on vehicle when leaving the yard and returning from job-sites.

  • Driver is required to carry an updated card stating that he/she has had an annual physical that meets the DOT requirements.

  • Understands how, is capable and maintains DOT required logs.

  • Takes responsibility in the proper use, maintenance and safety of all vehicles and equipment.

  • Complies with Federal, State and Doka loading, unloading, safety, driving and traffic regulations.

  • Ensures equipment is and will be functioning properly and is placed and returned to its proper location in the yard.

  • Regularly required to reach with hands and arms: climb or balance and stoop: kneel and/or crouch.

 

Other Responsibilities/Peripheral Functions

  • Properly follows maintenance procedures.

  • Properly wears all required personal protective equipment

  • Immediately reports all incidents, accidents, unsafe work conditions, problems or concerns to the immediate supervisor.

  • Willingly participates in all mandatory training classes.

  • Consistently maintains a clean, well-maintained and organized work area.

  • Consistently complies with all safety requirements

  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule and work overtime hours as required.

  • Other duties/projects as assigned; including participating in company committees/teams.

  • Complies with all company policies, business and safety practices.

 

Qualifications

Qualifications/Technical Proficiency

  • High school graduate.

  • Must possess valid Class A CDL and state motor vehicle licenses at all times.

  • Minimum 5 years experience with a safe driving record in commercial driving with a Class A CDL license.

  • Able to read maps and possess a keen sense of direction.

  • Excellent communication skills including an excellent command of English (speaking, reading, writing). Bilingual Spanish a plus.        

  • Complies with Doka Standards regarding bundling and stacking requirements, including quality, safety, accuracy, productivity, etc.

  • Team player.

  • Able to work independently in a results-driven, fast-paced environment.

Problem Solving

This position requires the ability to support the operations functions at times complete projects on short notice with minimal information.

Communication

Extensive daily interaction with yard staff, truck drivers, colleagues, management and customers.  Communicates effectively with all levels of management both internally and externally.

Mental Effort

This position requires the ability to think strategically and analytically.  Able to understand the impact of his/her accountabilities as they relate to the entire yard.  Position requires the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and the ability to be organized and manage time to meet deadlines.

Working Conditions

Working conditions will significantly vary (extreme outdoor temperatures/inclement weather conditions), high noise level in certain areas. These positions are physically demanding on a routine basis.

 

Additional Information

Doka offers terrific career opportunities, competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits including medical, dental, vision, Flexible Spending Account, company paid life insurance, supplemental voluntary term life insurance, 401k retirement plan (Roth and Non-Roth), AFLAC policies, paid time off (sick/personal, vacation, floating holiday and company paid holidays) and an exciting opportunity to join Doka as a Class A Driver supporting Doka's exciting Midwest Branch in Channanhon, Illinois.

Does working with some of the most impressive construction projects interest you? If joining an industry leader excites you, please submit your resume and apply now.

Visit us on-line at www.dokausa.com for additional information on Doka USA, Ltd.

Candidates must be authorized to work for any employer in the US.

Doka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

A company of the Umdasch Group

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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