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Murfin Drilling Jobs, Kansas & Beyond

Truck Driver

Department: Trucking

Supervisor: Trucking Supervisor

Status: Hourly/Non-exempt

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The truck driver drives the rig truck to the job site, completes general paperwork and performs light truck routine maintenance. Perform truck loading, unloading, and load securement responsibilities.

  • Essential Functions
    • Operate truck lawfully and safely on highways, byways and work job site.
    • Perform light maintenance of rig truck including checking all truck lights, brakes, winch lines, poles, blocks and chains.
    • Accurately and thoroughly complete required forms and paperwork.
    • Perform truck loading and unloading responsibilities.  Loading; hooking the winch line to the load line and suck load onto the trailer.  Unloading; unsecure load and shake the load off.
    • Perform cargo securement responsibilities.  Prepare load to be hauled to new site.
    • Assemble, disassemble, and repair rigging, supporting structures, hoists, and pulling gear, using tools if required.
    • Inspect rigging to ensure safety and reliability.
    • Attach loads to rigging to provide support or prepare them for moving.
    • Attach pulleys and blocks to fixed overhead structures such as beams, ceilings, and gin pole booms, using bolts and clamps.
    • Supply equipment to rig floors as requested, and provide assistance to roughnecks as needed.
  • Other Functions
    • Select equipment such as cables, pulleys, and winches, according to load weight, size, and limitations.
    • Other tasks as assigned.
  • Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
    • Ability to work a flexible schedule.
    • Ability to frequently lift and drag 40 pounds.
    • Ability to occasionally lift and drag 100 pounds.
    • Ability to occasionally lift from a tool box and carry a 35 pound hydraulic jack.
    • Ability to occasionally lift and utilize 3 lb. hammer.
    • Ability to consistently push and pull 10 to 15 pound gear shift levers and winch levers with very little effort.
    • Ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down.
    • Ability to sit in truck seat and twist back through window to reach levers.
    • Ability to engage in active listening and learning — Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
    • Knowledge of applicable motor vehicle regulations, safety regulations, policies, and procedures.
    • Ability to attend required training.
    • Utilize appropriate personal protective equipment as indicated by task.
  • Education

    Prefer High School Diploma or GED.

  • Work Experience

    Requires some previous work-related skill, knowledge or experience.

  • Other Requirements
    • Must be 21 years of age with a valid and current Commercial Driver’s License.
    • DOT physical required.