Truck DriverDepartment: Trucking
Supervisor: Trucking Supervisor
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.
- 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.
- 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.
Prefer High School Diploma or GED.
Requires some previous work-related skill, knowledge or experience.
- Must be 21 years of age with a valid and current Commercial Driver’s License.
- DOT physical required.