CDL Freight Driver
Description

Pickup and delivery of packages of various sizes, weights and/or palletized products from customers in many different locations, to be completed in a timely and courteous manner. Ensures all equipment used is in working order and inspected daily. Uses care in moving packages and always works with safety in mind.

Responsibilities
  • Possess and maintain valid Class A or B driver's license with safe driving record
    • Class A will complete a mix of Class A & B work
  • Operate motor vehicle in safe and legal manner. Be able to quickly locate specific addresses
  • Be able to communicate and complete assigned tasks via a smartphone application (training provided)
  • Must have sufficient literacy skills to read maps efficiently and complete required paperwork
  • Maintain communication and cooperative, professional relationship with both customers and general public, as well  as fellow  Quicksilver employees
Qualifications

Education & Experience:

  • No formal requirements; must be literate and communicate in English
  • 1 Year delivery experience required with your CDL License and Medical Card
  • Map reading skills not required, but helpful
  • 7 year proven safe driving record. No more than 1 minor moving violation within the last 5 years or DUI/Careless Driving within 5 years

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift 70 lbs. regularly as required
  • Hand load/unload material as required
  • Walking and climbing stairs
  • With the assistance of a manual pallet jack; push, pull, move pallets of material weighing up to 3,000 lbs
  • Be able to sit in vehicle for extended periods of time and move in and out of vehicle as needed
  • Pass Department of Transportation physical, a drug and alcohol test. (when required)
  • Pass a Work Simulation screening. (when required)

Accountabilities:

  • Deliver packages safely and in a timely manner
  • Know, understand and follow all company policies
  • Be available to work on-demand and some after-hours, clearing any changes with supervisory personnel
  • Uniform shirt, and ID badge must be worn at all time while on the job
  • Follow current DOT regulations, Complete DOT/Quicksilver paperwork, Follow DOT break/lunch requirements
  • No cell phone/computer usage during operation of your truck. Hands free device required

Supervision:

  • First line supervision from dispatchers/customer service and other personnel/operations managers

Working Conditions:

  • Most working time spent in vehicle or loading/unloading packages/pallets
  • Required to drive safely in all kinds of conditions (adverse weather conditions, traffic, etc.)
  • No smoking is allowed on the job. Smoking is not allowed in vehicles

Equipment Used:

  • Smartphone dispatch and communication application (Smart Phone Required)
  • Lift Gate (If supplied)
  • 2 or 4 wheeled cart
  • Pallet Jack (Manual & Electric)
  • Straps
  • Forklift (if certified)
  • Other equipment as directed
Employment Type
Full-time
Base Salary
$30,000-$60,000 Per year
Industry
Transportation
Job Location
1400 Quail St. Lakewood, CO, Lakewood, CO, 80215, United States
Date posted
August 2, 2021
Valid through
September 30, 2021
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Position: CDL Freight Driver

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