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Truck Driver Portland Partners AB Washington

Location: 

Portland, OR, US, 97220-1060

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. The J.R. Simplot Company is a true farm-to-table company with operations that touch every aspect of agriculture, including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development, and distribution.

Summary

The purpose of this position is to operate company supplied commercial motor vehicles (tractors/trailer/straight trucks) to transport and deliver palletized fertilizer, chemicals, seed, limited HAZMAT classified products and other materials to customer locations.

Key Responsibilities

   

Operates Class A/B tractor/trailer combinations/straight trucks, warehouse, and trailer mounted forklifts to transport hazardous materials to customer locations.

Loads and unloads truck according to company supplied BOLs, secures loads on trailer for safe transport.

Maintains DOT and DMV standards regarding transport and placarding of hazardous materials and non-hazardous.

Responsible for general maintenance on trucks which may include but is not limited to, replenishing fuel, checking, and replenishing oil levels, washing trucks, and taking trucks to the shop for scheduled service maintenance. 

Maintaining accurate and up-to-date driver's logs and inspection sheets.

Operates forklift for general loading and unloading of products using required safety procedures and safety equipment 100% of the time.

Miscellaneous duties such as assisting with special projects, attending training sessions, providing back-up when needed, etc.

Typical Education

High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Relevant Experience

1+ years related experience and/or training

Required Certifications

Class A CDL

Hazmat preferred 

Other Information

Job Requisition ID: 7112

Travel Required: None

Location(s): STH Retail - Portland 

Country: United States

**The J.R. Simplot Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status.**

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