Night Fuel Transport Driver CDL A

Location: Muskegon, MI
Date Posted: 02-11-2018
 Job Summary: An incumbent of this position is responsible for the operation of a tractor-trailer rig requiring high level driving skills and use of independent judgment. The driver loads, transports, and delivers products such as various grades of gasoline, diesel fuel, and kerosene to assigned/designated establishments that resell these products to the general public. Products are loaded at terminals onto a compartmentalized tanker from which they are distributed. Delivery routes are regional and intrastate but require traveling long distances from a designated reporting location to loading terminals, then to delivery locations followed by return trip(s) to a loading terminal with the possibility of making additional deliveries prior to return to the reporting location; this represents  a scheduled daily routine directed via centralized dispatching from Bear Lake headquarters.  Transport Drivers are subject to Hours of Service and logging requirements pursuant to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and are responsible for maintaining a daily record of hours, miles driven, and locations;  An incumbent is subject to regulations governing the operation and maintenance of Underground Storage Tanks and is identified as having Class C responsibility for compliance with U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) regulations.   They clean, service, and maintain tractor and trailer components; the driver performs minor maintenance and makes minor equipment adjustments as necessary. Performs daily pre- and post-trip inspections of tractor and trailer and maintains required DOT reports. A valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with endorsements is required. Must have ability to read, write, and follow directions. Operates under specific detailed instructions referring changes in schedules or problems to supervision but must have the capability to make independent judgments. Has the ability to verbally communicate and understand details and directions and adhere to all Safety/DOT Regulations. 
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following; other duties may be assigned. Maintain a valid Class A Commercial Drivers License (CDL) with required endorsements to operate a commercial motor vehicle having a gross combination rating of 26,001 pounds or more. Required endorsements include air brake, tanker, and hazardous materials. Maintenance of a valid CDL depends upon meeting physical qualifications and medical certification as covered by parts 391.41 and 391.43 of the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations (FMCSR). 
Must submit to:  1) Annual physical examination 2) Random drug and alcohol testing, and 3) Annual record of violations. Perform daily pre- and post-trip inspections and maintenance of tractor and trailer. May make daily contacts with dealers and Convenience Store locations to determine Petroleum product inventory levels. Travel to terminal location to load products; one or more daily trips to terminal may be required depending on geography involved and delivery needs. Report hazmat related spills, equipment problems, etc. to supervisor immediately upon occurrence and the Hazmat Emergency Response Number as required. Follows guidelines provided in the Emergency Response Guidebook in the event of a hazardous materials incident. Report hazardous conditions or maintenance problems encountered loading or at delivery sites to supervisor.
As a function of their respective job responsibilities, all driver personnel have frequent contacts with the existing customer base and/or potential residential, commercial, and industrial clients. Drivers play a key role in identifying and encouraging new sales opportunities either directly or by reporting them. It is expected that they generate sales leads for existing customers and/or identify and report potential clients to their immediate supervisor or manager for follow-up action.

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