• Truck Driver / Over the Road Driver

    Posted: 11/21/2021

    JOB SUMMARY: To operate commercial motor vehicle to transport freight in inters or intra state commerce between terminals and relay stations or from home terminal to distant point(s) and returns. DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: The Truck Driver is responsible for hauling McFarlane products to their destination on flat bed trailers and double drop trailers. Specifically: 1. Inspect vehicle and required parts and accessories to determine safe operating condition prior to departure. 2. Check shipping papers to determine nature of load and any special hazards, and check load itself and methods of securing it. 3. Operate vehicle in compliance with company rules and all applicable state and federal regulations, and in accordance with accepted principles of safe driving. 4. Deliver freight to consignees. 5. Pick up freight as required. 6. Load and unload freight as required. 7. Collect freight charges as instructed. 8. Chaining strapping and tarping loads as needed. 9. Perform other related work as required. 10. The brakes of highway trucks shall be set and wheel chocks placed under the rear wheels to prevent the trucks from rolling while they are boarded with powered industrial trucks. 11. Report all accidents, incidents of equipment damage involving driver or company equipment. 12. Maintain trip records as required. 13. Maintain for compliance with state and federal regulations including driver's logs, records of fuel purchases, mileage records, etc. 14. Proper use and care of all equipment assigned to him/her for the performance of his/her duties. 15. Reports promptly any delays that will affect pick up or delivery appointments. 16. Regular attendance is an essential function of this position. EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: 1. HS Diploma or equivalent. 2. Class A CDL 3. 1-year continuous current driving record 4. Verifiable Previous 3-years Driving Employment History 5. Clean MVR 6. DOT Qualifications. 7. Ability to read, write, comprehend, and verbally communicate simple instructions, short correspondence and memos in English. 8. Ability to perform all operations within acceptable quality and time standards. 9. Effective communication skills, both verbal and written. 10. Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment 11. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of changing situations. SAFETY REQUIREMENTS: 49 CFR 391.41 (if Applicable); Driver must be able to sit for extended periods of time in a truck tractor; Driver must be able to walk, bend, reach, push, pull, stoop, squat, and climb, as necessary, to perform vehicle inspections; Must wear safety glasses while in the factory; Demonstrates accountability for all safety procedures, leading by example. As a member of the McFarlane Mfg. Co. team, you will be eligible to receive a competitive benefits package, which includes paid health, dental, life and disability insurances, 401k and Paid Time Off. To be considered for this opportunity, please submit resume and salary history to: McFarlane Mfg. Co., Human Resources 780 Carolina Street, Sauk City, WI 53583 or HR@mcfarlanes.net or 608-643-3976 (fax)