Georgia Employer DRIVER, TRANSPORT in Norcross, Georgia

Job Summary : Responsible for safely driving a tractor trailer combination vehicle in and around the city, state, job sites and Company property; and for the safe and efficient loading and unloading of product. Duties and Responsibilities : * Safely drive truck to and from destination applying knowledge of DOT driving regulations and area roads * Check loads to ensure product is being hauled in an appropriate and safe manner. * Verify directions with plant personnel before leaving the plant to ensure delivery to the correct customer and job site * Strive to meet customer expectations without exception and achieve highly positive customer satisfaction survey results consistent with strategic objectives * Develop extensive working relationships with customers, both external and internal, in order to maximize opportunities for CEMEX and to ensure customer needs are addressed * Keep equipment in acceptable condition of cleanliness using approved cleaning materials and supplies * Maintain personal appearance in neat and clean manner, including shirts tucked in at all times * Maintain contact with supervisor/dispatch to receive and transmit delivery instructions * Assist other company employees as needed * Complete pre- and post-trip inspections on truck equipment and supplies, such as tires, lights brakes, gas, oil and water * 15 minute Start-Up * 25 minutes Shut-Down * May perform roadside repairs, such as installing light bulbs, etc. * Maintain good working knowledge of the traffic routes of the city * Must be able to take orders, instructions, and guidance from supervisors and management * Cooperate and promote a team concept between himself and all other company employees, as well as all CEMEX's customers * Adhere to all CEMEX, DOT, FMCSA, OSHA and MSHA rules and regulations at all times * Meet or exceed company safety standards * Perform other job responsibilities as assigned Qualifications : * Must possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL Class A) * Be at least 21 years of age * Be able to read, write, and speak English * Acceptable CSA score * no more than 3 moving violations in the previous 7 years * High school preferred * Bilingual a plus * Add and subtract two digit numbers * Perform the four basic arithmetic operations Working Conditions : * Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors. * Must wear protective equipment while at the location Physical Requirements : * Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree * Exerting 50 - 100 pounds of force occasionally * Exerting 25 - 50 pounds of force frequently * Exerting 10 - 20 pounds of force continually * While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment * Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls * Must pass DOT physical to include hearing test and drug/alcohol screen