Over the Road Truck Driver

West Liberty Foods

Mount Pleasant, IA Drivers & Transportation / Manufacturing & Industrial $19.00 to $20.00 hourly

Job Reference #: 5790

Truck Driver position is responsible for operating a semi-tractor trailer to move product, equipment, or materials in from Iowa to Illinois locations.  Home daily.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Operate semi-tractor trailer to move product, equipment, or materials in Iowa and Illinois locations.
  • Checking vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order.
  • Maneuvering trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned.
  • Collecting delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes.
  • Maintaining logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations.
  • Reporting vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Will be traveling in Iowa and Illinois locations.
  • Other duties as assigned..
Requirements:
  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Must be CDL Class A certified and maintain certification.
  • Must be certified for Iowa to Illinois driving.
  • Minimum of 3 years of tractor-trailer experience is preferred.
  • Must be able to work independently without constant supervision.
  • Must be able to work in extreme outside weather conditions.
  • Must have and maintain good driving record.
  • Must be able to problem solve.
  • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Must be able to work extended hours and weekends if needed
 
West Liberty Foods/Liberty Cold is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 
 
To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online on our careersite at https://careers.wlfoods.com/.

Application Instructions:

If you have questions, please call 319-627-6188 and ask for Mindy Heick, Corporate Recruiting Manager.

Thank you.

Job ID: 65840

Posted 15 days ago

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