Driver Trainee Job in Southeastern Freight Lines, Inc

Southeastern Freight Lines, Inc, Madison, AL 35758, Openings : 1, Experience : Not Specified
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Job Description :
Job Title:
Driver Trainee

As a Driver Trainee, you will participate in the Driver Training Program while performing the duties of a Freight Handler on a regular basis. To complete the program, you must complete 8 hours behind the wheel of a Company truck and 25 hours of yard training, while being observed/trained. Yard training includes training on pre-trip inspections, proper use of Control, hooking/unhooking, and backing. Current Company Freight Handler associates are selected for the training program based on exceptional job performance and a desire to become a Driver.

Load and unload trailer, either individually or with assistance of dock workers, with or without mechanical freight handling equipment. Perform frequent lifting, pulling, and carrying of freight. Inspect truck for defects and safe operating condition before, during, and after trips and Submit a written Vehicle Condition Report (VCR) on the condition of the truck/trailer at the end of each trip or tour of duty. When hazardous materials are present, check for proper preparation of shipping papers, check for agreement between information on shipping papers and markings and labeling on freight, ascertain that vehicle is properly placarded. Drive truck to assigned destinations. Ensure that all shipping documentation (e.g., manifest, security seal sheet, bills of lading, shipping orders, freight bills, etc.) required to move with shipments is available for inspection, and that appropriate paperwork accompany shipment when delivered. Maintain records required for compliance with state and federal regulations including drivers’ Log, records of roadside inspections, mileage records, and other records required by law.

For this role, you will need to have a High School Diploma or GED, ability to obtain a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with HAZMAT, Tanker, and Twin Trailer endorsements upon completion of the training program.
Last Date For Apply: 23/Apr/2023 00:00:00 Job Type : Full Time, Employment Type : PermanentApply Here