Class D Route Driver

Baton Rouge Cargo Service, Inc.


Job Description

Job Description

Qualifications:Class D (minimum) up to a Class A CDL licenseValid DOT Medical CardClear MVRMust be able to pass a background checkExperience:A minimum of two years driving experience is required.Specific duties of this position include, but are not limited to:
  • Safely operate the appropriate class of vehicle assigned to complete deliveries, pickups, etc.
  • Arrive on time for scheduled shifts. It is the drivers responsibility to know their start times.
  • Maintain valid copies of Drivers License and DOT Medical card and must have these docs to start every shift.
  • Deliver product to customers at agreed-upon times. Unloads product in a safe manner while paying attention to the quality of the product and the requirements of the customer.
  • Obtain proof of delivery/pickup from every single customer via paper or digital manifest including completion of all checklists/questionnaires.
  • Fuel truck, schedule maintenance and cleaning, and perform trip inspections.
  • Completes required DOT and company related paperwork.
  • Perform any/all other tasks as assigned by management.
  • Maintain a professional appearance.
  • Operate all equipment in accordance with DOT and company rules. Adheres to all local, state, and federal laws.
  • Communicate with dispatch personnel at regular intervals throughout the route every day, including an end of route check-in.
  • Communicate with the Manager about equipment issues/needs.
  • Communicate with the Manager about scheduling needs with at least 72 hours notice so the Manager can adjust future planning.
  • Upon return to the dock, the driver must label all freight coming off the route truck so the warehouse can process as needed.
  • May be required to operate lift truck or other equipment supplied by the customer.
  • Drivers must maintain their issued equipment. They will be liable for that equipment at the time of separation.
*** No Phone Calls - If you are selected for an interview, you will be contacted directly by the manager hiring for the position.***
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