Drives all trucks, including those with capacity of more than 3 tons, to transport materials to and from specified destinations, by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
- Drives truck to destination.
- Does daily visual inspections & weekly written inspections
- Maintains truck log, according to state and federal regulations.
- Maintains telephone or radio contact with supervisor to receive delivery instructions.
- Loads and unloads truck.
- Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water & makes repairs as needed.
- Performs emergency roadside repairs such as changing tires, installing light bulbs and tire chains.
- Positions blocks and ties rope around items to secure cargo during transit.
- Makes sure all necessary documents are current in truck i.e. registration, inspection & insurance cards
- Assist crews as needed while on job site
- Hand digging and related jobs that require physical labor
- Manual labor – is able to handle hot and cold temperatures
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.