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Class A Driver in Buda, TX at Irby

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Buda, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 4 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    10/19/2018

Job Description

Long Haul Driver

Irby is one of the largest electrical distribution companies in the United States, with nearly $1 Billion in annual sales and over 900 employees across more than 60 branches in 25 states.  Since 2005, Irby has been a part of the Sonepar family.   Sonepar USA is a market leader in the B-to-B distribution of electrical, industrial & safety products and related solutions.  Sonepar USA is made up of 15 of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors, with coverage in all 50 states. 

Job Summary:
This position will drive gasoline or diesel powered tractor trailer combination to transport and deliver products or materials in liquid, loose, or packaged form.


 Responsibilities:

  • Makes deliveries of merchandise to customers, other Irby branch locations and/or to final destination
  •  Assists with the scheduling, loading and unloading of deliveries
  • Inspects truck for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck condition. Be responsible for general care and maintenance of the vehicle assigned to driver
  • Maintains a good driving record and be properly licensed as a commercial driver
  • Checks items assembled to make certain the proper items are being delivered as per the sales ticket
  • Knowledge of electrical goods is important and the truck driver is expected to acquire this knowledge for positive identification of delivered items
  • Observes all safety rules and regulations, particularly the hazards encountered with driving a truck
  • Understands and abides by the Federal Highway Administration Rules and Regulations for Interstate drivers where applicable. Maintains driver log according to D.O.T. regulations
  • Keeps accurate records and submits expense reports for reimbursement of expenditures as required
  • Have a good working knowledge of the delivery area served
  • Ability to assist Warehouse personnel with the following, but not limited to: warehouse housekeeping duties, withdrawal of merchandise to fill orders,  packaging and labeling of orders, storing and shelving of merchandise, relocation and/or rearrangement of stock as required
  • Practices proper safety measures to protect company property and personnel
  • Monitors maintenance schedules for delivery trucks
  • CDL License is required for this position
  • Projects a positive company image when delivering directly to our customers

Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of related experience
  • Commercial Driver’s License required Class A preferred but would consider Class B
  • Knowledge of shipping and receiving practices
  • Basic computer system skills required
  • Ability to communicate effectively
  • Ability to lift up to 30 pounds

Benefits:

  • We offer a competitive salary; outstanding benefits package and the professional advantages of an environment that supports your development and recognized your achievements.


EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran

Business Unit: Irby