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Sims Metals Class A CDL Truck Driver (Class A Commercial Driver's License Truck Driver) in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: Summary of Position: Performs pre and post trip inspecting (simple maintenance). Drive vehicle in safe manner, observing applicable traffic and vehicular rule and regulations. Completes daily assigned stops. Completes daily trip sheets and other required paperwork. Understand and conforms to DOT rules and regulations. Maintains superior level of customer service. Follows all company safety rules. Practices yard safety rules and regulations. Discerns sizes of containers and boxes and adjusts loads properly. Practices accident and damage reporting. Performs proper scale procedures and customers' paperwork. Keeps vehicle clean and professional in appearance. Discerns product and material identification and grading. Understanding driver incentive program, safety program, and supervisors' expectations. Coordinates materials movement with cranes to proper locations. Drives trucks to service yard boxes. Maintains effective communication with supervisor. Performs other duties as assigned. Requirements Must have at least 3 or more years of experience in driving heavy trucks. Possess class A CDL with good driving record. Have good communication skills and mechanical aptitude. Must know city and suburban geography. Must be able to speak, read, and write English effectively for safety purposes. Job Conditions:This position works in the truck, shop, and out-of-doors environments and is exposed to hazards inherent in scrap operations. Safety shoes, safety glasses, hearing protection, and hard hats must be worn when appropriate to eliminate the risks associated with these hazards.