Blount International, Inc. OTR Truck Driver in Oregon, Illinois
OTR Truck Driver
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Date: Mar 25, 2021
Location: Oregon, IL, US
Company: Blount International
Work Location: Oregon, IL
Functional Area: Supply Chain / Logistics
Number of Openings: 9
Current Openings: 2.00
Blount International, Inc. has an exceptional opportunity.
We are committed to excellence in our people, products, performance, and profits. We believe our team members are the foundation of our Company's success, and we are committed to continuous improvement and learning, exceptional quality, connecting with our customer, and good relationships with our team members.
OTR TRUCK DRIVER
Operates a combination tractor trailer vehicle that transports cargo to and from specific destinations maintaining and following all Federal DOT and Company regulations for the Woods Equipment Brand as part of Blount’s Farm Ranch and Ag division.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Operates a tractor trailer combination vehicle that transports cargo in all 48 states and Canada
Follows all Federal DOT and Company regulations.
Prepares, receives and provides appropriate documentation for the delivery or pick up of goods to ensure timely service.
Load, secures, and unloads cargo using internal crane system
Maintains radio or telephone contact with dispatcher to receive delivery or pick up instructions or to receive notice of changes in scheduled delivery or pick up.
Maintains hours of service logs and cargo according to Federal DOT and state regulations.
High School diploma or GED required.
Must possess a valid CDL.
QUALIFICATIONS & SKILLS REQUIRED:
Must have at least 200,000 miles and 2+ years’ experience.
Must have a satisfactory CSA score driving record and be able to pass DOT physical and drug screens.
Able to complete responsibilities in a timely, professional and quality manner
Solve problems analytically; search out relevant information and gauge its importance when making decisions
Effective written and oral communication skills; able to express oneself clearly and in technical and non-technical terms
Set a good example of personal integrity
Manual Dexterity required for securing loads and slinging equipment.
Occasionally lifts heavy objects. Some pushing and pulling to position fixtures and parts.Needs to be able to lift 75 lbs.Must be able to climb into back of trailer.
Working Conditions inside the truck (70%) as well as outside (30%).
Travel time is 100%.
ABOUT BLOUNT INTERNATIONAL, INC:
Blount is a global manufacturer and marketer of replacement parts, equipment, and accessories for consumers and professionals operating primarily in two market segments: Forestry, Lawn, and Garden (“FLAG”); and Farm, Ranch, and Agriculture (“FRAG”). Blount also sells products in the construction markets and is the market leader in saw chain and guide bars for chain saws. We also supply original equipment manufacturers (OEM) with cutting attachments.
Blount offers products under the brand names of OREGON®, Carlton®, Woods®, KOX, SpeeCo®, ICS®, Pentruder, and Merit. For more information, visit www.blount.com .
Blount will only employ those who are legally authorized to work. Any offer of employment is contingent on the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. It is the policy of Blount International to provide equal employment to all qualified persons without discrimination based on sex, race, color, religion, age, marital status, national origin, citizenship, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under law.
During the application process we will not ask for or collect any confidential, proprietary or sensitive personally identifiable information (e.g. date of birth; drivers license number; or credit card, bank account or other financial information) (collectively, “Sensitive Information”). If you submit any Sensitive Information, you do so at your own risk and we will not be liable to you or responsible for consequences of your submission. This notice should not be construed as an offer of employment or creating any terms of employment.