LaGrange Truck Driver

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Date: Sep 25, 2022

Location: LaGrange, GA, US, 30241

Company: Milliken and Company

Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science delivers tomorrow’s breakthroughs today. From industry-leading molecules to sustainable innovations, Milliken creates products that enhance people’s lives and deliver solutions for its customers and communities. Drawing on thousands of patents and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of integrity and excellence to positively impact the world for generations. Discover more about Milliken’s curious minds and inspired solutions at Milliken.com and on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and Twitter.

POSITION OVERVIEW

THIS POSITION IS A NIGHT AND WEEKEND POSITION (BETWEEN 10-12 HOURS A NIGHT), STRAIGHT TIME NO OVERTIME AND OFF DAYS ARE MONDAY AND TUESDAY. WORKDAYS WOULD BE WEDNESDAY, THURSDAY, FRIDAY, SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. 

Operate commercial motor vehicles safely and efficiently to transport freight between company locations or designated points in-between.  Operate a tractor-trailer combination in urban, suburban, and rural areas and in all types of weather conditions.  Perform all safety inspections.  Safely maneuver vehicle at varying speeds in difficult situations, such as heavy traffic, inclement weather, or in tight loading dock areas.  Perform all duties in accordance with company policies and procedures, and comply with all Federal, State, and Local laws, rules, and regulations for the safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Regular and predictable attendance
  • Fully understand how to operate and safely drive your assigned vehicle
  • Pick-up and safely transport goods to the intended destination
  • Ensure contents are properly secured in a truck to prevent damage/injury
  • Obtain signatures to confirm and complete deliveries
  • Assist in mapping driving routes
  • Stay on a predetermined route and ensure timely transport and delivery
  • Communicate with dispatch as needed
  • Perform inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip
  • Follow delivery schedule and rest at appropriate times
  • Maintain detailed driving and delivery logs
  • Track and report working hours on trip sheets
  • Adhere to company rules and regulations
  • Obey all applicable traffic laws and drive in according to the weather/road conditions
  • Comply with DOT regulations
  • Always make safety a priority

POSITION DETAILS:

•    Quality Home Time: Home daily!

•    Compensation: Average $1,500+/week

•    Vacation Days starting day 1 and paid holidays

•    No Touch Freight

•    Safety Bonus Eligible

•    Comprehensive Benefit Package – Medical, Dental, Prescription and Vision insurance starting day 1

•    401K with matching

•    Servicing GA, SC and NC

 

By combining science with design and insights, Milliken tackles the issues and concerns of today. Every day, our community of innovators is invigorated by the challenge of finding creative ways to enhance people's lives and make the world around us easier, safer, more sustainable and more beautiful.