TRUCK DRIVER (3rd Shift) at Carter Machinery in Salem, Virginia

Posted in Supply Chain 8 days ago.

Job Description:

Carter Machinery

Location: Salem | VA | 24153 | USA
Category: Truck Driver
Requisition_Number: TRUCK01658
Schedule: Full Time


Carter Machinery Company, the authorized Caterpillar dealer serving Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Delaware and Washington D.C. is hiring a Truck Driver for 3rd shift at our Salem, Virginia corporate headquarters. This Truck Driver position serves as a back-up to regular drivers during peak times and as vacation coverage and performs general warehouse duties when not driving. Responsibilities when driving are local route pick-up and delivery of parts and components. Routes include drop boxes, Carter Machinery locations, and customer jobsites. Warehouse duties include loading and unloading trucks, stocking parts and assembling hydraulic hoses for internal and external customers. We're seeking candidates with previous experience driving heavy capacity trucks, required; Class B CDL is required. High school diploma or equivalent required. Previous experience delivering parts and performing warehouse duties, plus seated forklift operation experience preferred.

Requirements for the Truck Driver position include:
  • Self-starter able to work with limited supervision.
  • Valid commercial driver's license; Hazmat endorsement preferred.
  • Must adhere to DOT and Company safely regulations and procedures.
  • Ensure preventive maintenance is performed on truck as required.
  • Load, unload and properly secure cargo for transport.
  • Candidates should possess strong customer satisfaction skills.
  • Able to maintain logs and paperwork to meet state/federal standards.
  • Able to work overtime as required by job and customer demand.

Physical requirement must be met for the Truck Driver job, including the ability to qualify for Department of Transportation medical card. Able to carry and maneuver items up to 70 pounds, including bulky objects. Must be able to work outside in inclement weather conditions, including extreme heat, cold, dampness and humidity.This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Additional duties may be assigned.

Competitive Compensation and Benefits:
  • Health, dental and vision insurance.
  • Paid time off.
  • 401(k), $0.75 to $1.25 match up to 6%.
  • Life and disability insurance.
  • In-house training instructors/programs.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Employee referral program.
  • Discounts: cellular phone service, computers, tooling, cars and trucks.

Carter Machinery Co. Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities, or any other characteristic protected by law - are encouraged to apply.

Carter Machinery is a drug-free workplace.

Travel Required


Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)PI138974778