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Feed Delivery Driver

  • Smithfield Foods
  • Bladenboro, NC 28320, USA
  • May 22, 2020

Job Description

Summary: Safely operates feed truck with capacity of more than thirty (30) tons transporting materials to and from specified feed mill and farm destinations, possibly including tandem trailers.

Essential Job Responsibilities:
SAFETY
. Wear seatbelt anytime vehicle is in motion
. Safely operate tanker-type tractor/trailer unit with high center of gravity
. Follow required and recommended safety practices and procedures
. Report all accidents promptly through proper authorities.
. Wear appropriate PPE in designated areas.
OPERATIONS
. Successfully complete a Road Test and be issued a certificate
. Properly Pre-Trip and Post-Trip inspect the equipment
. Work in single driver environment
. Handle shipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission
. Position equipment properly to safely offload feed into feed bins
. Drive day/night in variety of climates and traffic
. Use on-board computer
. Maintain logs, DVIR, itinerary, and other paperwork as required
. Fuel equipment and extract on-board computer (or turns in logs) daily
. Pre-load trailer for next shift.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
. Must be able to pass DOT physical upon initial hire
. Must be able to climb ladders occasionally
. Must be able to shovel and clean up feed spills that occur from time to time and able to lift 50 # without difficulty
COMMUNICATIONS
. Complete all required information on the CDL Driver Application For Employment
. Be able to read and speak the English language
. Be able to understand highway traffic signs and signals
. Be able to respond to official inquiries and make entries on reports and records
. Handle shipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission
. Use Farm Directions Book, maps or GPS to avoid getting lost or going out-of-route
. Be able to converse with our business associated to resolve problems in a civil manner
. Be able to calculate simple mathematical problems dealing with feed delivery
COMPLIANCE
. Comply with all Bio-Security (BMS) and Environmental (EMS) management system's rules and regulations
. Comply with DOT rules and regulations
. Comply with all Smithfield established policies and procedures
. No DOT Recordable preventable accidents within the last three (3) years with a CMV
. No more than one (1) moving violation within the last three (3) years