Logistics Driver

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Posted by: Carter Machinery’s on Jul 11, 2018


Mechanicsville, VA

Job Description:

Carter Machinery Company, the authorized Caterpillar dealer for Virginia and southern West Virginia, is seeking a Logistics Driver on 1st shift at our Mechanicsville, Virginia facility. This position is responsible for the safe, efficient transportation of industrial/commercial parts and compact construction equipment to customer locations and Carter Machinery branches. Must adhere to company safety regulations, as well as state and federal laws. Seeking candidate with excellent driving record and Class A CDL. Must have proven driving experience and knowledge of rollback, medium duty and heavy-haul equipment. Capable of operating a 3 or 4 axle configuration truck.

Required Skills
Self-starter able to work with limited supervision. Able to properly secure equipment for transport, and ensure loads conform to local, state and federal regulations. Upon delivery, must be able to operate, demonstrate and instruct proper equipment operation. Strong mechanical aptitude and knowledge of rental, construction and generator equipment required. Able to complete driver's pre/post-trip equipment inspections, and maintain daily hours of service logs. Must possess and maintains a good driving record and driving habits while operating company vehicles. Excellent customer service skills required. Requires effective communication skills, particularly when demonstrating the proper and safe use of the rental equipment. Willing to work overtime as required by job and customer demand.
Physical Requirements
Must meet physical requirements for the job, including the ability to qualify for a Department of Transportation medical card. Able to lift and carry items weighing up to 80 pounds, including bulky objects. This position requires frequent reaching, standing, stooping, kneeling climbing, and the ability to sit for extended periods of time. 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.

Carter Machinery Co. Inc. is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - including minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.

Job Location
Mechanicsville, Virginia, United States

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About Carter Machinery Company, Inc.

Carter Machinery has served Virginia and southern West Virginia for more than 60 years with support that’s second to none. As the needs of our customers have changed over the years, we’ve added the resources needed to serve them. What was once an operation with three stores has grown into a network of 18 locations and 1,200 employees. This continued investment in people, infrastructure, technology and tooling has enabled Carter to become one of Caterpillar’s leading dealers.

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