Urgently hiring

Job details

Job Type

Full-time

Number of hires for this role

1

Qualifications

  • Experience:
  • License:

Full Job Description

Company Description

Rapidly growing Electronics Recycling Company is seeking to hire a full time, 26 foot box truck driver to handle pick-ups for a very busy and fast paced operation. We offer a Simple Retirement plan and accrued paid vacation. We are looking to hire someone who is dependable and comfortable with a labor intensive job, who also has experience driving.

Job Summary: The driver is essential in our labor-intensive, fast-paced environment. Our customers require individuals who think strategically and plan ahead of rapidly changing situations while maintaining a positive team oriented attitude. Our Drivers are not just driving, they are working hard to pack and remove equipment from customers sites and then palletizing them for transport in the truck. This means the job entails; lifting, standing, walking, climbing stairs, pushing wooden roller carts, wrapping pallets, AND driving. This is not your standard driving position, it requires a lot of labor as well.

This position is a Class B driving position. We do not require a Class B license but certainly prefer it. **Note that 70% of the job is heavy lifting and physical labor and only 30% of the job is driving**

  • Availability to work long hours (including some weekends in the spring and fall)
  • Must be able to go out of town M-F on average 2-3 weeks each month
  • Hotel and meal expenses are covered while driving out of town
  • Drives truck to various job sites daily and successfully complete customer requests in a professional and timely manner
  • Familiar with various types of electronics is a plus but not required (Computers, LCDs, etc.)

Responsibilities:

  • Perform pre and post trip truck inspections, filling out necessary paperwork daily (BOLs, ELD’s, etc.)
  • Keep truck clean inside and out
  • Drive company truck in a safe manner at all times
  • Must call customers ahead of schedule to let them know when you will arrive
  • Stack and wrap computer equipment on pallets according to company procedures

Qualifications:

  • Must have valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Ability to do prolonged physical labor
  • Must be able to lift 75 plus pounds repetitively
  • At Least 21 years of age
  • Speak, write and otherwise effectively communicate in English
  • Able to use a non-electronic pallet jack
  • Push/Pull fully loaded pallets of electronic equipment
  • Ability to coordinate and complete multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Must be able to pass a drug test, DOT physical and background check

Additional Information:

Please note this is not simply a driving job. This position requires a lot of manual labor so please make sure you are prepared for that prior to applying.

**Include a paragraph about WHY you are the perfect fit for this position. You may want to refer to our website for additional information on our company: www.AtlantaRecyclingSolutions.com **

Vacation Time – paid vacation days available after 6 months of employment

Paid Holidays – paid for selected major holidays (Easter, July 4th, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years, etc.)

Retirement Savings – Simple IRA offered.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 – $18.00 per hour

COVID-19 considerations:
To keep our Driver’s safe out on the road, we provide disposable and cloth face masks to each Driver and their Truck Helper. They are to be worn any time they are outside of the truck while on the road. We have also provided each truck with Hand Sanitizer

Experience:

  • Truck Driving: 2 years (Preferred)

License:

  • Drivers License (Required)

Work Location:

  • On the road

Work Remotely: