Drive a truck / trailer to transport several types of construction equipment and materials throughout and between jobsites. Load and unload equipment and materials. Secure loads according to load limits. Perform basic vehicle and equipment maintenance such as filling tank with gas, checking oil, keeping vehicle and equipment clean and ensuring required inspections are completed. Haul counterweights for cranes, construction equipment, and also water, sand and gravel. Ensure safety procedures and safe driving practices are followed. Communicate between office / shop / jobsite regarding status of hauls, any concerns or issues with equipment and materials. Perform daily inspection of truck. Obtain required permits. Advise supervisor if truck needs major repairs and maintenance.
Reading cargo manifests and delivery instructions, writing correspondence, math skills and able to figure or calculate load size versus requirements
HS diploma or GED; 1 yr. certificate from college or technical school, driving school. Valid Class A commercial driver's license
1-2 years' experience transporting construction equipment and materials
Valid Class A commercial driver's license. Wind Energy Transportation Professional Advanced Certification (WITPAC - NAPVSA.org) desirable.
Position Reports To
Transportation Manager or Superintendent, Site Manager
Career path moves from this role
Equipment Operator, Transportation Supervisor or Coordinator