Sweeper Water Haul Truck Driver (Aggregate)

Job Summary

Sweeper/Water/Haul Truck Driver will be required to drive a multi-axle truck for delivering and spraying water to maintain, control, and limit dust. This individual will also need to be able to operate other heavy equipment as needed and is required to have a current valid Commercial Driver's License. This individual is responsible for driving safely and immediately reporting all incidents/injuries to management. The position is for a gypsum quarry located approximately 20 miles north of Boulder City, Nevada.

Benefits

At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees.  Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

Responsibilities

  • Driver will be responsible for safely driving a multi-axle truck: Sweeper/Water/Haul truck
  • Driver will be responsible to operate other heavy equipment as needed
  • Keep roadways and haul roads watered as necessary to minimize dust
  • Fill and operate water truck in a safe and efficient manner
  • Spray a high-pressure wand and or a 1 ½ water hose for extended periods of time
  • Driver is required to clean and wash vehicle, removing concrete buildup on all exterior and interior parts of the sweeper
  • Haul various materials in & out of the pit area as well as throughout various plant locations
  • Ensure a safe work environment, in compliance with all safety policies and procedures
  • Responsible for preventative maintenance and pre-inspection of vehicle to assure safe operation
  • Communicate with company personnel by radio and able to work cooperatively and efficiently with others
  • Ensure that safety, environmental, OSHA, and MSHA requirements are followed
  • As needed, operate Sweeper at various locations to clean up roadways and spills
  • Enter/exit multiple different trucks repeatedly throughout the day using steps and ladders
  • Haul different materials to specific locations repeatedly throughout the day
  • Perform miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned

Education

High School Diploma/GED

Requirements/Qualifications

  • A current valid Commercial Driver's License with a clean driving record
  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. repeatedly (using proper lifting techniques)
  • Position requires the following motions: sitting, driving, shifting gears, climbing, stooping, bending, squatting, stretching, pulling, lifting
  • Must be able to work in various weather conditions including hot, cold, and inclement weather
  • Ability to work in rough terrain daily with elements such as loud noise, dirt, dust, fumes, etc.
  • Must always wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operation areas
  • Must be willing to work an alternative work schedule, overtime and weekends as required
  • Must be able to work independently and within a team
  • Quarry, pit or construction experience helpful

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.

 

 

Location: 

Las Vegas, NV, US, 89156

Job Req ID:  12012
Job Type:  Hourly - Full-Time


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