WorkSource Oregon Bulk Raw Material Driver - Portland in PORTLAND, Oregon

If you're looking for a great company to start a meaningful driving career with - JOIN BAKER! Why: 'Receive a $2,000 signing bonus (paid in installments over one year) 'Great Company that is employee, community and family-focused 'Fantastic benefits (401k retirement plan with company contribution) 'Local routes (sleep in your own bed at night) 'Baker is a recycling company dedicated to saving the environment This role drives vacuum-type truck, dump truck, or truck equipped with hydraulic lifting device. Job Purpose: Safe and timely operation of Commercial Vehicle and equipment to collect, transport and deliver company product. 'Check vehicle to ensure that mechanical, safety and emergency equipment is in clean and good working order 'Collect delivery instructions from appropriate sources and verify instructions and routes 'Drive assigned vehicle on designated route 'Follow appropriate safety procedures for transporting goods 'Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations or damage to vehicles 'Maintain logs of working hours, vehicle service, or repair status following state and federal regulations 'Record information such as weight/volume, mileage, time and fuel consumption 'Operate equipment such as GPS navigation and radio/phone to exchange information with supervisors or other points of contact 'Plan/adjust routes based on changing conditions using navigation equipment to maximize fuel efficiency 'Load or unload trucks using specialized equipment as necessary 'Interact with others in a professional and ethical manner 'Follow department and company procedures 'Keep up regular attendance and punctuality; regular attendance and punctuality are essential for the smooth operation of this company 'Other duties as assigned Job Requirements: 'Knowledge of transportation and safety principles for moving goods by road 'Skill to operate, control and monitor vehicle and equipment 'Ability to read and speak English as required by Federal Motor Carrier Department 'Ability to work overtime and alternate schedule/route as needed 'Understand and follow all DOT and FMCSA rules and regulations 'Valid Class A CDL and current DOT medical card 'Tanker and doubles endorsements based on vehicle assigned 'High school diploma or equivalent '2 years commercial vehicle driving experience with no 'at-fault' accidents 'Local travel; some overnight travel weekly Physical Demands/Requirements Constantly (over 2/3): 'remains in a seated position while using arms, legs and observation to operate vehicle 'observes and monitors equipment 'ascends/descends in and out vehicle and on equipment Frequently (1/3-2/3): 'communicates with co-workers, customers and supervisors 'moves, lifts, pushes and pulls equipment and material up to 60 lbs 'walks, climbs, stoops, kneels, crouches, reaches and handles equipment to collect material 'operates electronic devices such as GPS equipment and phone/radio Occasionally (under 1/3): 'exposed to outdoor weather conditions 'exposed to materials that occasionally require use of PPE such as gloves (protect from heat) 'moves across wet/slippery and uneven surfaces