EP Minerals, LLC $18.00/hr Local CDL Driver; Home Daily (Vale) in Vale, Oregon

EP Minerals mines, processes and markets quality diatomite, perlite, and clay products. We are one of the top producers and distributors of diatomaceous earth and Bentonite clay worldwide. EPM’s business is global, and we ship direct to nearly 100 countries worldwide. Our substantial ore reserves, multiple manufacturing sites, rich new product pipeline and global distribution network position EPM for continuous growth well into the future. EP offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Job Summary:

  • Safety is a priority; observe road conditions and communicate any safety issues to the Transportation Supervisor in a timely manner.

  • Communicate any issues to the Transportation Supervisor (ore, equipment, weather, etc.) that will affect ore delivery to the production facility.

  • Manage plant waste and ensure that waste is taken from the plant before any issues develop.

  • Operate double belly dump trailers that deliver ore from the mine sites to the production facility.

  • Load trucks with front-end loaders and tarping of the product.

  • Understand daily requirements and priorities.

  • Maintain radio and cell phone communication with the mill control room for delivery instructions.

  • Transport equipment between facilities.

  • Operate loaders and other heavy equipment as needed.

  • Inspect, maintain and ensure safe operation of all equipment.

  • Know and follow all state and federal regulations as well as company policies and procedures.

  • General office duties, pick up parts, safety audits, operator training, or parts inventory as needed.

Education / Certifications:

  • Current Class A Driver’s License with Doubles and Tankers endorsement.

  • Current DOT Physical and Medical card.

  • Qualifying DMV Driving History.

  • High School Diploma or general education (GED) or equivalent experience.

Job Skills:

  • Prior CDL experience and heavy equipment operator experience preferred

  • Excellent driving and safety record.


  • Ability to communicate clearly and effectively (written and verbal).

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Good decision making capability

  • Good attendance history

  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule


For immediate consideration, please submit your resume.

EP Minerals supports a drug free culture. Successful candidates must pass a post offer background and drug screen.