Line Haul Driver

Application deadline:

Monday, May 31, 2027 - 7:30am

Company: 

The Sygma Network

Description: 

JOB SUMMARY (Briefly state why this position exists)

 

Safely and efficiently transports product from the warehouse to various customers and properly unloads the product according to customer invoices.

 

PRIMARY DUTIES

 

  • Safely transports product from the warehouse to the customer(s) and ensures product is delivered on a timely basis.  Maintain an adequate level of fuel in the vehicle.  Report any equipment discrepancies to the manager for immediate action.
  • Unload product according to customer specifications.
  • Ensures all logs and trip reports are completed accurately and submitted on a timely basis according to DOT and company standards.
  • Ensures all invoices are turned in daily and any adjustments are completed correctly.  Report all damages and shortages promptly.
  • Develop and establish good relationships with the customers by providing excellent and courteous service.
  • Other duties as assigned by Management.

 

ADDITIONAL DUTIES THAT MAY BE ASSIGNED

 

  • Ensure complete and accurate reporting, this may require the utilization of the onboard computer system.
  • Ensure all vehicle equipment maintenance reports are properly verified and completed for all pre-trip / post-trip inspections.
  • Safely transports product picked up via backhauls and line hauls and ensures picked up is correct and is delivered on a timely basis.

Qualifications: 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS:

 

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

 

High school diploma/GED plus 1 year of tractor trailer driving experience preferred.  Completion of a tractor trailer driving school will be accepted instead of, or in addition to a high school diploma. 

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

 

Work is medium to heavy in nature. Part of the day is spent driving a tractor/trailer unit.  You must be able to climb in and out of trailer and tractor.  Safely lift up to 50 lb. boxes continuously, lift up to 75 lb. boxes occasionally, delivering pallet loads up to and exceeding 42,000 lbs.  Transfer product with hand or power pallet jack from trailer to lift gate, lower pallet with lift gate, and transfer into the customer’s building.  The job requires continuous walking, stepping up and down, bending, standing, pushing, pulling, climbing, rasping, and lifting overhead.  Sitting required in truck in-between stops and to and from the first and last stop.  You must be able to communicate clearly to customers.

 

MENTAL/VISUAL DEMANDS

 

You must be able to read at a distance close to the eyes and at arm’s length with or without correction. Driving requires distance vision. You must be constantly alert while driving. In addition you must be able to perform manual task, hear, sit, reach, lift, bend, communicate and interact with others.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS

 

Activities occur both inside (protection from weather conditions but not temperature changes) and outside. Position is subject to various road, mechanical and electrical hazards. Employee is subjected to extreme outside cold/damp conditions.

 

EQUIPMENT OPERATED

 

3 axle tractor, 45' - 53' trailer, straight truck, CADEC/XATA or on board computer, key pad and power and/or hand pallet jack.

 

LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION

 

CDL License (appropriate class for equipment being driven)

Employment type: 

  • Full time

Days per week: 

Other

Shift: 

Other

Years of experience: 

  • 1 - 2 years

Salary: 

Varies

Worksite Info: 

www.sygmanetwork.com/careers

Benefits: 

Medical, Dental, Vision, Stock Purchase Plan, 401k, Bonus Potential