Job Overview : Operates vehicles which require a DZ license designation. Provides for the delivery of material to customers in accordance with safety regulations.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to :
Prepares vehicle for delivery. Verifies that all products are securely loaded and protected from the elements and all accompanying paperwork is available.
Operates vehicle to transport material to private homes and construction sites.. Parks vehicle in designated area(s) and obtains necessary receiver signatures once unloaded.
Operates two way radio and cell phone to receive instructions and provide status updates.
Performs routine vehicle maintenance on tractor-trailer including documenting daily inspections and ensuring safety equipment, straps and paperwork are in place.
Performs other job-related duties as required. Requirements :
Must hold a valid DZ level driver’s license.
Must be familiar with basic house building construction in order to give direction to loaders on sequencing of load.
Must have strong communication skills and be able to understand customer requirements.
Must be familiar with wood grading standards and be able to identify products.
Must have good knowledge of the layout of city roadways, maintain awareness of road restrictions and have the ability to source alternative routes.