Driver 400
Schertz, TX 
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Posted 44 months ago
Job Description
Requisition Number16-0551
Post Date10/11/2016
TitleDriver 400
CitySchertz
StateTX
Description

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Graebel Van Lines is the largest independent Van Line in the US and a leader in corporate and residential moving services, warehousing and comprehensive workplace solutions. Recently receiving its Women Owned Business status (WEBNC) and headquartered in Dallas, the new re-launched company is built on the legacy of the Graebel family, which began in 1950, and continued, by its recent acquisition from successful moving industry experts Vauna and Robert Peterson. We are an energetic, fast paced company looking for someone who will operate with integrity, energy and a passion for being the best.

SUMMARY

Safely/professionally transport loads. Oversee move process & build/direct a balanced load utilizing best judgment. Ensure the operation of vehicles is safe in all conditions. Maintain public safety/meet Graebel standards for motor vehicle records & submission to the Safety/Operations departments.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate 100 series vehicles (i.e. pick-up trucks, utility vans, cube trucks, small and medium straight cargo trucks) with a gross weight rating of up to 7,000 lbs.
  • Operate 200 series vehicles (i.e. medium and large straight trucks which may be equipped with air brake systems) with a gross vehicle weight rating of up to 10,000 lbs.
  • Operate 400 series vehicles (i.e. tractor trailer) with a gross vehicle weight rating of up to 26,000 lbs.
  • Meets Federal Carrier Safety Regulations and Graebel Companies Safety and Driver standards as it applies to branch operations.
  • Obtains move related paperwork from appropriate Operations personnel in order to properly service the customer. Responsible for all required paperwork associated with moves and shipments, including submission.
  • Responsible for assigned vehicle in regards to cleaning and inspecting truck, tools, and equipment in order to preserve the vehicle according to company standards.
  • Oversees and/or assists with packing/unpacking, moving and loading/unloading of items to/from vehicle at move site and/or loading area. Ensures adequate protection throughout move site immediately upon arrival at move site.
  • Plans and builds a balanced load utilizing own judgment and discretion in coordinating placement of move items in order to avoid "lease overs" and permit for safe operation of loaded vehicle.
  • Acts as the contact person between the move crew and the customer.
  • Performs other related essential duties as assigned or requested.
Requirements

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCES

  • Good verbal and written communication skills which can be gained with a high school diploma, GED or equivalent experience. Preference given for additional schooling/degree.
  • Qualified to drive 100/200/400 series vehicles and meet minimum experience for qualification as outlined by safety department
  • CDL class A certification
  • Ability to carry and properly load cargo to avoid damage
  • Good customer service skills
  • Ability to supervise loading/unloading crews

Graebel Van Lines, LLC is an EEO/AA Employer: Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Graebel Van Lines is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment


 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
Open
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