Vanquish Worldwide, LLC Tractor Trailer Driver in FT Stewart, Georgia

Tractor Trailer Driver

Location:

FT Stewart, GA

Job Id:

301

of Openings:

4

Job Title: Tractor Trailer Driver

The duties under this job title are described in the Service Contract Act (SCA), Directory of Occupations. (See Code: 31360, Truck Driver; 31364, Truck Driver, Tractor-Trailer).

Location: Fort Stewart, GA

Reports to: TMP Supervisor

Position Summary

The Truck driver drives a truck to transport materials, merchandise, equipment, or workers between various types of establishments such as: manufacturing plants, freight depots, warehouses, wholesale and retail establishments, or between retail establishments and customers' houses or places of business. This driver may also load or unload truck with or without helpers, make minor mechanical repairs, and keep truck in good working order. Sales route and over-the-road drivers are excluded. An over-the-road driver regularly drives a truck over such a distance that the worker does not return to the departure point in the same workday, or is a worker who is paid on a mileage or mileage plus load factor basis, and may be compensated for or provided meals or lodging or both. For wage study purposes, Truck Drivers are classified by type and the rated capacity of truck. Rated capacity is the gross vehicle weight minus the empty weight of the vehicle: A trailer has a set or several sets of wheels at the rear only, with the forward portion being supported by the truck tractor or towing vehicle

Essential Functions

  • Drives a heavy truck to transport materials such as repair parts, major components, 20 foot containers, scrap metal, and equipment to various motor pools and warehouses. Make trips off the installation as needed. The Driver is responsible for the safe operation of equipment.

  • In addition, the driver will ensure that all loading and unloading of his or her vehicle is done in a safe manner. It is up to the driver to ensure that all loads being driven are properly secured at all times.

  • The driver is also responsible for making minor repairs and inspecting the vehicle daily to ensure the vehicle is in good running condition. The driver will also be required to job order any components or major assemblies to the Directorate of Logistics by properly filling out the Maintenance Request (DA Form 2407) ensuring all National Stock Numbers and serial numbers are correct.

  • The driver will be responsible for closing out job orders through the Directorate of Logistics ensuring that the component/major assembly is loaded and that the DA form 2407 (blue copy) with the work order detail is obtained and that both are returned in a prompt manner to the customer.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be capable of lifting, carrying, pushing, pulling loads up to 50 lbs. Must be able to climb, crawl, stoop, bend, squat, and reach as required.

  • Maintains tools and equipment, and cleans work areas to maintain a safe work environment. Be able to work outside in inclement weather conditions when necessary.

  • Ensure that all tasks are performed safely and meet Government/Army standards when applicable.

  • Wearing safety items of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) e.g. gloves, safety shoes, protective eyewear, hearing protection, and other items such as aprons or outerwear as appropriate.

  • Employee is required to maintain a valid state-issued Driver’s license and applicable Government/Army license.

  • Perform other duties as required to support the mission and contractual requirements

General Requirements

  • Work will require lifting up to 50 lbs.; stooping; climbing; prolonged standing; prolonged sitting; and working with or in areas where a potential could exist for exposure to the weather. Employee use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is required in certain areas. Such PPE includes but is not limited to, head, foot, hand, torso, respiratory, vision and hearing protective devices.

  • Must comply with OSHA, EPA, Fire Regulations and published Company work rules.

  • Excellent written and oral communications skills; proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

  • Work well in a team environment and able to work with a diverse group of people.

  • Discretion and trustworthiness due to frequent contact with confidential material.

  • Communicate with co-workers, management, clients and all others in a courteous and professional manner.

  • Conform with and abide by all regulations, policies, work procedures, and instructions.

Education and Citizenship Requirements

  • Candidate must be a U.S. citizen and ideally have completed prerequisite training for Army Military Occupational Specialty (MOS) 88M – Motor Transport Operator.

  • Candidate must possess a working knowledge of the appropriate tools necessary to perform maintenance tasks as well as have knowledge of standardized maintenance regulations – specifically DA Pam 750-8, Functional User’s Manual for The Army Maintenance Management System (TAMMS).

  • Required: High School Diploma or GED certificate.

  • Required: Clean driving record for past seven years. Valid Commercial Driver’s License (Class A/B). Must have a Government Motor Vehicle Operator’s Identification Card. Current Army Traffic Safety Certificate. OSHA Certified on all equipment he/she operates.

  • Required: US nationality/citizenship and residence, with verbal and written fluency in English.