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CDL Driver - Class A -Lynchburg

Date: Jan 12, 2023

Location: Lynchburg, US, 24501

Company: Gerdau

This position is open for domestic candidates only.

Tired of driving over the road? We have a great opportunity for a Class A CDL Driver in the Lynchburg. It is an 8hr day shift Monday- Friday with some weekend work. Benefits on your first day of work!

 

 

 

We Have:

  • A record of transforming millions of tons of scrap into steel that is used to build the future. We are the largest recycler in the World.   
  • A strong global presence with steel mills that transform millions of metric tons of raw material to produce steel beams, flat-rolled steel, merchant bar, rebar, spikes, and wire used by the automotive industry, appliance, construction, machinery, and equipment industries.
  • A culture that welcomes diversity, encourages innovation and creates products that serve humanity.
  • An environment that values teamwork, safety, and sustainability.
  • A commitment to continuous improvement and the belief that we can create a better future for our employees and our global community by investing in people, processes, and technology.

 

We Offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Prescription, Dental, Vision Plans – Eligible upon 1st day of hire
  • Health & Dependent Care (Flexible Spending Account)
  • 100% Matching 401K up to 6%
  • Life/Accidental Life Insurance
  • Health Advocate Services
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Career Path System and Training
  • An empowering and open culture with the opportunity to grow and create

 

You Have:

  • High school diploma or GED is preferred.
  • Current/valid Class A CDL is a must; Tanker and HazMat endorsement(s) are a plus.
  • At least 2 years experience with large mobile equipment and hauling vehicles and have the ability to become familiar with locations and routine.
  • Smartphone/web experience required. Trucks are equipped with GPS.
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Office and internet based applications. SAP experience is helpful.
  • Familiar with traffic regulations and load restrictions.
  • Able to read, write, add, and subtract and to follow written or verbal instructions.
  • Requires the use of judgment to comply with instructions, laws and safety regulations; determine routes; maintain good customer relations.
  • Physical effort consisting of continuous light exertion in driving, frequent effort in tying down loads and assisting with unloading.
  • Continuous mental and visual attention in coordinating a good degree of manual dexterity with close visual attention for sustained periods.

 

Your Work:

  • Traveling approximately 180 miles a day picking up scrap from customers or delivering scrap to other locations. No overnight travel.
  • Operate standard factory-equipped air conditioned diesel straight truck and tractor with roll-off trailers, dump trailers and van trailers to pick-up or deliver a variety of steel products and accessory items from Gerdau steel suppliers.
  • Follow directions from verbal, written or electronic instructions, invoices, bills of lading, shipping tickets, etc.
  • Keep accurate and legible records such as Driver’s Trip Reports, Driver’s Daily Log, Vehicle Inspection Report, and Driver’s Weekly Expense Report.
  • Maintain polite, courteous and diplomatic relations with either customers, receivers or suppliers with whom contact is made. May be required to contact supplier for location/placement of roll-off bin.
  • Assist loading or unloading; unload without help as necessary; tie down load with chains or cinches; attach markers for overhang.

 

Gerdau believes in equal employment opportunity related to all employees and applicants for employment. It is the policy of Gerdau that there will be no discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, age, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, veteran status, disability, or other legally protected status. All external applicants must be legally eligible to immediately work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship. 

 

If you are vision-impaired or have some other disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or a similar law, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Gerdau, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at (866)-788-2798 or recruiting@gerdau.com


Nearest Major Market: Lynchburg
Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia