CDL Truck Driver Position Available – South Boston, VA

RTP Company, headquartered in Winona, Minn., is a global compounder of custom engineered thermoplastics. The company has over 20 manufacturing plants located in the United States, Mexico, Europe, Singapore and China. RTP Company’s engineers develop customized thermoplastic compounds in over 60 different engineering resin systems for applications requiring color, conductive, elastomeric, flame retardant, high temperature, structural, and wear-resistant properties.

We are currently seeking a CDL Truck Driver at our South Boston, VA facility.

Key areas of responsibility
The CDL Truck Driver is responsible for operating a pneumatic bulk truck, van trailers, and using the Electronic Logging Device (ELD) which logs driving activities to ensure compliance with federal regulations governing the rest and work periods for drivers. The CDL Truck Driver also maintains vehicle inspection records and ensures the truck is equipped with safety equipment. This position requires the ability to meet the customer’s delivery requirements in accordance with RTP Company’s policies and procedures; which includes on time and professional deliveries. The CDL Truck Driver is responsible for truck and trailer inspection, loading, securing and unloading material, complete over the road LTL pick-ups and deliveries. During non-driving periods, this position will assist the shipping and receiving department with loading and unloading product as needed.

Description

  • Ensures tanker is washed and inspected to prevent contamination
  • Perform necessary pre-operation activities to ensure proper operation of equipment
  • Operates forklift as needed
  • Operates vehicle in a safe and efficient manner and follows federal and state regulations and traffic laws
  • Loads and unloads trailers
  • Maintain and service vehicle as needed (refuel, change oil, tire pressure, repairs, etc.)
  • Immediately notify departmental manager of any incidents encountered on the road, including, but not limited to traffic citations, inclement weather
  • Documents work completed as required including logs, data reports, procedures, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Commercial Driving License (CDL)
  • DOT medical examination certification
  • Must be 21 years of age for long-haul, interstate routes
  • Three years driving experience preferred
  • Must have experience in bulk truck operation
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Able to be on the road for extended periods of time
  • Must have excellent customer service skills
  • Good communication, organizational skills, and time management
  • Strong work ethic
  • Able to work any shift (days/nights)
  • Computer literate
  • No disqualifying offences on driving record (past 5 years)
  • Ability to work within established safety procedures
  • Ability to read, write, and speak English

We offer a highly competitive benefits package and a competitive pay based on experience. For immediate consideration please apply online or submit resume to:

Alloy Polymers a Division of RTP Co.
1150 Green’s Folly Road
South Boston, VA 24592
Office hours: Mon-Fri 8am-4pm

employment@rtpcompany.com

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