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OTR DRIVER
CROMWELL KY 42333
Category: Retail, Manufacturing
  • Your pay will be discussed at your interview

Job code: lhw-e0-90660070

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Perdue Farms, Inc.

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  Job posted:   Thu Jun 7, 2018
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OTR DRIVER
Requisition Number: 176009

Job Title: OTR DRIVER

City: Cromwell

State: KY


**OTR DRIVER**


**Description/Job Summary**


**Perdue Transportation, Inc. is currently seeking experienced Over The Road tractor trailer drivers to pull out of our facilities.**


+ **Refrigerated transportation of Perdue food products throughout the Eastern, and Midwest US**

+ **Fleet of 210 late model tractors and 700+ refrigerated trailers**

+ **Outstanding safety record**

+ **Family owned since 1920**

+ **Fleet facilities in MD, DE, VA, NC, SC, GA & PA**

+ **"No Touch /Low Touch" freight**

+ **Fuel bonus (paid quarterly)**

+ **Good miles / Home every 5-7 days/ Uniforms provided**

+ **401k match up to 5%**

+ **Comprehensive Benefit Package**


**COMPETITIVE PAY PACKAGE:**


**$.519 per mile**


**Normal Work Schedule:**


**Days of Work: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, or Sunday based on load assignments and company requirements. Varied, no set days.**


**Responsibilities/Duties**


**PRINCIPAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES**


Describe below the four to six major responsibilities of this position that must be fulfilled with or without reasonable accommodation in order to achieve the essential purpose of the position.


#1


Load, unload, and deliver dressed poultry, meal, refined oil, contract backhauls and other inbound and outbound products and materials to plants, customers, and distributors as assigned.


#2


Observe and maintain all Department of Transportation (DOT) requirements regarding hours of service, log book, vehicle inspections, load inspections, and securing load.


#3


Operate a tractor and trailer in a safe manner consistent with all Federal, State and Local laws, regulations, and Company policies.


#4


Conduct pre and post vehicle inspections and complete reports as required by Company policies.


#5


Complete all Company paperwork to include but not limited to pay envelopes, overage, shortage, damaged claims, and trip reports.


#6


Understand and use the telephone, voice response, and satellite system in order to communicate with customers, dispatchers, and supervisory personnel.


#7


Perform other task as assigned by supervisor.


**Required Skills**


Specialized or technical knowledge, credentials or licensing required for the position include:


Strong communication skills


Commercial Drivers License (CDL)


**Required Experience**


The minimum number of years and / or months of prior or related experience preferred to be considered for the position:


2 years over the road experience


**Required Education**


The minimum formal education preferred to be considered for this position is (indicate level and years of education and if degree is required what degree):


High School Graduate or GED


**Preferred Education**


**Required Qualifications**


+ Applicants **must** have two years of Over the Road driving experience; or one year Over the Road driving experience with a certificate from an accredited driving program.

+ Class A CDL driver's license

+ Pass a DOT physical

+ Must be at least 24 years of age

+ Provide a current and clear Motor Vehicle Record.

+ Strong communication skills


**Preferred Qualifications**


Certificate from an accredited driving program.


**Details**


To load, unload, and deliver dressed poultry, crude and refined oil, contract backhauls and other in-bound and out-bound products and materials to plants, customers, and distributors


Perdue Farms, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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