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Class A CDL Driver - No Nights or Weekends!

Merchants Metals

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DENVER, CO
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Job Overview:

Description

  

About Merchants Metals

We’re one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of fence systems in North America. With 35 distribution center locations, four manufacturing facilities, and a 60-year legacy of providing quality fencing and accessories, Merchants Metals continues to be the contractor and architect choice for excellence. Our complete line of products includes perimeter security solutions for industrial, commercial, and residential applications.

 
 

Why Join the Merchants Metals Team?

Our core values are in seven basic principles: Safety, Integrity, Accountability, Passion, Transparency, Empowerment, and Teamwork. Our employees are part of a culture that values and promotes personal growth and development. We understand that to be a market leader, we must be committed not only to our products but also to our people. We are committed to growing our employees and want our people to feel their time with Merchants Metals is an investment in their future. It’s our talent that helps make Merchants Metals the first name in fence solutions.

 
 

Position Summary:

Merchants Metals is searching for a dedicated Class A CDL Driver to make runs to our customers in Denver, Colorado area. 

 
 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS, DUTIES, AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform all duties in accordance with company policies and procedures, and comply with all federal, state, and local regulations for safe operations of a commercial motor vehicle.
  • Maintain records required for compliance with state and federal regulations including driver’s record of duty status, mileage records, and other records required by law.
  • Travel to local areas making deliveries to businesses and residences applying knowledge of commercial driving and skills in maneuvering vehicles at varying speeds in difficult situations, such as heavy traffic, inclement weather. This includes going forward and backing up long distances, around corners, and in and around tight areas. May travel long distances.
  • Perform Pre and Post-trip inspections on vehicles and trailers to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order and maintain logs of vehicle services and repair status.
  • Follow company reporting procedures for any injuries, vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles.
  • Follow appropriate company safety procedures and wear all required PPE.
  • Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods and collect payment for services when required.
  • Responsible for proper handling and accurate completion of all necessary paperwork related to the truck operation and freight movements.
  • Operate equipment, such as truck cab computers/tablets, CB radios, phones, or global positioning systems (GPS) equipment to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers.
  • Responsible for performing proper load securement of cargo and maintaining safe load securement throughout trips.
  • In addition to driving responsibilities, the driver may also assist with warehouse and yard duties, on days there are no runs.
  • Must be able to work overtime as required.

Requirements

Qualifications & Skills 

  • One year of Class A CDL driving experience
  • Must be able to drive a manual transmission vehicle
  • Six months of experience operating a flatbed truck
  • Knowledge of construction equipment and safe driving procedures
  • Experience with strapping/securement
  • Registered with FMCSA clearinghouse
  • Knowledge of Electronic Logging requirements, GPS systems, and ability to read maps
  • Clean driving record and diligent attention to safety

  

We’ve got you covered.

Merchant Metals employees give a lot, and we offer benefits that fit their needs. We provide industry-leading coverage and benefits to our people and their qualified family members, including:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage for Employees, Spouses, Dependents &/or entire Family
  • Company Paid Life Insurance and Short/Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Convenient 24/7 Doctor Visits through LiveHealth Online
  • Legal Assistance via Legal Shield
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Identify Theft Protection
  • Access Perks – Discounts on products and services with companies nationwide.
  • 401k Retirement Program with strong company match

In addition to the benefits program, Merchant Metals also provides employees a competitive wage, career advancement, and training opportunities.  

  

Compensation for this role is $30 hourly