DOT Asphalt Oil Tanker driver job description consists of driving a tractor trailer with a forty-five foot tanker trailer carrying product material consisting of asphalt oil.
Driver is required to Pre and Post trip vehicle inspections before and after his/her shift that may consist of completing paperwork, walking around the vehicle as well as squatting under trailer to inspect frame, tires, brakes, etc.
Driver will possibly enter and exit his vehicle cab approximately multiple times per day/per shift.
Driver that transport asphalt material can be required to enter and exit his trailer by fixed ladder multiple times per day.
Possess either a Class A with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements.
Must be proficient in tractor trailer with 10 and 13 speed transmissions
Must be able to complete a pre/post trip vehicle inspection
Follow specific instructions given by a ground man on a job or trucking supervisor
Proficient in daily paperwork
Knowledge of TxDOT & Federal regulations and desire to stay in compliance.
Some physical work must be able to climb in and out of trailer using a ladder.
Be Safety oriented
Follow all company policies in regards to personal protective equipment.
Be reliable, punctual and self-motivated
Be capable and confident in your ability
You will be completing all tasks and duties required for driving around the local area, as well as some long-distance jobs.