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United Steel Inc.

TRUCK DRIVER - CLASS A CDL

10 – East Hartford, Connecticut
Department 10
Employment Type Full Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation DOE - Excellent Benefits Package

United Steel, Inc. is the largest fabricator and erector of structural steel and miscellaneous metals in New England. We have been in business over 40 years and have safety produced top quality products for our customers.

  • Are you an independent, confident self-starter?
  • Are you accurate, thorough and self-disciplined?
  • Do you like being an expert in your field?
  • Are the details and procedures important to you?

 If so, you may be the experienced Class A CDL Truck Driver we are looking for.

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Job Requirements

  • Drives various commercial vehicles (as licensed) between fabrication shops and job sites
  • Secures load using proper techniques, choosing the appropriate method (chains, straps, etc.)
  • Ensures that loads are properly secured for over-the-road transportation and that no part of the      load can become dislodged during transport
  • Responsible for recognizing hazards and unsafe conditions when preparing loads (throwing chains over loads, etc.)
  • Maintains safe driving speed and obeys all traffic laws and speed limits
  • Maintains safe operation of vehicles on job sites, maneuvering loads using proper safety guidelines (road guards, guides, etc.) and pre-planning the on-site delivery of loads
  • Operates knuckle boom (only if properly trained to do so)
  • Ensures that material being moved is within weight restrictions for the lifting equipment
  • Ensures that loads are properly supported and secured using appropriate chains, clamps, dogs, etc.
  • Ensures that no material is being hoisted over people in the area
  • Uses horns and warning devices to alert employees of approaching loads
  • Ensures a clear path from point of origin to final destination

 MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

  • High School or equivalent
  • Must have a valid Class A Commercial Drivers License
  • 2+ years of solid CDL experience
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language
  • Must meet the DOT and company mental and physical requirements and must be able to perform the essential job functions
  • Must maintain an acceptable driving record
  • Flatbed experience a plus

We offer competitive wages, excellent benefits, 401(k) with company match, supplemental benefits and more.

BUILDING OUR FUTURE TOGETHER

An Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer

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  • Location
    East Hartford, Connecticut
  • Department
    10
  • Employment Type
    Full Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced
  • Compensation
    DOE - Excellent Benefits Package
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