Delivery Driver w/Forklift

DuPont
WA
Country:  US
Description: 

Basalite Building Products, LLC is one of the largest manufacturers of concrete masonry products in the Western United States. Product lines include structural block, interlocking paving stones, engineered wall systems, retaining walls, ornamental and garden products, and a full range of sack goods. We are a proud member of the Pacific Coast Building Products Family of Companies.

POSITION SUMMARY: Under the supervision of the NW Operations Manager, this position is responsible for driving trucks to pick up and deliver products, and is responsible for supporting and demonstrating the Core Values of Integrity, Safety, Respect, Customer Focus, Quality, Innovation and Financial Success. Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

SUPERVISION RECEIVED: General 

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions

 

  • Fills out log books, worksheets and reports.
  • Secures loads with ropes, straps, brick boards and tarps.
  • Determines types of equipment to be used for jobs.
  • Transports products to customers, stores, yards and jobsites.
  • Loads and unloads trucks as needed.
  • Maintains and fuels trucks and performs inspections on equipment.
  • Maintains work area according to company standards for cleanliness.
  • Abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies and ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • All other duties and responsibilities assigned from time to time by the company or its designated representatives.
  • Attends safety meetings and abides by all safety rules set forth by company and governmental regulatory agencies; ensures that hazardous conditions are reported and corrected.
  • Regular attendance is required.

 

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

 

  • Requires basic math, reading and writing skills.
  • Requires on-the-job training to perform the duties of the job.
  • Ability to operate forklifts and drives a variety of trucks including doubles, T & T semis.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have a valid Washington Class A driver’s license and a good driving record, and be certified to operate a forklift.  Class A with endorsement preferred.
  • Regular attendance is required

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

 

  • Sitting, listening, simple grasping with hands, pushing and pulling with right hand, and repetitive foot motion.
  • Lifting up-to 70 pounds.
  • Regular attendance is required

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

 

  • Work near moving mechanical parts, outdoor weather conditions. Exposure to dust.
  • Outdoor weather conditions.
  • Extreme temperatures.
  • Wear mandatory and/or other appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE)

This is a regular, full-time position with competitive compensation and full benefits including medical/dental insurance, disability benefits, life insurance, 401(k), profit sharing retirement plan, and wellness programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and promote a drug free workplace


Nearest Major Market: Tacoma
Nearest Secondary Market: Seattle