Truck Driver, Heavy

Location: Goose Creek, SC
Technica is recruiting for a Truck Driver, Heavy to perform work on a Government contract in Goose Creek, SC.

Job Summary
 
The Truck Driver operates company vehicles, including tractor trailers, with up to thirty (30) tons of capacity, to move materials, tools, equipment, people, and supplies to and from work locations and warehouses.
 
Job Description
  • Read and interpret instructions and documentation; plan work activities accordingly
  • Transport materials, tools, equipment, and supplies to and from work locations and warehouses
  • Load and unload vehicles
  • Observe and follow all safety rules, traffic regulations, and operating procedures, including wearing required personal protective equipment and reporting delays or accidents
  • Maintain vehicle in a safe and clean condition
  • Conduct safety check and inspect all routine fluids on daily basis prior to driving vehicle for first time of each shift.
  • Maintain vehicle log and submit daily vehicle deficiencies to supervisor
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills Requirements:
  • Skill in driving both automatic and standard transmission vehicles, both straight and combinations trucks, maneuvering tractor-trailer into loading or unloading positions, following hand and arm signals from others, and working as part of a team. 
  • Skill in coupling and uncoupling trailers, connecting or disconnecting air and electrical lines, and manipulating fifth-wheel locks

Experience & Education Requirements:
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience driving a tractor-trailer truck
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Current Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) equivalent to a US Class A CDL.
  • Must be able to obtain a bus endorsement within 30 days of hire
  • Good driving record
  • Must be able to obtain base access
  • Must be a US citizen

The hours of operation are Monday-Thursday, 10 hours each day.  Overtime may be required.
 
Technica is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EO/AA) Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, nationality, age, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or sexual orientation. We offer health, dental, vision, short-term, long-term and life insurance benefits as well as 401K options to all full-time personnel.

To be considered for employment, complete Technica's online application in full.
 
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