CDL Porter

Belton, MO /
Truck & Trailer – Service /
Full-time
/ On-site
As a CDL Service Porter for Transwest, you will be moving vehicles around the Transwest property and picking up and delivering recreational vehicles, medium and heavy-duty trucks to customers. All driving will consist of local runs to and from customers and our Service Department.

We offer a full benefits package including medical, dental, life, disability insurance, 401(K), HSA match, FSA, paid time off and an employee car discount program for eligible employees.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Pickup and deliver trucks to customers.
    • Drive customer and company vehicles on Transwest property.
    • Perform minor detail work on vehicles.
    • Greet customers who enter the location.
    • Answer service calls and provide excellent customer service.
    • Report any mechanical issues in customer or company vehicles.
    • Determine vehicle condition by inspecting vehicle before and after use.
    • Log and report vehicle inspections.
    • Safely select destination route.
    • Practice safe driving at all times by complying with organization policies and procedures and highway rules and regulations.
    • Complete records such as driver logs, obtaining shipper and receiver authorizations and filing documents, as required.
    • Maintain vehicle cleanliness.
    • Adhere to all DOT regulations at all times.
    • Road test vehicles for technicians when needed.
    • Other duties as assigned by the manager.

WORK ENVIRONMENT & PHYSICAL ABILITIES:

    • Required to perform work inside and outside, in all-weather situations.
    • Requires frequent sitting, standing, balancing, bending or stooping for prolonged periods of time.
    • Requires working in areas which are not ventilated or air-conditioned.
    • Requires eye-hand coordination sufficient to operate machinery.
    • Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting, manual and finger dexterity.
    • Requires working in a fast-paced environment.
    • Ability to climb in and out of vehicles.
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs. consistently and up to 75 lbs. occasionally
    • Normal range of hearing and vision.
    • Required manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination for data input.
    • May be required to operate equipment such as a forklift or manual pallet jack in a safe manner at all times.

REQUIRED EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS:

    • High school diploma or equivalent.
    • Valid class A or B Commercial Driver’s License and MVR in good standing.
    • Professional and courteous demeanor.
    • Ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
    • Ability to successfully complete a General Abilities Assessment and pass post-offer background check, physical and drug screening.
Date Posted: 11-23-2022

All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.