CDL Class A Driver - Oak Creek
Oak Creek, WI 
Posted 10 days ago
Job Description
Want to become an Owner? Bliffert Lumber and Hardware is Employee Owned!

Bliffert Lumber is looking to hire an experienced CDL Class A driver to its growing staff at our Oak Creek yard.  If you are hardworking, positive and dedicated, Bliffert Lumber is an ideal place to display your talents.

Yard Location:
6826 S. 13th St,
Oak Creek, WI 53154

Bliffert Lumber is a family owned and operated company serving Wisconsin for over 100 years.  We offer competitive wages and benefits. 

- Competitive wages
- Paid vacation
- Paid Holidays
- 401(k), Safe Harbor, and Profit Sharing
- Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance

Primary Objectives of a CDL Driver
•    Drive any combination of vehicles with GVW of 26,001 or more pounds
•    Transport and deliver goods

Primary Responsibilities of a Class A Driver
•    Perform daily checklists on vehicles before driving them to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order, report vehicle defects or damage to the vehicles
•    Maintain logs of working hours and of vehicle service and repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations
•    Obtain receipts or signatures when loads are delivered, and collect payment for services when required
•    Check all load-related documentation (including bills of lading) to ensure that it is complete and accurate
•    Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew as needed; check that vehicle position is correct and any special loading equipment is properly positioned. Operate hydraulic lift gates safely
•    Secure cargo for transport, using wedges and straps. Ensure safety when inspecting
•    Drive trucks to weigh stations along routes, to comply with state regulations
•    Use cellphones to exchange information with supervisors or other drivers. Ensure hands free communication while operating vehicle
•    Perform basic vehicle maintenance including adding oil, fuel, and radiator fluid, or performing minor repairs
•    Load and unload trucks, or help others with loading and unloading, operating any powered equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary
•    May be required to manually carry loads inside residences
•    Responsible for following all safety rules and policies as outlined by the DOT and communicated by Bliffert Lumber management
•    Responsible for following all general housekeeping practices as communicated by manager
•    Practice and perform excellent service for all customers
•    Protects company values by keeping financial information and plans confidential
•    Report Injuries to manager immediately
•    Drive safely and responsible, immediately report any accidents or traffic violations
•    Additional job responsibilities to be determined by Manager
•    Sorting, stocking, and moving lumber and building materials
•    Fill orders
•    Loading supplies for customers
•    Operate power tools, saws, and chainsaws
•    Read special orders from sales people
•    Read instructions from supervisors or sales people in handling customer requests and safety procedures in the workplace
•    Read carefully the products labels, warnings, and directions posted in the products and warehouse
•    Complete inventory sheets
•    Read invoices and orders
•    Read and follow work schedules
•    Enter number entries in loading sheets
•    Look in the charts for the weights of forklifts that can carry and lift
•    Sorting, stocking, and moving lumber and building materials
•    Fill orders
•    Loading supplies for customers
•    Operate power tools, saws, and chainsaws

Requirements of the Class A Driver
•    Reports to the location manager and foreman
•    Daily travel with company vehicle
•    Occasional out of state travel
•    Lifting up to 125 lbs
•    Report for random drug and alcohol when selected in pool
•    Maintaining CDL Class A or B license
•    Pass and report Fed Med


Job Summary
Start Date
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Hours per Week
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
1st Shift
Salary and Benefits
based on experience
Required Education
Required Experience
1+ years
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