Loading...
Share this Job

Truck Driver

Date:  Apr 2, 2021
Location: 

Newark, IL, US, 60541

Req ID:  143
Division:  Country Operations
Employment Type:  Full Time

CHS Inc. is a leading global agribusiness owned by farmers, ranchers and cooperatives across the United States that provides grain, food and energy resources to businesses and consumers around the world.  We serve agriculture customers and consumers across the United States and around the world.  Most of our 11,000 employees are in the United States, but today we have employees in 19 countries. At CHS, we are creating connections to empower agriculture.

Summary

CHS has an exciting opportunity in our Country Operations Division. We are looking for a Driver pick up and deliver grain and other products. You must have a high energy level, exhibit personal integrity, have an excellent driving record and be committed to safety, customer service, and solving problems creatively.  You must have a good work ethic with professional communications skills.

Responsibilities

  • Pick up and deliver product to customers in a safe, timely, and professional manner, ensuring the truck is operated in a safe manner at all times.
  • Follow all guidelines and regulations for hauling products
  • Maintain logs and complete daily reports as instructed
  • Perform visual inspection of truck before leaving premises and complete maintenance report on all deficiencies.
  • Report all accidents, traffic violations, and damage
  • to vehicles.
  • Complete daily maintenance report and notify supervisor of any needed repairs.
  • Manage all aspects of the load on your truck and be responsible for all shortages and damages unless visual observation of loading is not possible.  In this case, note “shippers load and count on loading.”
  • Maintain cleanliness of your truck both inside and out. Sweep trailers out after each use.
  • Ensure on time loading and unloading and communicate with vendors/customers if delays occur.
  • Provide excellent customer service, treating all customers in a friendly and courteous manner.
  • Be available to load and/or unload your loads as needed.
  • Make out daily trip sheet and other paper work as required.
  • Use sound judgment and abilities to support the best interests of the company in all situations.
  • Perform other related duties as needed or assigned.
  • Work additional hours and occasional Weekends to meet business needs (especially during peak seasons)

Minimum Qualifications (required)

  • Must meet minimum age requirement
  • Class A CDL with Tanker and Air Brake endorsements
  • Experience operating a tractor trailer combination
  • Must pass a DOT required physical and drug screen
  • Must meet DOT and Company requirements
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English
  • Ability to work additional hours and occasional Saturdays to meet business demands
  • Ability to lift/carry up to 80lbs, walk, stand, sit, bend, and kneel

Additional Qualifications

  • Agriculture background
  • Bulk liquid experience
  • Customer Service experience

CHS offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Vision, Hearing, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Paid Vacation , 401K, Company Funded Pension, Profit Sharing, Long and Short Term Disability, Tuition reimbursement, and Adoption assistance.

CHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Effective January 6, 2020, the U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) requires employers to conduct a pre-employment verification full query against the newly established License Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse prior to beginning employment in a position that requires a valid commercial driver’s license (CDL). Candidates seeking employment in a position that requires a commercial motor vehicle license must voluntarily enter their information into the FMCSA and must provide disclosure authorization, at the time of offer, to CHS or an authorized third-party agent of CHS to verify the information.


Nearest Major Market: Chicago