AECOM Truckdriver-Heavy in Memphis, Tennessee

United States of America - Tennessee, Memphis

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Truck Driver - Heavy for our Memphis, TN location.

Purpose and Scope:

Drives gas or diesel powered trucks. Pick up, transport and deliver parts, material, equipment and components to pre-determined destinations. Vehicles may weigh up to 4 tons. Drives vehicles both on and off of government installations and in light to heavy traffic conditions. Transports HAZMAT as necessary in performance of depot mission. Supervised by Operations Manager or Unit Lead. Receives daily work assignments from Dispatcher.

Essential Responsibilities:

1) Drives trucks up to 14,000 lbs to destination for pick-up and delivery based on instructions or directions received and by using maps.

2) Inspects truck for defects before and after trips.

3)-- Monitors vehicle during operation and reports maintenance/repair requirements to Dispatcher.

4) Secures loads being transported to ensure safe and undamaged arrival at destination.

5) Reports and receives direction via radio or cellular phone.

6) Assists in loading and unloading of material transported.

7) Must have valid operator license.

8) --- Perform daily preventive maintenance adjustments to truck.

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or GED required

Minimum six months general experience. Minimum six months specific experience which will demonstrate knowledge required to perform requirements of position.

May substitute experience for education at the rate of one year of specific experience for one year of high school.

Must be able to obtain license to use any equipment for which a current license is not held within 30 days of selection.

Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance.

Due to the nature of the work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Information:

  • No relocation will be authorized for this position.

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test and be capable and willing to submit and pass random fitness for duty screening particularly for drugs and alcohol.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Logistics and Supply Chain

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201049BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.