Pitt Ohio P&D City Driver in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Description/Job Summary

US Cargo, a subsidiary of Pitt Ohio, with terminals throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia is seeking aNon-CDL Straight Truck Driver – P&D for our* Pittsburgh, PA*terminal. US Cargo is a specialized and highly successful leader in the courier and small package transportation industry. US Cargo prides itself on developing transportation services and solutions to meet our customer s needs.

Qualifications:

  • Must be minimum 22 years of age.

  • Complete employment application in its entirety.

  • Must have the ability to read and write the English language.

  • Have a minimum of one year verifiable experience driving a 24 -26 Straight Truck. This is a Non-CDL rated vehicle.

  • Possess valid driver s license issued by the resident state of the driver. Operators who have recently moved from another state must produce a copy of the former license or provide license information for verification from that state.

  • No more than 2 moving violations within the last 3 years prior to the order date of a Motor Vehicle Record.

  • No record of a driver license suspension or revocation for more than 30 days, covering the 3 year period prior to the order date of a Motor Vehicle Record.

  • Major Violations - No record of citation or conviction for major violations listed below within the last 3 years prior to the order date of a Motor Vehicle Record:

o Driving while under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

o Reckless homicide or involuntary manslaughter.

o Driving in excess of 20 mph over the posted speed limit.

o Operating while under suspension or revocation (except as listed above).

o Speed exhibitions, contests or drag racing.

o Use of a motor vehicle in the commission of a felony.

o Assault with a motor vehicle.

o Reckless driving, careless endangerment or road rage.

o Fleeing or eluding a police officer.

  • Must pass Department of Transportation physical exam.

  • Must consent to, and pass (negative result) a pre-employment drug screen.

  • Must pass criminal background check.

  • Successfully complete a US Cargo road test administered by US Cargo personnel.

  • Physical Demands – must possess capability to lift up to 75 lbs occasionally; 35 lbs frequently; frequent bending/pushing/pulling, lifting bulky objects and loading/unloading either manually or with pallet jack or two wheeler with weights anywhere from 30-75 lbs.

  • Job Description:*

  • Provide service to customers by making pick ups and deliveries in a 24 -26 Straight Truck at customer locations. May transport freight between US Cargo terminals and/or make shuttle runs to specific meet points.

  • Perform inspection of vehicle for defects and safe operating conditions before, during and after trips, and complete a written report on the condition of the vehicle at the end of each trip.

  • Apply knowledge of defensive driving skills in maneuvering vehicle in accordance with road conditions, traffic and inclement weather; ensure security of customers property, the safety of the driver and the general public.

  • Provide a positive representation of the company be demonstrating safe, responsible driving practices. When servicing customers, display a professional and polite attitude at all times.

  • Load and unload trailer either individually or with assistance of dockworkers, with or without mechanical freight handling equipment.

  • Securing of shipments on the truck may be required through strapping, load bars or other means.

  • Ensure that all required shipping documents are available for inspection and that appropriate paperwork accompanies shipment when delivered.

  • Fully support all technologies and processes introduced by company.

  • Report any accidents, injuries and safety hazards whether they are personal or property immediately.

  • Promptly report any delays due to breakdowns, weather, traffic conditions or other emergencies, or in the event of irregularities relating to the pick up or delivery of shipments.

  • Display a neat, clean appearance; follow company s dress and appearance policy.

To be considered for employment, please apply online at uscargo.balancetrak.com.

US Cargo values diversity. Women and minorities are encouraged to join our team! EOE M/F/D/V