Job Opening: Route Driver (CDL) Grand Prairie, TX

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Red Ball Oxygen Co., Inc. is a privately owned distributor of Industrial, Specialty, and Medical Gases, welding and industrial equipment, and safety supplies. We have 19 retail operations in Louisiana, Texas, and Arkansas, with packaged gas production capabilities in Shreveport, LA, Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Houston, TX.

We are looking for a dynamic, fast-paced CDL Route Driver for our Grand Prairie, TX Branch.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Accurately, correctly, and safely delivers hard goods and gases in an on-time manner, while providing excellent customer service.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES:
  1. Operates vehicles and machinery in a safe and responsible manner, observing all relevant federal, state, and local laws, as well as Company safety guidelines, at all times.
  2. Wears all appropriate protective equipment, including:
    • Steel- toe safety shoes
    • Hand, eye, ear, head protection, etc., when neccessary
  3. Preserves the safe and proper working order of all machinery and equipment, reporting immediately any deficient items to a Supervisor.
  4. Follows D.O.T. guidelines at all times, fulfilling all daily requirements.
  5. Delivers materials in manner that maintains the highest levels of service by.
    • Following  the directions of the Dispatcher or Supervisor
    • Taking the most direct and advantageous route possible
  6. Ensures the accuracy of deliveries and pick-ups by filling out the delivery tickets properly and double-checking all items before leaving and with customer upon delivery.
  7. Promotes the image of Red Ball Oxygen Company, Inc. in a positive way at all times by:
    • Maintaining neat personal appearance, wearing clean and tucked-in uniforms
    • Exhibiting a courteous and professional attitude towards customers, vendors, and co-workers
    • Maintaining truck cleanliness
    • Responsive communication of customer needs and/or complaints
  8. The responsibilities of a Route Driver can be labor intensive. The routine day consist of approximately 15% driving and 85% loading and unloading your truck at designated locations.
Other Duties as Required:

This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of this position. Incumbents are expected to follow any other reasonable instructions, and perform any other related duties, as may be required by their supervisor. Performance of this job in a safe manner and in keeping with established Red Ball Oxygen policies is a condition of employment.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Class A CDL with Hazmat endorsements.
  • 20 months of driving experience a plus.
  • Clear background and driving record.
  • Current DOT Medical card.
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE DESIRED:
  • Some experience in handling compressed gases
  • Computer skills or some knowledge of computer order entry system

Red Ball Oxygen offers a competitive compensation and benefits package: medical, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, 401(k) plan, PTO (Paid Time Off) and Holidays.

Please fill out the attached application and send a resume to employment@redballoxygen.com

Driver Application- 2-25-2016

Krysta CyrJob Opening: Route Driver (CDL) Grand Prairie, TX

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