Class A Driver-OTR

Company Name:
Airgas, Inc
Class A Driver-OTR
Location: ADI - Star
City: Star
State/Territory: US-MS
Job Code: 7845
# of openings: 1
CDL Class A Driver (OTR)
Airgas USA, LLC., a leading distributor of industrial, medical, & specialty gases & welding supplies, is seeking an experienced localCDL Class A Driver - OTRto join our Branch Operations team inStar, MS.
The Class-A Driver position will deliver products to customers on a scheduled route or intermittently. Records deliveries and pick-ups on a load manifest and obtains signatures from customers for receipt purposes. Listens to and resolves service inquires and complaints. Load/unload truck. Performs pre and post trip vehicle inspections, documenting deficiencies and ensures all safety items are in good working order. Maintains neat, clean and professional personal appearance, and maintains vehicle appearance in a professional manner.
Upload, deliver and download safely to customers hard good orders as well as cylinders containing compressed gases .
Communicate in person with customers, providing information on cost, ordering and delivery times, etc.
Maintain load manifests and all other vehicle documents, ensuring they are properly completed and balanced with truck counts and shipping documents before and after deliveries.
Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment.
Ensure all safety rules are strictly observed.
Maintain appropriate drivers' license.
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. Some routes may require layovers. Performance of this job in a safe manner and in keeping with established Airgas policies is a condition of employment.
Class A CDL driver's license with Tanker and HAZMAT endorsements.
Clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR).
3-years experience driving commercial vehicle.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Ability to read and comprehend material safety data sheets.
Ability to routinely lift 60 lbs
Must be able to drive hazardous cargo for up to 8 hours; frequent bending also required.
Ability to work independently and under some pressure to meet deadlines.
Must be able to work occasional overtime if necessary.
Must be able to work with a wide variety of people with different personalities and backgrounds.
Must have basic computer experience.
Must be able to work outdoors in temperatures ranging from -15 to 100 degrees.
Must meet all physical qualification standards imposed by regulation for drivers.
Must be able to operate in a drug-free workplace.
Retail local delivery route experience strongly desired.
Language Skills:
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before customers or employees of the Company.
Mathematical Skills:
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.
Physical Demands:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Airgas is an Equal Opportunity & Affirmative Action Employer and promotes a Drug Free Work Environment.

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