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Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. Class A CDL Combo Driver in Saint Charles, Missouri

Job Description

Old Dominion Freight Line is currently recruiting for a Line Haul Driver & Doclworker to join our OD Family Culture. Based on the level of freight available, this position may safely load and unload freight at the service center and also deliver freight by tractor-trailer to company service centers or customer facilities/work sites. Successfully load and unload freight during scheduled shifts using a forklift or manually in a safe, efficient manner. Line Haul Drivers & Dock workers are critical members of our OD Family they help to accurately deliver our customer's freight and help keep our promises.

Responsibilities

Dock Worker

  • Load and unload freight on trailers using a motorized forklift, pallet jack or manually in compliance with state and federal DOT guidelines. Use various loading techniques, such as loading tight or cross loading.

  • Transport self and/or freight continuously throughout the service center on non-forgiving surfaces.

  • Utilize Dock Yard Management System to consistently monitor freight shipment locations throughout the service center.

  • Read and interpret shipping labels. Familiarity with, and in some cases ability to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports and exception forms.

  • Hand load, rewrap or stack freight as necessary.

  • Insure the quality loading of all trailers.

  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope).

  • Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Driver

  • Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, maintenance, and transportation of hazardous materials.

  • Meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation and satisfactorily pass a drug test and alcohol test.

  • Load and unload freight on trailers using a motorized forklift, pallet jack or manually in compliance with state and federal DOT guidelines. Use various loading techniques, such as loading tight or cross loading.

  • Transport self and/or freight continuously throughout the service center on non-forgiving surfaces.

  • Utilize Dock Yard Management System to consistently monitor freight shipment locations throughout the service center.

  • Read and interpret shipping labels. Familiarity with, and in some cases ability to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports and exception forms.

  • Hand load, rewrap or stack freight as necessary.

  • Ensure the quality loading of all trailers.

  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies (e.g. pallets, straps, rope).

  • Frequent contact with service center personnel; fast-pace and deadline oriented.

  • Operates BLU/DYMS and any other computer/internal freight monitoring systems required.

  • Available for around the clock shifts to accommodate freight movements and must be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • Must have the ability to read, write, speak English and perform simple mathematical calculations with general mental abilities to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, maintain logs, etc.

  • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license (CDL-A) with hazardous materials, and twin/triple trailer endorsements.

  • Must have an acceptable motor vehicle record.

  • Must have 12 months previous tractor-trailer driving experience and/or be a graduate of a State Certified, Licensed and Safety Department approved driving school, and/or have satisfactorily completed the Old Dominion Truck Driver Training program (ODTDT-8/88)

  • Must have the ability to properly operate hand held mini-computer when required.

  • Must have good oral communications skills.

  • Must be able to follow instructions and take directions via two-way radio or by phone.

  • Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.

  • Must have knowledge of DOT regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, inspection and maintenance and transportation of hazardous materials.

  • Must be available for around-the-clock trips to accommodate freight movements and must be able to be away from home for extended periods of time.

  • Must meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Department of Transportation.

  • Must satisfactorily pass a drug test.

  • Must satisfactorily pass and alcohol test (if applicable),

  • Must satisfactorily pass the orientation/training program instructions by an Old Dominion qualified driver trainer.

  • Must be at least 22 years old.

  • Must have working knowledge of safe and efficient lifting and transporting procedures.

  • Must have working knowledge of procedures surrounding all aspects of freight transportation.

  • Must have knowledge of different loading techniques such as loading tight and cross loading.

  • Familiarity with, and in some cases ability, to complete the various forms utilized in freight movement such as shipping orders, city stripping manifests, freight bills, overage/damage movement reports and exception forms.

  • Ability to utilize the dock yard management system permitting consistent monitoring of shipment locations as freight moves through the various terminals.

Join the OD Family Today!

As a Full Time member of our Family, you are eligible to receive:

  • Health, Dental & Vision Benefits

  • Short Term & Long Term Disability

  • Flex Spending Accounts

  • 401(k) retirement Plan

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee credit Union, Vacation & Holiday

  • “Birthday Holiday” who doesn’t love some extra attention on their Birthday?

Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and/or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and/or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).

Requisition ID 2020-14982

Location STL - ST. LOUIS - STL - MO

Category Driver

City Saint Charles

Position Type Regular Full-Time

State MO

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