Shavings Driver in Clinton, NC at Butterball

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

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Job Description

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of what is required of personnel so classified. They do not imply or establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the employer.  

Incumbents in this position are expected to perform the essential functions, tasks, duties, responsibilities, and physical requirements of this role with or without reasonable accommodation within the described work environment.  

Butterball, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to the fair and impartial treatment of all employees and applicants for employment without regard to gender, age, race, religion, color, national origin, physical or mental disability, military/veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, or any other status protected by law.


Position Summary: 

Drives diesel powered tractor trailer combination to transport and deliver wood shavings to turkey farms.

Essential Duties, Functions and responsibilities:

Conducts pre and post trip inspections to determine the trucks condition and ensure that everything is in proper running order.
Delivers shavings to turkey farms daily in a safe and efficient manner.
Backs tractor trailer into turkey farm and loading areas.
Assists other workers in the department by helping load and unload trucks.
Resolves problems on turkey farms when supervision is not available by using common sense to handle situations. Adjust to errors and complaints.
Follows instructions and company polices.
Must maintain a good driving record.
Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Must have a valid North Carolina Class A CDL and Department of Transportation Certified Medical Certificate.
Ability to read and understand documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
Ability to prepare routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to make decisions on backing, turning, entering and exiting farms.
Ability to operate trucks on narrow, dimly-lighted roads.

Physical Requirements:

Regularly required to sit.
Use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls.
Reach with hands and arms.
Climbs and/or balances oneself.
Occasionally required to stand, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
Occasionally lift and/or move up to 50lbs

Working Conditions/Department Description:

Occasionally works in outside weather conditions
Occasionally exposed to vibration

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