CDL - A Driver

Pearl City, HI 96782, USA Req #1599
Friday, August 5, 2022

At Odyssey, we believe high expectations are the key to everything. When we strive to become better than what we are, everything around us becomes better, too.  Odyssey strives to foster an environment that allows employees to develop new ideas and thrive. With our advanced technology, global network and integrated processes, we regularly break new ground for clients and are able to offer logistics careers that cultivate successful professionals and develop existing talent.
 

Our team is comprised of logisticians, engineers, technicians and supply chain experts, as well as professionals in other administrative and specialized areas who work at multiple locations across the United States, as well as in our international operations in North America, Europe and Asia.
 

For more information, please visit www.odysseylogistics.com


RPM, a wholly owned subsidiary of Odyssey Logistics & Technology, is a solid, quality and fast growing diversified transportation company with 9 locations and looking to expand. We have provided customers with quality service for over 36 years and continue to do so today.  We are currently seeking an Class A Driver for our terminal located in Pearl City.  


SUMMARY

Perform local pick up and deliveries of freight        


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Operate tractor-trailer combination, including doubles;
Perform daily pre-trip,  post-trip and safety inspections on equipment;
Organized and capable of managing time to meet deadlines;
Communicate with customers to determine pick up or delivery needs;
Perform freight handling using motorized and manual equipment, including forklift, pallet jack and hand truck;
Arrange freight to maximize trailer capacity, distribute weight and secure the contents with appropriate materials;
Verify documentation matches freight description;
Comply with all hazardous material regulations and procedures;
Adhere to dispatch instructions, route sequencing and communicate with dispatch as required.  Must have the ability to use a two way radio;
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations;
Ability to follow instructions and complete required training;
Report issues to dispatch immediately.







OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES

Manage, collect and return cash and checks to base terminal;
Demonstrate internal and external customer service;
Solicit additional business provide leads to sales for potential new opportunities;
The ability to work independently and as a team member.
Perform other duties as required.



SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This position is not responsible for supervising anyone.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

High school or GED, Class A driver’s license and at least two-years driving experience.


LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedural manuals.  Ability to effectively communicate both orally and in writing with all levels of staff, customers, peers and management.


MATHEMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.  


CERTIFICATIONS, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

Must possess a Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with hazardous materials endorsement.  A doubles endorsement is preferred;
Must possess acceptable Motor Vehicle record (MVR) based on hiring standards;
Must meet all department of transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements under section Federal Motor Carrier (FMC) regulations;
Forklift Certification preferred;
Must be able to pass a DOT physical and successfully pass a road test at all times.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Choice of medical plans with FSA, HRA and HSA options;
  • Company-paid dental and life/disability Plans;
  • 401K with company match;
  • Preferred vendor discounts;
  • Work-life balance

No relocation allowance will be considered unless specifically addressed. All applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

Odyssey is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against qualified applicants with regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, genetics or veteran status. In addition to federal law requirements Odyssey complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.  This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment.

 

Other details

  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Telecommute % 0
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Pearl City, HI 96782, USA