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Company: Napa Valley Petroleum
Location: Vallejo
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

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Truck Driver Fuel Delivery$2,500 Sign-On Bonus! Pay starts at $25, depending on experience.
Napa Valley Petroleum offers:

  • A great benefit package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, HSA, 401k and profit sharing).
  • Local Management. You are not just another number!
  • Positive work environment
  • Ongoing training
  • Strong emphasis on your personal safety
    JOB SUMMARY:

    The purpose of this position is the safe and efficient transport and delivery of propane, gasoline, and diesel fuel by operating (driving) trucks (pickup and tanker).

    ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
    • Perform fueling tasks.
    • Perform lifting, pulling, pushing and carrying of propane tanks, full and/or empty.
    • Inspect vehicle and equipment for defects and safe operating condition before and after trips, when stopped during your work day. Submit defects and /or unsafe conditions to Dispatcher, as soon as safely possible.
    • Drive truck to destination in accordance with Federal and State regulations, normally in periods of up to 12 hours for California intrastate driving, followed by an off-duty period of at least 8 consecutive hours.
    • Apply knowledge of commercial driving training and skill in maneuvering vehicle at varying speed in difficult situations, such as heavy traffic, inclement weather, or challenging delivery areas.
    • Ensure that all shipping documentation (e.g. bills of lading, freight bills, weight tickets etc.) required to move with shipments is available for inspection, that appropriate paperwork accompanies shipments when delivered, and that signed bills of lading for proof of delivery are turned into dispatch daily, or at first return to terminal from tour of duty.
    • Maintain records required for compliance with State and Federal regulations including driver s logs, records of fuel purchases, mileage records, and other records required by law; or by the instructions of NVP Dispatcher.
    • Perform all duties in accordance with company policies and procedures, and comply with all Federal, State and local regulations for the safe operation of a motor vehicle.
    • Report all accidents involving driver or company equipment.
    • When stopped and safely able to call or text, report roadway safety hazards noted in route via to dispatch locations.
    • When stopped and safely able to call or text, promptly report any delays due to breakdown, weather, traffic conditions or other emergencies. Also report if there is more than a one-hour delay in delivering, or in the event of irregularities relating to delivery of fuel.
    • Punctuality and regular attendance is mandatory.
      PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
      • Must be able to sit and remain alert while driving for an aggregate period of up to 12 hours California intrastate.
      • Must be able to shift a manual transmission and operate foot pedals.
      • Must be able to perform occasional squatting to access and handle fueling equipment.
      • Must be able to perform occasional crouching to access and handle fueling equipment.
      • Must be able to enter and exit the vehicle s cab 8 to 10 times a day or more. Cab floor level is generally from 36 to 50 inches above ground level with entry and exit achieved with the assistance of various configurations of steps and handholds; also requires occasional bending, twisting, climbing, squatting, crouching and balancing.
      • Must be able to perform occasional pushing or pulling of equipment, such as hoses and connectors, weighing up to 50 pounds, with or without a mechanical aid.
      • Must be able to frequently perform carrying of freight and/or equipment, weighing 1 pound to 50 pounds and of varying size and shape, a distance of at least 1 foot but usually no more than 100 feet.
      • Must be able to frequently reach for freight and/or equipment at waist level, and occasionally reach for freight and/or equipment above shoulder height of below waist level.
      • Must be able to frequently reach above shoulder level, at waist level, and below waist level for maneuvering and directing the controls to operate related equipment.
      • Must be able to spend at least 40% of the day standing and 20% of the day walking on surfaces such as concrete, wood and metal, and sometimes on uneven, slippery and wet surfaces.
      • Must be able to climb ladder safely.
        ACCOUNTABILITY:
        • Safe and legal operation of a commercial motor vehicle.
        • Safe and timely transportation of freight (fuel) from origin to destination.
        • Proper loading and unloading of freight (fuel) to assure safety and minimal risk of damage to cargo and danger to persons.
        • Proper handling and accurate completion of all necessary paperwork related to truck operations and freight (fuel) movements.
        • Professional representation of Napa Valley Petroleum through responsible driving.
          QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
          • Must possess a valid Commercial Driver s License.
          • Must have the ability to read and write in English, and to perform simple mathematical calculations with mental ability to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, and to operate electronic logging devices and/or automatic on-board recording devices.
          • Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.
          • Must have knowledge of DOT and State regulations governing safe driving, hours of service inspection and maintenance and transportation of hazardous materials.
          • Must meet and maintain the medical standards of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation.
          • Must satisfactorily pass a drug test, and if hired, be subject to random alcohol and drug testing.
            WORK ENVIRONMENT:
            • Drivers may spend 30% to 70% of time out-of-doors, exposed to potentially difficult environmental conditions.
            • Drivers may be subject to irregular work schedules, temperature and weather extremes, long trips, short notice for assignment of trips, delivery schedules, delays in route and other stresses and fatigue related to driving a large, commercial fuel delivery vehicle on crowded streets, highways, and rural areas, in all kinds of weather.
            • Drivers typically spend 30% to 90% of on-duty time in the truck. While driving, operators are exposed to noise and vibration levels which may be higher than those typically experienced in passenger cars.





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