Tank Exchange Transport Driver in Dallas, TX at Ferrellgas

Date Posted: 11/5/2018

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Job Description

For more than 70 years, people all across America have relied on Ferrellgas for their home, business, and agricultural needs.
Why work at Ferrellgas? Because Ferrellgas maintains a friendly, family, competitive atmosphere within a growing Organization that currently stands second largest in the U.S. Our blue trucks stand at the forefront of green efforts by means of new propane fueled initiatives such as autogas. Performance improvement is expected and is facilitated through in house competitions and annual employee recognition awards.
We strive to hire and retain the most elite employees, several of which have been featured in Ingram's "40 under 40" lists. Not only does Ferrellgas care about the Employee, we care about the Employee's family as well; which is why we offer a scholarship program for the children of our Employees. Not to mention Ferrellgas is a Fortune 1000 company!
If you want to be part of a winning Organization, join the Ferrellgas Team today!
Description: Under direction of Area Product Coordinator, this position is responsible for propane cylinder and/or other product delivery to Blue Rhino distributor locations in an efficient, punctual, and safe manner. Minimum two years of experience with a Class A CDL, tanker and hazmat endorsements preferred.

Essential Functions:
  • Ensures the regional pickup and safe delivery of propane cylinders and/or other products as directed.
  • Maintains preventive maintenance program for transport truck and trailer.
  • Follows DOT requirements and company safe driver guidelines while performing duties.
  • Performs daily inspections as required by DOT and Ferrell North America to ensure that assigned equipment is in safe and compliant operating condition.
  • Ensures all required paperwork including certifications, logs, etc are completed and is in compliance with company and government regulations.
  • Adheres to all company safety policies and procedures.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Possess a valid Class A CDL with hazmat and tanker endorsement preferred.
  • Hazmat endorsement, or be willing to obtain this endorsements.
  • Forklift experience preferred
  • Preferred two years tractor/trailer experience and/or combo 1yr experience after completion of truck driving school.
  • Demonstrated communications, interpersonal, and teamwork skills necessary to work safely and effectively with customers and Ferrellgas employees.
Working Conditions:
  • Physical ability to lift 40lbs in each hand repeatedly throughout the day, in all weather conditions, extreme hot or cold
  • Work and drive in all types of weather
  • May require overnight stay
  • Ability to work maximum hours allowed under DOT hours of service regulations
Ferrellgas offers competitive pay, a comprehensive cafeteria style benefits package, a wellness credit, a 401(k) plan with a company match, an Employee Stock Ownership Plan, paid holidays, vacation, and bonus potential.