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Driver

Houston, TX, USA Req #749
Monday, November 4, 2019

At Briggs Equipment, our employees and our culture are just as important to the
company as serving our customers. We believe our employees are the key to our
success. We pride ourselves in hiring the highest quality people, placing
emphasis on safety, ethics, integrity and respect.

 

We are an ESOP company. And we give thoughtful consideration to making
investments. We realize the decisions we make about investments and operating
practices ultimately affect the lives of our co-workers, families and business
partners. And like those who went before us, every one of us takes that
responsibility seriously.
 

Our Mission Statement

“Passionate people, powerful solutions, rapidly delivering the equipment and services to
move people and materials.”
 

Our Vision

Achieving flawless execution of Safety First, Financial Performance, and Dealer
Excellence through the commitment of our employees.
 

Our Values

·     Integrity

·     Family

·     Fun

·     Success


Simply stated, Briggs employees strive to do the right thing by exceeding the
expectations of each other, our customers and our community.

POSITION PURPOSE:

The Driver is responsible for delivering material handling equipment to assigned locations.

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
1. Pick up and deliver equipment to assigned locations
2. Ensure stability and proper securement of the load per DOT guidelines
3. Instruct customers on the safe operations of the equipment
4. Perform pre-delivery and pre-pickup inspections of equipment
5. Record deliveries and appropriate paperwork in a timely manner, including mileage logs and fuel receipts
6. Perform minor repairs and maintenance to equipment
7. Maintain truck and trailer cleanliness and appearance
8. Complete daily vehicle inspection reports
9. Maintain a culture of safety & participates in all safety meetings
10. Maintain required training and safety certifications
11. Perform other related duties as assigned


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Basic Knowledge & Competencies:
• Excellent customer service skills
• Thorough knowledge of equipment & operations that apply to the branch
• Good verbal and written communication skills

Previous Experience/Education:
• High school diploma or GED equivalent required
• Valid Class A CDL required
• 1+ years’ experience in forklift or related industry preferred
• 2+ years’ experience of commercial driving preferred

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
• Standing, walking, lifting, twisting and bending on a frequent basis
• Ability to lift up to 75 pounds
• Availability to work 24/7 on-call schedule as needed
• 100% travel to customer sites

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Houston, TX, USA