Plant Truck Driver Full-time

at Gladieux Metals Recycling, LLC in Freeport, TX (Published at October-21-2021)

About the Company:  Gladieux Metals Recycling provides environmentally friendly services to its refinery customers in North America as a leading true verified recycler of spent catalyst.  The facility recovers molybdenum, vanadium, nickel, cobalt and various alumina products to be sold in chemical and metallurgical applications.  This reclaiming process converts a hazardous waste into raw materials, thereby reducing the need for mining and also conserving natural resources. GMR’s process delivers a sustainable alternative to landfilling and exporting of hazardous waste and provides end-to-end tracking, providing a best-in-class Cradle-to-Grave solution for its customers.

Position Summary:  The Plant Truck Driver is responsible for safely driving, weighing, and spotting trailers throughout the plant. Specific duties include but are not limited to:  Report to shipping clerk to receive delivery invoices.  Make sure load is tied down properly before leaving yard.  Make sure that load is not over-weight, per regulation.  Make sure proper labeling is on all containers prior to use. (accumulation start date & placarding)  Make sure load is double-checked for accuracy before leaving yard and job site.  Keep picking slips in vehicle at all times.  Drives, weighs, and roll-offs at different locations throughout the plant.  Inspects empty containers. Includes washing and securing roll off boxes after use.  Completes daily inspections on equipment and trailers and completes check sheets.  Ensures that truck is positioned and secured at proper loading rack.  Assists Material Handlers, as needed. Includes operating forklift and catalyst transfer units.  Wears all protective clothing and equipment, including respirator equipment that may be required in a manner that ensures maximum personal safety.  Communicates with facility supervisor on any problems as they occur.  Completes any other duties that may be assigned in order to finish the job.  Requires knowledge of materials, loading, and unloading procedures, maintaining company equipment (trucks), filling out preventative maintenance logs, and adhering to safety procedures. Maintains logs of travel and cargo according to federal and state regulations.

Qualifications:  High school diploma or equivalent required along with three years or more warehouse and or chemical loading and unloading experience.  Requires a valid class B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with HAZMAT endorsement; Must have satisfactory driving record.  Forklift certification preferred but can get certified onsite.  Pass respirator fit test, criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen.   Follow written & verbal instructions and communicate to effectively both verbally and in writing.  Receiving and successfully pass training for OSHA, LOTO, DOT, HAZMAT, NCCER, RCRA, Site-Specific Training and any other required certifications for the position.

All interested candidates should send their resume to:

** Equal Opportunity Employer **


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