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Agronomy CDL A or B Driver - Seasonal Job in Deerfield, Ohio US

Agronomy CDL A or B Driver - Seasonal

Deerfield Farms Service, Inc. - Deerfield, OH

Posted: 4/14/2021 - Expires: 5/14/2021

Job ID: 226229994

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Job Description

Job Description

Looking to earn some money for the summer? Have a CDL A license and want to work in Agriculture? Apply now for a seasonal driver position in our Agronomy Department.

Deerfield Ag Services is a family owned, full-service agricultural services provider with one agronomy and four grain locations located throughout Northeastern Ohio, and we’re looking for the cream of the crop to join our rapidly growing team.

The purpose of this position is to drive semi-truck with trailer, flat bed with tanks, bulk tender dry fertilizer to transport grain, seed, chemicals, equipment, or other materials to specified destinations, while providing great customer service to our customers.

Responsibilities Driving

  • Drive tractor-trailer combination, applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations, to transport and deliver products.
  • Maneuver truck into loading or unloading position, following signals from others as needed.
  • Inspect truck before and after trip and notify shop foreman of necessary repairs.
  • Load and unload truck or assist with as necessary.
  • Fasten chain or binders to secure load on trailer when needed.
  • Inspect truck before and after trip and notify shop foreman of necessary repairs.

Performance Expectations

  • Use safety precaution at all times.
  • Complete paperwork in a timely, accurate and legible fashion.
  • Represent Deerfield Ag Service in the most positive light.
  • If a mill or other destination informs you of information that would have an impact on Deerfield Ag Services, notify supervisor immediately.
  • Loads are to be kept at a legal weight.

Skills

  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (Smart Phone, ELD, GPS, CB etc)
  • Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Ability to follow direction and read a map; ability to operate equipment in a safe manner
  • Mechanical aptitude to perform routine maintenance
  • DOT and Safety Rules and Regulations
  • Tractor trailer experience. Experience with various trailer types preferred.
  • Class A CDL or B CDL License in some instances. Tanker endorsements mandatory.
  • Manual dexterity sufficient to reach/handle items and work with the fingers
  • Ability to use sense of smell in grading of grain for mold etc
  • Vision requirements: ability to see at close and distant ranges. Able to see tiny objects with out magnifying glass (ie: weevils, sprout on wheat berries) Ability to see color
  • Basic mathematical skills; written and verbal communication skills

Identified Skills


Job Summary

Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Regular Employment
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Work Shift:
First
Job Reference Code
N/A
Salary
N/A
Licenses / Certifications:
CDL A or B
Display Recommended WorkKeys®Recommended WorkKeys®:
Applied Math: 4
Graphic Literacy: 3

Workplace Documentation: 3