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Posted: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 3:26 PM

Job DescriptionHerc Rentals is a premier full-line equipment-rental company providing our customers the equipment solutions they need to get their work done safely, confidently and cost effectively, while enabling them to conserve capital for their growth investments. With over 50 years of equipment-rental expertise, approximately 4,800 employees with approximately 275 company operated locations, principally in North America. Herc Rentals is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation; industrial & manufacturing; oil & gas; government & municipalities; construction, mining, & energy; remediation & restoration; emergency response; facilities; MRO; entertainment; and ground care. We aspire to be the supplier, employer and investment of choice in our industry, with core values that promote a culture built on integrity, respect, teamwork, and accountability. The purpose of the Tractor Trailer Driver position is to transport, deliver and retrieve assorted construction and heavy equipment and to support the needs of the branch in a professional, safe and timely manner. An individual in this position will operate both commercial and non-commercial vehicles in a safe and efficient manner. He/she performs at a high standard of quality level within the branch and outside of the branch. He/she has mastered the operating standards of the facility, the region and corporation. Key responsibilities:Transport, deliver and retrieve assorted construction and heavy equipmentOperate commercial or non-commercial vehicles in a safe, efficient and professional mannerPromote professionalism and excellent customer service attitudePerform vehicle inspections before and after pickups and deliveriesEnsure all delivery documents are properly maintained during the workday and are available for inspection upon request by management and/or state traffic safety officersApply knowledge of driving and/or commercial driving skills in maneuvering at various speeds in difficult locations, heavy traffic, inclement weather, mountainous terrain or tight loading dock areasSecure construction equipment and other equipment by means of chaining, strapping, and blocking under the strict accordance and established procedures of the DOT policiesMaintain open communication with Branch Manager and/or central dispatch for delivery schedulesObserve safety rules and regulations at customer job sites, facilities and other Herc Rentals related facilitiesProvide training assistance for customers by answering general questions regarding the safe operations of vehicles, tools, or machinery when asked by customerReport to the branch manager or central dispatcher of any damage to Herc Rentals property that is uncovered by the driver during the process of picking up the equipment from the customerReport any and all accidents involving the driver or equipment to Branch Manager or Central DispatchPromptly report any delays due to breakdowns, weather, traffic conditions, or any other problems relating to timely pickups or delivery of equipmentMaintain flexibility in daily routine in order to respond to Managements responses to the customer demandsEnsure proper paperwork & logs are maintained accurately on a daily basisMandatory requirement:Commercial Drivers License, Class A, with tanker endorsementCurrent medical cardEducational Background:High school diploma and/or GEDProfessional Experience:Minimum of 2 years of tractor trailer driving experience within the last three yearsKnowledge:Knowledge and understanding for the Federal Motor Carrier Safety RegulationsKnowledge and understanding of the traffic rules and regulationsMap reading knowledge, basic math, reading and writingSkills:Ability to secure loads safelyAbility to operate large, heavy machineryAbility to lift 50+ poundsCustomer service skillsCompetencies: Team orientedGood communicationSense of urgencyStress management If you are looking for an exciting and rewarding career with a growth-oriented company, Herc Rentals is the right place for you! As an industry leader, we offer the opportunity for training, development, and advancement. In addition, we offer highly competitive compensation and benefits package, including a generous vacation program. Apply today to be part of a team built for success!Herc Rentals is a Drug-Free Workplace. All employment is contingent on the successful completion of drug and background screening. EEO/AA: Females/Minorities/Disabled/Veterans joseph.gunter@


• Location: Portland

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