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Water Truck Driver

Company: Knife River - Texas Division Department: Construction
Location: Waco, TX Hiring Manager: Raymond D Kiphen
Closing Date: 08/31/2020 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Safely maintain & operate water truck to transport and spray water on road surfaces at the designated location with the goal of keeping gravel/ clay road surfaces at optimum moisture content.
Minimum Qualifications:
-Must have a Class B CDL license with Tank Endorsement.
-Minimum 2 to 3 years’ experience within the road construction industry is preferred.
-Previous experience operating a Water Truck is preferred.
-Must be able to pass a pre-employment DOT drug screen, DOT physical, physical performance evaluation.
-Must provide and maintain proper license and endorsements, and a acceptable driving record.
-High-School Diploma or G.E.D. is preferred.
Essential Duties/Responsibilities:
1. Perform daily equipment, walk around and site inspections to identify and correct any unsafe conditions and keep equipment properly maintained.
2. Accurately record pre & post-trip inspections on daily vehicle inspection form.
3. Safely operate water truck and water pumps.
4. Properly apply water volumes according to road surface.
5. Accurately record gallons of water taken from each source staying in compliance with daily limits.
6. Monitor vehicle performance, fluid levels, and mechanical fitness
7. Assist construction crews while waiting to apply water.
8. Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and work with difficult people under high stress situations. Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous/respectful of others.
9. Troubleshoot and problem solve situations/problems (material quality, equipment operation/repair, etc.). Monitor and discuss production problems with co-workers and managers/supervisors.
10. Ensure OSHA, EPA, DNR, safety and environmental regulation compliance.
11. Regular and timley attendance is essential to this position.
12. Performs other duties as assigned.
The open job posting will remain open until 08/31/2020 or until the position is filled.
* Paid Holidays * Paid Vacation * Two Medical Plan Options with Generous Employer Contributions * Health Savings Account (partially funded by Employer) * Prescription Drug Plans * Flexible Spending Accounts for Medical and Dependent Care * Dental * Vision * Company Paid Life and AD&D Insurance * Company Paid Short Term Disability Income Replacement * Company Paid Long Term Disability Income Replacement * Profit Sharing * 401(k) with Company Match * Voluntary Life, Accident, and Critical Illness plans for Employees, Spouses, and Dependents * Company Paid Employee Assistance Plan, Travel Insurance, and Access to Legal Advice * Employee Discount Plan for National Vendors * College Scholarship Program for Dependents * Gift Matching Program
How To Apply
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.

If unable to apply online, mail completed application to Knife River Corporation South, PO Box 674, Bryan, TX 77806.
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