Algona, IA 
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Job Description
Primary Location: IA-Algona
Organization: HPD-Iowa Job: CDL Drivers CDL Driver - PART-TIME - (20000363)

Safely operates feed truck with capacity ofmore than thirty (30) tons transporting materials to and from specified feedmill and farm destinations, possibly including tandem trailers.


JobRequirements Include:

  • MeetDOT requirements

  • Atleast 21 years of age

  • NoDUI/DWI or reckless driving convictions in last 10 years

  • Meetminimum requirements to operate a CMV and have a current valid CDL issued fromonly one State

  • Knowledgeableof FMCSR

  • 1year CDL experience desired or completion of 3rd Party Training

  • Mustbe able to pass a DOT Physical upon initial hire

  • Mayrequire tandem endorsement

  • Feed deliveryexperience preferred

Essential JobResponsibilities:

  • Wearseatbelt anytime vehicle is in motion

  • Safelyoperate tanker-type tractor/trailer unit with high center of gravity

  • Followrequired and recommended safety practices and procedures

  • Reportall accidents promptly through proper authorities.

  • Wearappropriate PPE in designated areas.

  • Successfullycomplete a Road Test and be issued a certificate

  • ProperlyPre-Trip and Post-Trip inspect the equipment

  • Workin single driver environment

  • Handleshipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission

  • Positionequipment properly to safely offload feed into feed bins

  • Driveday/night in variety of climates and traffic

  • Useon-board computer

  • Maintainlogs, DVIR, itinerary, and other paperwork as required

  • Fuelequipment and extract on-board computer (or turns in logs) daily

  • Pre-loadtrailer for next shift.

  • Mustbe able to pass DOT physical upon initial hire

  • Mustbe able to climb ladders occasionally

  • Mustbe able to shovel and clean up feed spills that occur from time to time andable to lift 50 # without difficulty

  • Completeall required information on the CDL Driver Application For Employment

  • Beable to read and speak the English language

  • Beable to understand highway traffic signs and signals

  • Beable to respond to official inquiries and make entries on reports and records

  • Handleshipping documents to insure accuracy and timely submission

  • UseFarm Directions Book, maps or GPS to avoid getting lost or going out-of-route

  • Beable to converse with our business associated to resolve problems in a civilmanner

  • Beable to calculate simple mathematical problems dealing with feed delivery

  • Complywith all Bio-Security (BMS) and Environmental (EMS) management system's rulesand regulations

  • Complywith DOT rules and regulations

  • Complywith all Smithfield established policies and procedures

  • NoDOT Recordable preventable accidents within the last three (3) years with a CMV

  • Nomore than one (1) moving violation within the last three (3) years


  • Maintainprofessionalism when using communication devices

  • Keepcompany equipment clean and secure lose objects in the cab

  • Exhibitprofessional appearance and positive attitude at all times

  • Otherduties may be assigned.

Job Posting: Jun 19, 2020 Posting End Date: Ongoing

Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Experience
1+ years
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