AECOM Extra Heavy Duty Driver in Las Vegas, Nevada

Business Line Government

Position Title Extra Heavy Duty Driver

United States of America - Nevada

Las Vegas

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Drives straight truck with capacity of more than three tons and usually with more than six wheels to transport materials to and from specified destinations, applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations and area roads.

Essential Responsibilities:

Must be able to drive and operate proficiently and safely a variety of extra heavy duty equipment.

Other equipment required to learn and operate: Off road special equipment, transit mixer trucks with (3) or more axles or (10) cubic yards or mor capacity. All water pulls/distributors from 1,500 to 10,000 gallsons, dump trucks (5) cubic yards and up, trash compactors, bulker cement and fly ash trucks, waste sewage pupm truck, anti-ice fluid distributor trucks, snow removal equipment such as; air-broom, ribbon blowers, sand distrbutors.

Must be able to self-load various manlifts on tilt bed trailers. Will be responsible for securing loads with binders, straps, or chains.

Must comply with all safety practices and environmental regulations.

Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Position is represented by a Union Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA).

Minimum Requirements

Minimum Position Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

At least 3 years of Commercial Driving Experience; 2 Years Commercial Tractor Trailer Operational Experience; valid class A CDL drivers’ license and clean driver’s record. Ability to lift up to 50 pounds in weight. Possess Journeyman status per Union rules. Qualify for and maintain the required government security clearance necessary for this position.

Minimum Mandatory Qualifications :

Asphalt oils/emulsions distributor truck, boot truck

Transport trailers, 7 & 9 axle; combination trailers, doubles

CDL Class-A, with P endorsement for buses

OSHA-10, Constructions Industry, card

CDL Physical and medical card

CPR/First-Aid card

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

  1. Heavy Duty Drivers include drivers of “18 wheelers”, dump trucks from 16 yards up to and including 22 yards water level, drivers of trucks with a GVWR/GCVWR of 20 tons but less than 30 tons, drivers of Euclid-type spreader trucks, drivers of dumpster trucks, drivers of transit mix trucks of less than 6 yards, drivers of water pulls of 4,000 gallons but less than 6,000 gallons, drivers of fuel trucks, 2,500 gallons or greater, and a highway Ross Carrier driver.

  2. Lifting/carrying 5 to 50 pounds of materials/supplies/office equipment; devices are available for assistance in lifting/carrying 75 to 100 pounds of furniture/office equipment.

  3. Frequent pushing/pulling using both hands/arms exerting a force up to 30 to 70 pounds, occasionally 75 to 100 pounds, while moving/sliding heavy safes/desks and other furniture items; also pulling hand trucks upstairs.

  4. Frequent use of speech abilities and constant use of hearing abilities in communicating with coworkers/supervisors and in maintaining a safe work environment.

  5. Other equipment required to learn and operate, if not already proficient on: Off road special equipment, transit mixer trucks with (3) or more axles or (10) cubic yards or more capacity, all water pulls/distributors from 1,500 to 10,000 gallons, dump trucks (5) cubic yards and up, trash compactors, bulker cement and fly ash trucks, waste sewage pump truck, anti-ice fluid distributor trucks, snow removal equipment such as; air-broom, ribbon blowers, sand distributors. Must be able to self-load various manlifts on tilt bed trailers. Will be responsible for securing loads with binders, straps, or chains. Must comply with all safety practices and environmental regulations.

Mental

  1. Constant attention to detail in high traffic areas or working in tight, close spaces;

  2. Must be able to read/write/speak English;

  3. Must possess basic mathematical skills;

  4. Must possess good spatial aptitude and depth perception required in loading/off-loading trucks with furniture and storing items in warehouse;

  5. Must be flexible and able to work long shifts on occasion and to meet peak times in receiving at warehouse.

  6. Must have computer skills to include MS Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.

  7. Must be able to work in a remote location with limited medical personnel and facilities.

Preferred Qualifications

Active TS preferred.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Military Support

Business Group

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 180253BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.