|Date Posted||October 9, 2017|
General Shale, one of the nation's leading brick and masonry materials manufacturer is seeking a CDL-A Company Driver for local routes out of their center in Whitmore Lake, MI. Founded in 1928, this company has more than 50 showrooms nationwide, and manufactures more than one billion bricks per year. This position offers excellent wages and benefits, ample year round work, and a work environment that is respectful and supportive.
Driver responsible for Pickups & Deliveries to/from General Shale customers/vendors and General Shale distribution yards. Materials include brick, block, mortar, steel, and any other trade items related to the transportation of building materials and general cargo utilizing flatbed trailers ranging from 36-52 feet in length. Primarily daytime/daycab regional routes with minimal overnight travel. Some loading and unloading may be required depending upon the situation, therefore, Moffett or forklift experience is highly desired. Up to 10 hours daily and 50 hours weekly during peak shipping season, regular work available 52 weeks/year. Driver's route will routinely stay within a 100 mile radius from their work domicile, thus will require detailed knowledge of DOT hours of service rules and familiarity with all associated paper logging, regulations, and requirements contained in FMCSA § 395.
This position requires daily contact with General Shale customers, vendors, and employees. Start times will vary based upon load type, customer demand, and time constraints.