|Date Posted||May 18, 2017|
Silvi Concrete Company, a progressive, integrated, manufacturer and supplier of Ready Mix concrete is seeking Ready Mix Concrete Professional Drivers. The primary responsibility of this position is to ensure the timely and accurate delivery of concrete to our customer’s satisfaction. To achieve that goal, the Ready Mix Concrete Professional Driver is:
– A professional commercial vehicle driver while transporting our product to the customer.
– An equipment operator during the process of loading and discharging concrete.
– A quality assurance technician in their ability to adjust the product to meet job requirements and . . .
– A salesman and customer service representative for the company and the concrete industry.
Through a combination of growth and acquisitions, The Silvi Group Companies has become one of the largest manufacturers and suppliers of concrete products in the Northeast, US. Today, the company manufactures concrete at multiple locations and supplies those plants with materials from its own mining operations and from imports to its port facility in Bucks County, PA.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Maintains the highest standard of quality and safety in all aspects of the job.
As a driver/operator you will operate an 80,000 Lb. ready mix truck in the timely transportation of ready mix concrete to and from destinations.
Load, unload and secure as needed.
Maintain radio contact with dispatch for scheduling changes.
When a driver returns from a delivery, he/she is required to wash down the truck to clean off excess concrete on the truck or in the barrel. Washing requires using a hose and climbing on the truck approximately 10 times per day.
Prepare, receive and provide appropriate documentation.
Paid to maintain good vehicle appearance.
It should be noted that all of our trucks have automatic transmissions and that the oldest truck in the entire fleet was manufactured in 2004. Our trucks are routinely maintained and inspected daily for any problems or potential problems.
This is a physically demanding position and requires the ability to lift up to 50 pounds, several times per day.
You will work a Monday thru Saturday shift (Saturdays are ½ days).
When there is inclement weather and the trucks do not leave the yard, there are times when the drivers are asked to do sweeping and shoveling at the plant. This happens as often as there is consistent rain and/or snow.
2 weeks paid training provided.
When there is a snow storm, drivers are required to snow plow, often for several hours depending on the severity of the storm.
Our entry level driving position rate is approximately $20.00 hr. Higher pay reflects the significant responsibility of this job and includes an hourly rate plus a bonus for every yard of concrete you deliver.
Incredible benefit package including
- Major Medical
- Life Insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement