Microbulk Truck Driver
Praxair, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Linde plc, is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largestworldwide. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialtygases, and high-performancesurface coatings. Our products,servicesand technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety ofindustries, includingaerospace,chemicals,food and beverage,electronics,energy,healthcare, manufacturing, primarymetalsand many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website atwww.praxair.com.
Praxair Distribution, Inc. is seeking a Truck Driver (CDL A or B) to join our team locatedin Corpus Christi, TX.
Praxair Truck Drivers are responsible for safely and efficiently operating a Microbulk local route delivery vehicle to fill at customer sites.
The Truck Driver role at Praxair Distribution, Inc. is physically active (will be responsible for filling at client sites) and requires attention to detail and a strong commitment to safety. Praxair Truck Drivers also must be willing to communicate and cooperate with customers, respond to their needs, and safely operate delivery vehicle in compliance with company and DOT Guidelines.
Truck Driver - 1st Shift
The Truck Driver provides a high standard of Customer Service while delivering Bulk Gas and filling at customer sites
Driving represents approximately 30 % of the Truck Driver’s day, remaining portion of the day is taken up by other activities including; delivery, filling, shipping orders/ paperwork, customer contact, vehicle AM and PM inspections
Route Truck Driver responsible for delivery to all types of Industrial, Service, Educational and Medical customers
Responsible for counting and recording quantities and styles of product delivered and picked up to ensure accurate paperwork for customer transactions
Completes Hazardous Material shipping orders papers in accordance with DOT/TC Regulations
Placard vehicle according to required hazardous material regulations and PDI standards
Handheld computers are used for conducting customer transaction paperwork as well as compliance needs such as Hazmat preparation, vehicle inspection reports, load report, trip reports etc. Drivers follow a computer generated Route and Sequence delivery plan.
Conducts and reports pre-trip and post-trip inspections noting and explaining defects or deficiencies to supervision
Identifies need for repairs and/or maintenance to vehicles and is accountable for ensuring the maintenance or repairs are accomplished with a minimum of disruption to the operation
Operates a variety of equipment and regularly interfaces with both internal and external customers
Other duties as assigned
Have at least two years driving experience or have completed a course of instruction from a driver training school that operates equipment similar to Praxair's
No preventable accidents, license suspensions, alcohol related violations or other moving violations in the past 3 years
A current medical examiner's certificate
The appropriate license for the type of vehicle to be operated and the applicable endorsements (Hazmat Tanker), CDL A or B is required
High School or G.E.D. is required
The ability to read and write in English (or French where required by law)
Must be 21 years or older
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Primary Location Texas-Corpus Christi
Req ID: 19000864