AECOM Truck Driver (34) in chantilly, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, chantilly

Job Summary

  • Entry/developmental-level truck drivers are responsible for loading, driving, and unloading trucks within the metro Washington, D.C. area. They must hold as a minimum a Class B driver's license and be capable of operating a range of vehicles to include box trucks, forklifts, and other material handling equipment. Drivers will handle a more limited range of cargo than that of a full-performance truck driver. Work consists of driving trucks and other vehicles to established safety standards; loading/unloading cargo (much of which is nonstandard and may include hazardous materials); and making personal deliveries to customers in office settings. Truck drivers work independently, under general supervision of a first-line contractor supervisor; they may work in tandem with a more senior truck driver when making deliveries in the local WDC area..

  • Prepares for trip:

  • Receives trip assignment and manifest from section chief.

  • Performs safety inspection of vehicle and note any needed repairs on Vehicle Condition Report.

  • Performs routine vehicle checks and tops off oil, antifreeze, and windshield fluids as required, as well as adjusting tire pressure.

  • Assists with truck loading as necessary, ensuring that material is loaded in accordance with weight distribution guidelines and limitations.

  • Records travel data in driver's log.

  • Operates truck:

  • Drives truck to designated local delivery point(s); may be accompanied by a more senior truck driver.

  • While driving, employs surveillance detection techniques to include using alternate, circuitous routes.

  • Assists in identifying items requiring special handling at delivery point.

  • As necessary, unloads truck and delivers material to specific customers in office settings using a variety of material handling equipment; professionally represents Logistics by providing solid customer service.

  • Picks up material for return delivery to the warehouse facility

  • Reloads truck and returns to designated location.

  • Assists crew, as necessary, with loading backhaul cargo, ensuring that material is loaded in accordance with weight distribution guidelines and limitations.

  • Confirms that material loaded onto truck corresponds with return trip manifest.

  • Records travel data in driver's log.

  • Perform ad hoc warehouseman duties such as loading/unloading trucks and moving materials between designated staging locations.

Minimum Requirements

  • Ability to obtain a basic knowledge of Agency unique policies and regulations that pertain to the secure transportation of materials.

  • Basic knowledge of DOT regulations on transportation of hazardous materials.

  • Basic knowledge of loading dock safety procedures and requirements.

  • Basic knowledge of Windows-based computer applications.

  • Ability to obtain a basic knowledge of the Working Capital Fund business operating structure.

  • Good interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Ability to pay attention to detail to ensure that the material delivered and/or picked up matches with what is documented on the cargo manifest.

  • Ability to safely operate a range of vehicles (within the scope of the commercial Class B driver's license) and material handling equipment.

  • Ability to operate a range of vehicles, including box trucks, forklifts, and other material-handling equipment.

  • Ability to load cargo in accordance with weight distribution guidelines and limitations.

  • Ability to read maps and follow directions to locate proper delivery destinations.

  • Ability to lift up to 70 lbs.

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain security clearance in accordance with Agency regulations.

  • Class B driver’s license.

  • Pass DOT medical physical for operating trucks.

Preferred Qualifications

Six months’ general work experience.

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

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 Craft/Trade

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 178647BR

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.