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Trailer Truck Driver at Inner Galaxy Steel Company Limited

Inner Galaxy Steel company is one of the leading steel manufacturing company in the whole of West Africa. We are a weste-to wealth Company, a staff-friendly company.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Trailer Truck Driver

Location: Aba, Abia
Employment Type: Full-time

Job Descrition

  • We are looking for a dedicated trailer truck driver to transport freight across the country’s road networks.
  • Your duties will include careful planning of the routes, ensuring the safe and timeous delivery of our freight, and maintaining a log book with trip details.
  • You are also required to perform minor maintenance work on the truck and trailer.
  • To be successful as a trailer truck driver, you should exhibit extensive experience in driving trucks across long distances and the ability to remain alert over extended periods.
  • Ultimately, an outstanding tractor-trailer truck driver is dedicated to delivering freight on time and in the same condition that it was received.

Responsibilities

  • Safely delivering freight at various locations, including over long distances.
  • Planning the most efficient routes and delivering freight on time.
  • Performing truck and trailer inspections before departure to ensure good running order.
  • Inventorizing loads and documenting the condition of the freight before departure.
  • Assisting in the loading and unloading of freight, and obtaining the client’s signature on delivery.
  • Securing the freight in place before departure and monitoring its safe distribution throughout the trip.
  • Performing service checks on tire pressure, oil, and fluid levels, as well as minor repairs, when required.
  • Logging the hours driven, rest stop durations, distances covered, as well as all fuel, repair, and toll expenses.
  • Reporting any delays due to road conditions, accidents, or breakdowns to management.
  • Adhering to federal and state trucking rules and regulations, including mandatory rest periods, weight restrictions, and weight adjustments.

Requirements

  • Secondary School Certificate or First School Leaving Certificate.
  • Minimum of 1 year work experience.
  • Applicable Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
  • Certificate of Completion of a professional truck driving course preferred(if there is any).
  • Extensive experience as a tractor-trailer truck driver.
  • An incident-free driving record, as well as solid knowledge of truck and trailer maintenance.
  • Advanced knowledge of route planning, using both road maps and GPS devices.
  • The ability to work long, irregular hours, and to remain alert and focused throughout.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Sound knowledge of federal and state laws that regulate the road freight transport industry.
  • Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.

Deadline: 30th September, 2022.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and other relevant documents to: igst.infotech@gmail.com using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

Note: For Enquiries, Contact: 08020541883.

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