Tax Airfreight Straight Truck P&D Driver (1st Shift, Home Daily) in Eagan, Minnesota

Job Description

Tax Airfreight, Inc. is seeking Straight Truck, Class B CDL P&D; Drivers in Eagan, MN!

Local Work – Home Daily – Consistent Start Times – Quarterly Bonuses!

Very competitive pay and benefits package including:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Medical premium discounts available
  • Health Reimbursement Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Short-Term Disability provided at no cost
  • Life Insurance provided at no cost
  • Company-matched 401(k)
  • Generous paid vacation time and PTO
  • 6 paid holidays
  • Quarterly Bonuses (based upon reaching established goals)
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Free, on-site Physician’s Assistant

*Essential Functions: *

Transports freight and related materials by commercial motor vehicle.

Delivers and picks up freight as assigned/dispatched in an efficient, effective, safe, and timely manner.

Effectively and professionally interacts with demanding customers.

Makes inside deliveries as directed by dispatcher.

Peddles and completes pick-ups as assigned.

Able to flex into 4 to 5 different routes as required.

Understands MAWB, HAWB paperwork and ORD Forwarder requirements.

Able to run sort distribution freight as required (includes the use of specific scanners).

Regularly uses Nextel to post departures and arrivals as well as POD information.

Ensures proper, accurate, complete and timely processing of related paperwork in support of position duties/responsibilities.

Understands, supports, and promotes Tax-Air's philosophy and commitment to safety and security at all times.

Handles freight loading/unloading/rearranging, etc. as required at terminal and/or dispatch locations.

Performs complete vehicle pre- and post-trip inspections for all vehicles driven on a daily basis.

Ensures driver inspection reports and logs are accurately completed in a timely manner.

Other duties as required.

Required Skills

Knowledge of route area and/or ORD forwarder areas.

Able to read maps and possesses proper maps for the route.

Proven ability to work positively and effectively in a fast-paced, changing-priority, and stressful environment.

Exceptional customer service skills.

Strong attention to detail and follow-through.

Physical ability to handle required loading/unloading and rearranging of freight as required.

Proficient utilizing standard office equipment, such as: phone, fax, pager, copier, etc.

Required Experience

Class B license.

Minimum 3 years of P&D; driving or equivalent experience.

Hazmat endorsement (not immediately required for hire).

Physical ability to lift 75 lbs.

Possesses and maintains all required and/or valid licenses or certifications; must be able to pass driving and drug/alcohol tests per D.O.T. and/or Company requirements.

Experience operating a forklift and basic material handling equipment.

Tracking Code: 44375

Job Location: Eagan, Minnesota, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular

Schedule (Days & Time): Monday-Friday, 7:00AM Start Time