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CDL Class A Truck Driver


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Class A CDL Truck Driver
Employer:  Bloch Steel
Location: Seattle, WA
Compensation:  Union Scale and Benefits thru Teamsters Local 174

Seattle area day-time pick-up and delivery driver wanted.

Requirements: Class-A commercial Driver License & DOT Certification.

Job Description: Flat Bed delivery of steel. Roll-Off/Roll-On containers. Delivery and Pick-up.

To Apply: Contact Terry @ 206-763-0200 Ext. 155.
M-F: Hours 7 A.M. TO 3:30 P.M.

Class A CDL Truck Driver


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Class A CDL Truck Driver
Employer: UNFI
Location: Auburn, WA
Compensation:  $20.70 to start or higher, depending on driving experience

Work for growing company and industry leader in organic, natural, and specialty food distribution! We offer new equipment, full benefits, excellent home time, a great paid time off package, 401k, 25% discount on food purchases.

DRIVER RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for delivering products to customers. Loads and unloads the truck in a safe and timely manner according to UNFI procedures. Minimizes delays and reports problems. Picks up supplies and back-hauls from vendors.

COMPENSATION:
$20.70 to start or higher, depending on driving experience, full-time, union position. Full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, prescription insurance after 60 days.

$2000.00 signing bonus, $1000.00 to be paid at the end of 90 days of successful employment, the remailing

$1000.00 paid at the end of 9 months of successful employment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:

  1. Performs pre and post trip inspections of vehicle utilizing knowledge of safe and effective loading and handling procedures. Reviews paperwork for completeness and accuracy. Checks orders for correct number of boxes, correct addresses, and support documentation.
  2. Completes time cards, enters trip data into on-board computer and completes paper logs if necessary. Complies with FMCSA regulations.
  3. Delivers and unloads products utilizing equipment including tractor trailer, ramps, lift gates, pallet jacks, load bars and other devices which assist delivery. Verifies piece count, leaves the appropriate paperwork and secures the required signatures and store stamps (when applicable) on delivery documents.
  4. Operates vehicle safely within UNFI guidelines minimizing accidents, traffic violations and complaints from the public.
  5. Reports any accident immediately to the Transportation Manager/Department.
  6. Keeps vehicles well maintained, safe, and secure. Reports any defects promptly using DCVR form.
  7. Picks up supplies and back hauls from vendors. Completes related paperwork.
  8. Addresses and resolves customer problems as appropriate.
  9. Attends mandatory drivers meetings, training or administrative sessions as required.
  10. Maintains the Company’s professional reputation to customers, the public and company employees. Projects professional image by dressing in company provided clothing.
  11. Assumes other related duties as required or assigned.

PERFORMANCE MEASUREMENTS:

  1. Customer orders arrive in quality condition and correspond precisely to customer orders.
  2. Professional communication exists with customers and vendors.
  3. Driving and loading functions are performed according to Company standards and safety regulations.
  4. Delivery schedules are precisely met. Delays are minimized.
  5. Vehicles are clean and well maintained.
  6. Good communication and coordination exist with area staff, related departments, customers, and vendors. Management is well informed.

UNFI is an equal opportunity employer, and a federal contractor.

ALL APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT THEIR RESUME THROUGH THE UNFI WEBSITE, LISTED BELOW.

Apply at the UNFI website: https://www.unfi.com/careers/Pages/Welcome.aspx

Part Time Transit Operator


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Part Time Transit Operator
Employer: King County
Location: King County
Compensation:  $21.15 – $30.21 Hourly

Part Time Transit Operators provide safe, courteous, and professional on-time service to customers throughout King County, while enjoying a flexible schedule, good pay, and exceptional benefits.

No previous on the job driving experience is necessary. All training is provided to candidates who successfully complete the hiring process.

Successful transit operators effectively interact with customers and possess confidence, patience, and good communications skills while demonstrating consistent sound judgment and good decision making. Maintaining on-time service is very important to Metro Transit’s customers; therefore, Transit Operators must be on-time for their assigned work. Reliable attendance is an essential function of this job.

Who may apply: This position is open to the general public.

Forms and materials required: Applicants for this position are required to submit the complete online application form and answers to the supplemental questions. Please visit www.kingcounty.gov/jobs to view the full job posting and to submit your application.

Work location: Transit Operators may work at any of the seven transit base locations: South Base (in Tukwila), Central, Atlantic, Ryerson Base (Downtown Seattle), North Base, (near Shoreline), or East, Bellevue Base (in Bellevue). Availability is based upon seniority and location preferences are not solicited or guaranteed.

Work schedule: Transit Operators work in a union environment and will pick available work based on seniority three times per year, in the Spring, Summer and Fall. Drivers are hired to work primarily during the commuter hours, Monday through Friday, with all weekends and holidays off after graduation from training. A.M. shifts fall anywhere between 4:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m., and P.M. shifts fall anywhere between 2:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Part-Time Transit Operators are guaranteed a minimum of 2.5 hours per day, Monday through Friday.

For more information regarding this recruitment, please contact:

Jen Montoya
Transit Human Resources
206-477-5997
jen.montoya@kingcounty.gov

JOB DUTIES:

  • Provide safe, professional, and courteous on-time bus service for customers in King County
  • Follow all traffic laws and regulations
  • Account for fares and issue transfers
  • Communicate effectively with all customers regarding fares, routes, schedules, and transfer points
  • Effectively operate transit vehicles and equipment, including wheelchair lifts and the securing of personal mobility devices
  • Successfully communicate with Transit Control Center or LINK Control Center via radio
  • Accurately complete verbal and written reports

EXPERIENCE, QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS:

  • •21 years of age
  • A valid Washington driver’s license and the ability to obtain a CDL Learner’s Permit with Air Brake and Passenger endorsements
  • An acceptable driving record at the time of an offer of employment – any of the following violations in the last five years will automatically disqualify candidates under consideration: ◦Reckless or negligent driving citation
  • Driving Under the Influence or Driving While Intoxicated
  • Hit and Run accident citation
  • Vehicular homicide or vehicular assault
  • Open container citation
  • More than one at fault accident
  • Reliable transportation to report to work
  • Ability to speak and write in English
  • Verifiable successful work history and employment references

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION:
This position is considered safety sensitive. Applicants for positions defined as safety sensitive are required to undergo drug testing prior to employment and, subsequent to commencement of employment, will be subject to random, post accident, reasonable suspicion, return to duty and follow-up drug and alcohol testing in compliance with Federal DOT alcohol and controlled substances testing program protocols.

Application Review Process: Due to the competitive nature of this recruitment, successful candidates exceed the minimum qualifications for this position. The most competitive candidates will demonstrate a strong background in customer service. Applications will be screened once the recruitment closes, and notification is sent to your indicated preference, (e-mail or US Postal Service), within three business days of the screening date. Applications and supplemental questions are evaluated based on relevance to the position, and whether the candidate meets the minimum qualifications for the position. Therefore, the information provided in supplemental questionnaires must support the information contained in the job application.

The first batch of applications will be screened on Wednesday, October 29, 2014

This recruitment may be used to fill the following class: Monday, December 1, 2014

Successful applicants will be tested starting the week of: November 3, 2014

Applicants who pass testing will be asked to participate in interviews on: Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Training classes are 26 days in length and run Monday through Friday from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., with coach practice on Saturdays and Sundays from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Days off are split during the weekdays. Trainees are paid at a rate of $11.6110 per hour. Candidates who successfully complete the testing and interview process will be issued a conditional offer of employment.

Roll-Off Refuse Driver


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Roll-Off Driver
Employer: Cedar Grove Composting
Location: Seattle/Tacoma/Everett area
Compensation: Union Scale + union benefits through Teamsters local 174

CEDAR GROVE COMPOSTING HAS IMMEDIATE OPENINGS FOR A ROLL-OFF IN SEATTLE!

SUMMARY: Operate safely and efficiently a Class A Roll-Off Refuse Truck and trailer and other equipment as needed, driving a set route daily. Servicing and delivering customer dumpsters and bins in the great Seattle, Tacoma and Everett areas. Also, able to unload waste at required facilities. This is a Tuesday – Saturday day shift starting at 9 am.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Experience with chain or cable operated roll-off refuse trucks preferred but will train right candidate.
  • WA State CDL A and clean driving record. (CDL B acceptable)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Dependable, self-motivated and ability to work without supervision.
  • Ability to work with public in professional manner.
  • Flexible work schedule due to seasonal demands.

BENEFITS:
*This is a union position with Teamsters local 174 who provide all health and welfare benefits.

HOW TO APPLY:
*Visit https://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH09/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=EMERALDNW&cws=4&rid=386

Cedar Grove Composting, Inc.’s offices are non-smoking and Drug and Alcohol Free Workplaces.

Cedar Grove Composting, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to being hired. All active employees are subject to random drug testing.

Compost Delivery Driver


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Compost Delivery Driver
Employer: Cedar Grove Composting
Location: Seattle/Tacoma/Everett area

CEDAR GROVE COMPOSTING HAS IMMEDIATE OPENINGS FOR DELIVERY DRIVERS WITH AT LEAST 3 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE AND CLASS A CDL!!

SUMMARY: The Delivery Driver safely delivers compost to homes, dealers and construction sites in the greater Seattle, Tacoma and Everett areas. Also, able to pick up and unload waste at required facilities.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

  • Must have CDL Class A.
  • Must provide us with a clean current 5-year driving abstract.
  • Must be able to perform physical tasks such as tarping loads, climbing in and on trucks, working electric pallet jacks, and digging out stuck loads, washing and fueling trucks.
  • Should have familiarity with local area and have efficient map reading skills for local deliveries.
  • Must keep an organized and professional appearance at all times.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills are essential.
  • Must interact with public in professional manner.
  • Be self motivated and reliable to meet performance standards.
  • Flexible work schedule due to seasonal demands.

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATION:

  • Must have experience with variety of trucks including Semi, Dump/Pup, doubles, and Live floor trailers. Prefer Transfer truck experience.
  • Must have experience with 10, 13 & 18 speed transmissions and be able to pass a driving test.
  • History of good employment attendance.

BENEFITS:
*This is a union position with Teamsters local 174 who provide all health and welfare benefits.

HOW TO APPLY:
*Visit https://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH09/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=EMERALDNW&cws=4&rid=386

Cedar Grove Composting, Inc.’s offices are non-smoking and Drug and Alcohol Free Workplaces.

Cedar Grove Composting, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

Applicants must pass a drug test and background check prior to being hired. All active employees are subject to random drug testing.

Casual (Part-Time) City Drivers


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Dockworker/Driver
Employer: ABF Freight System, Inc.
Location: Seattle
Compensation: Teamster Union Scale

ABF Freight System, Inc., a financially stable company with a history of outperforming its competition, has immediate openings for CASUAL (PART-TIME) CITY DRIVERS at the Seattle facility located at:

ABF Freight System, Inc.
7226 S. 262 Street
Kent, WA 98032

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

  • 21 years of age.
  • 1 years of verifiable tractor/trailer driving experience
  • CDL with double/triples, tank, and hazardous materials endorsements
  • Stable work record
  • Good safe driving record (motor vehicle record and previous employment)
  • Ability to pass DOT pre-employment drug screen and meet DOT medical requirements
  • Available to work all shifts, as needed

Superior Wages (Teamster Union Scale)

If you require accommodation in the application process, please inform us.
An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Vet/Disability

TO APPLY, COMPLETE THE ABF ON-LINE CHECKER/DRIVER CASUAL APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT AT THE FOLLOWING LINK:
https://www.abf.jobs

CDL Drivers – Ready Mix Concrete


Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: CDL Drivers – Ready Mix Concrete
Employer: Cal Portland

Cal Portland has several open positions for commercial ready mix drivers in Everett, Seattle, Snoqualmie, DuPont, Tumwater and Chehalis that will have you home every night. If you have a Class B CDL and want to work for a solid company that pays great wages and benefits apply now.

Who we are: CalPortland is the largest supplier of ready-mixed concrete and aggregates in the Pacific Northwest. We are committed to being the innovative leader and top quality supplier of construction materials in the region. We have served the construction industry since 1891 we understand how great people help to make great companies.

Why work here: We are looking for people that are passionate about what they do and have a desire to make a difference. If you have a Class B CDL and want to work for a solid company that pays great wages and benefits apply today.

Qualifications:

  • At least 1 + years Commercial Driving experience
  • Prior ready mix delivery experience or delivering product on construction site a plus
  • Excellent driving record
  • Self-starter and able to work unsupervised

Hours of Work: Must be able to work varying work shifts with varying shift start and end times, overtime, Saturdays and possible night shift.

Physical Requirements: climbing a 10-foot ladder, stooping, bending, squatting and frequent lifting and carrying mixer chutes. Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.

Union Membership: This classification is represented by the General Teamsters, Local 313. Must be willing to join the Teamsters Union within 30 days of employment.”

We offer competitive salary, benefits, paid holidays and vacation, incentive program, professional growth and we promote from within. We provide employees with working conditions that contribute to their continued safety, health and welfare.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug-Free Workplace. Minorities, Women and Veterans are encouraged to apply.

CEMEX Seeking Drivers

CLASS A or B — Ready Mix Drivers

Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: CLASS A or B — Ready Mix Drivers
Employer: CEMEX

CEMEX, a leading aggregate and concrete producer is seeking DRIVERS in the Everett and Woodinville Areas.

Candidates must hold a current CDL Class A or B, with a good driving record. No Ready Mix experience needed, training will be provided.

Apply online at: http://www.cemex.com/Careers.aspx

OR

Apply in person at: 20700 44th Ave W Ste 240, Lynnwood, WA 98036

No Phone calls please

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Legislative Intern

Posted: October 22, 2014
Position Title: Legislative Intern
Employer: Washington State Labor Council

The Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO, is seeking a full-time legislative intern beginning Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, for the 105-day legislative session that begins the following Monday, Jan. 12 to help develop and coordinate legislative advocacy for Washington working families. This is a fun and challenging opportunity to learn more about issues important to working families, our labor movement, public policy and the legislative process. Plus, there are many opportunities for interns to pursue and develop their own policy interests and to build relationships with affiliated unions, legislators and coalition partners.

Our fast-paced internship is open to anyone with an interest in public policy and a passion for the labor movement. We are looking for people with excellent writing and research skills, a positive attitude, a willingness to tackle a variety of tasks and the ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Duties Include:

  • Assisting the WSLC lobbying team, United Labor Lobby, and Shared Prosperity Coalition with meetings (including scheduling and taking minutes)
  • Conducting legislative research
  • Bill tracking
  • Attending committee hearings and meetings with legislators
  • Outreach and communication with affiliated unions regarding progress of policy priorities

Desired Qualifications:

  • Strong ties to and/or an interest in labor and working families
  • Desire to learn about public policy and the legislative process
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Strong work ethic
  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment
  • Also available nights and weekends occasionally

Compensation is competitive and will include membership in OPEIU Local 8. In previous years, interns still in school have also worked with their academic institution to receive course credit.

The successful applicant will be working out of the WSLC’s Olympia office at 906 Columbia St. SW.

Please send a resume and cover letter by Dec. 1, 2014, to WSLC Legislative and Policy Director Joe Kendo at:

jkendo@wslc.org

or

Joe Kendo
Washington State Labor Council, AFL-CIO
321 – 16th Ave. South
Seattle, WA 98144

Truck Drivers

Posted: October 3, 2014
Position Title: Truck Driver
Employer: Active Truck Transport
Location: Multiple, including Renton, WA

Active USA LLC and Active Canada Inc. transport trucks from manufacturers to dealerships and body companies throughout the United States and Canada.

Why Drive for Us?
We think there are a number of good reasons to drive for us. We care deeply about the safety of our drivers and have a strong commitment to exceeding CSA 2010 Safety Measures. Plus…

  • Drive a brand new truck every day!
  • Excellent pay and benefits
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Home on a routine basis
  • Earn frequent flyer miles
  • Generous insurance package
  • Retirement plan

To apply, please contact Renton Terminal Manager Trevin Raak at (262) 564-7446, or go to http://www.activetransport.com/drivers/jobs.aspx

Teamster Tanker Truck Driver

Posted: September 8, 2014
Position Title: Teamster Tanker Truck Driver
Employer:Lee Eastes Tank Lines
Location: Seattle/Tacoma
Compensation: Hourly $20.10 per hr, overtime after 8 hrs / Mileage Pay .49 cents per mile.

  • Is your current employer creating scare tactics or throwing you a small pittance to stop you from organizing with the Teamster’s union?
  • Are you happy with your current employer? Are you facing some unknown or unanswered questions in regarding seniority or stability?
  • Wouldn’t you rather work for a teamster company that takes care of their employee’s and always has?
  • A teamster company treats everyone and pays everyone the same regardless and doesn’t give preferential treatment to whoever they so choose.
  • Does it frustrate you to pay several hundred dollars per month of your hard earned money to provide heath care for your family? Teamster driver’s receive the best compensation package in our industry.
  • Does your current employer provide you with a paid retirement pension?
  • Do you currently receive ten paid holidays per year?
  • Does your current employer provide you with at least the minimum of seven paid sick leave days per year as required by law?
  • Is your vacation pay equivalent to your regular weekly wages rather then just being compensated for 40 hours of pay when taking a vacation?
  • Are you tired of working for a large company or organization who only thinks of you as a number or a live body?
  • Do you wish to be home almost every night with your family?
  • Do you enjoy a variety of different jobs everyday including some windshield trips rather than the same old multiple local trips each and every day?

Well what are you waiting for? We are currently looking for experienced Class A CDL drivers preferably with previous tanker experience. We are a family owned and operated company who really cares about all it’s employees and provides our people with not only competitive wages but the best benefit package in the area.

We are an 91 year old Seattle based transportation company that transports a variety of bulk commodities such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, lube oil, liquid asphalt and food grade products to various cities throughout the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia Canada. We are currently seeking very reliable, energetic and highly motivated individuals to join our team for our Seattle/Tacoma area operations.

Qualification Requirements For the Position Include:

  • Five Day Work Schedule. Two Consecutive Days Off..
  • Must Be Willing To Work Days, Nights, Weekends, Or Holiday Shifts.
  • Valid Class A Washington State CDL.
  • Hazmat, Tanker and Doubles/Triples Endorsements.
  • Clean Driving Record.
  • Minimum Age 25 Years old.
  • Minimum 2 years Over The Road Driving Experience Preferred.
  • Previous Tanker Experience Preferred.
  • Previous Mountain Winter Weather Driving Experience Preferred.
  • Valid DOT Medical Card
  • Able to Pass Pre-Employment Drug/Alcohol Screen & Background Check
  • Strong Organizational Skills and Attention To Detail A Must.
  • Strong Verbal And Written Communication Skills Are A Must.
  • Cheerful Personality And Able To Manage Multiple Tasks And Follow Procedures With Complete Accuracy.
  • Paid Training. Provided.
  • This Is A Teamster Union Position.
  • Full Medical, Dental And Vision Benefits Provided For Driver And Family.
  • Paid Holidays And Paid Vacations Are Provided.
  • Eligible For Teamster Pension Plan After Five Years Of Service.
  • Home most Every Night.
  • State Of The Art New And Modern Equipment Provided.
  • TWIC Background Check Card Preferred.
  • Uniforms And PPE Equipment Provided.

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