Rock Island Auction Company OTR Driver (Part-time) Class C in Rock Island, Illinois
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Over-the-road drivers will be responsible for the long-haul safe pick-up, delivery and transportation of collectible firearms and military memorabilia using heavy trucks.
We are looking for drivers who can commit to being on the road for at least one long trip (7 days or more) each month with a co-driver.
Essential Job Functions
Travel throughout the United States for at least one long trip per month (7-10 days at a time is average, but actual length of trip varies) with co-driver
Work, drive and handle inventory/collectibles in a safe and respectful manner
Interact with customers, including packing firearms and other collectibles for shipping and/or transport
Completes all logs and documentation in a timely manner, as required by RIAC and all State and Federal agencies
Follows government, company and DOT HOS compliance regulations at all times
Required to work on Auction Weekends (5 times per year), if not driving on a trip
Other duties as assigned
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
High school diploma or GED equivalent preferred
Must learn and follow all RIAC rules as it pertains to all firearm safety
Must be 21 years or older and currently certified with a class C license (Class D2 for IA residents) or the ability to obtain certification through a written and driving test (Company paid)
Must possess a valid driver?s license with a clean driving record, including no DUI record for the past seven years. Must read and speak English well enough to understand road signs, prepare reports and communicate with law enforcement officers and the public. Must pass a DOT physical, as required.
Illinois residents must be able to obtain and keep a FOID card
Flexibility to adapt to changing trip schedules to meet customer and company needs
Listens effectively and takes direction from lead driver
Must possess proficient computer skills to complete ELD?s and Microsoft Office Skills such as Word and Excel
Strong attention to detail, positive attitude and excellent communications skills with a strong customer-focus
Drivers must be able to sit and drive for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and navigate in and out of truck/trailer. Frequent bending, squatting, kneeling, stooping and climbing will occur. Must have good hearing & vision and cannot be colorblind. Works with and around products associated with firearms.
Part-time Starting Pay: $14/hour plus driver bonuses!