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FedEx Freight, Inc. 10020 City Driver in Romulus, Michigan

bJob Title:/b 10020: City DriverbrbJob Requisition Number:/b RC343079brbLocations:/bbr28475 Ecorse RoadbrRomulus, Michigan 48174-2476brbrbTime Type:/b Full TimebrbCompensation:/b FXFUS_DRFbrbrbPOSITION OVERVIEW:/bPick up and deliver freight between Service Centers and customers and support the selling brbESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:/bbr1. Operate tractor-trailer combination, including doubles (and triples, where applicable) and/or straight trucksbr2. Perform daily pre-trip and safety inspections on equipmentbr3. Hook/unhook trailers and converter dollies to/from a tractor and/or trailerbr4. Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to: forklift, pallet jack and hand truckbr5. Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies, including but not limited to: pallets, straps and ropebr6. Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessarybr7. Verify and complete required documentation and reportsbr8. Comply with hazardous material regulations and proceduresbr9. Collect cash or checks for freight charges, as required, and maintain required documentationbr10. Follow dispatch instructions and communicate with dispatch as required, including but not limited to: delays, arrivals and equipment problemsbr11. Communicate with customers to determine pick-up or delivery needs and solicit additional businessbr12. Demonstrate internal and external customer servicebr13. Ask for additional business from customers, and provide leads to sales for potential new opportunitiesbr14. May be required to perform chaining of vehicle tiresbr15. May be required to perform job duties of a road driver or a dock employee where operationally necessarybr16. Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policiesroceduresbr17. Perform other duties as requiredDisclaimer: This job description is general in nature and is not designed to contain or to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to the job.bQUALIFICATIONS:/bbr* Must possess a class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with double/triple, hazardous materials and tank endorsementsbr* Must possess one (1) year experience within most recent three (3) years or successful completion of FedEx Freight Driver Development Coursebr* Must possess acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) based on hiring standardsbr* Must meet all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements under section 391 of the Federal Motor Carrier (FMC) regulationsbr* Long combination vehicles (LCV) (i.e. Triple Trailers, Rocky Mountain Doubles, and Turnpike Doubles) are operated in the states of AZ, CO, FL, ID, IN, KS, MT, ND, NV, OH, OK, OR, SD and UT. LCV Drivers in these states must meet the Long Combination Vehicles (LCV) Qualification and Certification Minimum Standardsbr* Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculatorbr* Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)br* Ability to lift/carry hand freight weighing up to 100 pounds several times a* Ability to sit for extended periods of time, bend, twist, squat, climb in and out of truckbr* Ability to follow instructions and complete required trainingbr* Ability to work independently and/or as a team memberbWORKING CONDITIONS:/bbr* Drive throughout shift on all types of roads and in all types of weatherbr* Exposure to noise and vibration