Mar 05, 2019

Truck Driver Hazmat-Tanker

$70,000 - $90,000 yearly
  • Airgas USA LLC
  • Reading, PA, USA
Full-Time Transportation

Job Description

Driver, Bulk Distribution

  • Promote and comply with Airgas Safety Policies and Operating Procedures
  • Work independently abiding by all laws and company procedures/policies
  • Use required PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle (tractor-trailer) combination, to transport and off-load compressed industrial gases to customers or to storage sites in a safe, timely, accurate, and courteous manner
  • Has the ability to learn trailer connection, loading, offloading, analyzing, and disconnection of compressed industrial gases.
  • Report all accidents, possible injuries, safety issues, driving citations and customer complaints to include service interruptions immediately to their supervisor
  • Comply with all Facility and corporate policies and procedures
  • Maintain awareness of all Federal, State and Local regulations and stays in compliance with these regulations at all times. Report suspected Regulatory violations or offenses to his/her appropriate manager
  • Perform pre & post trip inspections to identify any maintenance action that may be required and acts appropriately if action is needed
  • Operate all equipment per company and/or manufacturer guidelines to maximize equipment life cycle and minimize maintenance costs
  • Complete and submit reports as required by the DOT and/or company policy
  • Utilize On Board Computer per instructions and makes every effort to ensure accuracy of data
  • Maintain professional appearance/good personal hygiene and wear full uniform


Hazardous Materials Handling,   Truck Driving  





Security Clearance

NO Security Clearance

Job Requirements



  • Zero vehicle accidents and/or injuries
  • Attend all safety training classes
  • Attend monthly safety meetings
  • Comply with all safety policies and DOT regulations


Customer Satisfaction:

  • Report to work as scheduled
  • Exhibit courteousness to customers at all times
  • Ensure all customer delivery tickets are accurate, signed, and provided to the customer


  • Qualifications:
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • HS Diploma or GED, preferred
  • One (1) or more year’s prior experience as driver of tractor - trailer vehicles
  • Must possess all applicable Tanker and Haz-Mat (Hazardous Materials) endorsements
  • Product knowledge of cryogenic, compressed and specialty gases, preferred
  • Must possess a valid Class A commercial driver’s license for state of domicile
  • Successful completion and passing of DOT written regulations and road tests
  • Computer skills or ability to improve competence


  • Physical Requirements:
  • Must pass DOT physical to include drug screen and complete Physical Ability Testing
  • Ability to lift and exert up to 60 pounds of force for connecting hoses or turning valves
  • Reasonable manual dexterity for pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls and valves
  • Work in various inside and outside environments being subjected to weather changes, noise, vibrations, and job hazards
  • Walk, lift, push, pull, reach, stoop, stand, grasp, balance, climb, kneel and crouch frequently
  • Sit for considerable periods of time
  • Operate motor vehicles/trucks, machines, hand tools and all other job specific equipment and tools

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