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Petcoke Driver

Galveston, TX, USA ● Houston, TX, USA ● Texas City, TX, USA ● Webster, TX, USA Req #9852
Thursday, March 9, 2023

At Savage, we pride ourselves on providing our Team Members with a focus on safety not typically seen in other companies. You will enjoy working in a 5S environment that is safe to work in and free of clutter while receiving top-notch safety training and procedures to ensure that everyone makes it home every night to their loved ones. Hire Right, Train Right, Treat Right…it’s the Savage way.

These are just a few of the benefits you can expect from working with Savage:

  • Local work, home every day
  • A culture that appreciates our Team Members
  • A fleet with the majority of trucks being less than 4 years old, all automatic transmissions
  • Paid Time Off (“PTO”)
  • Paid holidays
  • Profit Sharing potential
  • Uniforms and laundry service
  • Excellent benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k)
  • A culture that consistently promotes and practices safety in all aspects of the job
  • A commitment to helping our Team Members do things that they never dreamed possible
Position Summary: 

In this role, you will safely operate a tractor and belly-dump trailer to handle the loading, unloading and delivering procedures necessary to transport Petcoke from local refineries to customer facilities. This is a Night Shift position.

Requirements and responsibilities of a successful CDL Driver:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Current Class A CDL required
  • Current TWIC required
  • Two years of truck driving experience preferred
  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
  • Work weekends and holidays as scheduled
  • Able to pass a criminal background check, drug screen and reference checks and successfully pass Savage's road test, which will include a proper pre and post trip inspection of the vehicle
  • Interact professionally with Savage Team Members, customer representatives, and other personnel on a daily basis. Should have an understanding of—and appreciation for—customer service and have strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ensure that the tractor and trailer meets or exceeds operational safety standards and report any issues to the maintenance crew, if needed
  • Assist the operation with other tasks deemed necessary in order to meet customer expectations

Here are some of the physical requirements of this role:

  • Climb into and out of cab multiple times per shift
  • Climb a ladder and steps 10 or more times a day
  • Lift 50 or more pounds daily while climbing steps
  • Drive and work in adverse weather conditions
  • Hook and unhook hoses and open and close valves
  • Ability to work and complete a 12-hr shift
  • Ability to work up to 6 days in a week
Additional Information:
The complete job description is available upon request
Savage has been designated as a 2022 Military Friendly Employer.
Savage is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a drug free workplace.
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For more information or questions about opportunities at Savage, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team.

Other details

  • Job Family Skilled Player
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Galveston, TX, USA
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Texas City, TX, USA
  • Webster, TX, USA