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Concrete Truck Driver for Concrete Industries, Nebraska City, NE

NEBCO, Inc. Nebraska City, NE

Job Description

Concrete Truck Driver         

Report in person at local NE Workforce Development office to complete an employment application or apply on-line.  Jobs open in NE City, Auburn or Falls City

Must have an insurable driving record & a Class B CDL .  A background check is required,  pre-employment physical and drug screen required.  Will train the right driver with a good driving record.


Position Summary

Drives a transit mixer truck equipped with auxiliary concrete mixer to deliver concrete mix to job sites from Nebraska City, Auburn or Falls City location. 

 Essential Duties:

  • Abide by Company Safety Program and Policies, while performing duties safely.
  • Daily perform a pre and post-trip safety check on equipment and the truck to assure a safe vehicle. Document any maintenance that may be required.
  • Backs truck under loading hopper, starts mixer to receive concrete. Follows guidelines and instructions by dispatch personnel.
  • Drives truck to designated job site for unloading. Must distinguish between safe and unsafe conditions at the job site, in traffic and throughout plant areas.
  • Assembles concrete chute and attaches chute to the back of the truck. Controls appropriate levers on truck to discharge concrete according to specifications from the contractor into a wheelbarrow or other conveying container or directly into area to be poured with concrete.
  • Sprays surfaces of truck with protective compound to prevent adhering of concrete as needed.
  • Perform minor maintenance to the assigned vehicle--tire pressure, oil change, lube job--as needed.
  • When the workload is light, assist other areas--repair/maintenance in the plant area, yard clean-up, or drive other equipment for affiliated companies--if qualified.

Education and/or Experience: 

High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Construction related experience helpful.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Previous commercial truck driving experience is preferred. Must meet insurability for driving requirements of the company. Must meet the Department of Transportation (DOT) physical requirements and carry a physical exam card, which is to be kept current according to DOT guidelines.  Must be 21 to drive across state lines.

Other QualificationsMust be able to work a flexible work schedule during busy season. Must be able to work late or irregular hours. Previous knowledge of construction and construction products is helful. Must understand and maintain the internal and external customer service responsibilities of the position.  Must be flexible regarding the work assigned due to temporary job assignments at Ready Mixed locations, Plant or the yard. 

Physical Demands:  

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit while driving; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl and talk or hear. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 100 pounds to shoulder height.  Must be able to lift, place and set warehouse products as required during load preparation, loading and unloading.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.  Must wear protective devices as required by the company safety policy in the performance of the job.

Work Environment:  

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions (may be extreme hot and cold). The employee is frequently exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts, minimal amount of non-hazardous dust daily and fumes or other possible airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to high and precarious places which requires the agility to maintain balance on a boom truck and pup trailer while loading/unloading, tarping and strapping.  May be vibration from the equipment. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud to very loud.  Must be flexible regarding the work assigned due to temporary job assignments in Ready Mixed,  or the yard area.  This is a non smoking campus.

Condition of Employment:

Candidate is required to meet the above qualifications, task frequency and PPE requirements.  Approval of pre-employment reference & background checks, and post offer drug/alcohol testing with back screens (if required) are required as conditions of employment. 

Concrete Truck Driver, NE City and surrounding Plant locations

An EEO Employer

Job Details

Date Posted January 6, 2020
Date Closes February 5, 2020
Address 918 E. 4th Corso
Located In Nebraska City, NE
Work At Driver jobs also in Auburn & Falls City
Department CI, Nebraska City, NE
Function A company of NEBCO, Inc.
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies, Based on Experience
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Week day hours. Home at night. Some Saturdays.
Hours 40 + hours per week
Start Date 2019-03-15
Positions Available 4
SOC Category 53-3033.00 Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services
Zipcode 68410
Name Lin Blodgett, HR; Linzy Johns; James Hamlette
Address 918 E 4th Corso
City, State and Zip Nebraska City, NE 68410
Phone 402-873-6635

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Credit Union
  • Holiday Party
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Wellness Program
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Excellent Communications
  • Excellent Logic and Reasoning
  • Excellent Team Member
  • Positive Attitude
  • Problem Resolution
  • Strong Flexibility / Adaptability
  • Strong Time Management
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Driver
  • Transportation - Worker
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  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Profit Sharing
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