Driver/ Material Handler
Company: Univar Solutions
Posted on: June 12, 2020
Nexeo Solutions is the largest global chemical and plastics
distributor with a centralized business model. With operations
worldwide, Nexeo offers over 26,000 products used in a broad
cross-section of industries, including chemicals manufacturing, oil
and gas, paints and coatings, automotive, healthcare and personal
care. Nexeo distributes these products in North America and EMEA.
The company provides broad logistics capabilities, in-depth market
knowledge, dedicated technical expertise and Environmental
Services. Nexeo Solutions facilities are ISO 9001 certified. We
diligently observe a commitment to quality in all of our practices
and adhere to a defined quality policy. As a public company
employing more than 2,500 employees, Nexeo connects a network of
over 1,200 suppliers with a diverse base of more than 28,000
This position is for local residents only.
Location: Fairfield, CA 94533
Operates company owned or leased bulk or packaged trucks over 20
tons to facilitate shipping and receiving operations. Perform tasks
safely and in a manner consistent with Nexeo Solutions procedures.
Communicates information effectively to internal Nexeo Solutions
and team members and external customers in a professional manner
which contributes to servicing the customer and collaboration. Must
be medically certified to operate a commercial motor vehicle per 49
CFR 390.5, except as provided in 391.67. Must be able to safely
work with load securing devices.
1. Operate company owned and leased trucks over 20 tons to
facilitate shipping and receiving operations of bulk or packaged
2. Perform required pre-trip, during and post-trip vehicle
inspections and provide required reports. Monitor hours of service
3. Provide outstanding customer service during the delivery and
pick up operations. Assist customers with questions or problems
attend to customer needs. Ensure delivered goods correspond to
products identified on the bill of lading.
4. Maintain all required certifications required by the D.O.T, OSHA
and company safety programs. Maintain eligibility to hold hazardous
materials endorsements (no disqualifying offenses per the TSA).
Maintain a valid commercial driver s license (Class A) with
Hazardous Material Endorsement.
5. Maintain and protect all company property entrusted to you in
6. During loading and unloading process check weights of shipment
and monitor distribution weight to legal road limits. Ensures
material is properly and safely loaded and unloaded from vehicle
for either bulk or packaged delivery. Check material for damage and
quantity discrepancies. Engage appropriate Nexeo Solutions team
member if any discrepancies exist.
7. Pick up empty or partially empty drums, totes. Review paperwork
to ensure transport of material is authorized and in
8. May perform quality control functions (lab testing) as
9. Perform any other tasks assigned to support and improve the
overall team operations. (E.g. warehouse clean up).
10. Attend and participate in training meetings.
11. Perform duties and tasks in a manner consistent with the
Business Responsibilities of a Nexeo Solutions employee.
12. Operate fork lift to pick material, store and stage material as
13. Bulk off load material from either bulk tank trucks or rail
cars using a fork lift or a pallet jack or by moving and connecting
50 lb. hoses between the storage vehicle and piping system in load
rack as needed.
14. Filling drums or totes on a roller line to meet Nexeo Solutions
and customer specifications as needed. Ensure proper labeling of
material as needed.
Customary Physical Demands / Effort:
Must be able to lift, pull or push 50 lbs. Must be able to sit and
operate a motor vehicle for prolonged periods of time. (e.g. bagged
material, drummed material on pallet jack).
Climbing or Balancing:
Must frequently be able to ascend and descend ladder to vent bulk
tanks, or access bulk loading area.
Walking / Running / Stooping / Kneeling / Crouching / Crawling:
Must frequently be able to kneel or crouch to inspect vehicle.
Reaching / Handling / Fingering and or Feeling:
Frequently must be able to position and connect hoses and detect
secure and proper fittings for bulk loading and unloading. Must be
able to input information into various machines following
prescribed standards (e.g. blend formula, inventory tracking
handheld device or personal computer).
Talking and or Hearing:
Communicate information essential to accurate receipt and shipment
of material to customers. Expresses ideas clearly and in a
professional manner. Hear warning facility or warning signals to
maintain safe clearing from moving vehicles (e.g. backing).
Identify road signage and assess road conditions and discern
implication for safe operation of vehicle. See and read documents
and interpret instructions. Ability to see warning signals.
Must be able to safely operate a commercial motor vehicle as
defined by 49 CFR 391.41
Customary Mental Functions:
Must be able to read, write, speak and understand and apply
instructions in the English language.
Must be able to understand and fully comply with all laws governing
the trucking and warehousing industry. Must be able to perform
basic mathematical calculations related to container quantities,
Equipment Used (What / How Often):
Information System: At Roads; People Net, Vehicle Types: Tractor
trailer, tanker, straight truck, hybrid ;
Hoses: 2-inch and 3-inch chemical galvanized caged hoses with
carbon steel fittings. Hoses weigh approximately seven pounds per
foot and vary from five to twenty foot lengths. Hoses used daily at
an average of two hours per day. Pumps: Blackmer 3 -inch used an
average of two hours per day.
High school diploma or GED
Possess the proper CDL with all applicable endorsements and clean
A minimum of 2 year driving experience in the last 3 years
Experience loading and unloading shipments for delivery
Experience with delivery to well sites a strong plus
Strong oral and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to interact with clients in
a professional manner
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