Truck Driver- 258- Lexington, KY

Lexington, KY, US

CDL Drivers set your GPS and take the road to success with Beacon! Drive your way to a new career!


As a full-time Driver at Beacon, you’ll work close to home and have your nights and weekends free.

You’ll travel locally to deliver building materials to our customers, while adhering to and understanding safety policies and regulations.

A clean driving record and top-notch customer service skills are a must! Experienced, safety conscious, and customer-focused drivers encouraged to apply!

We’re looking for experienced Truck Drivers with their Class A CDL and knuckle boom experience.


What can I expect?

· Competitive Pay $

· Bonus Potential

· Potential for Overtime

· Time Off Plus Holidays

· Potential for training and certifications on an as needed basis


What will my day-to-day look like?

· Pre-inspect truck, load with materials and verify load for accuracy

· Set up job perimeters, inspect site to ensure a safe environment to unload

· Unload truck at site –involves setting up barriers, occasional lifting of heavy shingles and use of knuckle boom

· Drive crew to site and guide helper to ensure safe unloading

· Communicate regularly with dispatcher to ensure timely product delivery at job site

· Communicate potential on-site hazards to branch management

· Keep logbook up-to-date at all times

· Adhere to and understand, safety policies, regulations, and always use appropriate PPE

· Perform other duties as assigned


What are the requirements?

· CDL Class A driver license in good standing

· Drivers must be 21 years of age or older

· NCCCO Boom certification highly preferred not required

· Hydraulic knuckle boom experience - may train the right candidate

· Will need 12 months of prior and verifiable commercial driving experience

· Should be comfortable driving a manual transmission truck and operate heavy equipment for unloading

· Airbrake endorsement

· Must be able to lift 75+ lbs repeatedly throughout the day as we will load/unload the materials by hand and via knuckle boom

· Must be comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions

· The ideal candidate will always put safety first and will always wear appropriate PPE

· Should prefer working in a team environment but be comfortable working on independent tasks


What will give me an edge over other applicants?

· Forklift experience

· NCCCO certification highly preferred but may train the right candidate

· Experience handling building materials

· Hazmat endorsement

Beacon's competitive advantage is our people and our value proposition is the differentiator. 

-— Christopher Harrison
Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer 

Nearest Major Market: Lexington