Transport/Dump Truck Professional – Roanoke, VA

Responsible for safely and efficiently loading, transporting and unloading raw materials from supplier locations to production plants.

  • Performs daily vehicle pre-trip safety inspection according to company guidelines. Maintains truck maintenance, fluid and fuel levels as needed or required.
  • Reports any vehicle mechanical problems on a timely basis to ensure prompt attention from fleet maintenance.
  • Follows written and oral instruction from production manager to determine the quantity and location of raw materials to be loaded, transported and unloaded each day.
  • Drives transport/dump truck to raw material vendor location as well as to plant locations as instructed.
  • Ensures materials loaded on/in vehicle are of the proper quantity and within acceptable specifications.
  • Unloads raw materials from vehicle at each plant location ensuring proper material is placed into the correct storage bin.
  • Monitors pressure gauges and baghouse while unloading to detect potential air quality issues.
  • Ensures compliance with company, local, state and federal environmental and safety policies and regulations.
  • Completes required paperwork timely and accurately.
  • Maintains communication with the production and plant managers using two-way radio and mobile telephone to advise of questions, problems or issues on a timely basis.
  • Communicates pleasantly and professionally with vendors.
  • Maintains a neat and professional personal appearance.
  • Keeps the interior and exterior of the truck clean and free of clutter to include regularly removing road film and excess raw material from exterior surfaces.
  • Follows established company policies and guidelines for safety, quality and service.
  • Operates plant equipment (loader, mixer truck, etc…) as needed.
  • Wears personal protective equipment as needed or required.


  • HS Diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Minimum age of 21 years old required.
  • Current, valid driver’s license.
  • Current, valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
  • Prefer at least one year of experience driving heavy equipment especially in construction or construction-related positions.
  • Satisfactory driving and criminal record.
  • General knowledge of the local area is preferred.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with simple math calculations including addition, subtraction, multiplication and division (especially percentages) as well as measurements.
  • Demonstrated ability to follow instructions (oral and written) and to work independently.
  • Prefer stable work record to include no more than 3 jobs in the past 5 years.
  • Must be able to speak, understand, read and write English.