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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 10/8/2016

CEMEX, Inc. Houston, TX

Company
CEMEX, Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
16000659
AJE Ref #
576026935
Location
Houston, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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POSITION SUMMARY:



Primary responsibility is to drive concrete mixer to work sites and discharge load. This is in a variety of settings and conditions including uneven ground, and may require unloading and attaching extension chutes weighing thirty to fifty pounds to end of primary chute. A Ready-mix Truck Driver is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the ready-mix truck used for delivery of products connected to the Companys ready-mixed concrete operation.



DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Safely drive truck to and from destination applying knowledge of DOT driving regulations and area roads
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Check loads to ensure product is being hauled in an appropriate and safe manner to adjust to desired level
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Estimate slump of concrete
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Distinguish between a proper mix and one that is too rocky or too sandy
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Distinguish the color difference between mixes
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Verify directions with plant personnel before leaving the plant to ensure delivery to the correct customer and job site
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Strive to meet customer expectations without exception and achieve highly positive customer satisfaction survey results consistent with strategic objectives
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Develop extensive working relationships with customers, both external and internal, in order to maximize opportunities for CEMEX and to ensure customer needs are addressed
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Keep equipment in acceptable condition of cleanliness using approved cleaning materials and supplies
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Maintain personal appearance in neat and clean manner, including shirts tucked in at all times
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Maintain radio contact with supervisor/dispatch to receive and transmit delivery instructions
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Assist other company employees as needed
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Complete pre- and post-trip inspections on truck equipment and supplies, such as tires, lights brakes, gas, fuel, oil, and water
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May perform minor roadside repairs, such as installing light bulbs.
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Maintain good working knowledge of the traffic routes of the city
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Must be able to take orders, instructions, and guidance from supervisors and management
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Cooperate and promote a team concept between himself and all other company employees, as well as all CEMEXs customers
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Adhere to all CEMEX, D.O.T., and O.S.H.A. rules and regulations at all times
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Meet or exceed company safety standards
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Perform other job responsibilities as assigned

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

* Must possess a valid commercial drivers license (CDL A or B)

* Be at least 21 years of age

* Must have a minimum of 1 year experience as a CDL Driver

* Be able to read, write, and speak English

* Acceptable CSA score of 70 or below

* MVR - No DUIs or DWIs in the last 5 years, no more than 3 moving violations in the previous 3 years

* High School diploma, preferred

* Bilingual a plus

* Add and subtract two digit numbers

* Perform the four basic arithmetic operations

VALUES:

* Ensure Safety

* Focus on Customers

* Pursue Excellence

* Work as One CEMEX

* Act with Integrity

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:

* Requires walking, sitting, lifting, pushing, pulling, and climbing to a significant degree

* Exerting 50 100 pounds of force occasionally

* Exerting 25 50 pounds of force frequently

* Exerting 10 20 pounds of force continually

* While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear, in order to communicate to employees/visitors as well as function safely around heavy rolling equipment

* Must be able to perform all job functions which include, but may not be limited to, pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls

* Must pass DOT physical to include back x-ray, hearing test and drug/alcohol screen

* Continuous exposure to extreme heat, extreme cold, extreme noise, and working outdoors

* Must wear protective equipment while on the job

EEO/AA STATEMENT

CEMEX is an EEO/AA (equal opportunity/affirmative action) institution and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, age, race, color, religion, physical or mental disability, creed, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, or gender expression in the programs or activities which it operates.

EN ESPANOL
CEMEX es una institucin EEO/AA (igualdad de oportunidad/accin afirmativa) y no discrimina en base al sexo, edad, raza, color, religin, discapacidad fsica o mental, credo, origen nacional, estatus veterano, orientacin sexual, infomacin gentica, identidad de gnero, o expresin de gnero en los programas o actividades los cuales opera.