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POST DATE 9/9/2016
END DATE 10/10/2016

CEMEX, Inc. Houston, TX

Company
CEMEX, Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
16000351
AJE Ref #
576122389
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 Texas issued 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