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Commercial Driver

Requisition ID 51748
Position Type (US)Full Time
Career Function Supply Chain 
Posting Type DNI

Kerry is a global leader in taste & nutrition. Our manufacturing facilities produce and supply the world with over 15,000 different food, beverage, and pharmaceutical products throughout the world. With a commitment toward sustainability and reputation for innovation, a career with Kerry offers you the chance to change the way the world sees food and nutrition. A career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

About Kerry

Kerry is the world's leading taste and nutrition company for the food, beverage and pharmaceutical industries. Every day we partner with customers to create healthier, tastier and more sustainable products that are consumed by billions of people across the world. Our vision is to be our customers' most valued partner, creating a world of sustainable nutrition. A career with Kerry offers you an opportunity to shape the future of food while providing you opportunities to explore and grow in a truly global environment.

About the role

A professionally certified CDL driver who has a tanker certificate and is certified to haul product to a customer. Must be a safe driver and always courteous to our customers.

Key responsibilities

1.Maintain and inspect tractors and trailer are in road worthy condition and safe

2.While in transit,

3.Focus on safety.

4.Obey DOT/Traffic regulations

5.Navigate routes and through traffic

6.Deliver production to customers door and pump product of the trailer as directed by customer

7.Monitor deliveries to ensure there are no spills of product and/or changes to product in transit

8.Pick up and monitor the filling of alcohol to be delivered to the plant from the rail terminal (or vender facility), as directed

9.Maintain e-logs so that all drivers are in compliance with DOT regulations

10.Verify shipment paperwork to ensure consistent quality of delivery.

Qualifications and skills

A. EDUCATION:High school diploma or GED. Current Class A Commercial Driver’s License with Tanker Endorsement

B.EXPERIENCE:Clear driving record that meets DOT requirements, Hazmat Certification Preferred, Minimum 21 years of age, 100,000 miles driving experience or completion of a certified truck driving school, 2 years recent OTR experience preferred, Experience in the bulk tanker industry



•Ability to lift minimum 50 lbs. on a regular basis

•Ability to use a ladder or work from heights as needed.

•Ability to move large equipment (Tractor/Trailer/Etc).

•Ability to sit for extended period of time

•Ability to give complete attention to detailed work

•Ability to work alone

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

Beware of scams online or from individuals claiming to represent us. A Kerry employee will not solicit candidates through a non-Kerry email address or phone number. In addition, Kerry does not currently utilise video chat rooms (e.g., Google Hangouts) to conduct interviews. Refuse any request that asks you to provide payment to participate in the hiring process (e.g., purchasing a “starter kit,” investing in training, or something similar). Kerry will not ask you to pay any money at any point in the hiring process with the exception of reimbursable travel expenses. In addition, any payments made by Kerry will be from official firm accounts bearing the Kerry name. 

Nearest Major Market: St Louis

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