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Mixer Driver (Booster)


Company: Hawaiian Cement Department: Maui Concrete & Aggregate
Location: Puunene, HI Hiring Manager: Edwin B Mccary Jr
Closing Date: 02/29/2024 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Entry Level: $32.06 - $0.00 /hour    
Job Summary:
Ready for a challenging, fast-paced career where you lay the groundwork that builds communities? Hawaiian Cement is a construction materials company that believes in building things that last, and you can be a big part of our future.

Hawaiian Cement is a PEOPLE-first company. Our team members are the key to our success, and we are committed to giving them the tools, training, and time to do their jobs productively and go home safely each day. Our purpose is to build a better Hawaii by improving the lives of our employees, their ‘Ohana (families), and the communities we serve. Join our growing team today!

As a Mixer Driver (Booster), you drive and operate a concrete mixer truck in delivering concrete as directed, checking concrete for quality before leaving the plant, and during the placement at the project site, and always maintaining courteous public and customer relations. Works under the direction of dispatchers, batch plant operators, and Concrete Division supervisors. Must have a CDL B License in good standing and a valid DOT medical certificate.
Minimum Qualifications:
1. A CDL Class B license with two years truck driving experience. Preference given for experience driving a ready mix truck. Must maintain a valid DOT medical card and acceptable driving record
2. General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent
3. Basic knowledge of world events and acceptable interpersonal communication skills
4. Must be self-motivated, team-player with excellent interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations and act courteous and respectful toward others.
5. Must become a member of the ILWU Local 142
Preferred Requirements
1. Valid Class B license
2. Knowledge of ready-mix properties
Duties and/or Responsibilities
As a Driver, you will have the opportunity to:
1. Receives a batched load of concrete materials from a batch plant or transfer unit, checks load for conformance with sales invoice on aggregate type and size, proper slump and load size and make delivery as directed.
2. Checks size of load and determine correct hydraulic pressure setting on Booster Axle for proper load distribution and safety.
3. Takes proper precaution in the operation of vehicle to compensate for the high center of gravity and use good judgment in determining speed and angle when encountering "X" terrain.
4. Drives and operates a truck in a safe and responsible manner, observing all traffic codes and conform to established Federal and State regulations.
5. Will collect cash on C.O.D. sales while following established procedures.
6. Performs pre and post operational checks to include checking oil, water and fuel levels, check all light systems, braking system and tires to ensure safe equipment operation
7. Reports any unsafe condition or any mechanical defect of his truck on a daily basis using the D.O.T. daily vehicle condition report.
8. Responsible for the cleanliness and proper appearance of the truck and drum. Cleans out concrete buildup in drum when required.
9. Assists mechanics or other tradesperson on emergency repairs.
10. Must be able to lift a 40lb chute minimum 8 times a day. Employee must also be able to climb up and down the rear pedestal ladder 6 times per day.
11. Performs such similar, comparable or related duties as may be assigned or required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
1. Concrete properties
2. Knowledge of ready mix properties and applications
3. Ability to ascertain safest delivery method on job sites
4. Excellent customer service
5. Ability to work efficiently and timely when dealing with a perishable commodity
6. Strong defensive driving skills
7. Ability to read and write to complete proper paperwork
8. Basic knowledge of truck tracking/dispatching software
How to Apply
Apply online at jobs.kniferiver.com

Hawaiian Cement is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
This Employer Participates in E-Verify (PDF).
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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