Chemical Hazmat Delivery Driver-Mini Bulk

Bensalem, Pennsylvania
10 Jan 2017
16 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
The Chemical Hazmat Delivery Driver-Mini Bulk will drive a tractor-trailer combination capacity up to 80,000 GVW to transport and deliver hazardous and non-hazardous materials in bulk or packaged form. You will be required to load and unload tanker, box truck or flatbed. This position will be based out of Bensalem, PA but will make deliveries to all GE customers in the Northeast U.S. region.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Chemical Delivery Hazmat Driver-Mini Bulk, you will:
  • Support all Environmental, Health, and Safety programs, policies, and regulations
  • Follow all applicable state and federal DOT regulations and appropriate safety procedures when transporting hazardous materials
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles; be responsible for scheduling both preventative and unplanned maintenance
  • Work with scheduler, customer sites, inventory planners and sales reps to obtain delivery instructions and schedule unloading
  • Secure cargo for transport, using straps, blocks, chain, binders, and/or covers; may be required to load and unload trucks, or help others with loading, unloading and trailer clean outs
  • Deliver to all GE customers in the Northeast US region including, but not limited to: Pennsylvania, Virginia, Maryland, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and Maine. This includes deliveries to metropolitan areas within some of these states, i.e. New York City, NY
  • Will be expected to load, unload and deliver totes, drums and pails to customers per delivery requirements
  • Assist with inter-plant deliveries between Bensalem, PA and New Philadelphia, OH which may also include supporting deliveries out of the New Philadelphia, OH plant as needed
  • Perform other duties as required by manager / supervisor


  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience with class A CDL, hazardous materials transportation and driving a tractor-trailer combination
  • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 95% of the time, as required
  • Ability and willingness to travel overnights, as required
  • Ability and willingness to possess and maintain a valid TWIC

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • All weather driving experience (heat, snow, ice, hail, sleet, rain, fog)
  • Experience with Freightliner or Kenworth tractor equipment
  • Excellent communication and documentation skills
  • Attention to detail and strong math skills
  • Strong computer skills
    Team player, individual thinker, self-starter with an ability to work independently
  • Current and valid U.S. Passport
  • Fork lift certification
  • Ability to to wear a respirator per customer requirements
  • Associate's degree (2 year college or technical school)

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