Mixer Truck Driver

Fort St John, BC, Canada Req #311
Tuesday, December 15, 2020

RMC Group of Companies is family owned and has been supplying concrete and related services since 1994. We pride ourselves on being locally owned and operated.  RMC Group of companies offers competitive wages and a competitive benefits package that includes Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Personal and Dependent Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability Insurance, and Employee Assistance Programs.


We are currently looking for a responsible, dependable, safe, and capable Ready-Mix Concrete Truck Driver. Drivers may be called upon to work extensive overtime as business and weather conditions warrant. 
 

Essential Functions

  • Inspect the truck including checking fluids such as oil and antifreeze before starting in the morning in accordance with pre-trip inspection reports.

  • Fill truck with water by placing rubber hose in tank and prepare drum for concrete.  

  • Receive delivery ticket.

  • Add fibers or other products as directed.

  • Check slumps and mix of concrete.

  • Drive truck in safe manner to jobs arriving with desired slump.

  • Backup or pulls into jobsites. Must be able to maneuver truck in uneven and poor terrain.

  • Place chutes from fender to main chute on rear of truck.

  • Unloads concrete in courteous manner.

  • Gets tickets signed and assures he has all jobsite information that is needed.   

  • Washes truck with hoses and brush in designated area per contractors.

  • Communicates with dispatcher through radio that they are returning to plant. Adds various ingredients to load such as fibers, cement, and admixtures

  • Completes all paperwork with times, problems on job and water added.

  • Refuels truck every evening and performs walk around post inspection

  • May be called on to perform other tasks as decided by supervisors.

  • Occasionally may utilize chipper to clean buildup of concrete in drum. Exterior and interior should also be maintained in clean manner.  

Work Environment

Drivers work outdoors frequently in various weather conditions on ground that may be rough, muddy, or icy.  There are high noise levels and significant vibration with potential exposure to cement, lime, concrete, dust, diesel fuel, etc.


Hours of Work

Work schedules are dictated by customer demand, so start and end times each day may be dependent upon the jobs for that day.  Drivers typically work long days and must be capable of working overtime and weekends. 
 

Required Education and Experience

  • Valid class 3 or class 1 drivers license with air brake endorsement

  • Clean driving record evidenced by a clean abstract

  • Ability to work long hours, overtime, and weekends.  

Preferred Education and Experience

  • 1-2 years of prior Concrete Truck Driving Experience

RMC Group of Companies is an Equal Opportunity Employer and operates without discriminating on the basis of race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, mental or physical disability or pardoned criminal conviction.

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Fort St John, BC, Canada