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Univar Solutions

Univar Solutions

Kent, WA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, February 13, 2024

$5,000 Sign On Bonus

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As a Driver at Univar Solutions, you will be essential to our success, representing the best of our company and helping to build long lasting relationships with our customers and communities. We are currently adding to our fleet of local delivery drivers, as we strive to redefine chemical and ingredient distribution. We offer an opportunity to be part of one of the largest private fleets in North America, with various opportunities to carry bulk and packaged material, with well-maintained and up to date assets.

Primary Purpose: Operates and maintains company tractor/trailer/tanker to make pickups and deliveries. Transports hazardous materials and wastes in full compliance with applicable federal, state, local statutes and regulations and company policies. Position requires working tractor/trailer components, including bending and cranking landing gear as well as climbing in and out of cabs and sitting for extended periods of time. Inspects vehicle for proper and safe operating conditions before and after each trip. Must maintain a DOT driver's log and adhere to all DOT regulations. This is regional work (operating within a 275-mile radius of domicile terminal) and driver is home each day.

Responsibilities (% of time may vary by country or region)

  • Pick-up and delivery of hazardous materials and wastes
  • Ensure safety and compliance of load
  • Use onboard Samsara e-Logging Device manage proper driver duty statuses and planned freight order delivery routing sequencing.
  • Use ePOD device to accurately capture customer delivery receipt of goods and other relevant shipment documents
  • Perform all other duties as required to make proper deliveries and pick-ups for customers

Education/Experience/Training/Certifications – Required

  • Ability to read, write, count, understand and speak English
  • Valid Class A CDL license (with HazMat and Tanker endorsements)
  • Ability to use and maintain respiratory protections equipment
  • 22 years old or older
  • 2+ years of CDL-A driving experience

Education/Experience/Training/Certifications – Desired

  • Experience on SAMSARA or equivalent ELD
  • Experience working in a regional capacity with a targeted 55-hour work week
  • Hauling BULK HAZMAT products and perishable consumer goods (e.g., transporting unstable loads or hauling different weights on different trip segments, etc.)
  • Operating a tractor-trailer in different conditions (e.g., highway driving, side/local roads, city/country, maneuvering in tight spaces, etc.)

Physical Demands/Environmental Conditions/Other Requirements:

  • Physical ability to lift and carry at least 100 pounds, tilt back or break 800 lb. net drums onto a dolly and stand/walk for long periods of time
  • Test negative on the company’s drug tests
  • Satisfy all DOT physical qualifications requirements to qualify & maintain a CDL-A
  • May be handling potentially hazardous substances

Where you will work:

8201 S 212th St, Kent, WA 98032

Pay & Benefits:

Pay & Benefits: The base wage for this position is $34.00 per hour. The specific wage offered to a candidate is established by the classification within the applicable collective bargaining agreement (CBA) under which the position is covered. The CBA provides for other total rewards including health and retirement benefits, as well as paid holidays and paid time away.

What you can expect:

At Univar Solutions, we take our values seriously. Where People Matter is a cornerstone for building a Total Rewards offering that is both market competitive as well as supportive of the needs of our employees.

Univar Solutions is a leading, global distributor of chemicals and ingredients essential to the safety, health, and wellbeing of our daily lives from life-saving medicines and vitamins to hand sanitizers and industrial materials used for cleaning, construction, and more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees support our vision to redefine distribution and be the most valued chemical and ingredient distributor on the planet!

We offer a Total Rewards package that includes market aligned pay and incentives as well as a diverse benefits offering to support our employees’ physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing.

Univar Solutions supports sustainable solutions for the world around us so that we can do our part to help keep our communities healthy, fed, clean, and safe!

We are committed to a diverse workforce and a culture of inclusion. Together, we are building a culture that acknowledges the unique experiences, perspectives and expertise of individuals and provides the development and growth opportunities to empower us to redefine our industry.

Univar Solutions is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on their race, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected classification.

Univar Solutions does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters, employment agencies, or staffing firms (collectively Recruiting Firms). Recruiting Firms must enter into a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Univar Solutions prior to submitting any information relating to a potential candidate. All searches must be initiated by Univar Solutions' Talent Acquisition team and candidates must be submitted via Applicant Tracking System (ATS) by approved vendors who have been expressly requested to make a submission for a specific job opening. No placement fees will be paid to any firm unless the aforementioned conditions have been met. Contacting our hiring managers directly is prohibited.