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Truck Driver

Date: Aug 18, 2019

Location: Ft. Worth, TX, US, 76107

Company: International Paper

Job Purpose

The transportation truck driver operates tractor-trailers and box vans to transport rollstock, baled waste & corrugated materials to our internal and external customers in a safe, efficient & timely manner.  Drivers report to the shipping supervisor.


  • Complete pre- trip inspections
  • Follow all federal, State, and local D.O.T regulations
  • Follow all posted speed limits
  • Ensure company cell phone is on and are operational
  • Use of cell phones while driving is strictly prohibited
  • Obtain daily work schedule/tickets
  • Establish positive working relationships with customers
  • Service all scheduled customers by the end of the daily shift
  • Ensure all loads have a load lock device before leaving the yard
  • Per trip and port trip reports must be done on a daily basis
  • Complete and submit DOT vehicle operating logs at the end of shift
  • Complete daily housekeeping, cleaning & trash removal from cab of truck at end of every shift
  • Check in with dispatcher prior to leaving for the day
  • Regular, reliable, predictable attendance
  • Adhere to plant policies and guidelines
  • Follow Safe Reliable Methods (SRMs) or Job Safety Analyses (JSAs)
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment according to plant housekeeping standards
  • Attend and participate in plant safety meetings
  • Manage controllable costs through proper equipment, tool and consumable usage
  • Report any safety or maintenance concerns
    Job Requirements
  • Demonstrated success in safety, attendance & quality of work
  • Must have a current physical/medical card and valid Class A CDL in the state of Texas
  • HS Diploma or equivalent is preferred
  • 2 years of verifiable experience operating day cab tractors, sleeper tractors & 53 foot dry vans in the last 3 years
  • No more than 2 moving violations in the last 3 years
  • No more than 2 preventable accidents in the last 3 years
  • No DUI/OWI/FELONIES in the last 5 years
  • Must pass required assessments, background check, drug screen & physical
    New employees will be on a probationary status for 90 days, during which training is provided.  Upon successful completion of training, regular job hours will be assigned.
    Those interested in job opportunities with our facility must apply online at > people > careers > search open positions.  Find facility and use Fort Worth to search for jobs.  
    International Paper is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Females/Individuals with Disabilities/Veterans

Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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