Rock On Enterprises, Inc.

Job Description

Job Title: Dump Truck Driver

Department: Dump Truck

Rock On Enterprises, Inc.

Job Description


Reports To: Jason Kruschke & Kevin Vierkant

Prepared By: Mollie Parks

Prepared Date: 01/01/2017

Summary Drives truck equipped with dump body to transport and dump loose materials such as sand, gravel, crushed rock, coal, or bituminous paving materials by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned. The following are not in any particular order.

Drives truck to destination.

Pulls levers or turns crank to tilt body and dump contents.

Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, water and all fluids and performs pre and post trip inspections.

Responsible for the condition of their vehicle. For example, keeps truck clean and in good working order.

Inspects material to ensure it has been loaded correctly and is secure and reviews shipping documents to verify all information is accurate.

Maintains driver log according to I.C. regulations.

Accurately enters ticket information into hard mount computer system in truck.

Driver must be in DOT Compliance at all times during employment at Rock On Enterprises, Inc. Must maintain a clean driving record.

Drivers are responsible for setting their own brakes

Drivers are expected to grease their truck once a week. (every 5000 miles)

This job will require out of town work for a few days or a few weeks at a time.

Supervisory Responsibilities

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies : Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Works well in group

problem solving situations; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional topics.


Industry Specicfic – Must be able to identify materials to ensure correct product is being hauled.

Interpersonal Skills – Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; Listens to others without interrupting; Keeps emotions under control; Remains open to others’ ideas and tries new things.

Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; Listens and gets clarification; Responds well to questions; Demonstrates group presentation skills; Participates in meetings.

Written Communication – Writes clearly and informatively; Edits work for spelling and grammar; Able to read and interpret written information.

Teamwork – Gives and welcomes feedback; Contributes to building a positive team spirit. Cost Consciousness – Contributes to profits and revenue .

Ethics – Treats people with respect; Keeps commitments; Inspires the trust of others; Works with integrity and ethically; Upholds organizational values.

Motivation – Demonstrates persistence and overcomes obstacles. Planning/Organizing – Uses time efficiently.

Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on commitments.

Quantity – Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity; Works safely and efficiently.

Safety and Security – Observes safety and security procedures; Determines appropriate action beyond guidelines; Reports potentially unsafe conditions immediately ; Uses equipment and materials properly; Understands all DOT Safety regulations.

Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment; Manages competing demands; Changes approach or method to best fit the situation; Able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time.

Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions; Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals.; Completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Age Limit

Must be a minimum of 18 years old.


Language Skills

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos in English. Ability to write simple correspondence in English. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization in English.

Mathematical Skills

Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10’s and 100’s. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.

Reasoning Ability

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

Computer Skills

Must have basic computer skills.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Employee must have license and documents to drive a Commercial Motor Vehicle. Must have a current DOT Medical Exam (Health Card).

Other Skills and Abilities

Knowledge and understanding of all DOT rules and regulations. General knowledge of truck maintenance.

Must be able to pass Rock On Enterprises’ pre-trip and road test.

Other Qualifications

Must have a clean driving record. (MVR)

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to handle, or feel and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to reach with hands and arms and climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision and depth perception.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts. The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.