Cylinder Driver - Local Transportation
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Driver
Location Morrisville, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 4/15/23
Cylinder Driver - Local Transportation

Located in Morrisville PA - CDL A Driver

Company Presentation

A world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 78 countries with approximately 64,500 employees and serves more than 3.8 million customers and patients. Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen are essential small molecules for life, matter and energy. They embody Air Liquides scientific territory and have been at the core of the companys activities since its creation in 1902.

Entity / Business

Air Liquide Electronics innovative electronic materials respond to increasingly challenging customer demands for improved mobility, connectivity, computing power and energy consumption. We offer ultra pure carrier gases, a wide range of specialty gases and advanced precursor molecules, enabling equipment for safe distribution, purification and on-line purity control. On site, manufacturers rely on our expertise in providing full management of these gases, advanced molecules and equipment and in helping to continuously improve production processes.

Electronic Specialty Gases (ESG) is a focused product line within the larger Air Liquide Electronics (ALE) organization that specializes in providing a diverse portfolio of highly purified specialty gases to our customers. The ESG product line is poised for strong growth over the coming years as leading semiconductor companies are making multi-billion dollar investments to expand manufacturing capacity in the United States and globally. The Morrisville PA plant is expanding its chemical process engineering and technical team to ensure it is well poised for these growth opportunities.


This position requires this driver to drive to local and regional customer and vendor locations.
Delivery and pickup of chemicals / compressed gases.
Physically loading and unloading of material, using adequate equipment (forklift, manual or electrical jack, cylinder cart, etc.).
Understand and follow proper spills / emergency cleanup procedures.
Check proper labeling of all materials (possible correction with shipping/receiving staff).
Direct interface with internal & external customers.
Support waste reduction & recycling programs.
Perform a pre and post trip inspection of the tractor and trailer assigned to the delivery of that day
Safely complete the coupling of the tractor and trailer if necessary.
Safely maneuver the tractor and trailer at highway speeds and also through city and suburban roads and to include vendor and customer site following all posted driving restrictions with no exceptions.
Know the rules set by the DOT as stated in the CFR 49 for the safe transport of hazardous materials and follow those rules with no exceptions.
Safely back trailer as needed to accomplish the daily deliveries set for each route and follow the procedures set by Air
Liquide which includes coning all pinch points and if possible (as needed) closing off the area to traffic during the backing process, and applying chocks to all dropped vehicles or vehicles being loaded or unloaded.
Complete paperwork as required (daily trip sheets including logs and vehicle inspection reports, inbound product reports, etc.).


High school diploma or equivalent experience and a minimum 1 year experience in chemical / compressed gas field

Minimum 25 years of age.
Must possess a valid CDL A commercial drivers license with hazmat endorsements.
Drivers license must be for state of domicile, with a clean driving record.
1 year chemical / background and knowledge preferred.
Must have initiative and be self-motivated.
Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
Must be able to work in a team environment, be organized and multitasking.
Dedicated to quality and accuracy.

Physical Requirements:

Crank a trailer landing gear handle upward or down to adjust trailer height so a safe tractor & trailer coupling may be achieved.
Pull with some resistance a Fifth wheel lock handle when uncoupling a tractor & trailer.
Climb up and down either in and out of the cab or up and down the catwalk behind the cab to remove and apply glad hand air supply or change placards as needed at each delivery location.
Strap and ratchet cylinders on an Air Liquide steel pallet.
Roll one cylinder on a 5 feet distance.

Job Type: Full-time


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee assistance program
Employee discount
Flexible spending account
Health insurance
Health savings account
Life insurance
Paid sick time
Paid time off
Parental leave
Referral program
Tuition reimbursement
Vision insurance

Supplemental pay types:

Bonus pay

Trucking driver type:

Company driver

Trucking home time:

Home daily

Trucking route:


Work Location: On the road

Health insurance