Truck Driver
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Truck Driver
Location East Brunswick, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
CDL Drivers set your GPS and take the road to success with Beacon! Drive your way to a new career!

As a full-time Driver at Beacon, youll work close to home and have your evenings/nights free.

Youll travel locally to deliver building materials to our customers, while adhering to and understanding safety policies and regulations.

A clean driving record and top-notch customer service skills are a must! Experienced, safety conscious, and customer-focused drivers encouraged to apply!

Were looking for experienced drivers and currently need a CDL A Driver in East Brunswick, NJ.

What can I expect?

Union Rates - Competitive Pay
Top Rate Union Benefits
Bonus Potential
Potential for Overtime
Paid Time Off Plus Holidays
Potential for training and certifications on an as needed basis

What will my day-to-day look like?

Pre-inspect truck, load with materials and verify load for accuracy
Set up job perimeters, inspect site to ensure a safe environment to unload
Unload truck at site involves lifting of heavy building materials and operation of heavy equipment
Guide helper to ensure safe unloading
Communicate regularly with dispatcher to ensure timely product delivery at job site
Communicate potential on-site hazards to branch management
Keep logbook up-to-date at all times
Adhere to and understand safety policies and regulations
Perform other duties as assigned

What are the requirements?

CDL Class A driver's license in good standing
Drivers must be 21 years of age or older
Will need 12 months of prior and verifiable commercial driving experience
Should be comfortable driving a manual transmission commercial flatbed truck and operate heavy equipment for unloading
Airbrake endorsement needed if applicable to Class B Drivers
Must be able to lift 75+ lbs repeatedly throughout the day as we will load/unload the materials by hand and via heavy equipment
Must be comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions
The ideal candidate will always put safety first and will always wear appropriate PPE
Should prefer working in a team environment but be comfortable working on independent tasks

What will give me an edge over other applicants?

Experience handling building materials
Roofing background
Forklift experience
Knuckle Boom and/or Moffett experience highly preferred

About Beacon: Founded in 1928, Beacon is a Fortune 500, publicly traded distributor of residential and commercial building products in North America, operating over 500 branches throughout all 50 states in the U.S. and 6 provinces in Canada. Beacon serves an extensive base of over 110,000 customers, utilizing its vast branch network and diverse service offerings to provide high-quality products and support throughout the entire business lifecycle. Beacon offers its own private label brand, TRI-BUILT, and has a proprietary digital account management suite, Beacon Pro+, which allows customers to manage their businesses online. Beacons stock is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the ticker symbol BECN. To learn more about Beacon, please visit