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Company: General Dynamics
Location: North Kingstown
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Responsibilities for this Position Driver US-RI-North Kingstown Job ID: 2021-5018 Type: Full-Time # of Openings: 4 Category: Manufacturing Support/Trades EB Quonset Point Facility Overview The Driver / Transportation Operator's main function will be safely operating tractor trailers within the shipyard and to and from off-site buildings. The driver will be delivering and scanning freight to operations in various ares of the facility which result in frequent stops. Scanning and delivering material will be done in all types of weather. Other functions of the driver's responsibility will be to operate a large capacity forklift up to 50 ton capacity. Some tasks of operating the 50 ton lift will be to assist the rigging department with major moves, loading and unloading flatbeds. This position is located at the North Kingstown, RI location. Responsibilities * Applicant will be required to work in a collaborative and team environment and meet organizational goals * Must have strong commitment toward safety and safety operating procedures Qualifications Required: * 3+ years commercial driving experience * A valid Class A (CDL) license (must present document at the time of interview) * Must obtain a Hazmat DOT certification within 3 months of being hired. * Must obtain an Electric Boat forklift license for general service lifts and 50 ton forklift within 6 months of hire. * Must be capable of passing a DOT physical. * A current medical certificate (must present document at the time of interview) * An air brake endorsement (must present document at the time of interview) * Must be able to work all shifts, at heights, confined spaces and in extreme temperature conditions as required * Candidates must be familiar with the operating characteristics of various road tractors and trailers, stake body trucks, backhoes and heavy capacity forklifts. * Will be required to safely operate road tractors tow 40' to 46' trailers. * Must be willing to work extended hours and weekends to satisfy production demands and be able to operate above equipment for extended periods of time Preferred: * High school diploma/GED preferred; additional preference given for Vocational, Technical and Community Colleges or Apprentice programs

Keywords: General Dynamics, Warwick , Driver, Professions , North Kingstown, Rhode Island

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