CDL Driver Opportunities Available At Pavlich Inc Kansas City KS
A CDL driver plays an essential role in the commercial trucking industry. Trained drivers help trucking companies maintain efficient operations, which supports growth in the industry.
Pavlich, Inc, is a locally-owned and family-run trucking company located in Kansas City, Kansas, with over 70 trucks and trailers. We primarily operate in the Midwest and across the US transporting bulk freight of every kind by truck and by rail. We have trucks in several combinations that can handle any job, whether it’s large end dump trailers for multi-ton jobs or smaller capacity trucks that enable us to get to locations where the larger trailers can’t. We have both aluminum and steel trailers that can handle just about any job requirements.
We are looking for a CDL driver
We currently have positions available for licensed drivers to join our company. The position entails the safe and timely transporting of different types of goods and materials from customer locations to manufacturing, distribution and retail centers.
We are looking for a CDL driver who is self-motivated, has good communication skills and is able to work independently. You will work with dispatchers to plan routes and track deliveries. In addition, you must be able to read customer orders and follow safety regulations, as well as work under pressure.
Basic requirements include a CDL with at least one year of verifiable Class A or B driving experience, depending on position they are applying for, and a clean driving record, plus you must pass a drug and alcohol test. Further, you must be proficient in reading and speaking the English language sufficiently to converse with the general public, be able to understand highway traffic signs and signals in the English language, respond to official inquiries, and make entries on reports and records. (FMCSRs §391.11 (b)(2). In addition, you may also be required to provide a medical certificate.
Typical CDL Driver Responsibilities
- Drive long distances to deliver goods to customers.
- Load and unload cargo.
- Record cargo deliveries.
- Refuel and clean vehicle.
- Report road incidents to the dispatcher.
- Follow traffic laws.
- Inspect trucks and record issues.
- Follow accident procedures.
- Keep and maintain an electronic log of activities and hours.
- Report mechanical problems to maintenance personnel.
- Plan routes using GPS system.
- Get goods to the client on time.
- Maintain a positive attitude with customers.
- Keep commercial driver license up to date.
Choosing a trucking company to drive for is an important consideration for a CDL driver. It’s important to understand as much as possible about the trucking company you are considering. When you come for an interview with Pavlich, we will discuss pay scale, benefits, how much home time is offered and the routes available.
Pavlich is always looking for a qualified CDL driver and welcomes questions from you about driving with us. There are several ways to do that:
- Complete the CDL DRIVER APPLICATION, and our recruiter will call you.
- Call 913-281-3709 and ask for recruiting.
- Or stop by to say hello in person, and talk to our recruiter about CDL driver positions with Pavlich. We are located at 250 South 5th Street, Kansas City, KS 66101.
The trucking industry is constantly changing, and Pavlich, Inc. is committed to keeping our drivers, equipment, and overall operations up to date. The safety of our employees and customers is paramount to Pavlich, Inc.
250 South 5th Street
We are proud to be prominent and long-standing members of the following organizations.
The Kansas Motor Carriers Association (KMCA)
The Missouri Motor Carriers Association (MMCA)
The Missouri Dump Truck Association (MDTA)