Grand Prairie, TX, United States
Bluecollar, Transportation, Trucking, Construction
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology company committed to developing innovative technology solutions to the world’s water challenges.
The Company’s products and services move, treat, analyze, monitor and return water to the environment in public utility, industrial, residential and commercial building services settings.
With its October 2016 acquisition of Sensus, Xylem added smart metering, network technologies and advanced data analytics for water, gas and electric utilities to its portfolio of solutions.
The combined Company’s nearly 16,000 employees bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on identifying comprehensive, sustainable solutions.
Headquartered in Rye Brook, New York with 2016 revenue of $3.8 billion, Xylem does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands.
The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all – that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at
Xylem seeks to hire a CDL-A Driver to be responsible for the delivery and set-up of Godwin pumping equipment in a safe, efficient and professional manner at the customer job site. The CDL-A Driver will also be responsible for the pickup of equipment from the customer job site at the end of the contract rental period.
The CDL Driver will be responsible for recording those transactions accurately on Godwin Rental Contracts and Sales paperwork accordingly. When not engaged in driving responsibilities, the CDL Driver will assist in duties in the yard and perform other miscellaneous duties as assigned.
Assist yard and field personnel in loading and unloading trucks with Godwin pumping equipment.
Secure all items loaded on the truck for safe over-the-road travel in accordance with Federal Motor
Carriers Safety Administration (FMCSA) Federal Department of Transportation, and local
Department of Transportation guidelines.
Review all items to be delivered (or picked up) with customer to ensure completeness and accuracy.
customer’s signature on Godwin Rental Contract paperwork.
Maintain presence of all required driver (licenses, medical cards, etc.) documents at all times.
Maintain log books with entries for driving, on-duty, etc. in accordance with DOT guidelines.
Maintain mileage and fuel logs as required.
Perform daily visual inspections of Godwin delivery equipment and documenting any items in
Comply with all
company and customer safety requirements.
Maintain communication with Dispatch at all times as to location, estimated arrival/departure times,
and any potential issues.
Assist in the set-up of Godwin pumping equipment as necessary.
Assist customer with start-up instructions as needed or requested.
Available for rotating on-call schedule for off-hours emergency driving assignments.
Assist as needed in preparing rental equipment for dispatch and ensuring yard is organized and
Other related duties as assigned.
Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:
One to two
in the construction industry preferred
Class A Commercial License preferred
Experience with flatbed trailers and proper load securement techniques (chaining, strapping, etc.)
Specialized Knowledge Required – Including any required certificates, licenses, and registrations
Valid state issued Commercial Driver License
Acceptable driving record
Current Department of Transportation medical card
Ability to follow detailed oral and written instructions
Aptitude for basic mathematical skills (add, subtract, multiply and divide)
Ability to read a map
Ability to complete basic mechanical tasks
Ability to operate a commercial vehicle in accordance with Commercial Class license for extended periods of time, in all weather conditions, on back roads, 2-lane highways,
major highways, interstates (including tunnels and bridges), through towns, municipalities, cities, and customer job
to 50 pounds)
Considerable standing, walking, bending, stooping, lifting, twisting, kneeling, climbing
Shop environment, travel required, work on equipment used in water and wastewater industry
including disability and veteran
Website : http://www.xylem.com
Xylem. Derived from classical Greek, our name refers to the supporting tissues that help transport water and nutrients from a plant's roots to its leaves. To the people of Xylem, our name stands for our promise to live our values while solving our customers' most challenging water problems, and to set industry standards for fluid technology applications and water solutions.