The Truck Driver Medium drives a heavy truck to transport supplies and equipment safely between points and various locations on NIH. This driver may also load or unload truck with or without helpers, secure load, make minor mechanical repairs, and keep truck in good working order. The driver is also responsible for the appropriate documentation to account for the material during the transfer.
Straight truck, 1 1/2 to 4 tons inclusive, usually 6 wheels.
Employee will be subject to harsh weather (cold/heat).
Physical requirements include (but are not limited to) the ability to lift 60 pounds, pushing, pulling, carrying, stooping, bending, squatting, and reaching. This position involves working both indoors and outdoors. Work environment includes periodic overtime, exposure to heat, dust, cold, and inclement weather conditions.
Must be able to lift 60 lbs.
Required Skills and Experience
• Must possess a current valid driver’s license
• Must receive a clear general Background Check
• Must pass NIH background screening
• Must pass a drug/alcohol screening
Desired Skills and Experience
• Minimum 3 years truck driving experience