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Driver – NCDOT Transport Driver – NEW HIGHER PAY!

By August 3, 2022

NC Department of Transportation

How to Apply
You MUST apply at https://bit.ly/3OVzyEe by August 26, 2022 at Midnight EST to be considered.
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The Challenge
We are looking for an experienced Vehicle Equipment Operator to join our Wake County Operations and Fleet Management team.

In this role you will:

  • Load, unload, and transport cargo using a tractor trailer for inventory distribution from our Central Inventory warehouse to our 14 NCDOT divisions located across the state.
  • Inspect cargo loads prior to departure for proper balance.
  • Deliver loads in a safe and timely manner.
  • Assist with preparation and execution of our annual physical inventory count.
  • Ensure the security and good condition of the trailer load.
  • Prepare and maintain records and reports of transportation operations.
  • Plan and select best delivery routes.
  • Complete special projects.
  • Ensure routine vehicle maintenance to avoid breakdowns and loss of time.

What You Bring

  • Experience driving a tractor trailer truck with cargo.
  • Skilled and safe experience operating a tractor trailer to transport cargo on lengthy trips in and out of state.
  • Knowledge of Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) rules and regulations and defensive driving techniques.
  • Strong understanding of safe methods of unloading/loading vehicles to secure proper/even load distribution.
  • Demonstrated ability to service and provide minor maintenance to vehicles and auxiliary equipment.
  • Valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL).
  • Ability to prepare/maintain records/reports of transportation operations.
  • Ability to understanding and carry out verbal and written instructions.
  • Considerable knowledge of vehicle/equipment used in daily tasks.
  • Working knowledge of applicable traffic laws and other established regulatory requirements.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and decision-making.
  • Thorough knowledge of established safety and health policies.
  • Thorough knowledge of equipment capability and limitations.
  • Work requires turning the steering wheel; changing the gears; and depressing the clutch, gas, and brake pedals with considerable effort.
  • Strength to lift medium to heavy weight cargo.


  • You will be loading and unloading the vehicle in all types of weather conditions, be frequently exposed to hazardous weather/traffic conditions, and be exposed to noise pollution.
  • You must possess the necessary licenses/certifications to operate assigned types of vehicles or equipment.

Education & Experience

  • High School/GED diploma; or
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience.

Call me: Cassandra Coxwell at 919-835-8018.
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