OTR Driver

United States, Conley (Georgia)

OTR Driver

What makes YOU different?

Lonza Specialty Ingredients (LSI) combines technological innovation with world class manufacturing and process excellence. Specialty Chemical Services provides solutions for composite materials and processing additives for technically demanding industries, such as electronics, transportation and aerospace. We also provide performance intermediates & chemicals for many industrial applications, such as agro intermediates, food & feed ingredients, cosmetics, non-current good manufacturing practices (non-cGMP) intermediates, and custom development & manufacturing.

LSI is looking for an OTR Driver based in Conley, GA to deliver all loads in a safe and timely manner according to both Lonza policy and DOT requirements. To unload product according to Lonza policy. This is a full time, permanent opportunity.

Key responsibilities:

  • To deliver all loads in a safe and timely manner including pre-planning trips based on weather, length of haul and delivery times.  To follow appropriate procedures for transporting hazard materials according to Lonza policy and DOT requirements. Ensure equipment maintenance and all safety equipment is up to date as required by Lonza and DOT.  Plan or adjust routes based on changing conditions by utilizing computer equipment, GPS or other navigational devices to minimize fuel consumption. Works on a daily log, 14 hours on duty, 11 hours driving time in 24 hour period.

  •  Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations and damage to operations according to Lonza policies and procedures.

  • Unload all loads according to Lonza unloading procedure, waring PPE and check all load-related documentation for completeness and accuracy. Obtain receipts or signatures for delivered goods. Clean all unloading area and equipment.

  • Perform basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, radiator fluid etc. and/or performing minor repairs as needed.

  • To know state laws in all areas traveled and make sure all permits and placards are correct and up to date accordingly.

  • Operate equipment, such as cab computers, CB radios, Phones and GPS and necessary to perform job duties. Maintain driver logs in accordance with DOT regulations. As well and maintaining IComply and other company requirements.

  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

Key requirements:

  • High School graduate or GED required

  • 3 Years or more as an over the road driver.

  • Hazard  Mat endorsement, passport and Twix card. Able to pass DOT physical

  • Drive OTR and unload trailers

A major part of the heritage of LSI is being able to deliver unique solutions to its customers. Being the driving force behind this approach – listening, asking, understanding to match the right elements in a new way has been an inherent part of our day-to-day business. Always with the goal to enable a competitive advantage for each customer with a specific product, package or solution.

Lonza is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a qualified individual with disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

Reference: R25721