Lakes Gas Co. Driver's primary responsibilities include customer service and the delivery of propane fuel to commercial accounts and residential homes. Additional responsibilities include propane and propane system sales and the maintenance and inspection of company properties. This is a DOT regulated position that complies with drug and alcohol policies and procedures. The driver must to possess, or is capable of attaining, a minimum of a class B commercial driver's license with tanker and hazardous endorsements. He/she must also carry a DOT medical examiner's certificate. Candidate needs to be safety conscious, have a strong mechanical aptitude, good math skills, and possess driving skills. The driver will be working in extreme weather conditions and will be subject to on-call status on a rotating basis. Position entails pulling a delivery hose, some heavy lifting and climbing in and out of the fuel truck.
Drivers will be involved with customer service tasks such as:
- Direct customer contact
- Field maintenance, repairs and inspections
- Invoicing customers, and collections
- Maintenance projects such as painting tanks, filling and delivering cylinders and the upkeep of company vehicles, tools and the plant.
Drivers need to be able to follow company policies and procedures, along with DOT regulations, state and local laws and complete other duties as assigned. Drivers report directly to the Branch Manager.