CDL Driver

Date Posted: May 25, 2022
Kings Mountain, NC
Category: General & Skilled Labor
Job Type: Full-Time


Company Description

CORMETECH, Inc. is a world leader in manufacturing of high-quality environmental catalysts, providing catalyst regeneration and engineering services for the power, marine, industrial-process, refinery, and petrochemical markets. The company has leveraged more than 30 years of field experience and ceramic extrusion technology to create innovative catalyst products and services that meet our customer's needs in the United States and abroad.

Job Description

About the Company:

CORMETECH, Inc. was founded in 1989, and provides environmental engineering solutions and services to the North American and world’s power, marine, industrial-process, refinery, and petrochemical markets. It is servicing the growth needs of the U.S. power generating fleet to comply with increasingly stringent environmental regulations in a cost-effective way.

CORMETECH has fully dedicated, state-of-the art manufacturing facilities, research and development centers and testing laboratories in Charlotte (NC), Cleveland (TN), Durham (NC), and Kings Mountain (NC).

All full-time employees are eligible for benefits on day one of employment!


This position involves a primary function of driving the varying company vehicles that require a CDL (Class A) license. Although the primary function is to move product between local facilities, this position also requires the involvement in daily Processing functions as directed by the Supervisor. The CDL Driver will be required to pass our internal forklift driver’s license program. This position demands physical work which will include operating a forklift to load and unload product as necessary. This CDL Driver position will work closely with the Processing Supervisors and Processing Manager to achieve our daily intra-company shuttle needs.  An understanding of basic mathematics for product tracking purposes is required.

Essential Duties: 

• Follow safety instruction and plant rules and maintain good safety practices

• Checks vehicles to ensure that mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment is in good working order

• Maneuvers trucks into loading or unloading positions, following signals from loading crew and checking that vehicle and loading equipment are properly positioned

• Collects delivery instructions from appropriate sources, verifying instructions and routes

• Maintains logs of working hours or of vehicle service or repair status, following applicable state and federal regulations

• Reports vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage to the vehicles immediately

• Secures cargo for transport, using ropes, blocks, chain, binders, or covers

• Inventories and inspects goods to be moved to determine quantities and conditions

• Operates equipment to exchange necessary information with bases, supervisors, or other drivers

• Performs basic vehicle maintenance tasks, such as adding oil, fuel, or radiator fluid or performing minor repairs

• Checks conditions of trailers after contents have been unloaded to ensure that there has been no damage

• Reads bills of lading to determine assignment details

• Couples or uncouples trailers by changing trailer jack positions, connecting or disconnecting air or electrical lines, or manipulating fifth-wheel locks

• Checks all load-related documentation to ensure that it is complete and accurate

• Cranks trailer landing gear up or down to safely secure vehicles

• Loads and unloads trucks, or helps others with loading and unloading, operating any special loading-related equipment on vehicles and using other equipment as necessary

• Removes debris from loaded trailers

Additional Duties:

• Follow safety instruction and plant rules and maintain good safety practices

• Participate in the receiving, unloading, moving of various types of materials (inbound or outbound)

• Able to read and fill out tracking forms (such as Bill of Ladings)

• Notify Supervisor of nonconforming goods

• Conducts physical inventories; prepares and maintains other records as required.

• Maintain warehouse arrangements and maximize space utilization to accommodate current stock.

• Maintain warehouse layout and locator systems; determine locations to be used for new items and relocation policies to be followed.

• Prepare stock identification tags bearing coded information; place stock in proper storage locations; rotate stocks

• Check or participates in unpacking incoming items, checking conditions, quantity & type against shipping documents

• Assists in daily Processing tasks if instructed by the Supervisor and/or Manager


  • At home nightly!

• Good verbal communication skills

• Able to work in a team atmosphere

• Forklift skills required (propane, sit-down lift experience preferred)

• High School or equivalent required

• Forklift experience required

• 3 Years Experience with clean MVR

• Valid CDL (Class A) license and medical card

• 3 Years’ experience with hauling 53’ dry van trailers

Working Conditions:

This job operates in a dusty environment and routinely works around heavy materials and equipment. Must be safety conscious always. Must be able to lift up to 40 pounds.  Must be observant of forklift operators in motion and practice caution at all times. At home nightly.

EEO Statement:

Cormetech, an Equal Opportunity Employer. The success of Cormetech depends upon attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified people regardless of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or veteran’s status.

How to Apply

Apply Online here!