Highway-fuel-employment

Employment

Positions Available:

Blower Truck Operator – CDL required

Blower Crew

Loader Operator

How to Apply


Blower Truck Operator – CDL required

Job Summary
Full-time Blower Truck Operator to lead a small crew delivering and installing organic materials such as bark, compost, and soils to residential and commercial customers. This position requires an individual who has an excellent driving record, good team leadership skills including communication and excellent customer service. Will exercise optimal maneuverability on-site in a blower truck or dump/delivery truck. The driver will follow all safety and driving requirements.

Responsibilities and Duties
Will drive, maneuver and operate a bark blower truck to deliver and install organic materials such as bark, compost, and soils. Occasional use of various hand and power tools, forklift, and loaders. Will be team lead for a small crew. Will answer customer questions and provide customer service. Must have full range of mobility in upper and lower body. Be able to reach overhead; able to lift, pull, and push materials and equipment to complete assigned tasks. Be able to lift 60 lbs of weight frequently throughout the assigned workday.

Qualifications and Skills
Must possess a Commercial Drivers License (CDL)
Three years of experience and a clean driving record
Able to communicate well with co-workers and customers
Valid Medical Card
High school diploma or equivalent
Familiar with Salem and surrounding areas & ability to read a map or guide
Must be hardworking and self-motivated
Prior supervision skills a plus
Able to pass all pre-employment screenings

Benefits
Competitive wages DOE. Opportunities for Overtime and Prevailing Wage
Vacation, Sick, Holidays,
Excellent Group Health Benefits

Job Type
Full-time


Blower Crew

Job Summary
Duties will include working as part of a small team, delivering and installing organic materials such as bark, compost, and soils to residential and commercial customers. Occasional use of various hand and power tools, forklifts, loaders. We are looking for hard-working, team-oriented people to join our growing company. We’ll help train you for new skills, so it’s a great chance to grow with us! This position typically has overtime and weekend work. Bilingual Spanish a plus

Requirements
Stay on task and understand written and verbal instructions.
Great customer service skills and enjoy working with people.
Ability to communicate and work with fellow employees.
Attention to detail.
Following all safety guidelines.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Valid drivers license
Must be hardworking and self-motivated
Able to pass all pre-employment screenings

Physical requirements
Have full range of mobility in the upper and lower body. Be able to reach overhead. Be able to lift, pull, and push materials and equipment to complete assigned tasks. Be able to lift 60 lbs. of weight frequently throughout assigned workday. Equipment experience not required but is beneficial.

Benefits
Competitive wages DOE. Opportunities for Overtime and Prevailing Wage
Vacation, Sick, Holidays,
Excellent Group Health Benefits

Job Type
Full-time


Loader Operator

Job Summary
Must be able to accurately load customer and company trucks with correct product using various loaders & perform regular daily maintenance on different sized loaders, as well as completing other assigned tasks throughout the work day. Preference will be given to applicants with prior loader experience.

Requirements
Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.
Good communication skills.
Works in an organized manner and works well in a team environment.
Ability to read and follow directions.
Understand and follow company safety policies.
Available weekends.

Physical requirements
Have full range of mobility in upper and lower body & be able to reach overhead.
Be able to lift, pull, and push materials and equipment to complete assigned tasks.
Be able to lift 60 lbs. frequently throughout assigned workday.
Pre-employment drug screen required.

Benefits
Wage commensurate with ability, Sick/Vacation Time, Health/Dental Insurance, Bonus, Holidays.

Job Type
Full-time


We are a successful, growing, family-owned local business that’s been serving the mid-valley since 1928. Our positions offer competitive starting wages, paid vacation, holiday pay, bonuses, medical and dental insurance, and opportunity for growth. We’re open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m., Mon-Sat.

Application instructions:

Click here to download our application:

Employment Application
Please email completed application to jobs@highwayfuel.com or deliver in person to our North Yard, located at:

6242 Portland Rd. NE,
Salem Oregon, 97305

The form requires Adobe Reader, which can be downloaded here.

 

Testimonials:

“Thank you so much for your donation of bark dust to the Silverton FFA Chapter. The landscape design team was awarded Grand Champion for our display. Thank you so much for your support!”

– Silverton FFA Chapter

“I came in on a Saturday afternoon. It was cold and drizzly and the gentleman that helped me load was still very courteous and friendly and smiled the entire time! It was a really surprisingly pleasant and cost-effective experience for getting wood! (I didn’t realize your prices were so good!)”

Mishel W.