Tanker Truck Driver -Ghent, KY

Airgas Inc Ghent , KY 41045

Posted 4 months ago

A Super Opportunity Awaits You!

Airgas, an Air Liquide company, the nation's leading single-source supplier of gases, welding and safety products is seeking Bulk Tanker Drivers.

Known locally and nationwide, our distribution network serves more than one million customers of all sizes with a broad offering of top-quality products and unmatched expertise.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Promote and comply with Air Liquide Safety Policies and Operating Procedures

  • Use required PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)

  • Drive Commercial Motor Vehicle (tractor-trailer) combination, usually long distances, to transport and off-load compressed and

  • liquefied industrial gases to customers or to storage sites in a safe, timely, accurate, and courteous manner

  • Report all accidents, possible injuries, safety issues, driving citations and customer complaints to include service interruptions immediately to their supervisor

  • Comply with all Facility and corporate policies and procedures

  • Maintain awareness of all Federal, State and Local regulations and stays in compliance with these regulations at all times. Report suspected Regulatory violations or offenses to his/her appropriate manager

  • Perform pre & post trip inspections to identify any maintenance action that may be required and acts appropriately if action is needed

  • Operate all equipment per company and/or manufacturer guidelines to maximize equipment life cycle and minimize maintenance costs

  • Complete and submit reports as required by the DOT and/or company policy

  • Utilize On Board Computer per instructions and makes every effort to ensure accuracy of data

  • Exercise care when using all safety accessories to include Remote Control Devices, On Board Computers and Audio/Visual Recording Devices, if so equipped

  • Maintain professional appearance/good personal hygiene and wear full uniform



  • Zero vehicle accidents and/or injuries

  • Attend all safety training classes

  • Attend monthly safety meetings

  • Comply with all safety policies and DOT regulations

Customer Satisfaction:

  • Report to work as scheduled

  • Exhibit courteousness to customers at all times

  • Ensure all customer delivery tickets are accurate, signed, and provided to the customer


  • Must be at least 21 years of age

  • HS Diploma or GED, preferred

  • One (1) or more year's prior experience as driver of tractor - trailer vehicles

  • Must possess all applicable Haz-Mat (Hazardous Materials) endorsements

  • Product knowledge of cryogenic, compressed and specialty gases, preferred

  • Must possess a valid Class A commercial driver's license for state of domicile

  • Successful completion and passing of DOT written regulations and road tests

  • Computer skills or ability to improve competence

Physical Requirements:

  • Must pass DOT physical to include drug screen and complete Physical Ability Testing

  • Ability to lift and exert up to 60 pounds of force for connecting hoses or turning valves

  • Reasonable manual dexterity for pushing, turning, and/or pulling of controls and valves

  • Work in various inside and outside environments being subjected to weather changes, noise, vibrations, and job hazards

  • Walk, lift, push, pull, reach, stoop, stand, grasp, balance, climb, kneel and crouch frequently

  • Sit for considerable periods of time

  • Operate motor vehicles/trucks, machines, hand tools and all other job specific equipment and tools

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability

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