Class A Driver

  • Trench Shoring Company
  • San Leandro, CA, USA
  • Oct 13, 2021
Full time Construction General Labor Transportation

Job Description

Trench Shoring Company is hiring Class A Drivers in our San Leandro, Branch location. We are willing to train, and help new drivers get crane certified (employer paid training). This is a great opportunity for a driver who is looking for a stable career, with consistent hours, overtime and benefits in a family run atmosphere. 

This position is primarily responsible for driving a tractor-trailer combination or a truck with a capacity of at least 80,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW).  The employee may be required to occasionally unload a truck.


  • Deliver product and material goods in a safe and timely manner.
  • Use an electronic driver log.
  • Coordinate delivery schedules and uses the most time efficient routes.
  • Interact professionally with customers, dispatchers and supervisors.
  • Perform daily safety inspections of the vehicle.
  • Follow policies and procedures to ensure the job is done properly.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by management.
  • Local travel only - drivers will be home most every night.   


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Certificates, licenses and registrations required:
    • Must possess a valid and clean commercial Class A Driver's License issued by the Department of Motor Vehicles.
    • Crane certification preferred, however if candidate is not certified at the time of employment, company will train for crane certified operations.
  • Other skills required:
  • Must have a minimum of 3+ years' experience driving a flatbed truck & trailer combination.
  • Must be familiar with semi-trailers and full trailers, air brake systems and be able to operate a thirteen-speed transmission.
  • Mechanically inclined, be familiar with hydraulic equipment and have a construction background.
  • Must have knowledge of local major and minor roadways and have the ability to effectively use maps and directions for efficient delivery.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to anticipate and solve practical problems.
  • Computer knowledge is desired.

To Apply: Click the below link and complete an application