Job Description

Linde has an immediate opening for a dependable Truck Driver (CDL A or B) to join our team located in East Chicago, IN. Linde’s Helium and Rare Gases Division distributes liquid and compressed Nobel Gasses for use in a variety of applications, including electronics, aerospace, MRI/NMR, advanced materials manufacturing, and metal fabrication.

Responsibilities

Truck Driver I - is responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

  • Must interact with both colleagues and customers in a professional manner.
  • Safety focused and environmentally conscious
  • Comply with all company policies including use of PPE, in-cab video technology, and HOS.
  • Must reside within 45 miles of reporting location.
  • Must maintain a CDL class B license with Hazmat endorsement.
  • Ability to pass pre-employment physical, DOT physical and random drug & alcohol testing.
  • Ability to work shifts as per DOT guidelines, which may include possible layovers, evenings, weekends, call outs.
  • Perform Pre/Post trip vehicle inspections, ability to load / unload and secure assets in accordance with DOT standards.
  • Accurately completes all written and electronic documentation associated with driving duties.
  • Plan and schedule delivery routes in an efficient manner.
  • Participate in monthly safety meetings and complete all required company training.
  • Maintains cleanliness and maintenance of company truck. Ensure all in cab documentation is up to date.

Skills / Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 2 years of verifiable commercial driving experience preferred, but willing to train motivated individual.
  • Commercial driving school certified a plus.
  • Safely operate commercial vehicle transporting hazardous materials and Liquid Refrigerated (cryogenic) and Compressed Nobel Gases
  • Ability to follow direction and procedures
  • Ability to work safely around high-pressure gas, cryogenic liquid, and rotating equipment.
  • Computer proficiency: Excel, Word, Email, Electronic Logs, handheld scanner.
  • Strong communication skills: both verbally and written.
  • Work independently, as well as part of a team
  • Strong decision making and problem-solving capabilities.
  • Willing and able to travel (Up to 40%)
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear.  The employee frequently is required to sit or to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 75 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Linde is a leading global industrial gases and engineering company with 2020 sales of $27 billion.  We live our mission of making our world more productive every day by providing high-quality solutions, technologies and services which are making our customers more successful and helping to sustain and protect our planet.  The company serves a variety of end markets including chemicals & refining, food & beverage, electronics, healthcare, manufacturing, and primary metals.  Linde’s industrial gases are used in countless applications, from life-saving oxygen for hospitals to high-purity & specialty gases for electronics manufacturing, hydrogen for clean fuels and much more.  Linde also delivers state-of-the-art gas processing solutions to support customer expansion, efficiency improvements and emissions reductions. For more information about the company, please visit our website at www.lindeus.com.

The Helium Division distributes liquid and gaseous Helium for use in a variety of applications; including electronics, optical fibers, MRI/NMR, leak detection, and metal fabrication. Linde products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to our customers. Our drivers uphold world class safety standards, have in-depth training, work with state-of-the-art equipment and enjoy comprehensive benefits and more.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other reason prohibited by applicable law.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online