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Depke - Route Driver – Urbana, IL

Our Drivers…

  • Are responsible for locally delivering and unloading compressed gas cylinders, liquid cylinders and hardgoods to customers via Depke trucks
  • Deliver most often within routes of 100 miles or less
  • CDL A (with HazMat and Tanker Endorsements) (Preferred)

Essential Duties & Responsibilities…

  • Pick up empty cylinders and record delivery and pickup requirements on manifests and completes all required paperwork
  • Performs pre and post trip vehicle inspections, documenting deficiencies
  • Loads/unloads truck
  • Maintains load manifests, lot numbers, labels and ensures manifests are balanced with truck load of materials
  • Ensures all safety items are in good working order, and follows all safety rules and regulations
  • Maintains neat, clean and professional appearance, and maintains professional customer relations
  • Listens to and resolves service / delivery inquiries

Additional Responsibilities…

  • Work with customers on maintaining proper cylinder levels
  • Assist customers when necessary
  • Assist with inventory, general housekeeping, and other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Education Requirements…

  • Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License (CDL)
  • Valid US DOT Medical Examiner’s certificate
  • HAZMAT Endorsement
  • Excellent Driving Record
  • High school diploma, or equivalent
  • At least 1 year of verifiable professional driving experience, or 6 months with proof of graduating from a certified driving school
  • Ability to perform very heavy work, routinely lifting, pushing, pulling 25 -75 pounds, with occasional weights being 75 – 100 pounds, ability to push up to 1000 pounds
  • Frequent bending, stooping, reaching, crouching, balancing
  • Frequent kneeling, pushing, pulling, and finger/hand dexterity to be able to use hand tools and ratcheting
  • Ability to read and comprehend material safety data sheets
  • Must be able to safety drive a forklift
  • Ability to work independently and to be able to handle pressure to meet deadlines
  • Must be able to work outdoor in temperatures ranging from below freezing to over 100 degrees
  • Must be able to operate in a drug & alcohol-free workplace
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Join Depke Gases & Welding Supplies

At Depke Gases & Welding Supplies, we handle every customer experience with the greatest of care. Each member of our team is committed to serving our customers in a fast and friendly manner.

From our route drivers to our certified weld inspectors; our team is at the heart of our success.

Each of us understands the role we play in making the customer experience a positive one.

We are always looking for top industry talent to join our team. To apply for a position at Depke Gases & Welding Supplies, please fill out the required information and attach a cover letter and resume. We will contact you should we have any employment opportunities that match current openings.

Depke Gases & Welding Supplies is an equal opportunity employer.  We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic.  We do not discriminate against qualified applicants with disabilities and we are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to the known disabilities of such individuals to ensure equal access to benefits and privileges of employment. 

If you are an employee with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact us at HR@weldstar.com.

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Memberships

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative

Independent Welding Distributors Cooperative

Gases and Welding Distributors Association

Gases and Welding Distributors Association

National Propane Gas Association

National Propane Gas Association

Illinois Propane Gas Association

Illinois Propane Gas Association

Midwest Trucker’s Association

Midwest Trucker’s Association

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