Tandem Truck Driver

  • Artesia
  • Wilbanks Trucking Services Llc
Wilbanks Trucking Services is hiring Class A CDL Tandem truck operators.

Maintain a valid CDL and if cited or ticketed; advise company Safety Department for processing and Operations Department for either civil or criminal ticket.
Drive Tandem Truck with “Wide Loads” in a professional manner and obey all traffic laws at all times.
Supervise assigned Swampers.
Daily, complete and turn in Work Tickets, Logs, Inspection Reports and Repair Needs when needed.
Knowledge of disassembling, moving and assembling oil drilling rigs.
Load and set tanks.
Knowledge of truck lifting capacities.
Knowledge of the proper rigging and weight limitations of bridles and chains.
Knowledge of gin ole and assembly block operations and rigging.
Knowledge of Oil Rig Equipment weights, strengths and the safe distribution of the equipment on trucks and trailers.
Capable of identifying loads that need Load Assist.
Operate and inspect various winches.
Understands operation and limitations of winch and winch lines.
Knowledge of applicable oil field standards and codes.
Perform daily Pre-Trip and Post Trip inspections and required reports on truck, trailers and all operation equipment.
Properly secure loads.
Identify oversize loads with appropriate signs and flags.
Assist in directing the loading and unloading of truck and accept final responsibility for load position and tie down.
Assist others with loading and unloading, when time allows.
Ensure all customer/well names, job site and other required information is acquired and entered on Company paperwork.
Perform daily maintenance and inspections of trucks, trailers and equipment.
Work as a Team with Pushers and other Swampers.
Subject to Company needs, Tandem Drivers are required to work overtime, after hours and weekends.
Follow Company Safety Policies and Procedures at all times.
Communicate fully and effectively with Dispatchers and Drivers.
Advise Safety Department of all near misses and/or incidents.
Lift 100 pounds.
Understand and follow map and verbal directions in English.
Perform all other duties as assigned from time to time by supervisors.

Multiple opportunities are available in Artesia, Carlsbad, Hobbs, New Mexico, and Odessa, Texas.

Employees of Wilbanks Trucking Services are motivated professionals who value a financially stable company that is family oriented while providing above average oil field compensation combined with opportunities for advancement with a company recognized as an industry leader

Searching for a growth-oriented company that values employees? Wilbanks Trucking Services offers exceptional oil field wages, overtime opportunities, a safe operating environment, a modern well-maintained fleet, paid vacation days, PTO, uniforms and outstanding medical, dental and vision benefits, and a company sponsored 401(k) plan.

If you are interested in working with a recognized industry leader apply at www.wilbanks.us or contact Darla King at (575) 616-2018 or by email at dking@wilbanks.us to learn more.