Sorrento Lumber Co.
  • Sorrento, LA, USA
  • Full Time

Sorrento Concrete Plant

About Us:

Sorrento Lumber is a locally owned business specializing in residential, commercial, and industrial building materials and ready-mix concrete for over 70 years. We now have 8 locations through-out the Greater Baton Rouge Area.

Our team will work diligently to help construction projects operate more efficiently by having materials readily available and with prompt deliveries. We pride ourselves with great customer service.

Job Summary: Drives ready mix truck equipped with a concrete mixer to deliver concrete mix to job site.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Regular, reliable attendance at the worksite or assigned work location
  • Operate and drive a ready- mix truck in a safe and efficient manner adhering to the Department of
  • Transportation (DOT) and Sorrento Lumber Co. Inc. rules and regulations
  • Drives mixer truck to location for unloading and remains with assigned truck at all time
  • Assembles chutes and moves levers on truck to release concrete down truck chute to area to be poured
  • Cleans truck after delivery to prevent concrete from hardening in mixer and on truck
  • Performs pre-trip and post-trip inspections of truck and reports repairs
  • Assist in yard functions by lifting material and/or operating equipment; if needed
  • Maintains high level of customer service
  • Keeps proper records and documents of daily activities (DVIR checklist) per DOT regulations and requirements
  • Monitors truck to ensure appearance (cleanliness), safety, and proper maintenance levels
  • Sprays surfaces of truck with water and protective compounds for cleaning purposes
  • Correctly complete delivery tickets for all deliveries
  • Perform all work and any other duties assigned by dispatcher
  • Able to work overtime, early mornings, late afternoons, and weekends
  • Exercise good judgment regarding work site access, unloading and operation to and from delivery site
  • Maintain good customer relations by acting in a professional and courteous manner
  • Continuously follow all safety rules and work in safe and efficient manner


  • 1-3 years relevant experience
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
  • Must be able to read, write, simple math, communicate and work with others
  • Must possess a Class A or Class B CDL license
  • Must have a clean and safe driving record.
  • Ability to perform well in a "TEAM" environment
  • Current OSHA, medical, and TWIC card
  • Must be able to communicate and accept instructions, and guidance from dispatcher
  • Must be able to serve employees and customers in a professional manner in a variety of stressful situations
  • Must be able to lift-up to 50 pounds with or without reasonable accommodations

Working Conditions: Working conditions consist of moving mechanical parts, toxic or caustic chemicals; working outdoors (wet and/or humid, extreme cold and heat conditions), variety of settings and uneven ground, and vibrations. The noise level is usually moderate to loud.

Physical Requirements: Employee is regularly required to sit and lift heavy objects on a regular basis

Sorrento Lumber Company, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, national origin, religion, disability, sex, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state equal employment opportunity laws. Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 requires an employer to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities who are employees or applicants for employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application process please contact the Human Resources/Payroll.

Benefits: Full-time employees may be eligible for the following benefits: Health, Dental, Life, STD, LTD, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays and 401(K)


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