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Title:  Class A CDL Transport Driver

Date:  Dec 31, 2021

Council Bluffs, IA, US, 51503

Basic Function

The Transport Driver is responsible for the handling and transportation of petroleum products at company-owned sites and customer locations. Drivers are responsible for the proper and efficient completion of assigned duties and operation of his or her vehicle within company policy and Department of Transportation regulations.

Job Duties

  • Safe and legal operation of a commercial motor vehicle
  • Safe and timely transportation of freight to and from destination
  • Operate controls for loading/unloading product at a variety of sites
  • Climb ladders to open/close dome lid (must be open for loading/unloading)
  • Inspect truck for defects and safe operating conditions
  • Complete pre and post trip vehicle inspection reports per DOT regulations
  • Complete written reports per manager’s request in accordance with company policy
  • Verifies Bills of Lading to determine nature of load and check for accuracy
  • Submit written report on truck condition after each trip in accordance with policy and DOT regulations
  • Apply knowledge of commercial driving skills in difficult situations, weather, and tight-loading areas
  • Report all incidents and accidents involving driver or company equipment immediately
  • Report delays due to breakdowns, weather, or emergencies
  • Maneuver hoses in, around, and through all types of equipment as needed
  • Other duties as assigned


Six months’ experience driving a commercial motor vehicle


Preferred Experience:

Three years’ experience driving a commercial motor vehicle

Education Level

High School Diploma or G.E.D.

Required Skills

  • Basic knowledge of GPS, electronic log software, internet browser and email
  • Customer/Client Focused
  • Communication Proficiency
  • Professionalism
  • Safety Oriented
  • Reliable
  • Technical Capacity
  • Teamwork
  • Initiative
  • Time Management
  • Cleanliness
  • Adaptable
  • Attention to detail  

Supervisory/Managerial Responsibility

This position has no supervisory responsibilities. 

Work Conditions

Field based.  Petroleum refinery, warehouse/plant environment, out-of-doors environment, and driver based environment including but not limited to chemicals, pressure vessels, tanks, rotating equipment, working in confined spaces, and exposure to the risk of electrical shock.  Subject to all temperatures and weather.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. 

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. 

Our One HFC Culture:

Our one HFC Culture focuses on four key values of safety, integrity, teamwork and ownership.  They influence our decisions, shape our behaviors and keep us connected across the entire organization.  Safety is first.  We care about our people and work tirelessly to make sure they return home safely, every day.  Everything we do is done with integrity.  We encourage growth and exciting possibilities by championing a culture of teamwork and ownership.

About HollyFrontier Corporation

HollyFrontier Corporation, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is an independent petroleum refiner and marketer that produces high value light products such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel and other specialty products. HollyFrontier owns and operates refineries located in Kansas, Oklahoma, New Mexico, and Utah and markets its refined products principally in the Southwest U.S., the Rocky Mountains extending into the Pacific Northwest and in other neighboring Plains states. In addition, HollyFrontier produces base oils and other specialized lubricants in the U.S., Canada and Netherlands, and exports products to more than 80 countries. HollyFrontier also owns a 57% limited partner interest and a non-economic general partner interest in Holly Energy Partners, L.P., a master limited partnership that provides petroleum product and crude oil transportation, terminal line, storage and throughput services to the petroleum industry, including HollyFrontier Corporation subsidiaries.

Equal Opportunity Employer

HollyFrontier Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other prohibited ground of discrimination.

Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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