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CDL Class A Truck Driver – Based in San Jose, CA

CALVAC INC., is a multi-million dollar company providing parking lot management solutions to commercial and industrial properties in the San Francisco Bay Area.  Our services include asphalt patching, reconstruction, and resurfacing, sealcoating, crack repairs, concrete maintenance including demolition and installation of concrete curbs, walks, and pads, ADA compliance work, storm sewer repair and installation, and lot marking and striping.

Established in 1974, CALVAC INC., is a privately held company headquartered in San Jose, CA and serves the San Francisco Bay Area.  We are among the top leaders in our industry. making strides in exceeding industry, customer, and employee expectations as evidenced by our customers and employees.

Job Description

CALVAC INC., is currently seeking an experienced CDL Class A Truck Driver

Main responsibilities:

  • Maintain truck log according to state and federal regulations
  • Maintain all paperwork
  • Maintain constant contact with Foreman to receive pickup and/or delivery instructions and keep them informed of any safety issues.
  • Inspect truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water to ensure road worthiness.
  • Must have knowledge and conduct maintenance of single and multi-rear axle trucks meeting the requirement for California Commercial Driver’s Licensing to include general knowledge of laws and regulations.
  • Perform Pre-trip inspections (correctly complete driver’s logbook) on vehicle and be able to explain what one inspects and why.
  • Maneuver and control the vehicle in a safe fashion, which includes handling the vehicle on-site and in over the road situations, proper signaling, searching for hazards, controlling speed, lane positioning, matching speed to road conditions and the ability to drive daytime or nighttime.
  • Safely load and unload all equipment/materials over all terrains, and properly secure loads.
  • Responsible for routing fueling, lubricating, and basic servicing of vehicle
  • Must understand air brakes system if the vehicle is equipped with the system
  • When not driving, will be directed by foreman on tasks that need to be completed job site, shop or yard.
  • May need to occasionally lift and carry up to 50lbs.
  • Must be able to perform all the above job functions in a safe manner in order to avoid personal injury and equipment damage.
  • Must be open to some labor work when not operating a vehicle and be able to assist ground crews on daily tasks.

Qualifications:

  • Must have a current and valid Commercial Driver’s License for the State of California
  • High School diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Some knowledge of computers is necessary and good communications skills are required for dealing with customers, sales people, contractors, and shop personnel.
  • Previous commercial driving experience.
  • Must be DOT certified
  • Must pass a drug test and background screen
  • Ability to speak Spanish is desirable but not required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to work outdoors in extreme weather conditions
  • Able to drive up to 8/10 hours daily.

Salary:

Competitive salary commensurate with experience. Includes comprehensive benefits package.

CALVAC INC.

2645 Pacer Lane

San Jose, CA 95111


www.calvacpaving.com


Estimator/Sales Consultant (Asphalt and Concrete Paving)

Calvac Inc., is seeking an Estimator/Sales Consulting professional who is competent and familiar with the asphalt and concrete maintenance. This position would service greater the San Francisco Bay Area. Benefits include medical, dental, paid time off, a company vehicle and a fuel card.  Compensation includes a base salary and commission with a matching 401(K).

The Estimator/Sales Consultant  leads the company’s sales and estimating functions by building strong relationships with new and existing customers by taking ownership of each stage of the planning and implementation of every project. Successful Estimators engage with clients, develop the scope of work to meet the needs of the customer, manage the project from start to finish, ensure the highest quality final product, and follow up with customer for future opportunities.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Target potential and existing clients and develop relationships to acquire new opportunities
  • Assess potential jobs to determine price, planning, and development of proposed bids
  • Coordinate with accounting, production, and management to provide the highest quality product and level of service
  • Partner with production to achieve the highest level of profitability and customer satisfaction
  • Engage with clients and gather first-hand information via site visits, formal and informal meetings, lunches, etc.
  • Conduct research to obtain data on labor costs, materials, transport, equipment, production times, etc.
  • Obtain and review offers and quotes by subcontractors or vendors
  • Build relationships with key contractors and vendors (subcontractors, suppliers, engineers etc.)
  • Attend and engage with potential vendors or clients at marketing events.
  • Identify, generate, and distribute change orders and submittals as needed.

 

Skills:

  • Project management experience in paving, concrete and seal coating applications. The ability to work under pressure to meet goals, budgets, and deadlines
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients, subcontractors, and vendors.
  • Familiarization with customer base including Property Managers, Board Members, Owners, Facility Managers, General Contractors, inspectors, city officials, etc.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft suite, Google Earth, Bluebeam, Filemaker
  • Valid Driver’s license and safe driving record.

 

Compensation

  • Base salary that is contingent on the candidate’s experience level
  • 401k
  • Access to company vehicle and gas card
  • Laptop, cell phone
  • Full health benefits with dental plan

 

Benefits Include:

  • Paid Time Off
    • 2 weeks paid vacation
    • Holidays
    • Sick Time
  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • 401(K)

 

Calvac Inc., is a Women-Owned, small business serving the San Francisco Bay Area specializing in asphalt and concrete maintenance for over 50 years.

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.