SIMON | Distributor Driver-Cheyenne, WY

Date: Oct 22, 2021

Country: Cheyenne, 5210, US, 82007

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Simon


Simon is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Simon specializes in aggregates, asphalt and ready-mix concrete production, asphalt paving, and concrete, bridge, highway, and utility construction. Through strong local ties backed by global resources, we focus on quality and value to deliver the best products and services for our clients.  What we do is bigger than construction – it is about connecting communities, building new roads to the future, and keeping the spirit of the pioneers alive and well. 


Responsible for safe operation of an asphalt distributor for application of specialized emulsions to roadways.  


•    Support the Simon safety culture and other Company strategic initiatives
•    Understand and execute paving procedures while following instructions to meet the standards of the project
•    Drive and operate distributor truck equipped with tank to spray asphalt emulsions on road surfaces 
•    Monitor flow gages, tachometer and temperature gauge to ensure uniform distribution
•    Set spray bar on manual, automatic, or semi-automatic distributors for applying liquid asphalt and emulsion
•    Responsible for loading truck and emulsion tank; connects hoses from storage tank to truck tank and moves lever to fill pressure tank with asphalt liquid
•    Perform daily pre/post trip inspections with appropriate documentation in compliance with DOT regulations and company guidelines
•    Check fluid levels, tires, lights, and other controls for safe operation
•    Keep accurate log of deliveries and completes required paperwork for billing
•    Ensure product quality to the best of the Driver’s ability
•    Perform minor servicing and maintenance of equipment; refer major problems to the supervisor
•    Obey applicable laws and follow dispatch instructions
•    Must keep vehicle in a clean and orderly condition
•    Must clean excess asphalt out of tanks and from spray bars
•    Assist paving crew with other tasks as needed when not operating the distributor truck

Qualifications, Education, Skills, and Experience:

•    Class A CDL with doubles/triples, hazmat and tanker endorsement, and clean driving history
•    Two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of training and experience preferred
•    Prior experience operating a commercial vehicle in an industrial, construction, or similar environment preferred
•    Ability to read and understand written and verbal instructions
•    Ability to complete required documentation related to role
•    High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions: 

•    Wears and maintains personal protective equipment (PPE) as required
•    Occasionally required to lift and /or move up to 50 pounds with or without assistance
•    Regularly required to use hands to move and manipulate objects
•    Regularly required to communicate (talk and hear) 
•    Frequently required to stand; walk; sit; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl 
•    Standing/working on feet for long periods, and walking across uneven terrain
•    Frequent exposure to loud noise, and work around heavy machinery and mobile construction equipment
•    Regularly exposed to all outdoor weather conditions, dust, and airborne particles
•    Regularly exposed to fuel, oil, and other chemicals

Workplace Values Requirements:

•    Support, promote, and practice Simon core values, vision, and mission
•    Support, promote, and comply with Simon Code of Ethics, Workplace Conduct, Safety, and other established policies at all times
•    Embrace the Company’s safety culture, actively support all safety initiatives, and adhere to defined accountabilities implemented by the Safety Steering and Continuous Improvement teams
•    Align personal vision and goals with larger goals of the Company
•    Support continuous improvement to improve Simon processes, performance, safety, and overall success


The information contained herein is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of the duties and responsibilities of the job, nor are they intended to be an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Management may, at its discretion, assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (SIMON) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Wyoming
Nearest Secondary Market: Cheyenne