10 days old

Class A CDL Trainee

Batesville Logistics Inc
Batesville, IN 47006
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Position Summary

Functions as a trainee, with the purpose of accomplishing developmental tasks and training designed to develop knowledge, skills, attributes, and certifications/licenses necessary to become a Batesville Class A OTR or Regional Driver.

Who we are

With annual revenues of nearly $600 million, Batesville is the clear leader, providing a comprehensive portfolio of burial and cremation products, memorialization offerings, profit-enhancing merchandising systems, and leading-edge technology designed to help funeral directors succeed. The companys relentless pursuit of quality, customer service and innovation has propelled Batesville to the forefront of the death care industry.

Our success hinges on providing the right combination of high quality products and professional and technical resources that enhance a funeral homes business and create positive relationships with families. While products and services have changed over time, Batesvilles mission of helping families honor the lives of those they love has remained the same for more than 100 years.

At Batesville, our associates are our strongest asset, and we strive to attract, hire and develop the best and brightest to ensure our place in the future. Batesville has a strong culture of achievement, which is underpinned by these five core values:

  • Individual worth and integrity

  • Excellence in execution

  • Spirit of continuous learning and improvement

  • Courage

  • Customer focus and partnership

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Executes extensive development assignments/curriculum as part of an intentional developmental Class A driver program

  • Attends a formal Class A CDL training class, through a company selected, accredited institution with the purpose of obtaining a Class A CDL (if candidate is not already a CDL A license holder)

  • Performs extensive hands on training on the road with a designated trainer, and progresses to solo driving after meeting identified evaluation criteria

  • Other duties may be assigned
Supervisory Responsibilities
No direct supervisory responsibilities


High school diploma or general education degree (GED)



  • Must be at least 21 years of age

  • Must have clean MVR

  • Must be able to obtain a DOT medical card and pass a DOT drug screen

  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including any days, shift, and weekends to ensure customer demand is met

  • Ability to lift 150 pounds from floor to waist and 20 pounds above the shoulders

  • Ability to push caskets up to 300 lbs. on a shelf (approximately 90 lbs of force required) onto and off of a lift gate

  • Ability to lift, one end at a time, a 300 lb. casket onto or off of a platform or church truck at the funeral home

  • Ability to lower a casket from the standing (upright) position onto a bed of a roll loader. This could be up to 70 lbs of weight.

  • Ability to lift miscellaneous equipment and product weighing up to 60 lbs

  • Experience operating DOT regulated vehicles or heavy equipment

  • Knowledge of DOT regulations and rules

  • Class A CDL License

  • Customer service experience

  • Experience with computers

Travel is generally not required but may include some overnight travel depending on the location and route.

At Batesville, we strive to build a diverse workforce through equal opportunity employment that embraces and leverages the differences each individual has to offer. Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer of minorities/females/disabled/veteran

Posted: 2019-10-10 Expires: 2019-11-08
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