Class A Team Drivers
Company: Altman Plants
Location: Loxahatchee , FL
Category: Transportation
Job Type: Full Time
Pay Amount: $17.00 / Hour
Posted: 12/22/2017


Altman Specialty Plants, Inc. is a dynamic family-owned wholesale nursery that produces and distributes a wide range of plants for major retailers throughout the country from facilities in CA, AZ, CO, TX and FL.  We are looking for Class A Team Drivers, drivers with experience and are willing to travel to all 48 states or work locally. We have openings in FL .  Our drivers are responsible for the delivery of live nursery goods.


Looking for Class A Team Truck, while one driver operates the truck, the other rests or sleeps. The truck can be kept continuously moving for the most part, with periodic stops for hygiene and food. Drivers on a team can work out their own schedule and hours; they may take long or short shifts, for example, to allow varying amounts of rest.




We offer a safe and rewarding working environment for our employees. Altman Plants offers employees a full assortment of benefits such as:


  • Health Insurance        
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Vacation, holiday & sick paid benefits






Job Requirements:


  • 21 years old with a valid A Class and C Class driver’s license
  • Minimum 3 month commercial driving experience
  • Good driving record
  • Pass pre-employment substance abuse screening & DOT physical
  • Meet all qualifications as defined under DOT requirements
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience in safety training
  • Strong customer service and ability to communicate verbally with customers
  • Sound judgment
  • Strong people and organizational skills



Mathematical Skills

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.


Reasoning Ability

Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a number of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.



Must possess a valid State Driver’s License and have an acceptable DMV driving record.  Must have and maintain current automobile insurance. 


Other Skills and Abilities

Dependability and punctuality are mandatory.  Must be able to work a varied schedule.  Must have professional demeanor and appearance.  Must observe and comply with all company policies and safety practices.


Physical Demands

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 frequently required to sit, use hands, lift, pull, lift overhead, walk, climb, stand for long periods of time on concrete, stoop, kneel, talk, and hear.


The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.   Employee must be able to tolerate outdoor weather changes, rain, wind, cold and heat.


Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing 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 the job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions.  The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne particles (dust and dirt).  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.  The employee may be exposed to additional environmental conditions present at retail centers.





2432 D Road
Loxahatchee , FL 33470
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