Fuel Transport / Bobtail Driver


  • Must be 22 years old.
  • Commercial Driving: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Must pass criminal background check.
  • Must pass pre-employment drug and alcohol testing.
  • Criminal background check (Preferred)

Full Job Description

Fuel Transport / Bobtail Driver

Minimum Requirements:

  • Class A commercial driver’s license required.
  • Tank and HazMat endorsements required.
  • Current 1 year DOT medical card.
  • 2 years driving experience in Class A vehicle
  • No more than 1 moving violation in the last 3 years.
  • Ability to drive a commercial motor vehicle.
  • Ability to work with sections of hose that may exceed 20′ in length, measures 4′ in diameter, and lift as much as 50lbs occasionally.
  • Ability to couple hoses to connect and disconnect hoses.
  • Ability to drive truck off road, on roads that are narrow and have steep inclines.
  • Ability to safely climb ladders and walk on top of truck tanks.
  • Ability to stand and/or sit for prolonged periods.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen and in truck driving test.
  • Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Ability to read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Proper pre and post trip truck and trailer inspections.
  • Safely drive loaded and empty tanker trucks of various sizes, makes/models, and configurations.
  • Properly load and unload; handling, hooking, and unhooking hoses.
  • Operating pumps and valves for loading and unloading, both on and off the truck.
  • Safely fill tanks of all types and sizes using various size hoses, nozzles, and fittings; safely using pipe wrenches, crescent wrenches, hammers, and other hand tools.
  • Accurately complete driver logs, pre and post trip forms, invoices, and other paperwork as required.
  • Courteously work with management, dispatchers, fellow employees, and customers.


  • High school diploma or GED required.

Working Conditions:

  • Walk, bend, reach, push, pull, stoop, squat, and climb, as required, in order to perform required vehicle inspections.
  • Frequently climb in and out of a large truck.
  • Extended schedule may be required as dictated by management and business needs.
  • May be required to lift, push, or pull materials weighing up to one hundred (50) pounds.
  • May be required to be exposed to extreme weather conditions (snow, ice, heat, winds).
  • Remote locations.
  • Occasionally climb ladders to inspect inside the cargo tank following loading or unloading.
  • Sit for extended periods of time in a truck and be able to drive, for as many as 11 hours while transporting hazardous materials such as gasoline and diesel fuel.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Referral program
  • Safety equipment provided.
  • Vision insurance


  • Home daily
  • Home weekly
  • Overtime
  • Weekends
  • Year-round work

Supplemental Pay:

  • Signing bonus

COVID-19 considerations:

Fuel’s driver is to wear proper PPE when engaging with customers and/or loading facilities.  ALL PPE (Masks, Gloves, Hand Sanitizer) is provided to company drivers.


  • Commercial Driving: 1 year (Preferred)

Shift Availability:

  • Day Shift (Preferred)
  • Night Shift (Preferred)
  • Overnight Shift (Preferred)

Benefit Conditions:

  • Waiting period may apply.
  • Only full-time employees eligible

Work Remotely:

  • No

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment provided or required.
  • Temperature screenings
  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, or cleaning procedures in place

How to apply:

If one of the above positions seems like the right fit for you, give us a call or send us an email. We look forward to meeting you!

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