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Over the Road Driver Job

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We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

How you will contribute:

Correctly operates a tractor / trailer including road operation, backing and parking. Follows specific scheduled routes or responds to requests from dispatch or management for pick-ups or drop-offs. Transmits and receives over two-way communication systems. Monitors traffic and weather conditions and notifies dispatch of potential problems. Reports accidents or other safety situations to dispatch. Inspects exterior and interior of vehicle at beginning of each shift for all DOT required checks, prior to moving vehicle. Responsible for ensuring inside and outside of vehicle are properly cleaned and fueled on an ongoing basis. Keeps interior of vehicle neat and orderly. Monitors vehicle condition and records malfunctioning items or damage on a Driver Vehicle Inspection form and submits to manager. Accurately completes driver trip sheets, fuel sheets and logs (if required). Treats all customers and other persons in a courteous, friendly and professional manner. Also may be required to perform other related duties as requested.

Qualified Applicants Will Have:

No formal education required.

2 years tractor – trailer experience

Driving History:
Clean 3 year MVR

Skill at:
Good oral and written communication skills.

Knowledge of:
All DOT & FMCSA regulations and rules.

Must possess a valid Class A license

Special Requirements:
Must be able to pass Department of Transportation and Acuity Brands Lighting physical exams and successfully complete an Alcohol/Drug screening process. Must also be available to work flexible hours.


We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


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Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  2303

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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