The concrete mixing truck driver is usually employed by construction companies and contractors to deliver concrete to various sites. This job requires that the employee has a commercial's driver's license, either class A or class B, which allows them to drive the needed trucks. The concrete mixing truck driver spends most of their time driving, usually with a full truckload. The job also generally requires at least a high school diploma or equivalent, and depending on the employer, may require previous knowledge of how to operate the concrete mixing truck. The concrete mixing truck driver is expected to know how to operate the concrete mixer truck (or undertake training), and they also need to know how to mix various types of concrete.
Truck Driver Concrete Mixing Tasks
Inspect and maintain concrete loads, ensuring mixer is operating correctly.
Maintain and inspect truck and ensure safety, checking fluid levels and air pressure.
Deliver concrete according to schedule, communicating with dispatch.