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Hamm Hamm - CDL Asphalt Distributor/Tack Truck Driver - $1,000 Sign-On Bonus in Perry, Kansas

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Department: Asphalt/Paving

Reports to: Foreman

Pay: Commensurate upon experience

Position Summary:

This position works with the paving crews on various projects such as commercial parking lots, city streets, county roads and interstate highways. The successful candidate for this role will have previous CDL driving experience, and preferably prior experience working in an asphalt paving operation. They must have an uncompromising focus on safety excellence. Work sites are throughout the NE Kansas Region.

Essential Functions:

  • Drive Distributor/Tack Truck in front of paving operation to spray tack and prepare the surface for paving.

  • Work behind the paver with a shovel or asphalt rake as needed, in between operating the truck.

  • Other duties, as assigned by lead or foreman.

  • Individual must be dedicated to operating safely at all times.

  • Experience preferred working road construction in high traffic areas.

  • Physical ability to perform routine maintenance and daily cleaning of spray system.

  • Ability and willingness to complete various labor tasks, as needed, as part of the construction crew.

  • Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and nights when necessary.

  • Accountability - Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.

  • Team player.


  • High school education or GED equivalent.

  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in an asphalt paving operation - preferred.

  • Valid CDL B w/Tanker endorsement (Hazmat a plus).

  • Safe driving record.

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 regularly required to talk, hear, stand, walk, and bend. The employee must regularly lift and/or move from 1 to 50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee works in outside weather conditions and is regularly exposed to airborne particles. The employee works alongside live traffic conditions and moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

Why work for us:

At Hamm we value worker safety and well-being above all else. Through training, employee development, and your own personal drive, Hamm will help you achieve your work-life goals. Whether you choose a career in Aggregates, Waste Management, Ready Mix, Asphalt, or Construction, you and Hamm Companies will do the essential work to build a brighter future. Come work for Hamm and be a part of the leading construction materials company in the Midwest.