Local CDL Truck Driver - Tanker - HazMat

Prairie Field Services – Crude Hauler

Prairie Field Services is looking for experienced Class A CDL drivers to haul crude in the Orla, Texas area. If you want to join a fast-paced growing company with diverse opportunities and are willing to work hard, you might be the person we are looking for, and encourage you to apply.

The Crude Oil Driver operates a truck and trailer to deliver crude oil from one destination to another. This safety-sensitive position is responsible for the proper and efficient completion of assigned duties and operation of the vehicle, within company policy.  All crude haulers will be cross trained to haul water and will be required to haul water as needed.

  • Adhere to and follow all safety guidelines as directed by Company and OSHA policies
  • Test and buy oil according to A.P.I. (American Petroleum Institute) standards
  • Load and unload tanker with crude oil, adhering to all company and governmental regulations
  • Operate semi-truck and transport load while adhering to state and federal laws and company policies
  • Complete and transmit all paperwork in compliance with established procedures
  • Maintain vehicle cleanliness and replace gaskets, nozzles, and other related articles as necessary
  • Perform safety inspections on trucks, equipment and/or facilities, as required
  • Maintain miscellaneous daily service duties such as checking oil, water, fuel, tires and tank-related items
  • Class A CDL with Tanker and Hazmat endorsements
  • Two years driving experience that must include one-year tanker. Prefer driving experience in the oilfield terrain
  • No more than three moving violations in the last five years and no more than one moving violation in the last 12 months, no DWI/DUI in the last 5 years
  • Have current medical card
  • Must pass a drive test with 18-speed transmission
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test and background check
  • Able to drive in adverse weather conditions
  • Ability to work 12-14 hour shifts daily
  • Ability to chain up
  • Ability to lift 75 pounds repeatedly
  • Ability to climb stairs repeatedly
Compensation and Benefits:
  • Sign-on bonus - $2,000 after successfully completing 45 days
  • Retention bonus - $3,000 after successfully completing one (1) year
  • Starting commission percentage based on tenure, experience and shift.  Approximately $75,000 - $130,000 annually.  
  •  Eligibility to earn safety and incentive bonus - up to $800.00/month
  • Eligible for PTO, medical, vision, dental, life, short- and long-term disability, 401k and other supplemental insurance after 30 days of employment 

As a Prairie Field Services driver you will be joining a team that is committed to safety and excellent customer service.  Apply today to see if you qualify to become a crude hauler for Prairie.