The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing, Inc. (NASCAR) is the sanctioning body for the No. 1 form of motorsports in the United States. NASCAR consists of three national series (Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series™, NASCAR XFINITY Series™, and NASCAR Camping World Truck Series™), four regional series, one local grassroots series and three international series. NASCAR is a company driven by technology and innovation, both of which are central to competition and are at the core of our sport. The sport’s impact is demonstrated with a strong corporate and media footprint. In 2017, more than 1 in 4 (28%) FORTUNE 500 companies continue to invest in NASCAR; while 58 million unique TV viewers, 55 million unique visitors to NASCAR’s in-house operated digital properties and 12 million followers on social platforms consume the sport at home. The International Motor Sports Association™ (IMSA®) governs the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship™, the premier U.S. sports car series. Based in Daytona Beach, Fla., with offices in eight cities across North America, NASCAR sanctions more than 1,200 races in more than 30 U.S. states, Canada, Mexico and Europe.
NASCAR Event Management seeks a talented professional to join our team in the position of Part Time Transport Driver.
Drives transport hauler, sets up units at race track. Maintains, cleans, restocks and upkeeps the hauler. Completes and maintains all DOT and company requirements and related paperwork accurately and in a timely manner.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Drive transport hauler(s) on an interstate basis and meet company guidelines including but not limited to; the guideline that transport haulers must travel a minimum of pairs. Any exception to the established guidelines must be approved by the Director of Transportation in advance.
Transport Drivers must report to work on departure days a minimum of 30 minutes prior to the scheduled departure time to complete all pre-trip duties.
Complete and maintain all Department of Transportation requirements necessary to operate transporter (i.e. Commercial Drivers License, Testing, and DOT Physical).
Set-up units at race track. This includes all mechanical hook-ups, space organization and details.
Assist other Transport Drivers with set up of all other units.
Maintenance, cleaning, restocking and upkeep of truck, trailer and transporter equipment (e.g., Gators; generators; other equipment where applicable).
Transport trucks for service and maintenance.
Assist Timing & Scoring and Technical Inspection personnel as required at track.
Assist other Series driving transporters as requested.
Work at Transportation Center when not at race track.
Receive, unload, restock, maintain and inventory supplies at Transportation Center.
Percent of travel required: 90%, including weekends.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Full time Transport Drivers must reside within a reasonable driving distance of the Transportation Center in Conover, NC in order to fulfill job responsibilities.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and/or five years of experience CDL driving related experience.
Must have the ability to read and interpret documents such as rules, operating and maintenance instructions, procedure manuals, create and maintain required reports and all related correspondence. Driver must be able to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Commercial drivers license (CDL Class A) and NASCAR License.
Customer service, communication, people skills, is a reasonable and fair representative of the Company.
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 frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear; and smell. The employee must frequently lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.