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Date:  Apr 30, 2024
Req ID:  36195

Greenbrier, AR, US, 72058

Anticipated Starting Salary:  $36,000

Position Number: 22088801 
County: Faulkner 
Posting End Date: Open Until Filled 

Anticipated Starting Salary: $36,000

Rural Fire Protection 


Hiring Authority:

#20 Industrial Blvd

Greenbrier, AR  72058

Phone: 501/679-3186



As the largest industry in Arkansas, the Arkansas Department of Agriculture is dedicated to the development and implementation of policies and programs for Arkansas agriculture and forestry to keep its farmers and ranchers competitive in national and international markets while ensuring safe food, fiber, and forest products for the citizens of the state and nation. The Department is organized into five Divisions: Forestry Division, Livestock and Poultry Division, Natural Resources Division, Plant Industries Division, and Shared Services Division.

Position Information

Class Code: S034C

Grade: GS05


Salary Range: $32,405.00 - $46,987.00


The Interstate Truck Driver is responsible for operating state commercial vehicles and driving cross-country to pick-up/deliver surplus property. This position is governed by state and federal laws and agency/institution policy.


Operates state commercial diesel trucks, forklifts, winches, and other heavy military equipment to pick-up and/or deliver surplus property to Arkansas and other states. Loads and secures property, according to Federal Department of Transportation Standards, and plans routes to minimize agency and done costs. Inspects surplus government property for serviceability and use by qualified agency, verifies property list before loading and unloading, and provides technical assistance to donees in warehouse upon delivery. Maintains driver's daily log book, as prescribed by the United States Department of Transportation, maintains fuel mileage reports, performs maintenance to equipment, as necessary, and completes time sheet and travel reimbursement forms. Performs other duties as assigned.


Frequent in-state and out-of-state travel required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of United States Department of Transportation Federal Government Rules and Regulations for loading, transporting, and securing heavy equipment. Knowledge of warehousing, shipping, and receiving practices and procedures. Ability to operate heavy machinery, such as forklifts, winches, cranes, or bulldozers. Ability to travel cross-country for extended periods of time. Ability to communicate in oral and written form. Skill in truck driving.

Minimum Qualifications

The formal education equivalent of a high school diploma; plus two years experience in cross-country commercial driving. Must possess a Class A Commercial Driver's License with endorsements of passenger and tank vehicle. Must pass a Department of Transportation medical examination. Additional requirements determined by the agency for recruiting purposes require review and approval by the Office of Personnel Management. OTHER JOB RELATED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE MAY BE SUBSTITUTED FOR ALL OR PART OF THESE BASIC REQUIREMENTS, EXCEPT FOR CERTIFICATION OR LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS, UPON APPROVAL OF THE QUALIFICATIONS REVIEW COMMITTEE.



Preferred Qualifications:

  • Perform and coordinate vehicle and equipment maintenance and repair.
  • General computer skills.


The State of Arkansas is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, age, disability, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Little Rock