Date:  May 7, 2024

Hilo, HI, US, 96720

Job Function:  Logistics
Requisition Number:  3987

Title:  Fuel Truck Driver

Reporting to the Trucking Manager, you will be performing tank truck and trailer driver duties by delivering petroleum products to company retail sites or commercial customers while following specific policies and procedures from written or verbal instructions.

 Specific responsibilities include: 


  • Receives delivery orders from the truck dispatcher, organizes delivery route to including all preparations for delivery and calls dispatcher or leaves message on recorder after each delivery.
  • Following the Department of Transportation safety specifications performs pre-delivery trip check on tank truck and fuels, inspects truck for general operating requirements, and ascertains that all required equipment is available and in good operating condition.
  • Drives a tank truck & trailer or tractor/ trailer to customer’s location, connects hose to tank and opens valves, reads gauges, record amounts delivered and leaves delivery ticket receipt with customer. Loads truck and/or trailers at designated facilities following all rules and regulations for each facility.
  • Returns to the terminal at the end of the workday and completes post trip truck inspection to determine if repairs are necessary. Accurately completes all regulatory and customary paperwork.
  • Establishes/maintains good customer service and rapport while handling customer’s questions or schedules. Calls customers before loading/leaving load rack to ensure the customer is able to receive the load. Answer inquiries as appropriate and/or refers customers to the trucking supervisor for assistance.
  • Maintains assigned work areas, tank truck vehicle and/or its equipment in a clean and orderly manner performing housekeeping chores as required and/or directed.
  • Follows, maintains and adheres to all safety rules and regulations for ships, loading docks, customer premises, traffic laws, rules and DOT regulations. Follows all environmental procedures and reports all safety and environmental incidents and concerns immediately to the supervisor.
  • Will perform minor work on vehicles as needed, i.e. change light bulbs, replace discharge valves, hose ears, etc.
  • Perform other duties as required and requested.


The Opportunity 

  • Full-time employment at a Growth-Oriented Energy Company
  • Working with a dedicated, customer focused, cohesive team


The Requirements 

To meet the basic qualification for this role, you will have legal authorization to work permanently in the United States for any employer without requiring a visa transfer or visa sponsorship. To be a good fit for the Fuel Truck Driver opportunity, you will have: 

  • Must possess a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Type A with TX endorsements.
  • At least three years of experience as professional truck driver in a Type A Vehicle.
  • At least three years of experience driving a manual transmission (on either a CDL A or B vehicle).
  • Petroleum experience desired but not required.
  • A clean driving abstract for the last five years.
  • General mechanical knowledge and skills.
  • A working knowledge of math is required. Must be able to perform routine mathematical calculations.
  • Must be available to work overtime as needed and be able to commit to DOT “Hours of Service” with Par Hawaii.
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 60 pounds.
  • Good communication skills, ability to work with deadlines, organizational ability and problem solving.
  • Ability to work in difficult conditions and with situations that involve customers, operations and emergencies.


Note: This description is intended to give you a general overview of the position and is not an exhaustive listing of duties and responsibilities. 


More Good Reasons to work for Par:  


Unique culture 

There is nothing ordinary about Par Pacific -- a niche player in the energy space that operates in logistically complex markets. And there's certainly nothing ordinary about Par Pacific people. We are driven, hardworking, entrepreneur-minded professionals that love to win. If that describes you, you'll fit right in. 


Location, location, location 

Because Par Pacific is located in some of the most beautiful places throughout the country, our employees get to make these places their home and enrich their lives. The office where you'll work is located at Sand Island, Oahu.  It is an industrial area with major port commerce activity important to the island communities. 


Opportunistic growth strategy 

At Par Pacific, we look for operations with strong fundamentals and great employees who can move a business forward. Our management team has deep experience in the energy industry, as well as in leading mergers, acquisitions, and integrations of newly acquired companies. 


Excellent compensation 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a strong comprehensive benefits package that includes medical, dental and vision insurance; a robust allotment of paid time off; a 401(k) with company match; retirement savings plans; educational reimbursement; and more. 


Keys to Success 

We are looking for a highly motivated, self-starter with a positive attitude. Candidates should have a natural thirst for knowledge and curiosity to drive personal and professional development. 

In addition, in order to be a successful Fuel Truck Driver you will demonstrate: 



RESPONSIBILITY/ POSITIVE WORK ETHIC: Self-motivated; dedicated; work ethic; pride in excellence at work; willing and interested in accepting responsibility. Will go out of his/her way to do a good job; concerned about quality of work performed.

DRIVING SKILLS AND APTITUDE: Knowledgeable of DOT regulations and safety specifications. Demonstrated comparable experience driving fuel tank trucks and trailers. Able to follow policies and procedures and uphold standards and meet expectations.

SUPPORTIVE TEAM PLAYER: Can work effectively with everyone; positive influence, shares information. Has the ability and willingness to participate in a team-oriented approach to work. Can develop trust in co- workers, management, and all levels of the company.

CUSTOMER SERVICE/COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Demonstrates a high level of customer service in interactions with other customers, vendors, and service providers. Ability to communicate clearly, concisely, specifically, legibly in writing as well as verbally about conditions, problems, analyses made, actions taken, current conditions.

SAFETY/ENVIRONMENTAL MINDEDNESS: Follows, maintains and adheres to all safety rules and regulations, including traffic laws, rules and DOT regulations. Will take personal responsibility for safety of self and others; feels all accidents can be avoided. Follows all environmental procedures.

ATTENDANCE AND JOB STABILITY: Expected to attend regularly and be on time. Reliable. Is not a job-hopper.

PHYSICAL ABILITY: Ability to meet all physical demands of the job.


The Company 


Par Pacific Holdings, Inc., based in Houston, Texas, owns, manages and maintains interests in energy and infrastructure businesses. We are a growing energy company focused on renewable and conventional fuels in the Western United States. We own and operate refineries in Hawaii, Montana, Washington and Wyoming, with total operating throughput capacity of over 218 Mbpd. Par Pacific owns and operates one of the largest energy networks in Hawaii with 94,000 bpd of operating refining capacity, a logistics system supplying the major islands of the state and 90 retail locations. In the Pacific Northwest and the Rockies, Par Pacific owns and operates 124,000 bpd of combined refining capacity, related multimodal logistics systems, and 33 retail locations. Par Pacific also owns 46% of Laramie Energy, LLC, a natural gas production company with operations and assets concentrated in Western Colorado. Our common stock is publicly traded on the NYSE under the trading symbol "PARR". 


Note: Par Pacific will not accept calls from third-party recruiters. All candidates are required to apply through this web posting. 


Par Pacific is an equal opportunity employer. Par Pacific prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status,genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law. 


Nearest Major Market: Hawaii
Nearest Secondary Market: Hilo

Job Segment: Truck Driver, Delivery, Driver, Retail