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Hawthorne CAT Class A Driver in Chula Vista, California


We Build Better Communities

Be Part of the Hawthorne Difference!

Hawthorne Cat is a family-owned company that has led the equipment industry for over 60 years in the sale, rental, and servicing of construction machinery and power generation equipment for industries on which our communities depend like agriculture, construction, marine, and government.

Every member of our team plays a significant role in our success. Hawthorne Cat hires individuals who share our vision of Building Better Communities with our Customers and our values of Passion, Respect, Integrity, Dedication and Excellence (PRIDE).

If you are looking to build your future with an established, thriving company with countless opportunities for growth and advancement, you’ve come to the right place! At Hawthorne Cat, we’re always looking for exceptionally skilled, hardworking individuals interested in contributing to our success and the success of the communities that we serve.

Our people are our most valuable asset. That’s why at Hawthorne Cat we are committed to a comprehensive employee benefit program that helps our employees stay healthy, feel secure, and maintain a work/life balance.

We are currently seeking talented individuals for our Class A Driver position!

Here is some of what you’ll do…


Responsible for the safe pick-up and delivery of all equipment as directed by their Supervisor or Central Dispatch.



  • Safely load equipment on low bed tractor-trailer at the rental yard and deliver it to the customer jobsite as directed by the dispatcher.

  • Observe all State and Federal Laws and regulations that pertain to the loading, hauling and unloading of heavy equipment.

  • Ensure that contract is signed at the jobsite.

  • Provide any necessary instructions to contractor and / or operator.

  • Pick-up and return equipment to rental yard when rental is completed.

  • Responsible for the inspection of equipment when delivering and picking up.

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Minimum 2 years experience hauling heavy equipment.

  • Possess the experience and knowledge of loading and securing equipment.

  • Knowledge of applicable laws and regulations pertaining to loading and hauling heavy equipment.

  • Ability to interpret road maps and find job site locations on time.

  • Excellent communication and customer relation skills.

  • Valid CA Class A Driver's License and a clean driving record.

  • Ability to pass DOT requirements.


  • Walking and moving about on foot often through uneven terrain.

  • Handling: Ability to grasp and work with hands.

  • Lifting: Raises or lowers miscellaneous equipment parts, small tools, batteries, and tampers. Lifting up to 60lbs. Daily; frequent exertion.

  • Reaching: Extends hands and arms in any direction.

  • Stooping: Bends body downward and forward by bending at knees or waist.

  • Standing: Remains in standing position if required to perform various functions of the job.

  • Climbing: In and out of equipment.

  • Vision: Reads rental documents, invoices and bills.

  • Talking: Communicates via telecommunications and in person.

  • Sitting: Sits in equipment and in vehicles.


  • Noise: Works in conditions with constant or intermittent noise.

  • Temp/Weather: Works in a warehouse and outside with variations of temperature and weather.

  • Exposure: Foul odors, fumes and harsh substances.

Here’s what we Offer…

  • Competitive Compensation

  • A great work environment and culture

  • Career growth and advancement opportunities

  • Training

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans

  • Medical Video Appointments available

  • Health Savings Account available

  • Paid Time Off (PTO) Pay

  • 401(k) Plan + Company Matching

  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Life & Accident Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs

  • Legal Plan

  • Travel Assistance Plan

  • Wellness Programs

  • Referral Bonus Program

  • Longevity Bonus Program

  • Recognition Programs and much more

  • Hawthorne CAT discounts

  • Boot Reimbursement

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Company-Supplied Uniforms

  • Advanced Technical Training

  • Estimated Compensation $30.00 to $35.00 per hour


    Reasonable accommodations for essential functions of the position will be considered.

    Hawthorne CAT® is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. M/F/V/D

Job ID2024-2831

LocationUS-CA-Chula Vista


TypeRegular Full-Time

Location : NameHawthorne - Chula Vista