Employment Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at RILCO. We take applications on a constant basis for review.   
Please send all inquiries to: info@rilcoinc.com


Applications can be dropped off at 1320 1st Street, Rock Island, IL 61201

Please review the list of available positions below:

Available Positions

    (Rock Island Lubricants Company) with operations in Rock Island, IL Pella, IA and Peoria, IL is a industry leader in the supply of oil, lubricants, chemicals, coolants, and preventative maintenance services to industrial, commercial and retail customers in the Bi-State market. Our World class products and services deliver value driven solutions that are designed to increase efficiency and improve bottom line performance for our customers.


    This is a delivery position responsible for driving a tractor trailer for the purpose of delivering and unloading various products for Rilco customers. This requires using excellent customer service skills, and working in accordance with state and DOT regulations and Rilco’s Safety Preferred Work Methods.


    Essential Skills and Knowledge:

    • Operate vehicle in a variety of traffic and weather conditions.
    • Meet or exceed minimum productivity levels established by the Company.
    • Effectively plan and organize work activities independent of direct supervision.
    • Develop a good working knowledge of product and inventory control techniques and procedures.
    • Maintain ongoing inter-department communications related to routing, safety, and customer relations.
    • Meet or exceed established cases per error goals
    • Demonstrate strong customer relations and problem resolution skills.

    Essential Duties:

    • Deliver product within assigned route schedule and time windows. Immediately inform management team of any deviations.
    • Unload product from trailer, by hand or using hand cart, and place in designated customer storage areas. May include transporting product down ramps, stairs, or docks, in all weather conditions.
    • Pump off bulk products
    • Frequently lift, push, or move product that weighs 1-75 pounds, up to 100 pounds; frequently reach up to 72” to stack and unstack pallets and hand cart; constantly bend and pivot while loading and unloading product, and retrieving items from trailer.
    • Verify delivery of items with customer and obtain proper signatures. Contact management for authorization when discrepancies on invoice and communicate all errors/returns.
    • Collect money (cash or checks) where required, and turn in all funds collected daily.
    • Perform pre-trip and post-trip responsibilities in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations and Rilco policies and procedures.
    • Perform coupling procedures for the tractor/trailer as needed.
    • Complete Department of Transportation (DOT) logs (electronic or manual as required), company vehicle maintenance reports and reconcile with appropriate company representative as required.
    • Maintain and safely operate all assigned equipment, including but not limited to hand cart, pallets, load bars, STS unit, and personal protective equipment.
    • Maintain sanitary conditions in tractor and trailer assist with maintaining sanitary conditions in the warehouse and yard and proper handling of product.
    • Complete all required delivery daily, including any emergency deliveries
    • Attend all required company meetings.
    • Other duties may be assigned.


    • Must have high school diploma or equivalent
    • Must be 21+ years of age
    • Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License with a “clean” driving record (including: no single DUI in the last 3 years and no multiple DUIs within the last 7 years)
    • Must be self-certified as a non-excepted interstate driver with the state licensing agency that issued the CDL (commercial driver’s license)
    • 1 year commercial driving experience
    • Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations
    • Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide).
    • Must pass pre-employment testing (Drug Screen, Background Check)
    •  Hazmat and Tanker endorsements preferred


    The positions requires significant lifting, carrying, pushing, and/or pulling; significant climbing and balancing; significant stooping, kneeling, crouching, and/or crawling; and significant fine finger dexterity.


    Please send all inquiries to: info@rilcoinc.com