Delivery Relief Driver - Tri-Cities
Company: Food Services of America
Posted on: January 25, 2019
Truck Driver Local Delivery Driver, CDL class A driver's license required We are looking for a local delivery driver (truck driver) to join our expanding team. Class A CDL license, and clean driving record is required. Awesome benefits! - Deliver products to customers and perform customer relations functions. - Driver must be capable of making multiple stops and cross checking products with customer orders. Job Requirements - Deliver merchandise, off-load items using hand-truck and truck ramp, with accompanying paperwork, to customers along a predetermined delivery route in a safe and efficient manner. - Practice safety every step of the way. - Guarantee satisfaction and value for our customers. - Maintain the highest level of delivery accuracy by checking each product off invoice or delivery manifest or through the proper and consistent use of Driver Hand Held (if available) - Contribute to work environment that fosters pride in being part of a winning team and promotes personal growth. - Maintain personal productivity and quality standards. - Follow systems and procedures outlined in the company policies and manuals and as set forth in our business practices. - Complete all required documents pertaining to delivery, pick up, Federal Motor Carrier/DOT, food safety and inventory custody. - Work with Credit Department on problems pertaining to all customer deliveries. - Must be personable in working with customers relating to delivery or pickup problems. - Advise Router or transportation supervisor of changes in routes to help achieve most profitable routes, i.e., stop sequence, special instructions, new or dropped accounts. - Must be able to pay close attention to detail while constantly aware of the work surroundings when operating a vehicle. - Other duties as assigned. STANDARDS OF PERFORMANCE - Coordinate with transportation supervisor(s) and router(s) to make necessary back-haul pickups. - Remain flexible to restructure schedule as needed. - Check each product off invoice or delivery manifest or scan all cases using hand held scanner (if available). - Safely operate vehicle to and from destinations, adhering to all traffic laws. - Safely load and unload delivery goods. - Comply with all OSHA and Federal Motor Carrier/DOT safety requirements. - Maintain vehicle in good working condition. - Maintain vehicle in clean and fueled readiness condition. - Report and call in all required repairs daily. - High School Diploma or equivalent required. - Clean driving record with a Class A CDL license. Doubles Endorsement and two years verifiable driving experience preferred. Two years ramp food experience preferred. - The ability to lift 100 lbs. several times a day. - Familiar with surrounding area and be able to read a map/guide. - Excellent driving skills and knowledge of traffic laws. - Requires knowledge of vehicle maintenance and operation. - Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations - Must be hard working and self motivated. - Must pass all pre-employment screenings. Physical - Frequent standing/walking during delivery activities, up to 2 miles daily. - Frequent sitting throughout work shift up to 30 minutes at one time. - Frequent lifting using both hands/arms, typical weights 10-60 lbs., occasionally up to 100 lbs. - Frequent carrying of 10-75 lbs., occasionally up to 100 lbs., 3-4 feet from pallet to hand truck to off load area. - Frequent push/pulling using both hands/arms, approximately 30-100 lbs. exertion, depending on weight of load on hand truck and whether climbing stairs. - Frequent bending/crouching/squatting at waist or knees during delivery. - Frequent twisting waist/neck in normal range required while driving. - Frequent climbing and balancing in and out of cab. - Frequent use of feet in operation of foot pedals. Mental - Able to read/write and record data. - Able to perform simple mathematical calculations. - Able to work independently and exercise independent judgment in completing route. - Constant awareness of work surroundings while driving. - Close attention to detail. Work Conditions - In truck cab, trailer, or customer location 80% of the time. - Exposure to outdoors during delivery 20% of the time. - Hazards include: moving vehicles, equipment, slippery surfaces, noise, exhaust fumes and exposure to various weather conditions during delivery activities. Constantly over 80% time, Frequently 20-80% time and Occasionally under 20% of time. Food Services of America offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. To apply for this position, and to learn more about Food Services of America, please visit our website at fsafood.com. Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled. Apply Here: Click2Apply.net/xbysjhcs6q
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