Basic Job Concept:
Efficiently deliver produce to customers, rotate their coolers if applicable, process paperwork accurately, follow driver safety rules and provide professional customer service. Assist in the warehouse loading trucks, palletizing product, pulling orders and performing other duties at the request of the Dispatcher or Manager.
VP of Operations
Customer Service Reps
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
Current MVR required (not older than 6 wks.)
1. One year current route delivery/distribution experience required driving a straight truck or tractor trailer.
2. Knowledge of the geographical area
3. Experience in handling money
* Must have a Class A and experience in Route Delivery
Run routes efficiently, meeting or exceeding designated route times.
Rotate merchandise when required
Maintain contact with Customer Service throughout delivery day
Handle company equipment properly, follow written driver safety rules, and perform pre-trip inspection.
Report accidents and injuries and any damage to equipment immediately.
Assist in shipping and loading trucks for second runs and palletize product.
Handle customer complaints professionally.
Follow all PWMs as designated by position.
Responsible for upkeep of vehicles at end of shift- clean cab and box.
Work overtime if required as requested by the Dispatcher or Manager.
Perform other duties as requested by the Dispatcher or Manager.
Must be available for early A.M. Start Times.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this job.
1. A valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class A
3. Proven ability to communicate articulately in English and perform simple arithmetic.
The Physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job. An individual should contact his or her supervisor or the human resources department if he or she believes that an accommodation is needed.
Standing for extended periods of time, bending, stooping, reaching, pushing, pulling, twisting, and walking.
Lift and move cases (selecting product and placing on a pallet) ranging in weight up to 100 lbs, continuously to and from heights ranging from floor to knee, waist, shoulder, and overhead.
Must have the ability to speak clearly and to hear audible warning signals, ie... backup alarms, horns, and buzzers.
Must be able to pass a physical examination per the requirements of the Department of Transportation (DOT).
Must exhibit a high level of endurance, energy, and strength to successfully perform this position.
While performing the duties of this job, an associate regularly works near moving machinery and is regularly exposed to vibration and moderate to high noise levels. The working environment includes congested and high traffic areas, slippery floors and walk ways. Some duties are performed in the warehouse and will require work to be done in varying climates. Temperatures range from zero in the coolers to 95 degrees Fahrenheit or above outdoors. Scheduled shifts vary based on the needs of the employer.
This Job Description is not an employment contract. The company reserves the right to change the job description and the job duties at any time without notice. I certify that I understand the job description, I possess the above qualifications, and that I can perform each of the above functions with or without an accommodation.
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