US Foods™ is a successful multi-billion dollar broadline foodservice distributor in the United States. The Company distributes food and related products to over 250,000 customers, including restaurants, healthcare institutions, lodging establishments, government facilities, sports stadiums, cafeterias, schools, colleges, casinos and other institutions. US Foods™ markets and distributes more than 43,000 national, private label, and signature brand items and employs more than 27,000 foodservice professionals. The primary function of this position is to drive a tractor trailer for the purpose of delivering and unloading various products (meats, produce, frozen foods, groceries, dry goods) while providing excellent customer service. It is further required that above function be completed in a safe and timely manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations Perform all pre-trip responsibilities to include: checking route numbers and account numbers for assigned deliveries, count items and check customer invoices of products that have been loaded, move tractor to the loading dock to attach preloaded trailer, and perform "pre-trip safety check" inspection of truck and trailer according to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. Drive to and deliver customer orders according to a predetermined route. Unload products from the trailer with a hand truck or by hand and place them in designated customer storage areas. Verify delivery of items with customer and obtain proper signatures. Collect money (cash or checks) where required. Contact management for authorization when discrepancies on invoice and communicate all errors/returns. Perform all post-trip responsibilities to include: unload damaged goods and customer returns and complete necessary paperwork; turn in all funds collected daily; perform safety check on the vehicle, unhook and secure trailer; park and secure tractor and hand truck; complete Department of Transportation (DOT) logs (electronic or manual as required), company vehicle maintenance reports and reconcile with appropriate company representative as required. Must be able to take overnight routes as needed. Attend all required company meetings. Starting competitive wage of $21.50. Optional component pay up to $52,000 per year, excluding overtime. Our schedules are based on 4, 10 hour days or 5, 8 hour days per week. Apply for requisition number 13000538 on-line at https://usfood.taleo.net/careersection/ext/joblist.ftl by February 21, 2013. You can visit our careers center at www.usfoods.com/careers to search for other available opportunities. No phone calls please. ATTENTION !! : The profile you submit to apply for this position is your official application . USF requires 10 years of work history plus education history and an electronic signature verifying that all information you have submitted is complete and true. Incomplete applications will NOT be reviewed . Your resume is not an application so make sure that information is entered on your profile. Education/Training : High School Diploma/GED required, must be 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 have Commercial Drivers License (CDL), class A. Must meet the medical requirements of the Department of Transportation (DOT) Related Experience : Minimum 2 years over the road commercial driving experience or 1 year of food or beverage delivery experience. Pedal stop delivery experience preferred. Must be able to work an early morning starting shift. Doubles qualified is preferred. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities : Must be able to use, or learn to use, all equipment, global positioning systems (GPS) i.e. XATA, and tools used to perform the job. Must be able to perform all job functions safely. Must be able to work the scheduled/assigned times and required overtime for the position. Must know/have ability to learn MSDS information regarding all material used within the scope of the work. Must be able to apply tire chains. Must be able to perform coupling procedures for the Tractor/Trailer. Must have excellent customer service skills. Must be at least 21 years of age.
THE BENEFITS PACKAGE : We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes Medical Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Healthcare and Dependent Care Spending Accounts, Supplemental Life Insurance and Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance (AD&D) for you, your spouse and your dependent children, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability Benefits, 401K with a Company match, Paid Vacation, Personal Days, Employee discount merchandise purchasing program, Direct payroll deposit, Education Assistance Program, Paid Holidays, Adoption Assistance, Assignment of a laptop computer.
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