Route Driver – Walla Walla, Washington
Meadow Gold’s Distribution Branch in Walla Walla, Washington has an opening in it’s Distribution department. Dean Foods Company based in Dallas, TX; is our national company name. We are the 3 rd largest beverage company in the United States. ( the first 2 are soda pop company’s) We are the largest milk processing company in the US. Our products include milk, sour cream, eggnog, cream cheese and many other products. If you have a strong work ethic and a positive outlook, we welcome you to apply.
Job description - This position entails driving one of our trucks and delivering our products to our customers. There is overtime involved. It also entails loading and unloading of our product. The individual will be representing Meadow Gold to our customers, when they deliver. They will also need to be a team player and work well with the other drivers. They will need to strategize in regards to positioning product in the truck that coincides with the delivery route and to run the routes most efficiently for the company. Will also need to input information into a tracking system in the truck and operate a hand held device to track product. Drivers need to order product from the plant and maintain an inventory.
We require a Class A CDL.
Must have clean MVR and be able to pass DOT background/physical.
1 plus years of driving experience.
Great communication skills.
Some computer aptitude. Ability to input information into a tracking system and determine customer needs.
Ability to control inventory.
Ability to lift 50 lbs. on a consistent basis.