JOB SUMMARY: The Delivery Driver is responsible for delivery and pickup of PODS™ containers to and/or from customer locations; provide an effective and incident free delivery or pickup of a container while maintaining excellent rapport with the customer.
Driving and operation of a truck with a patented lift mechanism to load and unload PODS containers at customer sites
Accept add-on deliveries required to meet business needs.
Use Pod Pilot (handheld computer) for delivery verification and navigation.
Operate a forklift and/or an overhead crane.
Clean and inspect containers to be sure they are presentable for delivery to customer.
Coordinate rental paperwork and payment with the customer.
Communicate with the Driver Supervisor or Warehouse Manager on customer questions and/or issues; prepare driver notes as needed.
Perform repairs and lift repairs of containers in the field and back at the warehouse
Provide backup for warehouse functions when needed
Maintain cleanliness of truck cab (keep free from debris inside and outside)
Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned
Must be willing and available to work on Saturday
Regular attendance and punctuality required
Education and/or Experience
High School diploma or equivalent.
Minimum of six months of experience employed as a driver performing delivery functions.
CDL License Required. Maintain a current/valid driver license from the state in which position is assigned
Have no moving violations during the past three (3) years (insurance requirement)
Must be at least 21 years of age (insurance requirement)
Ability to pass a background check and a drug test according to company policy
Possess a valid Medical Examiner’s Certificate
Ability to remain calm during tense or difficult situations
Ability to act and react in a professional manner at all times with customers, co-workers and management
Willingness and ability to work flexible schedules, including Saturdays
Previous computer or hand held device experience desired
Knowledge of, or ability to learn quickly, PODS’ proprietary software as well as other applications.
Typing skills/data entry
Travel Requirements: Limited, less than 10%
Hours / Shift:
Required to adhere to scheduled work times, including Saturdays/Sundays and may be required to work overtime as business needs dictate
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This is a climate controlled office environment during normal business hours. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Peripheral vision and Ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
Ability to pass a pre-employment background check, and a drug test, and willingness to submit to random drug testing according to company policy
Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer
PODS, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. We will not discriminate unlawfully against qualified applicants or employees with respect to any term or condition of employment based on race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, place of birth, military service status, or other basis protected by law.