FreshDirect is the leading profitable online grocer in the U.S. with customers in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut . It is known for its fresh-from-the-farm foods and brand-name groceries at everyday low prices, all delivered to customers’ doors. FreshDirect’s food experts rate all produce and seafood every morning and give each item an Expert Quality Rating to help customers choose what is best and in-season. FreshDirect customers can enjoy over 600 Entrees and Side Dishes, made fresh daily by professional chefs using the finest, freshest ingredients. FreshDirect ranks 70th on Internet Retailer’s Top 500 Guide®. For more information, please visit www.freshdirect.com . For updates, follow us on Twitter: @freshdirect and on Facebook: facebook.com/FreshDirect.
A Route Driver is responsible for providing efficient and safe delivery of boxes to our customers within the NYC Metro Area (5 Boroughs and other areas). A driver operates a refrigerated truck and also operates a hand truck to assist when making deliveries. Our drivers deliver orders to the appropriate destination within a scheduled time. They are expected to provide professional customer service and timely reporting to supervisors and assigned dispatchers regarding lateness, damaged or missing products.
21 years of age or older
A minimum of 1 year commercial truck driving experience or recent CDL grad
Must be willing to complete and pass a pre-employment drug screening
Consent to a criminal background check
Ability to clearly communicate and read in English
Driving knowledge of NYC Streets preferred
Must be able to work weekends (Saturday & Sunday) and Holidays
Must be able to work a flexible shift (mornings and/or evenings)
Ability to complete all basic and recurring training
Ability to maneuver up to 50lbs with appropriate equipment
Must be comfortable interacting with customers
Must have a strong commitment to customer service and safety
Motor Vehicle Record requirements:
Must have a valid NY, NJ, CT or PA driver license
CDL is not required, but a plus
3 points or less on a motor vehicle report
No suspensions (regardless of cause)
Valid medical card
Class C,D,and E - $11 per hour
Class A or B License - $12 per hour
Union enrollment on 31st day
Opportunities for career advancement
DisclaimerThe above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work
being performed by the Teammember(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of individuals in this position. Position Descriptions may be subject to change as the needs of the organization changes.
As EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYERS , Fresh Direct, LLC and its affiliates do not discriminate against applicants or employees because of
their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender (except where gender is a bonafide occupational qualification), disability, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, political affiliation, or any other factor protected by federal, state, or local law.
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