White Plains Branch
: To operate various company vehicles to transport and deliver freight in a safe and efficient manner, and to maintain the warehouse and the product contained within, as well as performing related functions. This will contribute to ABCO’s mission of exceeding customers’ highest expectations by:
Ensuring goods are handled and stored appropriately, so that product is properly maintained, undamaged, and available for customers.
Ensuring goods are delivered to customers in a timely manner through utilization of strong route knowledge and professional service
Inspecting vehicles and reporting any issues that may hinder fulfillment of any customer deliveries
Providing support to the branch, allowing staff to provide the high quality customer service to which customers have become accustomed.
Key responsibilities and accountabilities:
Maintains a clean, neat, and organized warehouse environment
Organizes inventory for increased efficiency and processing
Understands how to organize product in the warehouse according to branch manager’s specifications
Handles equipment and product carefully, as to avoid damage
Reports any building maintenance issues immediately, including any issues with dock doors, dock levelers, light bulbs, etc.
Performs branch loading, unloading and receiving processes
Utilizes proper techniques for packaging goods and loading/unloading trucks
Checks in and stores received product in the appropriate designated areas for stock and sold items
Provides all receiving paperwork to the Branch Administrator for secondary accuracy check and computer entry
Performsthe following functions according to specified ABCO policy, including following properpaperwork procedures:
Returned goods (both stock and sold orders)
Direct vendor returns (such as empty refrigerant cylinders)
Receipt of vendor direct shipments
Maintains up-to-date knowledge and understanding of equipment and its proper utilization, including pallet jacks and other non-powered warehouse equipment
Occasionally responsible for additional branch projects as requested, such as the repositioning of product in the warehouse and/or showroom
Driving and Deliveries
Delivers goods to job sites and customers’ shops in a safe and timely manner
Ensures that ABCO has all proper documentation related to the delivery of goods, including customer delivery tickets, bills of lading, hazardous materials paperwork, time logs, route sheets and all other DOT and company required documents
Ensures signature capture at each delivery
If route requires, driver must enter closed facility, and off load merchandise.
Loads and unloads packages from truck utilizing proper techniques for safety and efficiency
Maintains professional and courteous demeanor when working with customers and colleagues
Maintains a satisfactory driving record and obeys all traffic laws
Performs daily inspection of vehicle, before and after operation, to ensure vehicle is in working order and safe for travel
Identifies and reports to management all vehicle maintenance issues, noting tires, oil and filter changes, and all other regular maintenance
Position Knowledge and Training
Maintains strong knowledge of delivery area
Attends all required meetings, training programs, and quarterly driving safety meetings
Maintains working knowledge of current state and federal transport regulations
Required Certifications and Abilities
Valid driver license – Class A or B (current)
Hazmat certified (current)
Medical card (current)
Certified to operate forklift and hi-low
Ability to drive manual transmission
Ability to lift at least 50 lbs.
Manual Dexterity – must be able to use hands and arms for handling, installing, positioning, and moving materials and manipulating things.