Class A Delivery Driver - The Dalles, OR at Food Services of America

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Type: Full Time
Location: The Dalles, Oregon





Job Description:
Food Services of America


Class A Delivery Driver - The Dalles, OR

US-OR-The Dalles

Job ID: 2019-6405
Type: F T REG
# of Openings: 2
Category: Operations/Trans/Warehouse
Food Services of America

Overview

We are currently looking for a delivery CDL-A Driver to join our expanding team. As a fast-growing foodservice distributor, Food Services of America treats our customers as the boss and our Associates as our most important resource. Our growth provides Associates opportunities to drive their career.

$5,000 signing bonus for those who qualify!

Apply Now and Join Our Team!



Responsibilities

  • Accurately, safely, and efficiently deliver merchandise using hand-trucks, ramps and/or lift gates to customers on a predetermined delivery route. May include delivering products down stairs and in all types of weather.
  • Operate all working equipment safely and efficiently, including but not limited to hand truck, pallet jack, scanner and printer.
  • Provide the highest level of service and product integrity for every customer by safe and timely delivery of customer orders.
  • Deliver and stack merchandise on customer premises.
  • Accurately record delivery by verifying delivery of items with customers and obtaining proper signatures at the time of delivery.
  • Practice Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) guidelines to reduce risks for crashes, injuries and fatalities.
  • Utilize onboard computer to appropriately record mileage, hours of service and maintain driver log to adhere to state Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines.
  • Complete comprehensive pre-trip, en-route, and post-trip inspections and DVIRs.
  • Maintain legal weight limits and distributions.
  • Practice defensive driving skills and proper body mechanics to ensure safe driving and delivering practices.


Qualifications

Overall

  • Safe driving record with a CDL Class-A License is required.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Must be at least 21 years old.
  • Two years foodservice delivery experience preferred.
  • Two years verifiable driving experience preferred.
  • Ability to read/write/record data and perform simple mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Build and maintain trusted relationships with all customers by providing face-to-face service with each delivery.
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English as it relates to the job and safety regulations is required.
  • Ability to pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen and physical abilities test is required.

Physical

  • Frequent stand/walk during delivery activities.
  • Frequent sitting throughout work shift.
  • Frequent lifting and carrying of up to 50 lbs., occasionally up to 75 lbs., rarely up to 100 lbs., 3-4 feet from pallet to hand truck to off load area.
  • Frequent push/pulling using both hands/arms, to transport loaded hand truck up/down curbs and stairs.
  • Frequent steering and maneuvering gear controls and clutch to safely drive vehicle.
  • In truck cab, trailer, or customer location 80% of the time, exposure to outdoors during delivery 20% of the time.
  • Hazards include: moving vehicles, equipment, slippery surfaces, noise, exhaust fumes and exposure to various weather conditions during delivery activities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Rarely 1-5%

Occasionally 6-33%

Frequently 34-66%

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Salary: $23.00