Makes sure trailers of products arrive at destination on time.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES:
Delivers to customers on assigned routes in a manner that meets delivery time expectations and customer needs.
Operates a commercial tractor trailer to make deliveries in a courteous and professional manner.
Provides customer service during the delivery transaction.
Ensures that the customer is satisfied with their product and the service.
Operates the commercial vehicle on the roadways in a safe and consistent manner.
Complies with all known laws that apply to commercial vehicle operation.
Moves, stacks and palletizes the product for the purpose of delivery to customers.
Operates electric pallet jacks, hand pallet jacks, and hand trucks
Transfers loaded trailers from one yard to another and returns the empty trailers from the previous day.
Ensures that the trailer is loaded and ready for the route to be started on time.
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Valid medical card as prescribed by Federal Motor Carrier Administration
Valid Class A commercial drivers’ license required.
Basic knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) laws and mandates.
Pallet jack experience preferred
Knowledge of the on board computer system for truck tracking and handheld delivery device for proof of delivery
Minimum of two years commercial driving experience.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Only one moving violation is permissible on 3 year DMV record
System implementation experience is preferred
Must occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds
Good written and verbal communications skills
Good math skills
Good time management skills
Good computer skills
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. UNFI is an EO employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.