Deliver palletized products to UNFI’s corporate and independent retail stores in various states across the Country.
Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Complying with FMCSA regulations
Delivering and unloading products utilizing equipment, including tractor trailer, ramps, lift gates, pallet jacks, load bars, and other devices which assist delivery.
Operating vehicle safely within UNFI guidelines minimizing accidents, traffic violations, and complaints from the public.
Reporting any accident immediately to the Transportation Manager/Department.
Keeping vehicles well maintained, safe, and secure; reporting any defects promptly using DCVR form
Picking up supplies and back hauls from vendors while completing related paperwork
Addressing and resolving customer problems as appropriate.
Ensuring customer orders arrive in quality condition and correspond precisely to the initial order
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Valid medical card as prescribed by the Federal Motor Carrier Administration and a valid state specific Commercial Driver’s License (Class A and CDL Drivers require respective licensing)
Ability to pass a written exam and road test
Basic knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) law and mandates and understanding of UNFI’s safety standards
Must be at least 21 years of age
We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class.
Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance: We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with Criminal Histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles’ Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance