Delivery Driver-CDL at Capitol Building Supply, Inc. in New Castle, Delaware

Posted in Other 16 days ago.

Job Description:


GMS is the leading North American distributor of gypsum wallboard, acoustical ceiling products and other specialty building materials. Founded in 1971, GMS now operates a network of more than 250 distribution centers nationwide. For more information about GMS, visit www.gms.comor any one of our subsidiary company websites.

Summary of Position:

The primary function of a delivery driver is to safely and efficiently operate a commercial motor vehicle in compliance with company policies along with Federal and State regulations and delivers all freight undamaged. Work as a team player to deliver, load/unload materials while providing a world class customer service experience.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Inspect truck/trailer for defects for safe operation

  • Safely load building materials onto flatbed or boom truck and unload products at commercial and residential job sites

  • Deliver materials to assigned area as directed by the customer while prioritizing personal safety and the safety of those around you

  • Maintain records required for compliance with State and Federal regulations

  • Must report all accidents involving driver or company equipment

  • Stamina to lift heavy building materials up to 100+ lbs. for load/unload

  • Excellent customer service skills and professional attitude

Other Competencies:

  • Ability to self-manage, show initiaive and be proactive

  • Communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing to coworkers and customers

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED

  • Must have a valid commercial driver's license (CDL)

  • Minimum Class B License, Class A strongly preferred

  • Must have a clear three (3) year Motor Vehicle Report (MVR)

  • Must have overall knowledge of Department of Transportation regulations

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to remain in stationary position while driving commercial vehicle 40%

  • Must be able to lift heavy building materials up to 80 lbs. for load/unload

  • Constantly, moving from unloading materials from commercial motor vehicle onto job site

  • Constantly, operates commercial motor vehicle and/or boom vehicle

  • Constantly, positions self to unload materials from flatbed or boom

  • Must be able to judge distance while delivering materials and/or operating boom

  • Frequently moves materials weighing up to 80lbs while unloading flatbed

  • Must be able to communicate with management and coworkers and be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.

  • Constantly working in outside environment while making deliveries

Mental Demands:

  • Must be able to prioritize job sites and deadlines

  • Must be able to manage stress depending on customer's deadline

  • Must be able to multitask

  • Must be able to receive information and directions

  • Must be able to quickly communicate solutions if problems occur

  • Must be able to demonstrate a high degree of sound judgement

Company Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance

  • 401k

  • Paid holidays & vacation days

This job description is subject to change at any time.

Launch your career with a national building materials distributor and discover opportunities for growth and advancement. Our people have the independence and authority to make a difference. We invest in relationships, and every person is important. Our highest priority is serving others. We passionately pursue a safe work environment along with a relentless focus on operational excellence. We believe you can never go wrong doing the right thing.



EducationHigh School (preferred)
Licenses & CertificationsCDL Driver (required)
  • Boom or Crane Experience (preferred)
  • DOT Regulations (required)
  • Lift 50lbs-100lbs (required)