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.com or any one of our subsidiary company websites.
Summary of Position:
The primary functions of a delivery helper are to load, locate job sites, backing, preparing and restoring the job site, and preparing the truck for the following day and maintaining the truck and equipment.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Compliance of company, state and federal guidelines particularly as it relates to OSHA and DOT for the safety of all personnel
Perform pre-trip inspections of equipment, paperwork and loaded product to ensure accuracy of order
Safely unload product and deliver to assigned area as directed by the customer
Secures mud, equipment, metal, and pallet on truck
Navigates routes to the job site
Ability to self-manage, show initiative and be proactive
Communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing to coworkers and customers
Ability to read, write and communicate information accurately
Stamina to lift at least 75 lbs. in order to carry materials, such as drywall materials joint compound
Must be able to remain standing 90%
Constantly, moving from unloading materials from commercial motor vehicle onto job site
Constantly, positions self to unload and load materials from flatbed or boom Frequently moves materials weighing up to 100lbs while unloading and loading flatbed
Must be able to communicate with management and coworkers and be able to exchange accurate information in these situations.
Constantly working in outside and environment while making deliveries
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
Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance
Paid holidays & vacation days
This job description is subject to change at any time.
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