Summary: We’re looking for drivers to pick-up and deliver fresh produce and dairy products. Food Safety, Workplace Safety and customer satisfaction are top priorities. Professional appearance and excellent Customer Service skills are required for this position.
Key Responsibilities: • Conduct Pre and Post trip inspections ensuring the safety and readiness of equipment. • Verify orders and loads match. • Delivers perishable products in timely manner to Customer's specifications. • Rotate product in walk-ins as needed. • Load and unload product by case or pallet, utilize hand truck, forklift or pallet jack as needed. • Constant communication with Transportation and Purchasing departments • Accurately complete all paperwork • Comply with driver logging regulations by using the company's electronic logging program • Deliver "Same-Day" recoveries as needed • Other tasks as assigned
Requirements: • California Driver’s License with 5 years’ experience and a current DMV print-out (less than 2 points on record) • Ability to safely drive Box Trucks or Vans • 4-5 day work week, available on weekends and able to work overtime • Ability to unload trucks by hand and Pallet Jack • Prior Forklift Certification Preferred • Must be able to lift 10-50 lbs frequently • Ability to work in cold environment • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written • Have excellent Customer Service Skills
Working and Environmental Conditions:
This position is primarily in a truck/ tractor. Temperatures range from 36 degrees F (truck box and warehouse) to ambient.
• Sitting: Constant
• Walking: Constant
• Carrying/ Lifting: Constant – up to 50 lbs
• Repetitive use of each hand: Constant
• Pushing/ Pulling: Occasional Benefits: • Blue Shield and Kaiser Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance • Paid Vacation and Sick Leave • 401k • Paid Holidays: New Year's, Independence, Thanksgiving and Christmas Day