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Delivery Driver - Juneau Alaska

at Services Group of America

Posted: 5/1/2019
Job Reference #: 6215
Categories: Drivers

Job Description

  • Job ID
    2019-6215
    Job Location
    US-AK-Juneau
    Working Hours
    Must be willing to work any shift, any day
  • Overview

    We are looking for a local delivery driver (truck driver) to join our expanding team at our Juneau facility.

    Food Services will work with the hired applicant in obtaining their Class B driving certificate.

    This position includes a $5,000.00 hiring bonus with the payout beginning once the person has at least a Class B-CDL.

    Join Our Team!

    Responsibilities

    • Accurately, safely, and efficiently deliver merchandise using hand-trucks, ramps and/or lift gates to customers on a predetermined delivery route. May include delivering products up and down stairs and in all types of weather.
    • Operate all working equipment safely and efficiently, including but not limited to hand truck, pallet jack, scanner and printer.
    • Provide the highest level of service and product integrity for every customer by safe and timely delivery of customer orders.
    • Deliver and stack merchandise on customer premises.
    • Accurately record delivery by verifying delivery of items with customers and obtaining proper signatures at the time of delivery.
    • Practice Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) guidelines to reduce risks for crashes, injuries and fatalities.
    • Utilize onboard computer to appropriately record mileage, hours of service and maintain driver log to adhere to state and federal Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines.
    • Complete comprehensive pre-trip, en-route, and post-trip inspections and DVIRs.
    • Maintain legal weight limits and distributions.
    • Practice defensive driving skills and proper body mechanics to ensure safe driving and delivering practices.

    Qualifications

    Overall

    • Clean driving record with Class B license preferred.
    • Minimum of one year ramp experience within the past 5 years
    • The ability to lift 100 lbs. several times a day.
    • Familiar with surrounding area and be able to read a map/guide.
    • Excellent driving skills and knowledge of traffic laws.
    • Requires knowledge of vehicle maintenance and operation.
    • Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations
    • Must be hard working and self-motivated.
    • Must pass all pre-employment screenings.

    Physical

    • Frequent stand/walk during delivery activities.
    • Frequent sitting throughout work shift.
    • Frequent lifting and carrying of up to 50 lbs., occasionally up to 65 lbs., rarely up to 100 lbs., 3-4 feet from pallet to hand truck to off load area.
    • Frequent push/pulling frequently up to 175 lbs., and occasionally up to 200 lbs. using both hands/arms, to transport loaded hand truck up/down curbs and stairs.
    • Frequent steering and maneuvering gear controls and clutch to safely drive vehicle.
    • In truck cab, trailer, or customer location 80% of the time, exposure to outdoors during delivery 20% of the time.
    • Hazards include: moving vehicles, equipment, slippery surfaces, noise, exhaust fumes and exposure to various weather conditions during delivery activities.

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