Delivery Driver

Location: Batavia, IL

Department: Shipping and Receiving

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Expertly drives Class C truck or company van to deliver or pick up materials or packages from specified destinations.

 RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Verifies load against shipping papers.
  • Sets priorities relating to deliveries or pick ups.
  • Loads materials or packages into truck or van in appropriate delivery order.
  • Assists shipping and receiving department in preparing shipments for delivery.
  • Completes necessary job related paperwork to include shipping documents, tags, etc.
  • Maintains truck log according to state and federal regulations.
  • Maintains contact with supervisor to receive necessary delivery instructions.
  • Loads and unloads truck to and from facility.
  • Drives truck or van in accordance to Illinois' rules of the road motor vehicle regulations and guidelines to and from specified destination.
  • Daily inspects truck or van equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil, and water.
  • Performs emergency roadside repairs such as changing tires, installing light bulbs, fuses and spark plugs.
  • Reports all motor vehicle accidents, injuries or citation violations to the company immediately upon occurrence.
  • Observes  and listens to the operation of the truck or van to identify and detect operating malfunction.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • 2-3 years minimum previous truck driver or delivery work experience.
  • Class C license required.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Excellent driver's motor vehicle record.
  • Ability to recognize and interpret documents that relate to job duties, as well as safety rules, signs and procedures.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills to effectively interact with all levels within the company, as well as customers on pick ups or deliveries.
  • Perform basic math calculations.
  • Ability to comprehend and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to successfully follow the rules of the road in a safe and non reckless manner.

PHYSICAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Regularly required to sit, stand, walk the duration of 8-10 hour shift dailyFrequently required to reach, climb, bend or balance
  • Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Regularly required to move skids or other items that weigh over 50 lbs. with the assistance of the pallet truck.
  • Specific vision abilities as required in obtaining a Class C license.

Excellent Benefits:  Medical (BC/BS with HSA), dental, vision, life insurance, AD & D, short-term disability, long-term disability, FSA, Tuition reimbursement, 401(k) with Match and much more.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision in which 20/20 vision or corrected vision to 20/20 vision is required.

Pre-employment:  Background check, drug screen and mini physical.

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