Driver - Local Delivery

Middlebury, IN 46540, USA Req #615
Wednesday, July 28, 2021

Job purpose
 

This position is responsible for delivering all outgoing shipments. You are expected to work as part of a team and keep make all deliveries in a safe and timely manner. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned or reassigned at any time.
 

Duties and responsibilities

  • Transport finished goods and raw materials over land to and from manufacturing plants or retail and distribution centers
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
  • Document and log work/rest periods and miles spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
  • Input “macros” into our automated system for each stage of the loading and unloading process
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
  • Collect and verify delivery instructions
  • Report defects, accidents or violations
  • Complete all paperwork accurately and turn in on time
  • Communicate effectively with Customer Service
  • Assist with loading and unlaoding trucks to speed up down time

Qualifications
 

Qualifications include:
 

  • Proven work experience as a truck driver
  • Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, AVL units, CB etc)
  • Ability to regularly drive for extended periods of time
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
  • No recent moving or driving violations
  • Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
  • Valid CDL driver’s license
  • Must be a licensed forklift truck operator

Working conditions
 

This job is in a typical manufacturing environment, to include:

  • Ovens, torches, and rotating tools
  • Forklifts and other moving machinery
  • Loud work environment
  • Etc.

Physical requirements
 

  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:
  • The employee is occasionally required to sit; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
  • The employee will be sitting the majority of the time as this position requires a continuous route to deliver shipment.

Other details

  • Job Function Manufacturing
  • Pay Type Hourly
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  • Middlebury, IN 46540, USA