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Route Driver-3466

Absolute Opportunities
Vancouver, Washington, United States
July 23, 2017

Job Ref.: 3466

Job Title: Route Driver

Role: Buyer, Supply Chain, Purchasing

Relocation Available: No

Industry: Transportation

Location: Van Couver,WA and Tampa Florida

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

**Competitive Pay**Local Driving**

The Route Delivery Driver loads and delivers products to customers on a scheduled route or emergency basis. The Route Delivery Driver provides positive customer interactions and works to resolve customer issues. The Route Delivery Driver drives a Commercial Truck loaded with compressed and liquid cylinders and hard goods. In addition, the driver assists with miscellaneous Branch duties.


* Safely Load and unload vehicle with specified products/cylinders for delivery

* Inventory truck in and out each day

* Safely deliver products ordered by customers in a timely manner

* Collect payment from COD or POA delivery accounts

* Maintain records and logs related to deliveries and vehicle maintenance

* Obtain appropriate signatures to verify receipt of items delivered

* Follow all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations

* Maintain all DOT physicals & drug screens required to maintain CDL

* Operate assigned vehicle safely and efficiently

* Perform pre-safety checks and inspections of assigned vehicle

* Preform routine maintenance & servicing of vehicle

* Report major repairs, service needs, incidents or accidents to proper authorities

* Perform as back-up for other route drivers

* Assist warehouse in the fill, valve, painting and repair of equipment


* High school diploma (or equivalent)

* Strong verbal communication skills

* Ability to lift up to 75 pounds required

* CDL B with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements

* Clean Motor Vehicle Record/driving record

* Knowledge of safe driving practices and traffic laws

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. High school diploma (or equivalent).

2. Strong verbal communication skills.

3. CDL B with Hazmat and Tanker endorsements.

4. Clean Motor Vehicle Record/driving record.

5. Ability to lift up to 75 pounds require.

6. Background in delivery driving preferred (i.e. laundry, garbage, food, beverages, uniforms, shredding, etc.).

7. Washington or Florida? (There is no relocation for this position-so you need to live by this position)