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Route Driver - Class A or B - 3787

Company:
Absolute Opportunities
Location:
Portland, Maine, United States
Posted:
October 12, 2018

Description:

Route Driver - Class A or B - 3787

Role: Sales

Relocation Available: No

Industry: Supply Chain

Location: Maine

Town / City: Portland

Job Type: Permanent full-time

Job description:

Drivers are company's salesmen and interact with customers on a regular basis to ensure they have the products they need. Candidates must have good interpersonal skills, be well spoken, courteous and able to provide outstanding service to our customers.

Shifts begin early AM (4:00am or after) to beat the traffic and are structured for a 4-day work week.

Requirements

High school diploma or GED required

Prior driver/delivery experience is considered a plus, but not a requirement

Class A or B Commercial Driver License

Positive driving record

Ability to start early AM and adapt to customer needs and required schedules

Maintain a current DOT medical card

Develop proficiency with a handheld computer device

Consistently perform thorough pre/post-trip vehicle inspections

Operate in accordance with DOT Regulations

Physical Demands

Safe loading and unloading of product using truck lifts, dollies and two-wheeled hand trucks

Ability to lift 55 pounds

Tolerate cold/damp environment 35 -- 40 F (Rear of truck and customer's coolers)

Work and operate a vehicle in all weather conditions

Must be able to perform the following physical behaviors frequently throughout a shift: Standing walking, climbing up and down, reaching horizontally, reaching above the shoulder, reaching below the waist, grasping firmly, pushing buttons, bending, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling and pushing.

Bottom Line Requirements:

1. High school diploma or GED.

2. Class A or B Commercial Driver License.

3. Good driving record and ability to operate in accordance with DOT Regulations.

4. Prior driver/delivery experience is a plus.

3. Experience with layouts and binding styles.