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Route Driver - 5599

Absolute Opportunities
Portland, Maine, United States
November 07, 2019


Route Driver - 5599

Relocation Available: No

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.


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.

5. Salary expectations.