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Posted June 10th

Route Driver Class A - $1500 Hiring Incentive

Jacksonville, Florida


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Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

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Distributor

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Posted June 10th

Route Driver Class A - $1500 Hiring Incentive

Jacksonville, Florida

What You Need To Know

Overview

The Distribution Driver Class A is responsible for delivering products to clients; inspect the general condition of the vehicle; prepare, load, unload, operate, and clean the vehicle. Review standing orders, develop sales, process payments, and maintain records.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Deliver statewide products to bars, restaurants, hotels, etc
  • Perform daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections on the vehicle
  • Receive payment for goods delivered
  • Sort merchandise by the invoice for delivery
  • Adhere to the safe and courteous operation of the delivery vehicle at all times
  • Check-in money and returned goods daily with Driver Check-in & Accounting Cashier
  • Complete all required paperwork daily, including Department of Transportation logbook and driver vehicle inspection report (DVIR)
  • Report to work in adherence to company uniform standards (e.g., neat, clean, and properly attired)
  • Adhere to all safety regulations, and perform all duties in a safe manner
  • Plan trip logistics and obtain necessary documents to transport goods
  • Load and unloaded cargo make sure safety equipment is being utilized
  • Ensure cargo is secured properly compliant with safety requirements
  • Report any incidents to the dispatcher
  • Follow/adhere to all traffic laws
  • Maintain vehicle, product, and equipment tidy and in good working order
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Additional Primary Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • 1 year of experience
  • 21 years or older
  • Must be Department of Transportation (DOT) certified
  • Commercial Driver s License required

Physical Demands

  • Physical demands include frequently sitting and operating a motor vehicle
  • Physical demands include a considerable amount of time walking, bending, reaching, standing, squatting, and stooping
  • Additional hours may be required during October, November, and December and other peak periods
  • Must be able to regularly sit and operate machinery such as a forklift
  • May require working at heights of 8 feet or greater
  • Must be able to frequently lift/lower, push, carry, or pull 56lbs
Location
Jacksonville, Florida