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Posted May 16th

Route Driver Class A - $1500 Hiring Incentive

Lakeland, Florida


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Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

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Distributor

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Posted May 16th

Route Driver Class A - $1500 Hiring Incentive

Lakeland, Florida

What You Need To Know

Overview

The Distribution Driver Class A is responsible for delivering products to clients; inspect general condition of vehicle; prepare, load, unload, operate, and clean vehicle including following all safety precautions in accordance with SGWS and Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines. Review standing orders, develop sales, process payments, and maintain records.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Deliver statewide products to bars, restaurants, hotels, or other customer locations
  • Perform daily pre-trip and post-trip inspections on vehicle
  • Receive payment for goods delivered
  • Sort merchandise by invoice for delivery
  • Adhere to safe and courteous operation of 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 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
  • Must be Department of Transportation (DOT) certified
  • Class A Commercial Driver s License required

Physical Demands

  • 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
  • Capable of working flexible hours which could include overnight, early morning, and/or late evening
  • May require lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 56lbs

 

This position is deemed a safety-sensitive position.  As such, any person who is given a conditional offer of employment will be required to pass a
drug test.

Location
Lakeland, Florida