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Posted June 24th

Route Driver Lead A - WPB

West Palm Beach, Florida


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Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits

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Distributor

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Posted June 24th

Route Driver Lead A - WPB

West Palm Beach, Florida

What You Need To Know

Overview

The Distribution Driver Lead is responsible for assisting with the coordination and organization of AM truck dispatch, training, and supporting the driver team to achieve the highest level of success delivering to SGWS customers. This role is also responsible for the accurate delivery of products as invoiced to licensed accounts or between company locations. This role will service customers by ensuring timely deliveries, accurate check-in, and storage of products.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist with training of new delivery drivers; provide guidance in procedures and practices
  • Contribute towards continuous training experience for all delivery drivers
  • Assist with morning driver dispatch (troubleshooting driver/vehicle issues, assisting with reship organization, preparing delivery area).
  • Support delivery team with hitting customer time windows after delays, late departures, etc.
  • Drive equipment in a professional and safe manner at all times
  • Deliver products as invoiced to specified licensed retailers
  • Check-in invoiced orders with customers in a friendly, courteous manner
  • Collect and return all payments as required
  • Account for all invoices of merchandise delivered and returned
  • Complete appropriate paperwork throughout the delivery process
  • Ensure truck check-in procedures are followed daily
  • Ensure truck service and safety issues are reported daily
  • Maintain an accurate DOT logbook, if required
  • Follow DOT regulations at all times
  • Attend monthly safety meetings
  • Attend required safety courses and other classes as needed
  • Report any local, state, or federal moving violations to management immediately
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Additional Primary Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • 1 year of experience
  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Valid CMV / CDL / Class A or B license

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
  • 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, including a marijuana test.

EEO Statement

Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Location
West Palm Beach, Florida