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Full-time, Part-time
Fountain Valley, CA 92728
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POSITION PURPOSE:

Operates a tractor-trailer combination to deliver grocery products to Albertson's/Vons stores on both local and long-distance routes. When performing yard duty, must position trailers at the appropriate dock for loading product. Also, must pick up product from vendors for return to warehouse.

Benefits:

  • Starting Pay: $25.94
  • Top Pay: $30.52 
  • 98% Local Routes
  • Yearly Pay Increases
  • Part Time Employee Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Pension, 401K and Vacation
  • Training & Development
  • Union Facility

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Delivers grocery products to retail units on both local and long-distance routes by operating a tractor-trailer combination. Must accurately count and secure back haul loads and possess knowledge of DOT weight distribution regulations and load back hauls in compliance with those regulations.
  • Performs pre-trip inspection on the tractor and trailer which includes checking the tires, the lights, making a visual inspection of the tractor-trailer for visible damage, and opening the hood to check the oil, fluids, and belts.
  • With the assistance of store personnel, lifts the dock plate into place to unload the truck. On occasion may restack a pallet load that has fallen over during transport or may unstack top cases to allow the pallet to exit the truck.
  • Completes federally regulated documents associated with operating a tractor-trailer.
  • Follow company procedures. Ensure a safe work environment.
  • Responsible for performing all job duties with honesty and integrity.

SKILLS, PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS AND WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Must possess the appropriate licenses as defined by the Department of Transportation rules and regulations, as well as meeting all the other criteria defined by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety regulations. Must have a minimum of 3 years of driving experience with at least 2 years of mountain driving experience (depending on Distribution Center location) and at least 2 years of city driving experience.
  • Manual dexterity, overall coordination and good balance are required. Ability to stand, walk and move on concrete floors while unloading products at each stop. Ability to sit for the maximum amount during long distance routes (up to 10 hours). Ability to lift a minimum amount of 10 pounds up to the maximum of 100 pounds for reloading pallets, connecting the dock plate, removing empty pallets, and pushing pallets with a manual jack. Ability to push and pull a full pallet up to 500 pounds up to 150 -200 feet. Ability to pull tractor hoods open to check engine. Ability to climb into the tractor with the aid of steps at heights of 21, 39 and 55 inches.
  • Ability to endure such physical demands as walking across sloped surfaces, neck flexion/extension, cervical rotation, driving a vehicle, wrist rotation and removing pallets from the trailer.
  • Ability to use such equipment as a hand operated and electric pallet jack.
  • Ability to withstand sudden temperature changes, fumes, cramped quarters, and vibration. Ability to be inside the facility or tractor 90% of the shift and outside 10% of the shift.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of work performed by employees assigned to this job function. All employees must comply with Company and Distribution Center policies, contractual agreements, if any, and applicable laws. The responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified may vary within each facility subject to local application.

Diversity is fundamental at Albertsons Safeway. We foster an inclusive working environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee is both recognized and valued. We believe that building successful relationships with our customers and our communities is only possible through the diversity of our people. And a diverse workforce leads to better teamwork and creative thinking, as well as mutual understanding and respect.

The Albertsons Safeway policy is to provide employment, training, compensation, promotion, and other conditions of employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

Requirements: 3 years and/or 100k miles with no accidents or speeding tickets.

Posting ID: 657284935 Posted: 2021-09-11 Job Title: Class A Cdl Truck Driver