Efficiently deliver produce to customers, process paperwork accurately, follow driver safety rules and provide professional customer service.
Summary Essential Job Functions:
Report to Dispatch to receive daily route sheets schedule
Must wear driver appeal attire at all times. In addition should be well groomed, and wear safety shoes and head covering while in the warehouse.
Verify the contents inside of the Truck with Invoices received from Dispatch
Check all invoices for payment terms; if terms are C.O.D./Cash and the customer does not have money available, call office for instructions.
Credits must be clearly filled out with as much information as possible.
Deliveries are not to be left outdoors. Driver must call Dispatch if customer is not present at time of delivery.
Trucks cabin and box are to be locked while making a delivery.
Route sheets are to be filled out completely and correctly, that includes breaks, delivery times, temperature and any changes in the route.
All invoices must be signed and returned in clean, neat condition.
Call Dispatch for any unauthorized parking. Drivers will be responsible for parking tickets that are not approved by dispatch.
Report delays, accidents or traffic and transportation situation to Dispatch and/or Manager
Products picked up from vendors are to be received by Receiving Dept. only. Driver must wait until Receiving Dept. receives them completely.
Driver's assigned company phones and tablets must be used & answered and carried at all times.
Use truck blocks on tires during every delivery.
Truck curtains must be down at all times.
Follow proper lifting techniques and never place yourself in an unsafe situation.
Report to Dispatch before clocking out to check for any second deliveries.
Must be of 21 and over driving age and possess a valid license issued by the state. Must have a clean driving record and pass a driving record check.
Have a working knowledge of basic produce items.
Understand grading scales and stages of vegetable and fruit maturity (Preferred)
At least (1-2) Years of Produce Experience
At least (3) Year route delivery experience or applicable background driving a truck (Preferred) 26' ft. Bobtail
Knowledge of the geographical area (Preferred)
Able to read and write English and have basic math skills
Good Communication Skills
Bilingual Preferred (English/Spanish)
Able to move, push or pull 75lbs frequently during the work shift
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