Class 1 Local Delivery Driver (Kamloops BC)

Gordon Food Service

1813 Versatile Drive near Kamloops
compensation: $32.76
employment type: full-time
job title: Class 1 Local Delivery Driver
Are you a Class 1 Delivery Service Representative who is physically fit, enjoys delivering excellent customer service, and working with a great team? Do you like being able to come home at the end of your shift and are you ready for a new challenge? If so, Gordon Food Service could be the place for you!

The Delivery Service Rep. will be responsible for covering delivery shifts out of Kamloops.

Schedule: 3 X 12 with 3rd week rotation day | Floater | 4:30 am start time

What We Offer:
1. Starting rate of $32.76, Eligible to go to a top rate of $38.26 per hour after completing 12 months
2. Performance incentives available after 3 months
3. Medical, Dental, Prescription Drug, and EAP Benefits after 30 days of employment
4. FULL flex benefits program
5. Steel toe boot reimbursement
6. Company matching RRSP
7. Profit Sharing
8. 125-year, family-owned and operated company history
9. Pay for performance incentive program after 3 months
10. Local routes --> guaranteed to be home every day!
11. Family culture and advancement opportunities

What We Require:
1. Valid Class 1 driver’s license with a clean commercial driver’s abstract
2. Eligibility for bonding and transportation of dangerous goods (TDG) certification.
3. Strong mechanical aptitude.
4. Professional demeanor under stressful situations.
5. Physically fit and prior experience of repeatedly lifting, stacking, pulling and carrying heavy items (up to 80 lbs)
6. Strong communication and customer service skills with English fluency
7. Previous professional driving experience is preferred
8. Ability to work in a variety of weather, temperature and road conditions
9. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
10. Ability to work independently and in a team environment
11. Must be goal-oriented with a positive, “can do” attitude
12. This position requires punctuality and attention to detail

Responsibilities Include:
1. Responsibilities include correctly offloading products, recording of delivery information, accepting payment for goods when required, and ensuring operational vehicle safety in all aspects.
2. Providing exceptional service to build and maintain quality customer relationships
3. Manually sorting and unloading food products and hand-wheeling them into the customer locations with the use of ramps and occasionally stairs (approx. 600 - 1000 cases/shift)
4. Operating straight trucks or trailers safely and professionally to transport goods and materials over urban, short inter-urban and rural routes
5. Conducting routine pre/post-trip truck inspections and maintaining accurate records of delivery routes, temperature logs, count sheets and incident reporting
6. Performing product delivery verification at the customer location and maintaining customer invoices
7. Following health and safety and safe work procedures
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post id: 7754527596


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