Amazon Delivery Driver - Morning/Afternoon/Evening Shifts

Blue Nova Logistics - Garland, TX

Full-time$16 - $18 an hour
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Full-Time Delivery Driver from $16/hour to $18/hour

Blue Nova Logisticspartners with Amazon to deliver Amazon Prime packages in the greater Dallas Area. We are currently seeking self-motivated, hard-working individuals to join the delivery teams at our Garland location near Jupiter Rd and Miller Rd for the afternoon/evening shift. Previous delivery experience is not required - we will teach you everything you need to know. However, you will need to be comfortable driving a 20’ Amazon Prime van - we will teach you that as well.

This is a position that requires individuals to work independently and to be self-motivated. Full-time drivers typically work 4-5 days per week, 8-10 hours each shift, and week-end hours are absolutely required. We will try our best to rotate all drivers through so that some weekends are free. We provide at least one week of paid training at our delivery station site and on the road with veteran drivers. This job is physically demanding - you don't have to be muscle-bound, but endurance is key - both physically and mentally. All new drivers are slowly ramped-up over 3 weeks to give your body plenty of time to adjust. You will be using muscles you never knew existed. But after three months you will be in the best shape of your life!

Our motto is Excellence, Grace, and Growth – in that order. Provide excellent customer service, be gracious to each other, and look for opportunities to grow both as individuals and as a company. Performers with great attitudes will find they are quickly advanced and rewarded.

Being a team player is an absolute must. While you will spend the majority of your day alone in a van making deliveries, we work as a team and constantly support each other throughout the day. There is always someone available at the push of a button to back you up while you are on the road. Each driver belongs to a team of 9 other drivers (i.e. one team is comprised of 10 drivers), with a team lead ensuring that all drivers receive as much support from dispatch and management as is needed. Your team will work together to provide days off for each other, cover sicknesses or emergencies, and generally just take great care of each other. There are no individual heroes - teams fail or succeed together.

If you possess a strong work ethic, want to make great pay, and have a desire to grow personally and to help others grow as well, we want you! If we select your application for an interview, we will first call you on the phone, followed by an in-person conversation.

Details

  • Shift Hours - 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM, 5 days/week
  • Starting Pay - $16 per hour (up to $18/hour with performance bonuses)
  • Benefits – You will be eligible to sign up for full benefits (health, dental and vision) after the first 30 days. As this is a new company, it may take up to 90 days for health benefits to start for the first group of employees.
  • Overtime - Time and a half after 40 hours per week.
  • Paid every two weeks
  • 2 weeks paid time off plus 4 holidays each year
  • Potential bonuses each pay period based on performance
  • Drive an Amazon-branded van while wearing an Amazon-branded uniform (provided for free)

Requirements

  • Be at least 21 years of age
  • Have a valid Texas driver's license
  • Have a clean driving record with no accidents or moving violations in the last year
  • Be able to pass a criminal background check - no felonies or misdemeanors
  • Pass a drug test
  • The ability to work/drive inside and outside in any and all weather conditions
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 60 pounds
  • Must be as flexible as the Texas weather
  • Must be available to work extra hours during peak season (especially between Thanksgiving and Christmas) - any hours over 40 hours per week is paid at time and half

Job Responsibilities

  • Load all packages into your van by yourself in under 30 minutes at the start of each shift
  • Safely drive, navigate and scan packages using a GPS phone (provided by the company) in all areas of Dallas, including highways
  • Maintain vehicle cleanliness throughout your shift
  • Possess strong customer service skills (we deliver packages with a smile)
  • Enter and exit the vehicle at a minimum 40 times per day, up to 180 times/day
  • Carry multiple packages up stairs and to various levels of apartment and office buildings
  • Deliver packages in all weather conditions (in extreme weather we will suspend deliveries)
  • Pace yourself throughout the day, communicate with supervisors, and complete routes consistently in approximately 8 hours.

* This position works for Blue Nova Logistics, not Amazon. Amazon has contracted with Blue Nova to deliver Amazon Prime-branded packages using Amazon Prime branded vans out of Amazon's Garland delivery station.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $16.00 to $18.00 /hour

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

License:

  • Drivers License (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)

Shifts:

  • Mid-Day (Required)
  • Evening (Required)

Delivery Location Type:

  • Residential
  • Commercial

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly or Twice monthly
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