FT Truck Driver

Delhaize America - Butner, NC3.4

Full-time
Job Title: Truck Driver

Job Location:
Responsible for safely delivering grocery and perishable product to company stores as scheduled and for safely transporting backhauls to distribution centers.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Safely operate tractor trailer while maintaining the company’s driving performance standards.
  • Assist in unloading deliveries at stores.
  • Follow proper pre-trip procedures as required by DOT regulation 392.7
  • Maintain and follow all proper delivery and pick up paperwork and procedures.
  • Maintain all D.O.T. paperwork and qualifications.
  • Assuring proper count and condition of load(s) at all backhaul, for hire and relay (compound) locations.
  • Verify proper operating condition of equipment used.
  • Make recommendations for modifications to procedures or processes impacting their work group or distribution center that will maximize efficiency, productivity, and reduce costs.
  • Ensure compliance with Delhaize America standards in the areas of accuracy, safety and productivity.
Requirements Basic Qualification:
  • Must be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must possess a Class A Commercial Driver’s License
  • Must have a minimum of 3 years tractor trailer driving experience. One year of experience can be waived if a graduate of an approved truck driving school and a certificate of completion presented
  • Must not have more than one moving violation against your driving record in the last 3 year rolling period
  • Knowledge of DOT and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations along with Transportation Logistics
  • Knowledge of proper use of equipment.
  • Reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 70 lbs.
Preferred Qualification:
  • Previous tractor trailer driving experience
  • Knowledge of all D.O.T. regulations
Skills/Abilities:
  • Excellent driving skills
  • Possess good communication, verbal and written skills
  • Ability to pass and meet all requirements for the D.O.T. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations handbook and D.O.T. physical and drug screen
Requirements:
  • Knowledge of all DOT regulations
  • Knowledge of proper use of equipment
  • Must have good written and oral communication and be able to speak English
  • Meet all requirements (physical and otherwise) set by the DOT Federal Motor
Carrier Safety Regulations handbook
  • Ability to reach, bend, stoop and lift up to 70 lbs. Commercial driver’s license
  • Must be 21 years of age. Must have a minimum of 3 years tractor trailer driving
experience
  • One year of experience can be waived if a graduate of an approved truck driving
school and a certificate of completion is presented
  • Must not have more than one moving violation against your driving record in the
last 3 year rolling period
  • Must pass drug screens