Delivery Driver

Standard Beverage Corporation - Kansas

On-Premise Route Delivery Driver – Kansas City Metro

Company Description

This is an exciting opportunity with an expanding company in Kansas. Standard Beverage is a family-owned spirits, wine, and beer distributor with major offices in Wichita, Lawrence, and Lenexa, Kansas. We employ more than 400 dedicated people and provide the most diverse portfolio of the industry’s top brands. Standard Beverage has been delivering world class service to customers throughout the state of Kansas since 1949 and has since become the largest Kansas-owned alcohol distributor. Our mission is very simple: to provide the best possible service to both our customers and supplier partners, while also providing an excellent working environment for our team members. We’re a modern, dynamic, progressive beverage company, yet grounded with old-fashioned values including working hard, loyalty, and a genuine commitment to excellence.

Role Description

Standard Beverage is looking for a dependable, results-driven and customer-focused route delivery driver to deliver product to bars and restaurants in the Kansas City metro and surrounding areas. Our drivers are home nightly and enjoy 3-day weekends. Class A or B CDL is required for this position. Work schedule is Tuesday through Friday and may vary slightly based on certain holidays. Starting pay of $19-$20 per hour with additional performance and safety-based bonus programs.

Key Responsibilities

Drives a 28’ PUP trailer or box truck over established delivery route.
Pads, stacks and secures items in position on truck to prevent damage during shipment.
Loads and unloads vehicles by hand or by use of hand truck or dolly.
Rotates stock, lifts and stacks products inside customer premises.
Provides excellent customer service on a daily basis.
Collects proper payment (cash or check) for invoice at time of delivery.
Records damages, changes and discrepancies on invoices at time of delivery.
Meets or exceeds all productivity standards.
Interacts with members of the sales and merchandising teams.
Drives in a safe and lawful manner.
Maintains an acceptable driving record.


Valid Class A or B Commercial Driver’s License
Acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)
Must be 21 years of age or older at the time of employment in order to sell alcohol in the state of Kansas.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide two and three-digit numbers. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk/ use hands and fingers, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 40 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move more than 120 pounds. Using a hand truck, the employee must regularly push, pull, and maneuver 180 to 250 pounds up and down inclines and uneven surfaces. Occasionally the navigation of stairs is required with a loaded hand truck.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works in outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally loud.

Personal Characteristics

Professional attitude and mindset.
Must be dependable and able to report for all assigned shifts.
Adaptability to change and able to manage competing demands. Demonstrate a sense of urgency and reliability.
Self-confidence and a professional demeanor.
Must be a self-starter with a strong work ethic who takes the initiative to get things done.
Must be organized, self-motivated, and adaptable.
Positive attitude towards daily work, team members, and customers.
Ability to identify and resolve problems in a timely manner.


Candidate will receive a market-competitive cash compensation package with additional performance and safety bonuses. Comprehensive benefits (medical, dental, 401k, etc.) and tuition reimbursement program are also provided. Standard Beverage offers this full benefits package in addition to a fun, interactive working environment.

Standard Beverage Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. Employment is decided based on qualifications, merit and business need.