Class B Driver (Night shift)

Off the Grid - San Francisco, CA (30+ days ago)3.8


About Us:

Off the Grid began in 2010 with the idea that grouping food vendors together could create an experience that would allow neighbors, friends, and families to connect. Since then, Off the Grid has evolved into a placemaking platform for empowering people and businesses to transform space into authentic experiences.

Off the Grid sets the stage for discovery, offering public markets in 15 Bay Area locations with over 60 events routinely serving more than 100,000 people each week, as well as turn-key event production, catering, and scaleable employee dining experiences.

Position Summary:

Off the Grid’s Class B Driver is responsible for transporting and loading/unloading Cubert, our mobile pop up venue, to and from our public Market events and our warehouse. This position is a crucial part of the Production team to ensure accuracy of load and reports directly into the Production Manager.

The ideal candidate is an energetic, self starter who can work under minimal supervision. You have 3 years of commercial truck driving experience, including experience operating 26’ straight or box trucks and a clean driving record. You hold a valid and active Class B CDL or higher with Airbrake endorsement, and if you don’t currently hold an active forklift certification, you have used forklifts in the past to transport goods.

You’re also excited to be an integral part of a growing events company, and you thrive in indoor/outdoor, unconventional work spaces. If this sounds like a good fit, come drive with us! This non-exempt position is based out of our Potrero Hill warehouse in San Francisco. A flexible schedule is required, including nights and weekends, to support Market events.

Key Responsibilities:

This position will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Pre-inspect trucks (Flat bed and box trucks), load with materials and verify load for accuracy
  • Plan routes and meet delivery/pick up schedules
  • Drive vehicles safely to and from warehouse and Market events
  • Maneuver trucks into loading and or unloading positions
  • Use material handling equipment (forklifts) in a safe manner to unload/load Cubert and other materials at event site
  • Monitor equipment condition and maintain equipment logs
  • Report equipment defects, accidents or violations
  • Perform other duties and tasks as assigned

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Years of Related Professional Experience: 3 Years experience preferred.

Required Licenses/Certification:

  • Valid and active California CDL B or higher is required
  • Active Medical Examiner’s Card
  • A class B CDL with Airbrake endorsement required
  • Current and active forklift certification is a plus

Skills:

  • Commercial truck driving experience is required
  • Experience operating 26’ straight or box trucks is preferred
  • Experience utilizing forklifts to transport goods is prefered
  • Self-starter who can work under minimal supervision

Other:

  • Clean driving record for a 3 minimum years with no major violations
  • USDOT regulated drug/alcohol screening: pre-employment, randomized, and post-accident
  • All drivers are subject to USDOT regulations and requirements for commercial drivers such as random and post-accident drug/alcohol testing, are to maintain an active Class B (and any endorsements) driver license and active medical card, and any other DMV requirements
  • Minimal log / weight violation on PSP report are preferred

Schedule Requirements:

  • Set up and tear down shifts are dependent on the Market and will typically occur between 12AM - 8AM, 8PM-4AM, and 4AM-12PM on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday.
  • Availability for some on-call work on Tues or Wed is preferable on a rotating basis.
  • Nights, weekends, overnights, and holidays are required.

Work Environment: This job frequently occurs outside and is subject to outside environmental conditions.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the job duties, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to climb; balance; stoop, crouch; sit; stand; walk; substantial movements (motions) of the wrists, hands, and/or fingers; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach, push, pull with hands and arms. Close visual acuity to view and follow written instructions.

In addition this position frequently moves/lifts equipment up to 20 pounds throughout the day and occasionally up to 50 pounds.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Hourly Rate: $27++ / Hour, DOE

Benefits & Perks:

  • When you work a Market, you get to eat free from one of our food truck vendors!
  • Exclusive vendor tastings!
  • Currently, all employees are allocated a budget of $50 a month for wellness!
  • Relax with a massage!
  • For full-time employees, we offer benefits (medical, dental, and vision plans), 401k, PTO, floating holidays, work anniversary, and holiday pay

Off the Grid Diversity Statement:

OtG Group is committed to creating an inclusive environment that welcomes and values differences among our associates, customers, vendors, and the communities in which we live and conduct business. Our continued success and growth is enhanced through initiatives that promote diversity throughout the company and our communities. Off the Grid is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

Indeed Hire and Off the Grid are working together to find the best candidate for this job.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • commercial truck driving: 1 year (Required)

Location:

  • San Francisco, CA (Preferred)

License:

  • Forklift License (Preferred)
  • California Class B DL (or higher)w/Airbrake endorsement (Required)

Shifts:

  • Morning (Preferred)
  • Graveyard (Preferred)
  • Mid-Day (Preferred)
  • Evening (Preferred)