Delivery Driver

Nicholas and Company - Glendale, AZ3.0

Full-time
NIGHT DELIVERY DRIVER – PHOENIX

With over 75 years in the food distribution service, Nicholas & Company delivers exceptional products and services throughout the Intermountain West. From our humble beginnings in 1939 to our current third-generation leadership and state-of-the art food distribution facilities, Nicholas & Company has delivered the highest quality products and services to our valued customers.

JOB DESCRIPTION
We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and professional individual to build their career with our Transportation Department as a Night Delivery Driver. In addition to joining a company that has been awarded “Best Companies to Work For”, we offer excellent training, development and an outstanding benefits package. This is a dynamic role where you will be a key part of our Transportation Team with objectives including:

Delivery Driver is responsible for the safe and timely delivery and unloading of products to customers within an assigned route.
Strict adherence to DOT Regulations and Nicholas and Company Safety Policy as well as being able to demonstrate excellent customer service.
RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform pre-trip and post-trip in accordance with DOT regulations and Company procedures
Obey all traffic rules and immediately report accidents or damage; report repair issues immediately
Operate a tractor trailer in traffic and in variable weather conditions
Safely operate and deliver product within assigned route schedule using hand cart or by hand
Transport product on ramps, stairs and/or docks
Place product in designated customer delivery area
Meet or exceed productivity levels as set by the Company
Immediately notify supervisor for any delivery variance
Demonstrate strong customer relations and problem solving skills; report customer issues immediately
Able to stack and unstack pallets and product by lifting, bending and twisting
Maintain sanitary conditions and meet standard hygiene requirements
Check invoices for credit terms at each stop and collect funds when needed
Collect, sign, and correctly code all invoices
Turn in reconciliation sheet along with collected funds and invoices to Driver Check-In on a daily basis
Operate PeopleNet computer to rack stops and location
Participate in formalized training and successfully pass evaluations
SKILLS REQUIRED

Must be 21 years of age
Possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License with clean MVR (no more than one ticket)
Meet all DOT requirements and possess current medical card
One year commercial driving experience
Able to push, pull, lift up to 100 pounds of product
Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to safety regulations
Must be able to demonstrate basic math skills
Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
Must be able to lift 20-100 lbs. repetitively
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Be organized and able to meet deadlines
Possess two years of food or beverage delivery experience
Able to provide superior service to customers
WHAT WE OFFER

Competitive compensation package starting at $21 per hour during training and route pay once training is complete in addition to a generous Health benefits (Medical, dental and vision)
401K profit-sharing plan
Driven work environment that recognizes, respects and appreciates results
Must be able to perform essential duties and responsibilities efficiently, accurately and safely with or without accommodation. Must comply with all company policies and procedures, as well as, state, federal and safety regulations

EOE/AA/M/F/VET/DISABILITY

Drug Free Workplace

Please apply online at:
http://www.nicholasandco.com/contact/food-distribution-jobs/