Truck Driver/Warehouse Operator

Piedmont Candy Company - Lexington, NC (30+ days ago)

General Summary:

This hands-on position oversees the Shipping and Receiving department to ensure timely, accurate and consistent shipping/receiving of finished product and raw materials.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Drive truck daily transferring pallets of finished candy from production plant to distribution center. Approximately a 10 min drive.
  • Operate forklift to load/unload trucks.
  • Responsible to help ensure Piedmont Candy Company maintains the high standards set forth by our food safety certification body as they pertain to Food Safety, Legality, and Quality.
  • Transport small parcel orders from sample area to Building B pick point daily
  • Ship and receive goods per shipping and receiving protocols

Minimum Job Requirements

  • 3+ years of warehouse experience preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Analytical problem solving skills
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to lift up 30 pounds
  • Clean driving record
  • Basic skills with Microsoft Office products
  • Prior forklift experience needed

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $13.00 to $14.00 /hour


  • warehouse: 3 years

Required work authorization:

  • United States

Trucking freight handling:

  • Using pallet jack/forklift

Trucking payment:

  • Hourly