Full Job Description
Immediate Openings for Delivery Drivers 20$-22$/hr!
Looking for EXPERIENCED delivery drivers who put safety as a priority, have a service-oriented attitude, are reliable and organized, and possess time-management skills while simultaneously complying with safety rules and policies. If this describes you, we want to speak to you!
Northwest Express, Inc. is the largest Contracted Service Provider for FedEx Ground in Chicago and has been in business since 2007. We started with just one truck and today we have over 140! We were recognized by FedEx Ground as the Entrepreneur of the Year for our region in 2013, 2018 & 2019. Our goal is to provide a timely, friendly, courteous and professional experience to all employees and customers. We invite you to join our team!
1+ year(s) of verifiable driving history in the last 3 years with FedEx, UPS, or other delivery services (preferred, but not required).
Lyft, Uber, Postmates, Pizza delivery or other experience driving a company vehicle of at least 1 year will be considered.
Delivery Driver Qualifications:
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Possess a valid driver's license.
Able to pass a drug screen.
Able to pass a background check and E-Verify.
Able to pass a road test in a delivery truck.
Be comfortable using electronic handheld devices.
Have a clean driving record.
Delivery Driver Requirements:
Safety minded dependable team player
Spend 90% of your shift driving/delivering and 10% of your shift in the warehouse.
Lift up to 75 lbs on a regular basis and maneuver products up to 150 pounds.
Very frequently, you will need to carry items up flights of stairs.
Move packages off racks and load into van for shipment.
Stand, squat, kneel, bend/twist neck and waist - frequently.
Use hands repetitively and power/simple grasp - constantly.
Push, pull and reach above and below shoulder level - constantly.
Be an effective communicator with management and customers alike.
Weekday and weekend flexibility is required.
What We Offer:
Delivery routes are in the best areas of the City of Chicago and suburbs,
Starting pay is 20$/hr with potential to earn up to 22$/hr.
Average work week is 4 shifts, 10-11 hours long, approximately 40-45 hours a week. A typical start time is 7:30 am and the typical end of shift is 6:30 pm but may vary depending on delivery needs and location. Shifts are available 7 days a week.
Full time or Part time
Review every 90 days
Great Benefits after 90 days (Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Vacation, Paid Sick Days)
Generous Vacation benefits - earn a week of vacation for every year of employment, up to 3 weeks total!
Opportunities for Referral Bonuses
Opportunities for Career Advancement and Personal Growth
Opportunities are available in Niles, Carol Stream, Chicago South Loop and Bedford Park.