**APPLICANTS WITH OWN BOX TRUCK PREFERRED**
We are looking for an experienced truck driver to assist in deliveries from stores in the Newark/Middletown area in a safe and timely manner. We mainly conduct deliveries for retail stores (ie Home Depot) and deliver from construction materials, appliances, flooring, power tools, etc. We are looking to expand our business and looking for highly motivated individuals to join our team. We are looking for independent drivers who can be their own boss. Most deliveries are for local areas no more then 60 miles away. A truck will be provided but drivers who own their own truck are also encouraged to apply and are more then welcome to join us!
- Transport goods from retail and distribution centers
- Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
- Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
- Be able to lift and move safely heavy merchandise outdoor and inside of homes.
- Document miles spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
- Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
- Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions
- Collect and verify delivery instructions
- Report defects, accidents or violations
- Proven work experience as a truck driver
- Knowledge in route planning and able to meet delivery windows.
- Hands on experience with delivery equipment (pallet jack, dolly, ratchet straps)
- Ability to drive long hours and travel regularly
- Extensive knowledge of applicable truck driving rules and regulations
- No recent moving or driving violations
- Adaptability and foresight to handle unexpected situations (traffic, weather conditions etc)
- Valid license, no CDL is needed but must be able to obtain a DOT medical card.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $800.00 - $2,000.00 per week
- Flexible schedule
- Mileage reimbursement
- Monday to Friday
- No nights
- Self-determined schedule
- Weekend availability
- Year round work
Drivers are encouraged to wear mask and use hand sanitizers. Most orders area outside delivery with no signature required so no contact would be necessary.
Work Location: On the road