Elyxir Distributing is a beverage distribution company in Watsonville that services the Tri-County Area (Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito Counties). Our beverage portfolio includes domestic, imports and craft beers along with non-alcoholic beverages.
We are looking for full-time Delivery Helpers to help with deliveries in an efficient, accurate and safe manner and to provide quality service to Elyxir’s customers.
This is a physically demanding job requiring the unloading, stocking and merchandising of product continuously, repeatedly lifting up to 50+ lbs handling cases and kegs in a safe and efficient manner. Delivery helpers must develop the ability to use a hand truck and pallet jack in a safe and efficient manner. A delivery helper must have the ability to build a good rapport with customers and co-workers.
Schedule: Typically Tuesday – Friday. Candidate must be able to start as early as 4:30am. Start time and end time will vary each day so the candidate must be flexible. 10+ hour shifts, overtime will be required.
- Must have 2+ years driving experience with a valid driver license.
- Must have a clean DMV record. Providing a DMV printout of your record will be required.
- Must be able to pass a drug test and criminal background check.
- Must be able to work overtime.
- Must be able to safely repeatedly lift up to 50+ lbs.
- Reliable, consistent attendance is required.
Standards for Product Handling - Efficient usage of a hand-truck is instrumental to the day’s work of a delivery helper. A delivery helper must have the ability to lift up to 50+ pounds repeatedly over the coarse of a days work. The delivery helper must stock product in its proper shelf location, as well as in the back room for each account at the direction of the delivery driver. Rotation dates must be in correct sequence with the newest date on the bottom and older dates on top. Elyxir expects this to be done in an efficient, accurate and safe manner. The delivery helper must develop the skills required to effectively merchandise retail shelves as well as display building.
Dress Code - Elyxir expects the delivery helper to have a professional appearance, as well as maintain professional conduct while on the delivery route. Full uniform is to be worn at all times, with shirts tucked in, and preferably black shoes. Using non-Elyxir logos on any piece of apparel is unacceptable and any facial hair must be neatly trimmed.
Customer Relations - Delivery Helpers must maintain a good working relationship with customers and provide exceptional customer service.
Teamwork - Teamwork involves the delivery helpers working relationship with other Elyxir employees in all departments. This includes the delivery helpers willingness to put forth an extra effort to help. The actions that affect the performance in this category include; understanding and following procedures, professionally communicating issues to the appropriate department, and unexpected absences.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $14.12 /hour
- lifting, pushing, pulling up to 50 lbs: 1 year (Preferred)
- driving: 2 years (Required)
- valid drivers license (Required)