Hy-Vee Food Stores Truck Driver - Chariton DC - Full Time in Chariton, Iowa
Chariton Distribution Center
Job Title: Truck Driver
We have openings for truck driving positions at the Chariton Distribution Center. This job has opportunities for both A.M. and P.M. with some overnights required.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF JOB DUTIES:
Responsible for operating company vehicles and equipment in a safe and professional manner to ensure prompt delivery of products to customers. The driver is required to unload and load trailers as dictated by the customer and complete the appropriate paperwork associated with driving duties.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to):
Must be able to maintain physical requirements of the job as dictated by federal driving guidelines. And must be able to pass warehouse simulation test.
Operates semi-tractor and trailer in safe and professional manner to scheduled destinations. Meets scheduled delivery times.
Performs all customer service duties at customer locations including unloading, delivering special orders; delivering pharmaceutical orders; returning of authorized merchandise to the distribution center and other duties deemed necessary by supervisory personnel.
Required to fuel and hook equipment; conduct pre and post-trip inspections; monitor equipment functions and report defects to truck shop personnel.
Responsible for all paperwork including but not limited to: load information sheet; pharmacy check-in; pre and post-trip inspection sheets.
Assumes all driver responsibilities as specified in Federal Motor Carrier Safety Handbook Rules and Regulations.
Reports to work as scheduled and on time.
SECONDARY RESPONSIBILITIES (include but are not limited to):
- Cleaning of equipment; minor repairs (lights etc.) and other duties needed for safe operations of equipment.
EQUIPMENT USED TO PERFORM JOB:
Tractor, trailer, straight truck, electric log book, 2-wheeler, track for unloading, carts, load locks, powered pallet jacks and hand pumping jacks, dock plates, reefer unit, fueling equipment, hooking equipment, phone.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED TO PERFORM JOB:
High school or equivalent degree. Accredited truck-driving school graduate or one year’s experience over the road driving.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM JOB:
Must be 21 years of age, have a valid commercial driver’s license, class A, a good driving record, and a DOT medical card. One year of experience required.