compensation: $17 per hour DOE employment type: full-time
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We are always looking for great people like you. At John's Gourmet Foodservice your knowledge and experiences will contribute to the growth of a successful organization. Join a team that is encouraged to thrive. We are currently seeking a Truck Driver to join our dynamic growing team! We provide an exciting working environment and competitive compensation / benefit packages commensurate with your experience. John's Gourmet Foodservice, a premier wholesaler of high quality produce and dry goods distributor serving the restaurant industry, is seeking to expand its transportation team currently there are openings available to for all shifts.
Supports and serves our supply chain logistics department in a safe and timely manner.
Truck Driver Job Duties:
• Transporting finished goods and raw materials over land to and from retail and distribution centers
• Inspecting vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and perform preventative maintenance
• Planning routes and meeting delivery schedules
• Document and log work/rest periods and kilometers spent driving and retain fuel/toll receipts
• Input "macros" into our automated system for each stage of the loading and unloading process
• 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
Hands on experience with electronic equipment and software (GPS, AVL units, CB etc)
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)
Willing to submit to background/drug checks and provide employment recommendations
Valid driving license
Conveniently located in Hunters Point Long Island City Queens near the 7 train!
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