Job Description: The Driver is expected to work as a valued member of warehouse operations. This position works under general supervision and is responsible for the pickup and delivery of various food and other products. Duties will include operation of company owned and leased trucks for the delivery and pickup of food and other products, provide outstanding customer service during delivery and pickup operations, maintain all required certifications required by DOT and OSHA and Arkansas Foodbank’s safety programs.
This position requires prolonged sitting and driving. Incumbent must be able to lift 65 lbs repeatedly.
Qualifications: Graduation from high school or GED equivalent, one (1) year relevant experience, or any equivalent combination of education and experience that demonstrates the ability to do the job. Must possess a valid Commercial Driver’s License, Class B required, Class A preferred. Must have clean driving record. Other job related education and/or experience may be substituted for all or part of these basic requirements.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics: (1) Ability to communicate effectively, oral and written format. (2) Ability to work independently or with little supervision. (3) Ability to lift approximately 65 pounds repeatedly. (4) Ability to work in severe weather conditions – both heat and cold. (5) Current, valid Arkansas driver’s license and proof of insurance.
Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, hand controls; and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; and stoop. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment: The noise level in the work environment is moderate to severe. While performing duties of this job, the employee regularly is exposed to wet or humid conditions; extreme cold or heat; and general outside weather conditions.
Closing Date: This position will remain open until filled.