A leading supplier of high quality organic ingredients who recognizes employees are one of their greatest assets. To ensure their commitment to providing superior quality products and customer satisfaction a Truck Driver is needed for transporting product within Monterey, San Benito and Santa Cruz Counties.
As a Truck Driver your responsibilities involve the delivery and pick-up of high quality floral products as well as seasonal greenhouse products and reporting, operations, service, safety and maintenance, and other duties as assigned by management.
You will be a full-time employee maintaining a positive attitude that promotes team work and ensures customer satisfaction. As a team member you are willing to work non-traditional hours, including weekends.
• Delivery and pickup involves developing and maintaining an organized and efficient loading and unloading system • Develop and maintain an efficient routing system that is in the most efficient, economical manner possible within the tri-county areas.• Unload merchandise according to customers' requests.• Communicate safe storage and handling procedures if needed.• Reporting involves ensuring signatures are obtained for all product deliveries promptly and accurately for proof of receipt. • Operations include washing vehicle as weather and operating conditions require to maintain a clean vehicle, following the regular vehicle maintenance schedule provided by your supervisor and reporting any needed repairs or special maintenance to your supervisor immediately.• Drive and operate safely obeying all traffic laws. • Provide customer service that will result in greater customer satisfaction.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and /or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.• Must have the ability to work within variable working conditions (heat, humidity, warm, cold, dust, wind, etc.) and have flexibility and understanding of the ever changing "schedule" of farming. • Good working knowledge of the Monterey County, San Benito County, and Santa Cruz County.• Must have a valid driver's class A license and clean driving record.• Experience driving a commercial bobtail truck• Experience driving a forklift• Ability to interact effectively, professionally, and courteously with customers and staff.• Ability to relate to persons of all ages, diverse backgrounds, skills, and abilities.• Bilingual in English and Spanish• A minimum of a High School diploma, or equivalent, is highly desirable.• Usual and Customary Expectations; should expect constant bending, stooping, kneeling, and crouching; and requires full extension of arms, grasping, holding, and pulling in all of these positions.• Should be able to lift and carry approximately 40 pounds.
• Non-traditional hours are required
We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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