United Natural Foods Driver - Frederick, MD in Frederick, Maryland
Driver - Frederick, MD
United States of America, Maryland, Frederick
Post Date Dec 30, 2020
Requisition # 127719
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Why choose UNFI?
Steady year-round work
Great hourly pay and benefits with starting pay at $22.25 with $5,000 sign-on bonus
Quality upgraded equipment (2016 automatic trucks and Sirius radio!)
Work-Life balance with 34-hour reset weekly
Professional work environment
The essential functions and basic duties of the CDL Driver are to perform pre and post trip inspection of their vehicle utilizing knowledge of safe and effective loading and handling procedures. As a Delivery Driver, you are also responsible for delivering and unloading products, reviewing paperwork for completeness and accuracy, checking orders for correct number of boxes, correcting addresses and support documentation, completing time cards, entering trip data into on-board computer, and completing paper logs if necessary.
Delivering and unloading products utilizing equipment, including tractor trailer, ramps, lift gates, pallet jacks, load bars, and other devices which assist delivery
Operating vehicle safely within UNFI guidelines minimizing accidents, traffic violations, and complaints from the public
Reporting any accident immediately to the Transportation Manager/Department
Keeping vehicles well maintained, safe, and secure; reporting any defects promptly using DCVR form
Picking up supplies and back hauls from vendors while completing related paperwork
Addressing and resolving customer problems as appropriate
Ensuring customer orders arrive in quality condition and correspond precisely to the initial order
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Valid medical card as prescribed by the Federal Motor Carrier Administration and a valid state specific Commercial Driver’s License (Class A and CDL Drivers require respective licensing)
Ability to pass a written exam and road test
Basic knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) law and mandates and understanding of UNFI’s safety standards
Must be at least 21 years of age
One year of Class A CDL driving experience
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
- Schedule: Full-time