Menu

Route Delivery Driver

at GA Foods in Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Job Description

For over forty five years, GA Foods has been creating and delivering high quality nutritious and well-balanced meals to seniors, children, military and emergency response. GA Foods sets ourselves apart with flavorful menus tailored to our client’s palettes, a delivery service unmatched by the competition and an One Team attitude.

The GA Foods team is a diverse and energetic group. We are based in beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida, but can be found from California to New Jersey, Texas to Georgia…and even more locations as we have become one of the fastest growing companies in our industry. We thrive on our “One Team” company culture and promote teamwork and leadership within the organization. Looking for a job that will challenge you and motivate you to achieve your highest potential? You have come to the right place.

GA Foods is seeking a Route Delivery Driver for our Little Rock location. If you have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and want to make a difference in peoples’ lives, this is the job for you! This is a remote driving position that requires two overnight stays: one per week in Blytheville, AR and one in Homes, AR.

Route Delivery Driver Essential Functions:

Safe delivery of food items and supplies to customer homes in a timely and accurate manner
Vehicle upkeep and cleanliness
Report any deficiencies or problems to supervisor promptly
Maintain driver scorecard
Check vehicle fluid levels and perform general routine inspection of vehicle to ensure all is in working order
Assist with packing and/or storing of food items, components and/or supplies as required
Maintain communications with Customer Service
Recordkeeping as required
Participate in all required company training
May drive up to 16’ Box truck or smaller commercial vehicle
If delivering to sites, would push/pull medium warmers on wheels up to 320 lbs., larger warmers up to 370 lbs depending on route
Lift, carry and deliver coolers weighing up to 40 lbs depending on route
If delivery to customer homes, would lift and carry generally 1-2 boxes weighing up to 15 lbs each
May have access to confidential information as necessary to perform job functions, and as such, is required to maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.
Other duties as assigned by management
Route Delivery Driver Requirements:

Valid AR Driver’s License
Basic computer skills are necessary in order to utilize a tablet to record activity and general vehicle information
Ability to carry out some physical activity, including pallet jack operation and loading and unloading of trucks is required
Must have current DOT medical card (or are able to pass the DOT medical exam) as you will be operating a CMV straight truck
Perfect or near perfect attendance at their previous employers
Must successfully pass a background check and pre-employment drug screening
Prior route/delivery/distribution experience required
Physical Demands:

May drive up to 16’ Box truck or smaller commercial vehicle
If delivering to sites, would push/pull medium warmers on wheels up to 320 lbs., larger warmers up to 370 lbs depending on route
Lift, carry and deliver coolers weighing up to 40 lbs depending on route
If delivery to customer homes, would lift and carry generally 1-2 boxes weighing up to 15 lbs each
Under 1/3 Standing time
Walk, Climb or balance
Stoop/kneel/crouch/crawl
Taste or smell
1/3 to 2/3 Use hands to finger/handle/feel, Reach with hands and arms
Over 2/3: Sit, See, Talk or hear
Ability to frequently lift up to 50 lbs
Drug-Free Work Place / Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer

For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1291602-22310

To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
How to Apply Copy Link

Job Posting: 2581926

Posted On: Jan 02, 2020

Updated On: Jan 02, 2020