FreshPoint Delivery Driver in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
FRESHPOINT OKLAHOMA – DELIVERY DRIVER
Our Primary Goal is Protecting Our Produce and Our Customers
Industry Leaders in Food Safety
Highest Level of Quality Standards
State of the Art Refrigerated Warehouse & Fleet
GAP/GMP Verification Audits
GFSI & SQF Level 2 Certified
Advanced Recall & Traceability Programs
Food Safety is Priority One
At FreshPoint we take the lead in the industry when it comes to food safety. As North America’s largest and most respected fresh produce distributor, we take food safety seriously. Our customers trust FreshPoint to provide them with some of the safest produce grown by some of the safest farmers and manufacturers.
We respect and earn that trust every day. From the farmer to your back door, food safety is paramount.
Job Title: Delivery Driver
Location:FreshPoint Oklahoma in OKC & Tulsa, OK
Reports to: Transportation Supervisor and Transportation Manager
General Purpose of the Position: This is a delivery position responsible for driving a straight truck (some positions drive a semi-trailer) for the purpose of delivering and unloading various products for FreshPoint customers. The position requires outstanding customer service skills, working in accordance with state and DOT regulations and following Safety Preferred Work Methods
High School Diploma or GED required
The ability to read and understand English required
Must possess good oral and written English language skills
Spanish bi-lingual speaking and written skills preferred
Valid CDL – A or B class.
One year of commercial driving experience.
No accidents or DUI convictions within the past 3 years.
Proven ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing in the English language.Having fluency in Spanish is a preference.
The ability to perform simple arithmetic.
(1) year produce experience preferred
Pallet jack/rider jack/forklift experience preferred
Complete route(s) efficiently and in a safe manner; meeting or exceeding designated route times.
Rotate coolers for clients if requested.
Handle all client requests with utmost professionalism and positive behavior.
Call warehouse if a customer does not receive their entire order (shorts).
Processing daily paperwork to company expectations.
Ability to work Monday – Saturday, with rotating OFF days.
Assist in warehouse operations; pulling orders, loading pallets/trucks and any additional responsibilities assigned by your supervisor or Manager.
Handle company equipment properly; follow all traffic rules & regulations, company safety guidelines and Preferred Work Methods at all times.
Report accidents and injuries immediately and/or any damage to the vehicle or equipment.
Perform pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections and keep vehicle clean – cab and box.
Work overtime if requested.
Strict adherence to company attendance policy and assigned schedule; be on time for every shift.
Ability to regularly lift up to 50 pounds; infrequently lift up to 80 pounds.Lifting product/cases to and from heights ranging from floor to knee, waist, shoulder and overhead.
Ability to safely maneuver a dolly/hand truck UP/DOWN ramps with approximately 200-300 lb. of produce loaded
Ability to unload a large shipment alone and without mechanical aid.
Use hands and fingers to peel and stick labels on cases.
Perform frequent bending, squatting, pushing/pulling, pivoting and climbing IN/OUT of trucks.
Ability to work in a refrigerated warehouse as low as 30 degrees Fahrenheit.
Must be able to work in confined spaces.
Ability to hear accurately and speak/enunciate clearly.
Specific vision abilities required to perform thisjob include close and distance vision, cepth perception, color vision, peripheral vision and the ability to adjust focus.
Must possess a high level of physical endurance, energy and strength; the Delivery Driver position is a physical position.
Ability to work in varying weather conditions; cold, heat, wind, etc.
- Driving an established delivery route outside, variable weather and traffic conditions (PRIMARY). Refrigerated warehouse environment (SECONDARY).
NOTICE: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature of the environment and level of work being performed by this job. This job description in no way states or implies that the duties and responsibilities listed are the only tasks to be performed by the employee in this job. The employee will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other job related duties requested by his or her supervisor.
This Position Description is not an employment contract. The Company reserves the right to change the Job Description and the Essential Functions at any time without notice. Each applicant, by applying, certifies that he or she understands the Job Description, possesses the above qualifications, and that he or she can perform each of the above functions with or without an accommodation.
A DETAILED WORK HISTORY AND SALARY EXPECTATION IS REQUIREDwith your application. Apply at: www.freshpoint.com/careers. Thank you for your interest in FreshPoint!
Location: Oklahoma - Oklahoma City
Job Code: DEL109
# of openings: 1