Driver Helper

at McLane Food Service

Baton Rouge, LA

Posted on May. 9, 2017

Full Time

Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan

McLane Food Service
Now Hiring- Driver Helper

TO BE CONSIDERED FOR POSITION please click on Apply Now to direct you to McLane Food Service website to complete an online application type in search bar “Baton Rouge, LA “ to direct you to posting and application

JOB SUMMARY / GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
Assist driver with safe and efficient delivery of food products to MFS customers. Handle freight, follow QA processes, provide for safer delivery with respect to load issues and work demand, as well as attend to the security of the product and equipment at the delivery point.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS / PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:
Other duties may be assigned. A teammate in this position must have the ability to:

Unload product from truck to customer premises by use of ramp and 2-wheeled hand truck.
Put away any freezer/cooler product that requires stacking.
Ensure safety procedures are followed with ramp security using supplied safety equipment.
Provide for safer delivery with loading issues.
Inspect equipment to ensure it is in proper operating condition
Ensure the refrigeration units are operating properly
Remove/document route returns from trailers and return to designated warehouse location
Assist driver with dispatch preparation, load security, and delivery equipment loading.
Ensure high level of security is maintained with equipment and staging area at delivery points.
Assist driver as ground guide in backing on to public roads and into hazardous areas.
Place cones at ramp base with each delivery.
Place cones / reflective triangles / flares due to breakdown or as directed by driver.
Ensure compliance with QA procedures.
Assist driver when necessary with route navigation.
Perform other duties as directed by driver (CDL).
Must be able to handle any type of product ordered by our customers.
Ability and willingness to select/load/unload and/or deliver ALL products that may be ordered by our customers.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
A teammate in this position must possess:
A high school diploma or equivalent.
A Class C driver’s license. Class A CDL license preferred.
The ability to read maps, labels, invoices, and manifests.
Good communication, both verbal and written.
Mathematical ability specific to adding, subtracting, and verifying quantities of product.
Excellent customer service skills. Verbal and written communication and organizational skills.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Ability to work in all weather conditions.
Flexibility to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overnight routes when necessary.
Frequent lifting. Maximum of 100 lbs, routinely lifting up to 50 lbs.
Use of 2-wheeled hand cart on incline ramp, carrying up to 300 lbs.

All candidates must pass an extensive criminal back ground check, DOT physical, drug screen and physical capabilities testing.

We offer highly competitive salary & benefits!

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