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On-Call Driver

On-Call Driver

 

Position Purpose

Responsible for driving a manual transmission truck, U-haul or similar vehicle to deliver and/or pick up merchandise or packages. Understands the logistics of proper loading and unloading techniques to ensure safety, and delivers shipments in a timely manner to the appropriate person. Obtains signature, and can go over a checklist with the customers upon drop off. Must be responsible with paperwork, and have a flexible schedule.

 

Duties

  • Load merchandise into U-haul or truck.
  • Deliver goods to people or companies.
  • Check to see if package is damaged.
  • Follow traffic signs and street signs to get to destination.
  • Inspect and maintain vehicle, adding fluids and oil as needed.
  • Check tires, brakes, lights, and gas.
  • Add fuel when running low.
  • Take payments when needed.
  • Present receipts/ Shipping documentation and retrieve signatures
  • Ensure address on Bills of Lading match up to delivery address.
  • Monitor traffic conditions to avoid delays.
  • Read and interpret maps and GPS directions.
  • Maintain logs of shipments delivered and miles travelled.
  • Ensure inventory loads match what is on the shipping documents
  • Maintains customer confidence and protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Safely loads and unloads vehicles.

Qualifications

Organization, good driving record, customer service skills, can drive a manual transmission, flexible schedule, reliability, valid driver’s license.

 

Work Environment and Physical Demands

For this position you will be travelling for potentially long distances depending on the needs of our company. You must be able to drive in a vehicle for several hours. You will also be required to help load and unload the vehicles, this will require heavy lifting at times. We do oftentimes deliver to places that are off dirt roads, safe driving techniques will be needed on roads like these. You will also potentially be loading and unloading in hot weather as well.

 

 

Expected Hours of Work

This is an on call position. Days and hours of operation are typically Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 pm, with an occasional night and/or weekend.

 

All EKG's employees are expected to

  • Provide the highest possible level of service to clients
  • Promote teamwork and cooperative effort among employees
  • Maintain safe practices
  • Abide by EKG’s policies and procedures, as they may from time to time be updated.

 

IMPORTANT DISCLAIMER NOTICE

The job duties, elements, responsibilities, skills, functions, experience, educational factors and the requirements and conditions listed in this job description are representative only and not exhaustive of the tasks that an employee may be required to perform. The employer reserves the right to revise this job description at any time and to require employees to perform other tasks as circumstances or conditions of its business, competitive considerations, or work environment change.

 

Emerald Kingdom Greenhouse provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Emerald Kingdom Greenhouse complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

 

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