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Driver 9/2/2016

Edward Don & Company Woodridge, IL

Company
Edward Don & Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1350BR
AJE Ref #
576065587
Location
Woodridge, IL
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

Auto req ID
1350BR

City
Woodridge

State/Province
Illinois

Zip Code
60517

Functional Area
Transportation

Employee Type
Regular

FLSA
Non-Exempt

Company Overview
Owned and operated by the Don family since 1921, Edward Don & Company is the world's leading distributor of foodservice equipment and supplies. Our knowledgeable sales representatives, unmatched product selection, nationwide distribution centers, and integration of new technology make us the chosen supplier to all types of foodservice businesses including independent restaurants, national chains, health care, hospitality, country clubs, schools and universities, government institutions, and foodservice management.

Edward Don & Company offers a comprehensive benefit plan which includes medical, dental and vision benefits; 401(k); paid vacation, personal/sick days and holidays; job training and development; life insurance; employee assistance program; flexible spending accounts; merchandise discounts and much more.

Job Description
SUMMARY
The Driver is responsible for the delivery of merchandise to Customers within expected time parameters.
RELATIONSHIPS
This position reports to the Transportation Manager, interacts with staff from other business units as well as departmental peers, and delivers to local customers on a daily basis.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES
Delivers merchandise according to pre-determined route
Unloads correct merchandise and checks order, noting any corrections
Completes all assigned reports and paperwork at the end of day
Communicates with Manager any system or documentation problems identified
Picks-up returned merchandise per return authorization
Complies with all DOT regulations
Performs safety and housekeeping duties as they pertain to Edward Don & Company and OSHA standards
Effectively communicates both verbally and in writing to customers and all levels of staff
Performs other duties as assigned

External Qualifications
QUALIFICATIONS
Required minimum knowledge, skills, education/training, experience, and physical obligations:
High School diploma or GED equivalent is required
Minimum of 1 year Commercial Driving experience
Must maintain a current DOT required Medical Certification at all times
Ability to bend, stoop, climb, twist, stand, and lift between 60-100 lbs while loading and unloading delivery truck at each stop (15-30 stops per day)
Ability to sit and drive for extended periods of time
Must have a minimum of a Class B CDL with a good driving record
Ability to maintain a good driving record while employed
Ability to comply with all DOT regulations as required
Preferred minimum knowledge, skills, education/training, experience, and physical obligations:
Class A CDL is preferred
Multi-stop delivery experience preferred