Fleet Delivery DriverPrimary Location Kearney, Nebraska Job ID R102777 Apply
Perform effective, safe and efficient driving duties. Deliver packages to customers on scheduled route while meeting service and performance objectives.
This is a Monday-Friday position, 40 hours plus some overtime. No weekends or holidays. Overnight deliveries once every 3 months. Must be flexible to work in the warehouse when not delivering packages. This is a small tight knit team. We support each other to ensure we all get home in a timely manner.
No experience, No problem!
For the right candidate, Animal Health International will cover the expense of driver training school tuition and fees. (Must maintain a 3.0 GPA or equivalent, stay enrolled and attend the full session.) HazMat and Tanker endorsements are required. A 2 year employment contract must be signed, with penalty of prorated repayment if the contract is vacated.
To perform this job successfully, an employee must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily, with or without reasonable accommodation. To request a reasonable accommodation, notify Human Resources or the manager who oversees the position.
Transact all business in accordance to Patterson Companies’ business code of conduct and business ethics
Drive assigned vehicle and deliver/pick up shipments
Point of contact for customer service and help resolve customer complaints
Collect money from customers
Load and unload assigned vehicle. Ensure all loads are properly secure for transport.
Operate all warehouse equipment/machinery
Achieve assigned performance metrics and KPIs
Help maintain a secure, organized, clean, and safe warehouse and vehicle
Handle all hazardous materials, pesticides, and prescription drugs according to the Company’s processes/procedures and applicable laws and regulations
Assure routine maintenance is performed on assigned vehicle per schedule and vehicle is always in a good and safe condition
Adherence with DOT drug & alcohol testing.
Follow all local, state and federal motor carrier laws
Submit all required daily, weekly and monthly compliance reports
Follow company biosecurity policies and customer biosecurity protocols as required.
Assist fulfillment center in daily operations when not performing delivery duties
In addition to the essential functions listed below, the incumbent may perform the following additional functions.
Managing time effectively, meeting personal goals and fleet goals and objectives
Perform all work in accordance with Company Safety guidelines and procedures including all required Safety and Compliance Training and regulatory licensing
Maintain acceptable driving record and current driver’s license
Perform other duties as assigned by management
CDL, Class A, Hazmat endorsement, driving vehicles or combination vehicles up to 80k GVWR
Maintain additional endorsements as required by equipment (airbrakes, tanker)
High school diploma or GED preferred
Must have a valid driver’s license
Obtain a satisfactory MVR review
Ability to drive assigned vehicle
Knowledge of delivery area and ability to read maps
Able to work as an effective team member
Basic problem solving/troubleshooting skills
Effective time management skills
One-year experience as a CDL driver preferred
Lift and carry up to 55 pounds, team lift 56 to 100 pounds: continuous, moderate or occasional heavy physical activity
Moving 50% of the time
Stationary position 50% of the time
Move loads on pallet jack (w/pallets/totes/barrels) weighing up to 2,500 lbs
Load and unload vehicle
Electronic Driver Logs as required
General warehouse equipment
General office equipment
Travel and On-call
Monday - Friday, No Weekends or Holidays, Home every Night!
Starting pay in the range of $18-$22 per hour
Training and Development
Diversity and Inclusion
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