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US Foods

Logistics Driver

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Ready to build a career with a company that’s leading the foodservice industry? Join Our Community of Food People!

The primary function of this position is to drive a tractor trailer (interstate) for the purpose of picking up and delivering various products from vendors and company distribution centers. All functions must be completed in a safe and timely manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations.

Routes most frequently will be multi-day (OTR) assignments.

Must Be Willing to Work Flexible Hours.

We help YOU make it!

Benefits medical, dental, vision, 401K, life insurance, strong safety culture, and much more! Benefits start day ONE, stellar local leadership, best place to work!

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Military Skills and Experience Crosswalk

  • Heavy and Tractor-Trailer Truck Drivers

US Foods is one of the largest food distributors with a culture and history of promoting from within, excellent training programs and a continuous improvement focus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Perform all pre-trip responsibilities including the inspection of the truck and trailer according to Department of Transportation Regulations
  • Check Accident Kit
  • Deliver products to multiple centers in a timely and safe manner
  • Verify freight on truck and required trailer temperatures
  • Verify proper invoices and properly enter required information into Xata or other on-board computer system
  • Complete Logs and Manifest(S)
  • Visually survey vendor and company distribution centers during the approach to determine hazards
  • Perform All Post-Trip Responsibilities:
    • Perform Safety Checks on the vehicle; fuel; unhook and secure trailer; park and secure tractor and hand truck
    • Complete Department of Transportation (Dot) Logs (Electronic or Manual As Required)
    • Company Vehicle Maintenance Reports (DVIR) and reconcile these with the appropriate company representative as required
  • Attend All Mandatory Driver Meetings.

Qualifications
Education/Training

  • High School Diploma/Ged Preferred
  • Must be able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to the safety regulations
  • Must have basic math skills (add, subtract, multiply, divide)
  • Must have a valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), Class A, Issued by State of Legal Residence.
  • Must meet the medical requirements of the Department of Transportation (DOT)

Related Experience/Requirements

  • Minimum 1 Year over the road commercial driving experience or six months with a beverage delivery company or as A Foodservice delivery representative preferred
  • Must not have more than two convictions in the past two-year period for moving traffic violations; not have a dui conviction in the past three years (regardless of type of vehicle operated)
  • Not have driver’s license suspended for traffic violations with the past three years. must be at least 21 years of age

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Must be able to use, or learn to use, all equipment, Global Positioning Systems (GPS) I.E. Xata, and tools used to perform the job
  • Must Know/Have Ability to Learn MSDS Information regarding all material used within the scope of the work
  • Must be able to apply tire chains
  • Must be able to perform coupling procedures (drop and hook)
  • Must possess customer service skills

At Us Foods® We Help Our Customers Make It with Products and Services That Shape the Communities Where We Live and Work. We Are Passionate About Demonstrating the Same Commitment to Helping Our Employees Make It Through Continued Professional Growth Opportunities and Broad Career Path Potential. You Will Have an Impact on Our Customers by Delivering Our Meats, Produce, Frozen Goods, Groceries, Dry Goods, Equipment and Supplies to Their Drop-Off Sites.

Why Us Foods?

Our Customers’ Success Goes Far Beyond Great Food. At Us Foods, We Work to Exceed Expectations and Give Our Customers the Competitive Edge They Need. At the Foundation of Those Efforts Are Our Cultural Beliefs, The Pillars That Define Our Work Ethic, Collaborative Spirit and Commitment to Service.

At Us Foods®, We Are Committed to Compensation and Benefits That Respect and Reward Our Employees for Their Dedication and Hard Work. If You Join Our Team, We Provide Flexibility and Options to Fit Every Stage of Your Career.

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***

 

***EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status***

Transportation / Logistics

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