Job Summary

Delivery drivers are responsible for collecting, transporting and safely delivering a range of items to designated locations ensuring all orders are delivered on time, in the right condition and to the right place.

  • Minimum Qualification: Highschool
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

Main Job Duties and Responsibilities
•    Review orders prior to delivery
•    Perform vehicle inspection before departing
•    Load delivery items safely and efficiently
•    Transport, unload and deliver items in a safe and secure manner to prevent damage, spoilage or loss
•    Follow any customer specifications regarding delivery
•    Adhere to time and route schedules
•    Navigate routes using relevant map programs
•    Determine the best routes taking into consideration traffic congestion, construction and other factors
•    Communicate traffic delays and other concerns to dispatch as needed
•    Obtain delivery confirmation from customers
•    Utilize appropriate technology to efficiently manage the delivery process including handheld technology
•    Accept payments for delivered items
•    Handle customer questions and concerns
•    Check orders after delivery to ensure all orders have been accurately completed
•    Maintain a driving and delivery log according to established policies and procedures
•    Prepare reports and documentation as required
•    Comply with relevant transportation and road regulations
•    Comply with relevant safety standards
•    Ensure delivery vehicle is maintained in a clean and safe operating condition

Education and Experience
•    High School diploma or equivalent
•    Valid and current driver’s license
•    Possess an acceptable driving record
•    Able to safely operate and navigate a delivery van
•    Able to understand and operate GPS technology and other relevant apps

Skills and Competencies
•    Reliable, dependable and punctual
•    Customer-focused
•    Energetic with a strong sense of urgency
•    Good planning and organizational skills
•    Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
•    Strong communication skills
•    Able to problem solve independently and troubleshoot as required
•    Be adaptable within a fast-paced, changing work environment
•    Demonstrate flexibility and willingness to work shifts
•    Possess a strong work ethic

Physical Requirements
•    Able to move, push, load and unload items
•    Able to lift, bend, kneel, crouch and stretch
•    Able to climb in and out of van multiple times per day
•    Able to walk up and down stairs as necessary to deliver items

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