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Local CDL B Driver

Location
Medford, Massachusetts
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
13 Sep 2020

You are in the driver's seat with a career at Heritage Wholesalers, an SRS Distribution company. We are a leading wholesale distributor of roofing and building materials and need Drivers to grow our business. We are committed to the personal and professional growth of our team members and we show this by having a clear path of advancement for our Drivers with on-the-job and web-based training for you to move up as a Driver or other positions within the branch. You are also rewarded for your safety.

SRS believes in hiring military veterans at any level for any position. We know your service trained you in many of the areas we value, such as; leadership, teamwork, performance, integrity, and safety. If your experience matches our requirements, we want you to apply today.

HERITAGE WHOLESALERS - MEDFORD- #0186

206 Mystic Avenue

Medford, MA 02155

Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities

The primary duty of the Driver, which we call a Logistics Specialist II with or without Crane Operator, is to deliver building materials to a customer's place of business or to a job site. Drivers operate within a maximum of a 200-mile radius of their home branch, with deliveries originating and ending at the branch (no deliveries result in an overnight stay).

  • BE SAFE!
  • Safely drive a commercial vehicle in compliance with all DOT regulations.
  • Be a leader for job site safety by operating all equipment in accordance with local, state, and federal laws at all times.
  • Perform pre and post trip inspections
  • Validate and confirm inventory loaded on the truck comparing purchase orders, sign-off on delivery tickets and confirm addresses on delivery tickets and ensure that routing information is obtained prior to leaving the branch.
  • Conduct a job site inspection and document any existing damage to lawn, landscaping or driveway, and the location of any power lines, sprinklers, septic tanks, mailboxes, fences, etc.
  • Capture pictures of all building products delivered in accordance with Company Policy.

Requirements

  • Valid Class A or Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL).
  • Ability to load and unload building products that weigh up to 100 lbs. each off of a straight bed truck on a continuous basis. Prior experience operating a forklift or Moffett a plus.
  • Must be a safe driver with no hit & runs or no DWI or DUI convictions within the last 12 months. One or more accidents and/or severe violations in the last year will be reviewed by HR and Management.
  • Prior commercial driving experience and knowledge of DOT & OSHA safety regulations for Logistic Specialists a plus.
  • Prior work experience within distribution a plus.
  • Ability to read, write, understand, and communicate in English.
  • Must be a minimum 18 years of age. If crossing state lines or transporting hazardous materials, then the minimum age is 21. These two issues apply to very few of our positions.
  • Must pass a required drug test and possess a current DOT medical certificate. Must not have positive drug tests in the last 12 months.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or be authorized to work in the U.S and pass an E-Verify Check.

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As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer, SRS Distribution Inc. provides job opportunities to qualified individuals without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, familial or military status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws. All candidates for employment must successfully complete pre-employment drug testing and background verification before employment is finalized.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 173897918-2
  • Date Posted: 13 September 2020
  • Recruiter: SRS Acquisition Corporation
  • Location: Medford, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics
  • Job Type: Permanent