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Delivery Driver Job Posting

Department: Shipping

Job Title: Delivery Driver

Organizational Relationship: Reports to the Shipping Manager, in his absence reports to the Shipping Clerk

Major Goals and Responsibilities: To deliver Home Nursery’s plant material in a timely and professional manner

Prerequisites: CDL Driver’s License

Primary People Contacts:

  • Shipping Manager
  • Shipping Clerk
  • Loading Foreman
  • Customers
  • Loaders

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Participate as a conscientious team member of Home Nursery, Inc
  • Deliver plants on time and within the limits of the law
  • Communicate with customers in a courteous manner
  • Assist in unloading truck at delivery location
  • Ensure plants are unloaded properly at each delivery location
  • Perform all work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Report all safety hazards to Shipping Manager
  • Treat all tools and equipment with care
  • Check gas, oil, & tires daily
  • Report truck servicing needs to Shipping Manager
  • Responsible for a clean appearance of delivery truck; both inside and outside
  • Complete and maintain mileage log daily
  • Ensure proper completion of delivery sets
  • Assist in other departments as requested by the Shipping Manager

Toughest Parts of the Job:

  • Irregular hours
  • Challenging customers
  • Inclement weather

Performance Feedback: Annual evaluation with formal/informal meetings as needed

Send resume to:

Home Nursery, Inc.
Attn: Mike Becker
PO Box 128
Albers, IL 62215