• Class 1 Delivery Driver -Campbell River, BC

    Requisition ID
    2018-6321
    Job Location
    CA-BC-VICTORIA
    Job Category
    Transportation
  • Are you a Class 1 Driver who is physically fit, enjoys delivering excellent customer service, and working with a great team? Do you like being able to come home at the end of your shift and are you ready for a new challenge? If so, Gordon Food Service® could be the place for you.

     

    As one of the largest privately held foodservice distributors in North America, our family-owned company has a history of developing talented professionals, pursuing innovative ideas and building strong relationships.

     

    If this sounds appealing to you, we are currently hiring Delivery Service Drivers to operate company owned vehicles and deliver food service products to our awesome customers. Take a look at these videos to learn more about who we are and what we do!



     

     

      

     

     

     

    Class 1 Delivery Driver:

     

    Campbell River, British Columbia

     

    Shift: Full Time, 4am-6am start times

     

    4 X 10 Hour Shifts

     

    Earn $30-$35/hr after 3 months + Full Medical/Dental + RRSP Matching!

     

     

     

     

    Summary:

    Our Delivery Service Representatives have the unique opportunity to present the Gordon Food Service brand and service to our customers through courteous, on-time, and accurate deliveries.

     

    Not your typical driving job:

    • 30% of the shift is spent driving/operating company owned vehicles
    • 70% of the shift is spent unloading and delivering our products to the customers

     

    Duties & Responsibilities:

    • Providing exceptional service to build/maintain quality customer relationships
    • Manually sorting and unloading food products and hand-wheeling them into the customer locations with the use of ramps and occasionally stairs (approx. 600-800 cases/shift)
    • Safely and professionally operate straight trucks or trailers to transport goods and materials over urban, short inter-urban and rural routes according to provincial road regulations.
    • Conduct routine truck inspections (pre/post trip) and maintain accurate records of delivery routes, temperature logs, count sheets and incident reporting
    • Perform product delivery verification at customer location and maintain customer invoices
    • Follow all GFS Canada policies and procedures including all health & safety regulations
    • Able to maintain composure in high-pressure situations
    • All other duties as required

     

    Required Skills & Qualifications:

    • Must have a valid Class 1 license with a clean commercial driver’s abstract
    • Must be physically fit and able to repeatedly lift, stack, pull and carry heavy items (up to 60 lbs)
    • Must have strong communication and customer service skills (English fluency)
    • Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work with minimum supervision.
    • Must demonstrate a proven record of consistent on-time attendance
    • Previous professional driving experience is preferred
    • A high school diploma is preferred

     

    Working Conditions:

    • Must be able to work in a variety of weather and temperature ranges (including being able to safely operate the equipment during poor road  and driving conditions)
    • Must be able to handle all types of food products including fresh: seafood, beef, pork, produce, nuts, spices, milk, eggs, etc.
    • Steel toe (CSA approved) footwear is required at all times.

     

    Starting Wage: Up to $25.87/hr + semi-annual incentives depending on experience with opportunity to earn $30-$35/hr after 3 months

     

     

     

     

    Watch these videos for even more information about Gordon Food Service!

     

       

     

     

    Visit our YouTube Channel for more videos about our company!

    Gordon Food Service is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

     

     

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