• Class 1 Transit / Night Driver - Berwick, NS

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  • 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 business has a history of developing talented professionals, pursuing innovative ideas and building strong relationships.


    After one year as a Delivery Service Driver for Gordon Food Service you can earn a base salary of $21.97/hour. 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 Transit / Night Driver: BERWICK, NS


    Shift: Sunday to Thursday - starting between 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm (varies per route) until the workload is complete - FULL TIME


    Duties & Responsibilities:

    - Responsible for transporting doubles to various hubs throughout Nova Scotia

    - Responsible for the safe operation of assigned vehicles and compliance with all health & safety regulations

    - Responsible for care of equipment, including tools, reflectors, flares, chains, etc

    - To maintain delivery schedules in accordance with established standards

    - To complete/submit all forms, reports, equipment inspections, receipts, etc. according to Gordon Food Service policies

    - To report to shipping any time delayed during your assigned trip

    - Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections

    - Keep cab and box of unit clean at all times

    - All other duties as required


    Required Skills & Qualifications:

    - Must have a valid Class 1 or Class A license with a clean commercial drivers abstract

    - Must be 18 years of age or older (required)

    - Must be self-motivated and have the ability to work with minimum supervision

    - Must demonstrate a proven record of consistent on-time attendance

    - Must pass a Road Test, Physical Abilities Test and a Background Check

    - Previous professional driving experience is preferred

    - A high school diploma or equivalent is required


    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


    Interested applicants should apply in confidence:


    Attn: Human Resources

    Gordon Food Service

    38 Industrial Park Drive

    Amherst NS

    B4H 4R5

    Fax :( 902) 664-3615


    We thank all applicants; however, only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.



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