Driver - Class A

Golden State Foods
 Franklin Park, IL

Overview

Position Summary (Job Description):

Performs daily transportation functions as directed by Supervisor. Operates diesel-powered tractor-trailer

combination trucks to transport and deliver products. Drives truck to destination, applying knowledge

of commercial driving regulations and skill in maneuvering vehicles in difficult situations, such as narrow

passageways. Inspects trucks for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck conditions.

Maintains driver log according to DOT regulations and other federal and company required records/logs.

May be required to perform product backhaul when returning from dispatched route. Unloads/loads

product at store with assistance from store personnel.

Responsibilities

$10,000 Sign-On/Stay Bonus!

Starting @ $80K-$85K Annually

Local In-Store Deliveries

WHO WE ARE

Quality Custom Distribution (QCD) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Golden State Foods, one of the largest diversified suppliers to the Quick Service Restaurant industry. QCD provides custom distribution services to iconic customers throughout the United States. QCD is a multi-stop, regional delivery service with a focus on customer service. Our business philosophy actively supports our associates through our four Core Values:

Treat others like you want to be treated.

Make the best product.

Give the customer a fair deal.

Maintain the highest standards.

Our comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, and vision after 30 days of employment; generous 401k/pension plan, with employer contributions after just 6 months; and paid vacation/holidays/sick leave. Our associates also enjoy discount programs, tuition reimbursement, and much more!

JOB RESPONSILIBITES

Performs daily transportation functions as directed by Supervisor.

Operates diesel-powered tractor-trailer combination trucks to transport and deliver products.

Drives truck to destination, applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations and skill in maneuvering vehicles in difficult situations, such as narrow passageways.

Inspects trucks for defects before and after trips and submits report indicating truck conditions.

Maintains driver log according to DOT regulations and other federal and company required records/logs.

May be required to perform product backhaul when returning from dispatched route.

Unloads/loads product at store with assistance from store personnel.

Qualifications

Must possess a valid driver's license and possess a current DOT Medical certification card.

One (1) year driving tractor-trailer experience.

Must be able to effectively communicate to maintain positive customer relations climate with other drivers/warehouse personnel/customers/supervisors.

Capable of standing, walking and repeatedly climbing into and out of road tractor or switch tractor.

Must be able to work all necessary work schedules, including holidays/weekends.

Requires safely operating equipment in extremes of weather and climatic conditions and insure working in a cold environment (cooler/freezer).

Must be able to frequently lift/handle cases ranging from 5-50 pounds.

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