Richelieu is a leading North American distributor, importer and manufacturer of specialty hardware and complementary products. Its products are targeted to an extensive customer base of kitchen and bathroom cabinet, storage and closet, home furnishing and office furniture manufacturers, door and window, residential and commercial woodworkers, and hardware retailers including renovation superstores. Richelieu offers customers a broad mix of high-end products sourced from manufacturers worldwide. With over 130,000 product offerings, 82 distribution centers, 2 manufacturing plants, and a state of the art field force that passionately serves over 90,000 customers, Richelieu continues to stand in the forefront of a dynamic and ever changing industry.
As Richelieu has recently celebrated 53 years of successful business since our humble beginnings in 1968, we understand the significance of a strong set of Core Values. Richelieu stands behind these Five Core Values and serve as the guiding principles of everything we do: Customer Focus, Innovation, Performance, Respect/Integrity/Ethics, and Ownership.
These values are what provides Richelieu the strength to live out our daily Mission: Enable our customers to profitably grow their businesses through the design and creation of exceptional kitchens, closets, and storage spaces.
We are currently seeking a Delivery Driver/Warehouse Worker to join our team of professionals in Sioux Falls, SD. This person will work with other members of the distribution team to increase company profitability and customer satisfaction by delivering complete, accurate, and on-time deliveries to Richelieu's customers. The Driver will represent the company in a highly professional, safe, and cost-effective manner that complies with DOT and other applicable regulations.
Deliver orders via the most effective route to ensure complete orders are delivered according to established time frames and customers' needs
Prepare truck/van for operation by loading the product, securing of items and verifying the accuracy of shipping papers
Inspect truck/van tires, lights, brakes, fluids, etc. to ensure safe and cost-effective performance with preventive maintenance in mind
Maintain communication with company during deliveries to ensure any updated instructions are received
Document delivery, accuracy and receipt of orders by the customer according to company directives and report any discrepancies
Maintain and monitor truck/van maintenance and driving record requirements, and maintain required documents for safety, security, and quality processes
Work with other distribution team members to insure complete, accurate and on-time deliveries to the company's customers
Represent the company in a highly professional, safe, and cost-effective manner
Maintain a satisfactory driving record and comply with all DOT and other applicable regulations
Follow company policies and procedures
Increase customer satisfaction by collecting information, feedback on service and resolving complaints per company policy; communicate information back to company
Safely operate forklifts and other warehouse equipment as required
Perform warehouse and counter duties that will include working with other team members to accurately, completely and timely pull orders, receive material, and process paperwork
Maintain proficiency in computerized systems and other technologies as required
Required Frequently: standing, walking, sitting, talking, hearing, climbing, balancing, bending, stooping, kneeling or crawling, exposure to outside weather conditions, utilization of hand and finger dexterity, utilization of visual acuity to operate equipment, read technical information, and/or use a keyboard, and lifting/pushing/carrying items up to or more than 50 pounds
Required Occasionally: working near moving mechanical parts, working around loud noises
Other duties as assigned
Hours of operation are Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 4:00pm
What We Are Looking For
Valid Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) and DOT Medical Examiners Certificate is preferred
2+ years related delivery driver experience
Excellent driving record free of violations
Ability to lift at least 50 lbs, as manual labor is required during customer deliveries
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and customer service skills
Team Focused (team player)
Compensation and Benefits
Competitive market-based hourly rate
Group insurance program (medical, dental, vision, life, disability, etc.)
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Paid vacation and holidays
The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or physical requirements. Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.