DI is a leading distributor of insulation, related specialty fabricated products, HVAC, and safety supplies in North America. Our Houston-based company has over 80 locations throughout the United States and Canada that allow us to provide products and service to our customers worldwide. As part of the DI family, you will have the opportunity to enhance your career and shape your future as we grow together.
The person in this role will operate various trucks and other equipment for extended periods of time, over short distances, between company facilities or yards or between company facilities and customer/vendor sites to pick up, transport, and deliver freight.
Specific Goals and Priorities
Ensuring prompt, safe, and correct delivery of goods to the customer.
Conduct pre-trip inspections of mechanical, safety, and emergency equipment.
Display consistent attention to safety in accordance with all applicable state and federal regulations.
Obtaining receipts or signatures for delivered products.
Assist in all aspects of warehousing, loading, unloading, securement, and delivery of products.
Activities, Tasks and/or Functions
Loading and unloading of materials from trucks.
Verifying that quantities of materials for delivery are correct.
Verifying delivery instructions, routes, and timing from supervisor.
Maintaining logs as required.
Reporting vehicle service, defects, or repair status
Reporting of any accidents, traffic violations, or damages to the vehicle or delivered products.
Interaction with customer and vendor personnel on work/job sites.
Willingness to assist in other warehousing or inventory activities as requested.
Prompt return to paperwork and other materials.
Dealing with Ambiguity
Integrity and trust
HS Diploma or GED
Valid Driver License
Good driving record
Basic reading, writing, math skills
Following instructions to put products in the proper designated area.
This position requires lifting and loading product ranging from 20-45 pounds repeatedly during work hours; and pushing/pulling using from 40 - 150 pounds of force, occasionally. It also requires reaching, squatting and bending while delivering products. Unloads pallets of product from the delivery vehicle with an electronic pallet jack or 2-wheel hand truck, and puts the product in a designated area.
Distribution International is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Distribution International does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualification, merit, and business need.