The Warehouse Driver is our "Jack of all trades." They are the liaison between our warehouses and our main supplier, and are responsible for picking up product from our supplier warehouse.
We are a small, close-knit team that is working hard to make great food easier to get on a moment's notice. This job begin daily in the Bronx, NY but will require travel to our warehouses in East Williamsburg and Hell's Kitchen to complete delivery!
Recipe for Success
Provides timely delivery and unloading of products from pick up locations to Manhattan and Brooklyn warehouses
Working in the warehouse utilizing a pallet jack to load and offload products on the truck.
Ensure product is moved from receiving staging area to proper designated area
Complies with all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations
Maintains truck operating efficiency (Pre/post-trip)
Load and unload product of varying size and weight
Maintains delivery, truck, and driving records
Communicate with Buyers/Merchants on issues
Communicate with receiving on late arrival to both warehouses
Assist in plant operation when you have down time
Willing to work cross functionally
Shift will generally start at 2pm-8pm Monday through Friday. Potential schedule shift based on need of the position.
Add to the mix :
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Must be at least 21 years old
A minimum of 1-year commercial truck driving experience
Must have a CDL license
Have a current valid motor vehicle operator's license
Can safely operate the motor vehicle he/she will be driving
Mobile equipment operator experience a plus or must be able to acquire a certification
Required to wear oil and slip resistant shoes
Must have a valid Medical Department of Transportation Card (MDOT)
Must Pass a Road Test
Must have three (3) points or less on a motor vehicle report to road test
Zero (0) suspensions for a non-criminal moving traffic violation
Must be able to work weekends (Saturday & Sunday)
Must be able to work a flexible shift (mornings and/or evenings)
Ability to maneuver 25 lbs. to 80 lbs. with appropriate equipment
Ability to read and speak the English language well enough to do the job
Must embody and demonstrate company values and culture
FreshDirect (and by extension, FoodKick) is an equal employment opportunity employer. We are proud to serve a diverse customer base and to work with a diverse, inclusive team. Consistent with this, FreshDirect does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of their race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, sex, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, marital status, veteran status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, or on any other basis prohibited by law. Furthermore, FreshDirect will not discriminate against any applicant or employee because he or she is disabled, a disabled veteran, or a veteran of the Vietnam era, provided he or she is qualified and meets the relevant job requirements.