Golden State Foods

720 West McAllister
Lebanon , IL
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Golden State Foods
Lebanon, IL Full time
Posted on January 11, 2018

Driver- Class A

US-IL-Lebanon
 
Job ID
 
2018-3150
 
Category
 
Transportation

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 DOTregulations 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

30     Unloads product at each delivery stop.  Verifies delivered product against invoice to

          insure delivery and billing accuracy.  Obtains customer signature on invoice and delivery log.

          Makes adjustments to invoices as necessary.  Keeps Driver Daily Delivery Log.

 

25     Drives to predetermined store locations per route schedule, applying knowledge of commercial

          driving regulations and skill in maneuvering vehicle.

 

10     Requires use of judgment to plan, perform, and make decisions as to the sequence of operations

          within the limitations of recognized or standard methods and procedures.

 

10     Functions as company representative to customer, properly represents company interests

          and image in all dealings with customers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                             

Division Application of Responsibilities:

(% of Time)

 

 

*      Maintains driver log, trip and mileage records according to D.O.T. regulations.  Complies with all

          DOT rules and regulations regarding hours of service, licensing, safety and equipment operation.

 

*      Maintain company quality and performance standards.

 

*      Observe company safety rules and regulations and reports unusual conditions and problems to supervisor.

 

*      Positions/check load securing equipment to secure cargo during transit.  Inspects vehicles

          for defects before, during and after trips, submits report indicating equipment condition.

 

*      Practice good housekeeping.  Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

 

Qualifications

Qualifications Required of this Position:

 

 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 5-75 pounds.

 

Hostler

US-IL-Lebanon
 
Job ID
 
2018-3149
 
Category
 
Transportation

Overview

Position Summary (Job Description):

Operates tractor-trailer equipment in accordance to D.O.T. regulations on or off company property for docking and loading/unloading of product.

 

Communicate with warehouse and transportation staff on a regular basis to coordinate proper trailer drop & hook location.  Operate commercial motor carrier equipment and inspect and monitor tractor-trailer for defects, check reefer fuel and reefer temperatures. Pre-cool reefer units to Company specifications.

 

Complete unloading of return trailers and wash and sweep out trailers if necessary.  Chock wheels after trailer is in proper door. Follow AIR LINE LOCK procedure on each trailer.

 

Verify unit departure times and align equipment accordingly; making sure tractor is hooked appropriate to trailer for assigned route.  Update dispatch sheet with tractor-trailer number at the dispatch desk and maintain appropriate communication with transportation management team.

 

Parks tractor- trailer in assigned parking spots and maintain yard free of trash. Observe company safety rules and regulations. Maintain Company quality and performance standards. Performs other related and assigned duties as necessary. This may include frequent deliveries to customer stores, which require loading/unloading product ranging from 5-50 lbs with or without assistance from store personnel.

 

Responsibilities

Division Application of Responsibilities:

(% of Time)

 

50% - Communicate and coordinate effectively with internal staff

25% - Interpret reefer readings

75% - Work independently

75% - Capable of standing, walking and repeatedly climbing into and out of road tractor or switcher                     tractor.

25% - Physically be able to manually crank trailer landing gear daily on a frequent basis.

100% - Facility and Yard Safety

100% - Teamwork within the department

100% - Positive Attitude and demeanor

100% - Productivity Standards/Accuracy, timeliness, thoroughness

 

Division Application of Responsibilities:

(% of Time)

 

** Handling - continuously – more than 66% of the time

** Lifting

         - Under 10 lbs - continuously – more than 66% of shift

         - 10-25 lbs - continuously – more than 66% of shift

         - 26-50 lbs - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift

**Pushing - continuously - more than 66% of shift

        -Maximum pushing force 150lbs

**Pulling - continuously - more than 66% of shift

         -Maximum pulling force 150lbs

**Walk - continuously - more than 66% of shift

**Stand - continuously - more than 66% of shift

    Sit - occasional – less than 34% of the time

**Bend - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift

**Kneeling – occasional – less than 34% of the time

**Crouching occasional – less than 34% of the time

    Crawl - occasional – less than 34% of the time

**Twist - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift

    Balance - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift the time

    Climbing - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift

**Reaching - frequently - 34% - 66% of shift

    Coordination - this job requires both upper and lower extremity coordination

**Endure working in a cold environment and experience temperature changes

 

Qualifications

Qualifications Required of this Position:

Must possess a valid Commercial Driver's License and possess a current DOT Medical certification card.  One to three years 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. HS Diploma or equivalent.

 

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