Giant Eagle

Class A CDL Driver

3+ months agoSolon, OH
  • Experience Required: None
  • Experience Desired: 1 to 3 years
  • Experience Desired: Basic knowledge of DOT regulations; One plus year(s) Class A CDL driving experience; City driving experience; Electric pallet jack experience; Electric pallet jack experience a plus
  • Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Certification or Licensing Required: Class A Commercial Driver's License (CDL), Must have no commercial DUI/DWI on record, Must have no personal DUI/DWI on record within previous 5 years.
  • Lifting Requirement: Up to 50 pounds
  • Travel Required: Regional - Daily, More than 50%
  • Age Requirement: At least 21 years of age

Job Responsibilities

  • Verify that the dock door and the trailer are safe and secured prior to unloading the trailer.
  • Have flexibility in scheduling and the availability to work the times, shifts, days and overtime needed to meet the company's production needs.
  • Meet and maintain established productivity standards.
  • Adhere to all company policies, procedures and safety rules - including the safe operation of equipment, following all company policies for the return and delivery process and helping to maintain a clean, safe working environment.
  • Ensure the proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) is utilized at all times.
  • Appropriately follow food safety procedures.
  • Perform other miscellaneous duties as needed and assigned.
  • Ability to read and speak English.
  • Ability to pass and maintain DOT medical requirements.
  • Drive tractor trailers in a safe and courteous manner.
  • Follow all local, state and federal driving laws and Department of Transportation regulations and promptly report all driving violations to company management.
  • Load and unload pallets, products and equipment using pallet jacks according to proper procedures.
  • Possess the ability to push, pull, lift and carry up to 100 lbs.
  • Build positive relationships with store personnel by working efficiently, assisting customers in the unloading process, communicating issues effectively and accepting feedback.
  • Provide excellent customer service by interacting in a professional, friendly and helpful manner while in the stores.
  • Communicate with logistics and warehouse operations personnel to efficiently facilitate the dispatching process.
  • Communicate with supervision regarding safety, equipment, damaged goods and any problems or issues that may arise.
  • Perform safety checks on equipment at appropriate times, including trailer temperature checks.