CDL Delivery Driver

Job Location: Kalispell, MT
Hiring Organization: Fun Beverage Inc.
Posted on: 07/18/2021

Pay: $41,000 - $42,500
Employment Type: Full Time
ATS Identifier: N/A

Skills Required:
  • Valid Montana Commercial Drivers License (A-1) and a clean driving record required.  Pass a routine D.O.T. physical that is required by Federal law every 2 years. Pre-employment licensing, physicals and biannual physicals are at the expense of the employee.
  • Must pass Pre-Employment DOT drug screen
  • Must pass Pre-Employment Physical Assessment test
  • Must be willing to comply with COVID safety guideline and face covering policy
  • Must be self-motivated withthe abilty to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be able to work well in a team environment and have excellent communication skills
Education Required:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
 Minimum of 1 (one) year verifiable delivery CDL experience.  Clean driving record and valid Montana CDL license. 

Job Summary:

Shift: Monday – Thursday with an occasional Saturday

Beverage Delivery consists of 90% delivery and 10% driving.  Drivers must be able to manage the physical demands of the position, which includes lifting, carrying 25-50lbs constantly and maneuvering a fully loaded hand cart which can weigh upward of 180lbs.

Delivery drives truck over established route to deliver beer, wine and soft-drinks, render services, collects money from customers, and documents transactions by performing the following duties.

REQUIRED PHYSICAL ENDURANCE TESTING: Pre-employment physical endurance testing is mandatory before hiring for any driving position.

REQUIREMENTS ON DRUG TESTING: Pre-employment DOT drug testing is mandatory before hiring for any driving position. All delivery personnel are included in the quarterly DOT lottery for random testing. Random testing can be for drugs, alcohol or both.

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) Clearinghouse:  Registration with the FMCSA clearing house is required

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Drives truck to deliver beer, wine, soft drinks, and misc. functional items and equipment to assigned accounts in accordance with Federal, State, Local and Company laws and procedures.

Helps other delivery driver deliver beer, wine, soft drinks, and misc. functional items and equipment to assigned accounts in accordance with Federal, State, Local and Company laws and procedures to work as team delivery when route is completed.

Delivers product, merchandise and equipment to assigned accounts in compliance with customer, salesman and company policies, procedures and requirements. All invoices, at the point of delivery, are checked and verified for accuracy and visually matched to product on the floor of the account and signed by account employee.

Collects money from customers and records transactions on customer invoice accurately, in accordance with all Company procedures. Knows, adheres and complies with Company collection policies.

Operates Company vehicle and equipment in accordance with Company and D.O.T. safety guidelines by performing daily pre- and post-trip vehicle inspections and completing all required documentation.

Responsible for all product and merchandise loaded on truck, all kegs and functional items must be checked and confirmed prior to leaving the warehouse.

Checks-in and reconciles all returns on truck all returned product and empties must balance with handheld strip truck balance sheet.

Properly places product in backstock, rotates, prices, stocks, builds displays, dusts, faces, places POS materials on product delivered to accounts in accordance with customer, salesman and company policies, procedures and guidelines.

Reconciles and balances all cash, ROA’s and credits per the prescribed end of day check-in procedure.

Knows, understands and complies with Company quality guidelines.  Knows how to read dates and always rotates and conforms to first in first out guidelines when making deliveries.

Effectively communicates with Salesmen through voicemail, e-mail, text and notes in handheld.  Daily, answers all requests by submitting a response.

Effectively communicates with customers and work associates in oral and/or electronic form.

Maintains customer relations by relaying customer messages and communicates problems and opportunities to Salesman, Supervisors and Management.

Maintains the cleanliness and appearance of the vehicle assigned; inside and outside.

Wears and maintains the Company issued uniform at all times to present a professional, consistent and clean appearance at all times.

Promote and maintain company goodwill in all areas.  Assist other and perform other tasks as appropriate and/or necessary.  Help maintain the positive image of Fun Beverage, Inc in the trade.

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:

Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

 MATHEMATICAL SKILLS:

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.

REASONING ABILITY:

Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS:

Valid Montana Commercial Drivers License (A-1) and a clean driving record required.  Pass a routine D.O.T. physical that is required by Federal law every 2 years. Pre-employment licensing, physicals and biannual physicals are at the expense of the employee.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to walk and sit.

The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds and frequently lift and/or move more than 180 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to extreme cold, extreme heat, and vibration. The employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Benefits:

  • On the job training.
  • Medical insurance. Health Savings Account is available with company match.
  • Optional Dental and Vision insurance.
  • 401(k) with 4% company match.
  • Referral bonus.
  • Stay the Summer Incentive.
  • Paid holidays.
  • Paid Time Off.
  • EAP (Employee Assistance Program).
  • Relaxed but professional atmosphere.

 

COVID Notification

We have implemented and will continue to implement safety measures to protect our employees, our employee’s families, and the public.

Warehouse material handling equipment and high touch, high traffic areas are disinfected between shifts. We continue to provide gloves, hand sanitizer and follow CDC guidelines for physical distancing, hand washing, use of hand sanitizer before and after each stop, and “no touch” check-in for all Delivery, Sales, Pre-Order and Merchandising personnel.

We require all personnel to wear face coverings at all times while in the facility, to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Fun Beverage’s modified Lobby hours are M-F 10am-3pm.  Unscheduled walk-in traffic is discouraged; however, hard copy applications are available in the reception vestibule for you to pick up and complete at home.  Application drop off and interview appointments can be made by contacting our hiring team at hr@funbeverage.com.