Reporting: Transportation Supervisors and Director.
The following is a basic guideline of the required responsibilities, skills and physical capacities of the Delivery Driver position:
It is the objective of this position to maintain the highest standards of quality, accuracy and care in the delivering and handling of all products to our customers.
It is necessary to be a strong team player while interacting with other drivers, peers, superiors and all customers.
Principal job duties:
The delivery of perishable and non-perishable products from Costa Fruit & Produce, Inc. to our clients and or vendors.
Daily responsibilities include driving Company vehicles in accordance with all Department of Transportation laws and regulations
The physical repetitive handling of products weighing in range from 1 to 50 pounds
Accurate documentation of all deliveries and pick-ups to and from customers
Documentation of any short orders and or discrepancies with the delivery ticket
Calculating DOT hours and the maintenance of DOT Log, reporting of any and all accidents and injuries as well as customer service issues directly to Transportation management.
Class A, B, and D license to operate, knowledge of DOT.
Ability to lift, carry up to 50 lbs
Ability to push/pull a two-wheel hand truck
Ability to climb in and out of truck cab
Ability to drive company vehicles with both manual and automatic transmissions
Ability to bend at waist and knees repetitively
Exposure to all weather and elements including heat, cold, icy, and wet conditions
All candidates for employment will have proof of a valid driver's license to operate, and acceptable driving record provided by the Registry of Motor Vehicles.
Candidate will undergo a pre-employment physical examination in compliance with Department of Transportation and a drug screen.
Only qualified individuals with recent and verifiable work histories need apply.
No agencies or recruiters please!
Costa Fruit and Produce Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Costa Fruit and Produce Co. is an industry leader and has provided fresh produce grocery items, and specialty food to New England's finest restaurants and eateries.
Come join us as we approach our 70th year in business!
Costa Fruit & ProduceCosta Fruit & Produce Co. is a privately-owned warehouse and distribution company located in Charlestown MA. Costa Fruit and Produce Co. is an industry leader and has provided fresh produce grocery items, and specialty food to New England's finest restaurants and eateries. Come join us as we approach our 70th year in business!