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CDL Driver - Class A or B

Follett Corporation Alpharetta, GA
  • Posted: over a month ago
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Requirements

- Outstanding customer service skills a must

- High School Diploma or GED certificate required

- One (1) year verifiable commercial driving experience required

- Minimum of twenty-one (21) years of age

- Possess valid CDL license with air brake endorsement

- Ability to pass a drug/alcohol screen, Motor Vehicle Record review, criminal background review, and DOT physical examination indicating physical essential functions of the job can be performed

- Ability to drive a vehicle weighing up to 33,000 GVW

- Ability to walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, sit and/or stand for extended periods of time, and occasionally climb

- Ability to lift/carry up to 70 lbs

- Ability to push & handle rolling book cases weighing up to 400 lbs on a repetitive basis

- Ability to transport boxes of books weighing between 25-100 lbs up and down stairs with provided equipment

- Must be able to read road maps and follow directions

- Some overtime, weekend, and overnight availability occasionally required

- Strong team play with the ability to get along with co-workers

- Good verbal/written communication, math and reading skills required

Follett Book Fairs are exciting, literacy-focused school events that provide students, parents and teachers access to the very best grade-level appropriate titles from the top publishers in the world. These week-long "pop-up" events allow families to build their home libraries, while helping raise funds to support school and parent organizations.

We are looking for customer service orientated Drivers to join our quickly growing Book Fairs team. In this role you will be responsible for the delivery and pickup of books and supplies that create strong, independent readers who excel in school and life.

You will deliver and pickup at schools in city, suburban and rural locations during standard business hours, returning home same day. Your typical work week will be Monday through Friday. Pickup and delivery require loading and unloading of company trucks at Follett Facilities and schools, utilizing all safety procedures during this process. You will obtain your daily manifest and inspect your truck and equipment prior to leaving the facility.

These full-time positions offer medical, dental and vision benefits, Paid Time Off, a generous discount program, and company matching 401k.

All Drivers will be given proper equipment including uniforms and must maintain a professional appearance. Follett Book Fairs Drivers adhere to all Company, local, state, and federal rules and regulations inclusive of, but not limited to, DOT, OSHA, etc.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

- Work with supervisor to deliver and pickup fairs in an efficient, cost effective manner

- Adhere to the routes that are planned by the Routing Coordinator

- Work closely with supervisor to ensure customer service standards are maintained

- Load and unload trucks with or without assistance of mechanical devices

- Inside delivery and pickup of product from schools, as scheduled, in a courteous and professional manner

- Complete and maintain accurate and legible records in a timely manner to include, but not limited to, DOT Logs, trip sheets, fuel tickets, road expenses, and other paperwork as required

- Adhere to all Company, local, state and federal rules/regulations inclusive of but not limited to, DOT, OSHA, etc

Follett Corporation

Why Work Here?

Follett Corporation has immediate openings for Book Fair Order Fillers. Great work environment and competitive pay! No resume required!

Follett has been a trusted partner to Pre-K and K-12 schools, districts, and college campuses for more than 146 years, taking care of the critical details that make it easier for schools to run, teachers to teach and students to learn. Every day, we serve over half of the students in the United States, and work with 80,000 schools as a leading provider of education technology, services and print and digital content. We're higher education's largest campus retailer and a hub for school spirit and community as we operate nearly 1,100 local campus stores and over 1,600 virtual stores across the continent. Our vantage point and presence in the market – from early childhood all the way through higher education – gives us a unique perspective to know what teachers are teaching and how students are learning; to know what professors are adopting; to know what college students are buying, and to know how they are acquiring content and interacting with new technologies and retail environments available to them. We're more than just a book company, we're a gateway to knowledge—harnessing our insights to help improve student outcomes and shape the future of education as we know it.

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