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Delivery Assistant-Sitka, Alaska

Food Services of America, Inc. Sitka, AK
  • Posted: July 03, 2019
  • Full-Time

When you join the family of Associates at FSA, you are joining a team which puts the emphasis on you -- the employee -- our most valuable resource. FSA is a great company to work for with full benefits and a supportive atmosphere that rewards initiative and integrity. That's why our associates love it here, and why former employees regularly return after working elsewhere.

Please Join our Sitka team as a Delivery helper!

Competitive wages and full benefit package.

  • Deliver products to customers and perform customer relations functions.
  • Work with Driver to complete multiple stops and cross check products with customer orders.
  • Accurately, safely, and efficiently deliver merchandise using hand-trucks, ramps and/or lift gates to customers on a predetermined delivery route. May include delivering products down stairs and in all types of weather.
  • Operate all working equipment safely and efficiently, including but not limited to hand truck, pallet jack, scanner and printer.
  • Provide the highest level of service and product integrity for every customer by safe and timely delivery of customer orders.
  • Deliver and stack merchandise on customer premises.
  • Accurately record delivery by verifying delivery of items with customers and obtaining proper signatures at the time of delivery.
  • Practice proper body mechanics to ensure safe driving and delivering practices.
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
  • Ability to read/write/record data and perform simple mathematical calculations.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Build and maintain trusted relationships with all customers by providing face-to-face service with each delivery.
  • Ability to read, write, and communicate in English as it relates to the job and safety regulations is required.
  • Ability to pass a background check, pre-employment drug screen.
Physical
  • Frequent standing/walking during delivery activities, up to 2 miles daily.
  • Frequent sitting throughout work shift up to 30 minutes at one time.
  • Frequent lifting using both hands/arms, typical weights 10-60 lbs., occasionally up to 100 lbs.
  • Frequent carrying of 10-75 lbs., occasionally up to 100 lbs., 3-4 feet from pallet to hand truck to off load area.
  • Frequent push/pulling using both hands/arms, approximately 30-100 lbs. exertion, depending on weight of load on hand truck and whether climbing stairs.
  • Frequent bending/crouching/squatting at waist or knees during delivery.
  • Frequent twisting waist/neck in normal range required while driving.
  • Frequent climbing and balancing in and out of cab.
  • Frequent use of feet in operation of foot pedals.
Mental
  • Able to read/write and record data.
  • Able to perform simple mathematical calculations.
  • Able to work independently and exercise independent judgment in completing route.
  • Constant awareness of work surroundings.
  • Close attention to detail.
Work Conditions
  • In truck cab, trailer, or customer location 80% of the time.
  • Exposure to outdoors during delivery 20% of the time.
  • Hazards include: moving vehicles, equipment, slippery surfaces, noise, exhaust fumes and exposure to various weather conditions during delivery activities.
*Constantly over 80% time, Frequently 20-80% time and Occasionally under 20% of time.
EOE Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Protected Veteran/Disability Status

Requisition #: 2019-6503
Working Hours: Must be willing to work any day, any shift
External Company Name: Food Services of America, Inc.
External Company URL: http://www.fsafood.com/

Food Services of America, Inc.

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