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Performance Food Group Route Night Driver CLA - Ypsilanti, MI in Ypsilanti, Michigan

44733BR

Job Title:

Route Night Driver CLA - Ypsilanti, MI

Location:

Eby Ypsilanti (4012)

Job Description:

Eby-Brown, a Performance Food Group Company, has been delivering solutions to customers daily for more than 125 years. As a leading wholesale distributor to the convenience industry, we partner with our customers providing dedicated resources that become a part of their team. At Eby-Brown we are a close-knit family of problem solvers and leaders. Eby employees are unmistakably focused on providing our customers with superior service at competitive prices to build exceptional relationships. We all accept individual responsibility to fulfill our customers’ needs to the best of our abilities. It takes exceptional people to build exceptional relationships.

Position Summary:

Learns to and gains experience to drive a tractor trailer and/or straight truck on intrastate and interstate routes for the purpose of delivering and/or unloading various food and food related products to customers in a safe and timely manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. Routes may be local, over the road (OTR), shuttles and/or overnight. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and performs any duty assigned to best serve the company.

Position Responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Attends and successfully completes PFG Driver Trainee Dock to Driver Training Program as required. Perform “pre-trip safety check” inspection of truck and trailer according to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations; inspect cab and trailer to insure they meet company quality standards and take appropriate action as needed.

  • Perform count check of items and check customer invoices of products that have been loaded. Check and complete in an accurate and in legible fashion all the required paper work associated with freight.

  • Move tractor to the loading dock and attach preloaded trailer as needed.

  • Rides-with, assists with deliveries as required. Drive to and deliver customer orders according to a predetermined route and delivery schedule.

  • Unload products from the trailer transport items into designated customer storage areas.

  • Perform damage control checks on items and contact supervisor about removing orders according to company policy.

  • Verify delivery of items with customer and obtain proper signatures. Collect money (cash or checks) where required.

  • Load customer returns on to trailer and secure trailer doors.

  • Unload damaged goods and customer returns at the driver check-in dock and complete necessary paperwork.

  • Unload pallets, insulated blankets, Power Walker / Hand carts and remove trash from trailers as required.

  • Complete daily record of hours of service and enter in log in accordance with Federal DOT, state and company requirements.

  • Perform “post trip safety check” on the vehicle, secure tractor and trailer and / or “Red Tag” for repair or maintenance as needed.

  • Perform general housekeeping duties in cab, loading dock area and keep trailers clear and clean as required. At the end of the shift secure all equipment and complete all necessary paperwork.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Req Number:

44733BR

Address Line 1:

2085 E.Michigan Ave

Job Location:

Ypsilanti, Michigan (MI)

Shift:

2nd Shift

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

EEO Statement:

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the "Company") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy (http://pfgc.com/Policy) ; (2) the "EEO is the Law" poster (http://pfgc.com/Poster) and supplement (http://pfgc.com/Supplement) ; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement (http://pfgc.com/PayTransparency) .

Division:

VISTAR

Job Category:

Transportation

Preferred Qualifications:

• Foodservice distribution industry experience

• Onboard computer and electronic log system experience (i.e. PeopleNet)

• Hand-held point of delivery scanning system experience (i.e. POD)

• Customer service related work experience

State:

Michigan

Company Description:

Vistar is the nation’s leading provider of candy, snacks, beverages, and other convenience and frozen foods. For more than four decades, Vistar has served customers spanning vending and coffee service distributors, theaters, big box retail stores, concessions, and the hospitality industry. Vistar operates more than 20 distribution centers and 11 Merchant’s Marts throughout the country.

Eby-Brown is a leading national distributor to the convenience industry, delivering award-winning foodservice and merchandising, valuable technology, and indispensable insight to more than 10,000 c-store retailers across North America. At Eby-Brown, convenience distribution isn’t just we do, it’s all we do. Headquartered in the suburbs of Chicago, we are one of the largest wholesalers in the industry, wholly-focused on convenience stores. Our service area encompasses 21 states, working from 10 distribution centers in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

Required Qualifications:

• High school diploma/GED or state approved equivalent

• Valid CDL A or B

• Must be 21 years of age

• Meet all State licensing and/or certification requirements (where applicable)

• Clean Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) for past 3 years

• Pass post offer drug test and criminal background check

• Pass road test

• Attains or has valid current DOT Health Card and/or able to secure new DOT Health Card

• Able to hand-lift and utilize two-wheeler, lift gate and/or other equipment to move and/or stack product cases/freight of varying size and weight throughout shift; product generally ranges from between 10-35 pounds and up to between approximately 60 and 90 pounds, depending on the location

Required Experience:

• Internal applicants: 1 year of service in good standing, attain CDL Permit and DOT Health Card

• Driver School applicants: 0-6 months experience with a CDL Permit

• Entry Level applicants: 6-12 months with a CDL Permit

Benefits:

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Compensation:

27.00

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