Victory Packaging Commercial Driver in Houston, Texas
Opportunity Summary: The Commercial Driver position for Victory Packaging typically involves driving a company owned vehicle to deliver our product to our customers. Drivers will primarily make daily deliveries in our local area, covering distances of less than 50 miles between customer locations. Routes driven are considered “short haul” and intrastate (less than 150 air-miles radius).
How you will impact Victory Packaging:
Operate trucks for the local delivery, pick-up and relocation of product and materials.
Perform required maintenance of vehicle.
Maintain required reports, including maintenance and time records.
Provide outstanding customer service during delivery and pick-up operations.
Follow all safety rules for equipment and material handling as required by DOT, OSHA and Company safety program.
Inspect all materials received for order accuracy and quality.
Communicate effectively with operations staff about customer concerns and inventory issues.
Assist with loading materials onto truck.
Assist with unloading materials returned to Victory.
Utilize material handling equipment, such as fork lifts and hand trucks.
Coordinate last minute or unscheduled deliveries to meet customer needs.
Restock or clean warehouse when not driving route
Pull orders or conduct manual inventory checks
Other duties as assigned
What it takes to succeed:
Valid, state driver’s license with no motor vehicle violations within last 12 months
High school diploma or equivalent
Commercial Divers License required (Class A)
Meet and maintain all DOT related requirements
One or more year(s) experience as a truck driver
General fluency in English required, verbal and written
Basic computer literacy preferred
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.
Perform job duties in severe weather conditions: heat, cold, rain, etc.
Sit and drive for longer than 6 hours of time without assistance
Lift 50 pounds repeatedly and without assistance or equipment
Utilize all material handling equipment without assistance
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision and ability to adjust focus.
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. The work environment is usually moderate to noisy.
NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.