TX-FreshPack Produce Inc. – Class A

FreshPack Produce, Inc. is a leading independent regional wholesale distributor of fresh fruits and vegetables with distribution centers in Denver-CO and Dallas-Texas.

We are currently looking for Local and OTR Drivers Class A at our Grand Prairie, TX location.

SUMMARY:

This position is responsible for driving a truck on established routes to deliver product, render services, collect payment and provide exceptional customer service. Delivery routes will include a variety of locations in the Grand Prairie/Dallas metro area and surrounding counties.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Daily job responsibilities/functions to include, but not limited to:
  • Drives truck to deliver such items as perishable foods.
  • Collects money from customers and records transaction on customers invoice.
  • Collects or picks up unsold merchandise.
  • Load trucks
  • Unload and stack product according to established instruction per account.
  • Obtains customers signature on invoice for delivery or pick up.
  • Clean inside of truck
  • Performs daily routine vehicle condition report on truck and or trailer.
  • Must comply with company policies and D.O.T. regulations (ie. driver log books).
  • Other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES :

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Good client/customer service skills.
  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Ability to work effectively with a team.
  • Ability to work independently as needed to support the group effort.
  • Ability to operate pallet jack and forklift a plus.
  • Ability to operate both standard and automatic vehicles.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be at least (21) years old
  • Must have at least (1) year verifiable tractor trailer experience for Class A license
  • No DUI/DWI/DWAI’s in the past (5) years
  • No felony convictions in the past (5) years
  • All previous suspensions listed on the candidates DMV record will be evaluated on a case by case by the Transportation Safety Manager
  • No possession charges in the last (3) years
  • No more than (3) moving violations in the past (36)
  • Candidate must pass all minimum pre-employment requirements on their driving record listed above (background & drug screen)

HOW TO APPLY:

Please, come and apply onsite to fill an application - or send us an email with your resume:

- onsite between 8AM and 4PM from Monday to Friday.

Freshpack Produce Inc.

1125 Isuzu Parkway

Grand Prairie, TX 75050

HOURS OF WORK:

Days and hours vary. Must be flexible to meet the needs of the department .

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of the job (see attached). While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk, use hands and finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, reach with hands and arms, climb in and out of trucks and trailers, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit for a long period while driving. The employee must regularly lift and or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift or move up to 25 to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to wet and or humid conditions, extreme cold, and extreme heat. Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Employees must be able to operate both standard and automatic vehicles. This job description is not an employment agreement or contract. Management has the exclusive right to alter the scope of work within the framework of this job description at any time without prior notice.

BENEFITS

  • Paid orientation/training.
  • Full benefits package available (medical/dental & vision- plus flexible spending, short term disability, long term disability & life insurance).
  • 401(K) plan with company match available.

FRESHPACK PRODUCE INC., IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Driving: 1 year
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