Driver CDL A/B (Oahu)

Feb 21 2021
Category: Transportation
Job Description

At HFA, our company culture is built on a foundation of respect, diversity, commitment and partnership. We are a locally owned food distributor, in business over 18 years bringing in perishable foods from the West Coast and distributing them through the Hawaiian island chain.

We are seeking experienced CDL A and B drivers looking for growth!

 

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Handle product, verify count, invoicing, and resolve discrepancies.
  • Safely practice driving, operation of delivery trucks, and appropriate methods for lifting and loading product, supplies and equipment.
  • Safely operate material handling of equipment and dollies.
  • Deliver perishable food products to customer accounts.
  • Utilize lift gates, two wheeled trucks and/or pallet jacks.
  • Participate in employee safety meetings.
  • Participate in periodic and annual staff training in food safety, employee safety and operational programs.
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and report preventative maintenance.
  • Comply with all applicable OSHA regulations and commercial driving requirements as per DOT.
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Valid Class A or B CDL (3 years minimum).
  • Complete PUC medical requirements.
  • Clean and verifiable driving history.
  • Able to obtain TWIC credential.
  • Flexibility to work various schedules a must.
  • Knowledge of local and heavy weight routes around Oahu.
  • Experience driving 26-foot straight truck.
  • Experience driving 40-45-foot containers a plus.
  • Experience working in tight spaces.
  • Accuracy and thoroughness.
  • Able to communicate effectively with management, customers, port representatives.
  • Able to communicate effectively via written, oral, and diagram form.
  • Experience keeping orderly logs.
  • Willing to assist in warehouse as needed.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive Pay
  • Employer Sponsored Healthcare
  • Matching 401(k) Plan
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Work hard, play hard! We offer perks such as gym memberships and employee discounts with partnered phone providers
  • Support for your educational and career goals

In case you were wondering, here’s a little bit about HFA: We provide the staples (e.g., baked goods, fresh milk & eggs) and a variety of quality products to our customers throughout Hawaii - the leading clubs, grocers and retailers. Join us if you like growth in a stable company working alongside happy, enthusiastic individuals!