Morning Delivery Driver - CDL A/B (Oahu)

Dec 31 2020
Category: Wholesale
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!

 

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 retail 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 (2 years minimum).
  • Complete PUC medical requirements.
  • Clean and verifiable driving history.
  • Able to work early mornings and weekends.
  • 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
  • On the Job Training
  • Employer Sponsored Healthcare
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts (e.g. Gym membership, Cellular service, Legal Assistance plan) 

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!