Kona CDL A Driver

Feb 07 2024
Hawaii Foodservice Alliance (HILO) |Keaau|Full Time, $30.00 / hour
Category: Transportation
Job Description

New opportunity at HFA as we continue to grow and broaden our platform throughout the islands! We are seeking experienced CDL A Drivers looking to grow with us! As a Driver at HFA, you will use company trucks to travel between customer accounts and safely delivery and pick up perishable products. The ideal candidate is someone who is a team player and passionate about providing great customer satisfaction. Must maintain a valid Driver’s License, PUC Medical Certificate, and clean driving record.
Position based in Kona. Must be able to work weekends

THE OPPORTUNITY

  • Safely practice driving, operation of delivery trucks, and appropriate methods for lifting and loading product, supplies and equipment.
  • Deliver perishable food products to customer accounts.
  • Utilize lift gates, two wheeled trucks and/or pallet jacks.
  • 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 CDL License
  • Complete PUC medical requirements
  • Clean and verifiable driving history
  • Flexibility to work various schedules a must
  • Knowledge of local and heavy weight routes around Big Island
  • Experience driving 40-45-foot containers
  • Experience working in tight spaces
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management, customers, port representatives
  • Ability to obtain TWIC credential

BENEFITS

  • Starting Pay: $30.00/hour
  • On the Job Training
  • Free Healthcare
  • 401(k) Plan with matching
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts (e.g. Gym membership, Cellular service, Legal Assistance plan)

HFA is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.