Delivery Driver CDL A (Kauai)

Nov 20 2021
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 nearly 20 years that specializes in highly perishable foods sourced locally and from the West Coast United States.  HFA services clubs, grocers, retailers and convenience stores throughout the Hawaiian Islands. We offer free healthcare for our Team Members (and partial subsidy for family members).

We are seeking experienced CDL A Drivers!  Starting pay $27/hour (based on experience)

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Start working in early mornings 3-4am and possible weekends (8-hour shifts).
  • Safely drive and operate 26-foot straight trucks and/or 40-45-foot trucks.
  • Load and unload shipments for delivery and pick-ups.
  • Adhere to cleanliness and safety requirements.
  • Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and report preventative maintenance.
  • Plan routes and meet delivery schedules.
  • Document and log work/rest periods.
  • Comply with truck driving rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures.
  • Maneuver trucks into loading or unloading positions.
  • Report defects, accidents or violations.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Valid Class A CDL.
  • Complete PUC medical requirements.
  • Clean and verifiable driving history.
  • Knowledge of local and heavy weight routes around Kauai.
  • 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 (approximately 80% driving, 20% operations).
  • Willing and able to drive other vehicles as needed (CDL B and Box Truck).
  • Pay will not fluctuate based on duties.

BENEFITS

  • Competitive Pay
  • On the Job Training
  • Free Healthcare
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Weekly Food Giveaway
  • 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.  Come join our company and keep Hawaii fed.

HFA has a dedicated Health Team and is committed to a safe and healthy work environment. We continuously monitor the evolving and dynamic threat posed by COVID and its variants and make policy and operational adjustments accordingly in an effort to protect your health and wellbeing.