Delivery Driver CDL A or B (Hilo)

Jul 07 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 19 years. We specialize in highly perishable foods sourced locally and from the West Coast. Throughout the Hawaiian Islands, we service grocers, clubs, convenience and independently owned stores. We offer free healthcare for our Team Members (and partial subsidy for family members). We are seeking experienced CDL A or B drivers! 

Starting pay $24/hour for CDL B Drivers and $28/hour for CDL A Drivers (based on experience) 

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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 or B CDL (2 years minimum).
  • Complete PUC medical requirements.
  • Clean and verifiable driving history.
  • Knowledge of local and heavy weight routes around Hilo and Kona.
  • 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
  • Free Healthcare
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid every Friday
  • Paid Time Off
  • On the Job Training
  • 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 team members!