Delivery Driver CDL A or B (Hilo)

Apr 20 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 or B drivers!

 

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
  • 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!