McLane Company TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEE in Longmont, Colorado
TRUCK DRIVER TRAINEE - (2001508)DescriptionBecoming a McLane teammate is to become part of an honest, stable, andreliable company with 125 years of success. We are looking for teammates withperseverance who will take the extra step for our customers, ourcommunity, and the company. In return, we will pay you well and offer youthe opportunity to go as far in your career as you want to go.A teammate in this position learns the essential functions of the Driver jobincluding the accurate and timely distribution of products to various customerlocations. The Driver Trainee gains exposure to warehouse and otheroperational functions as part of the developmental process of becoming aMcLane Driver.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS / PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:A teammate in this job will train side-by-side with a Driver Trainer toacquire the skills necessary to perform the following functions:Maneuver tractor into position to attach trailer and handle lines to secure.Operates truck in a safe manner in compliance with all local, state, andfederal regulations and company policies.Inspect tractor-trailer equipment for defects pre/post trip and submit DOTinspection report indicating condition.Operates Driver Delivery Handheld (DDH), document deliveryreceipts/product temperatures and exceptions. Inspects trailer to ensureproduct is secure for undamaged transport of product.Rides and trains with Driver Trainer of tractor-trailer to variousdestinations, gaining knowledge of commercial driving regulations andobserving the Driver's skill in starting engine properly, approachingintersections, making turns, backing, parking, and maneuvering vehicleon the road and on customer premises.Maintain driver log (Manual or PeopleNet) according to DOT regulations,documenting delivery receipt, product temperatures and exceptions.Assists the Driver in unloading trailer and delivering product into customerpremises.Provides customer service including on-time delivery of undamaged product,product returns and issuing valid customer credits.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:A teammate in this position must:Have a high school diploma or GED equivalent.Valid Class A commercial driver's license (CDL-A).Be at least 21 years of age.Ability and willingness to select/load/unload and/or deliver ALLproducts that may be ordered by McLane customers.Ability to stand, walk, sit, climb, reach, bend, squat, andstoop to accomplish the essential job functions.Ability to read and comprehend labels, instructions, and bills of lading.Ability to perform mathematical calculations to verify quantities of product.Able to communicate with customers, management, and other teammates.Able to safely drive a tractor-trailer, use a 2-wheeled dolly, ramp, andon board PeopleNet devices.WORKING CONDITIONS:The environment encompasses all areas of a distribution center,transportation department, shop and customer facilities.Working conditions could contain moderate noise, vibration of vehicle andextreme weather conditions depending on climate.Regular and frequent travel, including overnight.WORK SAFE HOME SAFE is one of our mottos at McLane Company. Your safety andability to do your job and get home to your family is why all prospectiveteammates go through a pre-hire screening process.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment withoutregard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genderidentity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.Primary Location: United States-Colorado-LongmontWork Locations:GR200 DC Western2100 East Ken Pratt Blvd Longmont 80504Job: Delivery DriverSchedule: Full-timeShift: 1st - DayEmployee Status: RegularTravel: NoRemote Work: NoEqual Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individualswith disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.