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Lead Driver


Bloomington, MN

Job Description:

Job Summary: The Lead Driver's primary role is the safe and timely delivery of The Winebow Group's product to the end user. Essential Functions: 1. Ability to operate and maintain equipment in a safe manner at all times. 2. Assist the manager in ensuring all drivers are following proper company policies & procedures. 3. Check all paperwork and returns to verify correctness. 4. Ensure all vehicles are being maintained properly and Preventative Maintenance schedules are adhered to. 5. Assist in training new drivers of routes, paperwork, safety protocol, and any other pertinent information as assigned by manager. 6. Relay all messages from the manager to the drivers as needed. 7. Report any route, equipment, or driver problems to the manager timely and as they occur. 8. Assist the manager in preparing annual performance evaluations on other drivers. 9. Operate company owned and/or leased trucks on various routes to facilitate shipping, receiving, delivery, and/or pickup for smooth day to day operations of Winebow products. 10. Perform all required "user maintenance" and complete required reports to the manager on time. 11. Provide outstanding customer service during delivery and pickup operations. 12. Operate all Material Handling Equipment safely. 13. Maintain all required certifications required by company safety programs under DOT and OSHA. 14. Maintain and protect all property entrusted in excellent condition 15. Arrives to work, meetings, appointments and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled. 16. Meets agreed upon goals and objectives effectively and in a timely manner. Other Functions: 1. Follows all safety policies and procedures. 2. Communicates hazards and/or suggests improvements to manager. 3. All other duties as assigned. Equipment/Machinery Used: Manual pallet jack, Electric pallet jack (when duly certified), Magliner hand truck, delivery truck Working Conditions: Prolonged sitting, driving, ability to work in severe weather conditions; both heat and cold, extended travel by truck. Physical Requirements: Manual dexterity, visual acuity, reaching, bending, and lifting and moving up to 50 lbs. Minimum Requirements: 1. High School Diploma or GED required 2. Valid Commercial Driver's License required 3. Current unexpired DOT Medical Card 4. A minimum of 2 years' experience as commercial truck driver

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Saturday, November 21st
Type of Work:
Full Time
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