Warehouse Associate/Delivery Driver

Asher's Chocolates
Job Description
This position is a local delivery driver and warehouse picker packer, which entails not only delivery of product to customers, but also selecting orders within the warehouse. No CDL is required for this position.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:                  
·         Must be able to work in a safe and efficient manner at all times.
·         Thorough working knowledge of assigned operational procedures.
·         Ability to understand and communicate verbally and/or in writing any instructions for deliveries to customers.
·         Must be able to possess the competence to load the delivery truck in an efficient manner that will best compliment the delivery route, ensuring that the truck is loaded to ensure that product is stable within the truck.
·         Review of the Safety Checklist prior to each shift, and confirm that the driver’s log is filled out completely and accurately.
·         Operation of box type refrigerated delivery trucks and vans using automatic transmission.
·         Maintain both internal and external truck appearance and sanitation of cargo bay.
·         Resolve customer questions and ensuring customer satisfaction by either contacting Customer Service or Warehouse Manager.
·         Prepare Common Carrier shipments and pull orders as necessary. 
·         Safe operation of shrink wrap machine, electric powered equipment, and manual pallet jacks.
·         Ability to communicate with Manager and/or Lead on any problems with shipments and proactively solve the problem.
·         Responsible for following all Warehouse policies and procedures including GMP’S, QA Checklist, Production Standards, etc.
·         Must bring a positive attitude (can do and what can I do to help) to their job.
·         Bring a positive disposition and attitude when interacting with Asher’s team members and customers at all times.
·         Perform specific tasks as requested and required by Asher’s Management team.
Supervisory Responsibilities:
The Ability to read, write, and comprehend English.
While performing the duties of this job the employee must be willing to stand, walk, pull, push, and lift boxes weighing up to 50 pounds to a height of 5 feet through the entire shift either physically or with the aid of material handling equipment over an eight (8) hour shift.
Ability to pull pallet loads of up to 1700 pounds.
Must maintain a valid Driver’s License, have a safe driving record with no at fault accidents or moving violations within a 5 (five) year period.
Ability to work 1st shift.
High School Diploma or GED Equivalent.
1-3 years related experience and/or formal driver training with certificates and/or diploma. Equivalent combination or education and experience.
Knowledge and Skills:
Must possess the knowledge and understanding of basic driving techniques for various forms of weather conditions, road conditions, and ability to drive both in daylight and nighttime hours.
Travel Requirements:
Local deliveries as business needs dictate.
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
Approximately 60% of work is performed in a manufacturing facility which is climate controlled and may contain allergens. The delivery driver must be able to continuously walk, stand, sit and withstand working in a warehouse with a concrete floor, and extreme temperature changes in the range of 60° degrees to an excess of 100° degrees F.   
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