Driver Apprentice (Union position)

Tech Air
White Plains
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Title: Union Driver

Reports To: Branch manager

Position type: Full time

Location: White Plains, NY

Our mission is to provide Nothing But the Best in Products, Services and Solutions to our customers.

Summary: The Driver Apprentice works in the yard loading and learning our products with occasional deliveries. Over time, the Apprentice will move on to more regular and eventually full time Driving responsibilities. The Drive in responsible for the delivery and pick up the correct product as indicated on delivery ticket in compliance with company policy and regulations of OSHA, FDA, EPA, and DOT. All deliveries must be made in a timely and safe manner.

Responsibilities & Accountabilities: (Other duties may be assigned)

Load and unload vehicles safely, accurately, and timely: (50%)

* Loads vehicle as per the delivery tickets received for that day in an accurate and timely manner

* Verifies pre-loaded vehicle inventory is correct and creates manifest prior to departure

* Unload and store empty cylinders in designated areas

* Return cylinders to correct dock/interior storage area based on product type and federal guidelines

Transport and deliver goods to customers in a safe, courteous, ad efficient manner while following all federal and company regulations / guidelines: (50%)

* Contributes to customer satisfaction by completing all assigned deliveries in a safe, courteous, and efficient manner

* Consistently performs pre and post trip vehicle and load inspections

* Completes all required Daily Inspection Reports (DVIR) and mileage/fuel reports

* Operates vehicles in accordance with Federal Motor Carrier Safety regulations and obey all traffic laws

* Communicates with manager any problems with vehicles or deliveries

* Schedules and records vehicle maintenance/service appointments

Skill Profile:

* Excellent communication skills - phone and interpersonal

* Good safety record

* Ability to work independently and under stress

* Exceptional customer service skills.

* Ability to meet deadlines.

* Good attention to detail


* Education: High school diploma or GED

* License/Registrations/Certifications: CDL B with Hazmat Required

* Experience: 2+ years of experience

* Physical Requirements: Ability to regularly lift and maneuver 50 lbs.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

As a condition of employment, qualified candidates must successfully complete a post-offer/pre-employment drug test.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer