Job ListingOver the Road Driver - Class A

City
Denver
State
Colorado
Title
Job ListingOver the Road Driver - Class A
Description

Would you like to make a difference in your community while pursuing your career passion? Food Bank of the Rockies is seeking a Over the Road Driver to join our team!

More than 65 million pounds of food flow through our operation every year, feeding hungry families in our surrounding communities. Our small and mighty team of 100+ employees across four locations, collectively serves 30 counties in Colorado and the entire state of Wyoming. We provide more than 145,000 meals each day to our friends and neighbors facing hunger.

The Over the Road Driver is responsible for delivering and picking up food product from various locations in the Denver metro area, northwest Colorado and Wyoming. This position is responsible for ensuring that all deliveries are in accordance with Feeding America requirements and FBR policies. This role regularly interacts with volunteers, partner agencies and the general public.

End date
Opportunity type
Job
Job responsibilities

What You’ll Do:
•Loads the truck with outbound food product according to delivery specifications and within FBR policies
•Drives OTR routes to deliver food product to the respective locations in northwest Colorado and Wyoming 2-3 days per week; approximately four (4) overnight trips per month. Over the road during the week, local pickups on Saturdays.
•Unloads and loads food at the respective location working closely with the FBR team, partner agencies and/or volunteers
•Is responsible for maintaining food distribution in accordance with FBR and Feeding America standards
•Assists with breaking down pallets, disposing of waste and collection or recyclable materials during and after each distribution
•Responsible for maintaining driver logs on Fleetmatics, vehicle inspection and other maintenance schedules according to DOT regulations
•May assist with warehouse duties; record keeping, waste, inventory counts and sanitation, equipment, building and grounds
•Maintains an organized, clean and sanitized cab, cargo area and food handling equipment
•Maintains receipts, invoices and other required paperwork for each site
•Maintains food industry standards and certification for proper product handling, storage, and warehouse sanitation
•Assist with all necessary record keeping of inventory, surplus, and waste; as well as assisting with inventory physical counts
•Assist with other duties as needed.

Application qualifications

•School diploma or equivalent required
•Must possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License and excellent driving record
•Minimum 2 years’ prior experience as Commercial Driver
•Prior experience working in a warehouse environment strongly preferred
•Forklift experience and certification a plus
•Ability to read, write, speak and understand the English language fluently, and communicate verbally and in writing at a professional level; bilingual a plus
•Commitment to fulfilling the mission of FBR; represents the FBR brand in a positive manner internally and externally

Benefits

Food Bank of the Rockies offers a competitive benefits package including health insurance, employee assistant program, paid time off, sick time, flexible schedule, paid holidays and a 401K plan.

How to apply

We value diversity and inclusivity and is thus always looking to diversify our staff with an eye toward race and ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, and age, among other areas. Candidates who bring such diversity are encouraged to apply.

Every one of our employees is a critical part of our success. Will you be the next one to join our team? Please apply today by emailing your resume to [email protected].