Route Relief Driver @ Purity Dairies Madison, AL

Company Name:
Dean Foods
Job Title
Route Relief Driver @ Purity Dairies Madison, AL
Dean Foods
Madison, AL
High School
Career Level
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type
Full Time
Travel Required
0 - 10%
Open Date
Job Description
Spend time with your family, friends and home EVERY night!
Work for a strong local and national brand: We've been in Nashville since 1925, when we started as Purity Dairy, then becoming a proud part of Dean Foods Company.
Work safely: From our safe and modern fleet to rewards for safe performance, we put safety in the driver's seat.
Take pride in your work: Our employees are proud of the wholesome, pure and innovative products we make and deliver to the Nashville and surrounding markets.
Dean Foods - Nashville, TN, a licensed manufacturer of Purity Dairies is accepting resumes for Route Sales Relief Driver. We are seeking an individual to deliver products to established routes within the Madison, AL and surrounding area. We are looking for a self-motivated, conscientious individuals who is quality minded with good math, great communication and people skills. The ideal candidate is self-starting, flexible, assertive and has the ability to safely perform multiple job functions at one time.
The Route Relief Driver is responsible for operating a tractor-trailer or straight truck to deliver dairy products to customers in assigned route. Position involves loading, ordering, delivering, product accounting and other functions involved in servicing a variety of customers.
Employee Referral Bonus program
Plus Benefits; Medical, Dental, Vision, FREE Life Ins. and much more
Pension Plan with company contributions, plus 401K
Employee Discounts, service awards and much more
Job Description:
Deliver and service major accounts as well as perform other deliveries that may occur
Learn and maintain knowledge of all products sold
Promote the entire line of Purity Dairy and Dean Foods products
Represent the company with integrity at all times
Maintain route books and route accounting completely and accurately
Observe all company and DOT rules and regulations.
Job Requirements
Job Requirements:
Possess Current Class B / Permit license
Able to lift up to 50 pounds repeatedly throughout the day
Able to pass and maintain all DOT physical examination, drug / alcohol screen and medical card requirements
Know how to conduct pre- and post- trip inspections of equipment and keep mechanics informed of any issues
Knowledge of and know how to complete DOT Compliance paperwork and log books including use of onboard computer system (XATA)
Have a clean driving record for the last five years
Be able to accurately complete fuel and mileage reporting
Write legibly
Be able to work alone, keep a schedule, and be self-motivated
Neat in appearance and wear company uniform while on duty
Have the ability to maintain self-control under various circumstances
Be willing to work with Distribution Manager/Sales persons and follow direction
Be able to trouble shoot on your own
Balance being assertive and being a team player at all times
Have knowledge of the Intermec Handheld and printers or other similar equipment
Have a complete and current driver file with all qualifications needed on record
Be willing to pass and complete random drug testing when called on
Dean Foods Company is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V

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