Palmer Food Services CDL A Shuttle Driver - Signing Bonus! in Rochester, New York
This position is eligible for a $2,000 sign-on bonus
Why Palmer Food Services?
We offer competitive wages and a generous benefit package that contributes a significant amount to your total compensation and your personal well-being. Additionally, there are opportunities to distinguish yourself and move up in our established company through excellent performance and by contributing to our company mission, vision, and values. We value each member of our diverse and talented team - because at Palmer Food Services, our associates are our unfair advantage.
What We Value:
Honesty & Integrity
Service & Excellence
Collaboration & Teamwork
Family & Community
Dependability & Loyalty
What You Will Do:
Perform all required safety checks including inspections of tractor/truck and trailer according to DOT regulations; inspected tractor/truck and trailer to ensure they meet company safety standards and take appropriate action as needed.
Report all safety issues and/or repairs as needed.
Follow all DOT regulations and company safe driving guidelines and policies. Immediately report any and all safety hazards.
Inspect trailer for properly loaded and secured freight.
Drive and deliver trailers according to predetermined route schedule.
Perform hook/unhook procedures per safety guidelines. Park and store tractor trailers in designated areas. Ensure all equipment and freight are appropriately locked and/or secured all times.
Complete daily record of hours of services and enter in login in accordance with Federal DOT, state, and company requirements.
Perform general housekeeping duties in tractor, loading dock area and keep trailers clear and clean and required.
Perform all other related duties as assigned.
What You Need:
High School diploma or GED.
Clean CDL Class A license.
Minimum of 1-2 years of prior delivery experience.
Must have the ability to lift product weighing up to 100 lbs on a consistent basis.
Required to climb in and out of a commercial vehicle and operate in a safe manner.
Must be able to walk, bend, lift on a regular basis.
Benefits of working Full-Time at Palmer Food Services:
Base rate of $25 or more, based on experience
Make up to $60,000 - $70,000+ with overtime opportunities
Earned-Time Pay Structure
Performance-Based Pay Progression
On the job training and development
Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
Paid Benefit Time (PTO, Holiday and Sick)
401k Retirement Plan with Employer Matching
Eligibility for Annual Profit-Sharing Bonus
15% Employee Discount on Retail Grocery Items (Includes Fresh Meat & Seafood)
Associate Discounts on Warehouse Food Products
Employee Appreciation Events
And much more
Salary Range: $23.10 to $25/hour based on experience