Columbia Distributing CDL Delivery Driver Trainee- Class A in Woodmont Beach, Washington
Summary As a probationary Union CDL Driver Trainee (Delivery Helper II), you will train to become a CDL Delivery Driver under the supervision of a Columbia Driver Trainer. Union CDL Driver Trainees will perform driver duties that will allow them to obtain the necessary knowledge and experience to qualify for a Professional CDL Driver position at Columbia Distributing after successful completion of the program. Primary Responsibilities Learn and acquire skills essential to drive a CDL-classed vehicle (A & B) under direct supervision of an assigned Delivery Driver Trainer Learn and exhibit understanding of company SOP\'s, processes, and requirements associated with DOT standards and compliance Actively participates in hands on instruction and training exercises including, being observed during ride-alongs for coaching and feedback Successfully complete a 8-16 week Union CDL Delivery Driver Trainee program depending on skill and aptitude (but no more than 120 days) Assist Delivery Driver on assigned route, delivering and merchandising Company\'s products in a safe, timely and professional manner when needed Develop and maintain positive, cooperative and team-oriented relationships with co-workers Adhere to and follow all Company policies, procedures and governmental regulations including state liquor laws. Provide excellent customer service to all assigned accounts Demonstrate behaviors consistent with those of the Company\'s Core Values at all times Complete all other tasks or projects as assigned Key Competencies Excellent oral and written communication skills Ability to resolve conflict Effective organizational and time management skills Ability to work independently while managing multiple tasks and meet deadlines People Management None Work Environment This job operates indoors and outdoors. Physical Demands Lift/carry and push/pull 35 lbs. repetitively, moving kegs up to 165 lbs. Bend/stoop/crouch/squat/use arms/wrists/hands/grasp Must be able to drive and operate a vehicle Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position, days and hours of work vary and may include weekends; overtime may be required. Travel Local travel only Required Education and Experience Valid CDL Class A Permit (CLP) and DOT Medical Card High school diploma or GED Valid driver\'s license with acceptable driving record Minimum of 21 years of age Preferred Education and Experience Previous grocery or retail experience Previous merchandising or warehousing experience Classification: Non-Exempt Reports to: Delivery Supervisor Columbia Distributing is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.