Job Description

Driver - Fortiline - Class A

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Position Summary
To transport materials to customer job sites by applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations. The driver will be responsible for driving to and from designated locations, verifying loads to shipping papers and maintaining proper documentation according to state and federal regulations. In addition, all drivers will assist in the warehouse performing shipping, stocking and receiving of materials.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
* Delivery of material to customer sites in a safe and timely manner
* Understanding and abiding by all DOT regulations and standards (if applicable)
* Responsible for pre and post delivery vehicle inspections and reporting any concerns
* Loading and unloading of trucks
* Receiving and checking accuracy of inventory received from vendors
* Stock and restock inventory materials
* Assist customers
* Pulling orders with 100% accuracy and package safely to load on trucks
* Responsible for maintaining a clean and organized warehouse and yard
* Using various moving equipment to handle large materials
* Ensure forklifts are kept in good and safe working conditions
* Must be friendly and professional when working with customers and co-workers
* Any other duties deemed necessary by the Branch Manager
Experience/Skills/Abilities
* Maintain a valid driver license to make local deliveries, CDL required
* Satisfactory past driving performance and work experience through previous employer’s reference checks * Satisfactory motor vehicle report per Fortiline policy
* Satisfactory driving skills per Fortiline policy
* Excellent customer service skills
* Must be able to work within a team environment
* Must be able to operate a forklift
* Must be able to perform basic mathematical functions
* Must be able to operate a computer
Work Environment & Physical Demands
* Ability to handle physically demanding manual work
* Must be able to work in a warehouse environment (inside and outside)
* Must be able to lift 60+ pounds on a regular basis
* Lifting, standing, reaching and climbing is required on an ongoing basis
Education
* High school diploma or equivalent preferred

Job Expectations

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Customer Service
    • Assist all customers in a friendly, professional, and efficient manner
    • Verify all loads to ensure full and accurate customer deliveries
    • Deliver material to customer sites in a safe and timely manner, including unloading of material at the designated location
    • Engage with customers at delivery location to ensure satisfaction with order fulfillment and material quality  Address customer issues independently or in conjunction with branch associates as required
  • Operations
    • Load deliveries onto truck independently or in conjunction with warehouse associates
    • Pull and prepare orders, including staging for shipment.  Assure product is properly stacked, organized, and secured on pallets
    • Receive, verify, stage and stock/inventory all incoming material
    • Assist with product returns, including product inspection, restock/re-inventory, disposal, etc.
    • Maintain inventory control by collecting stock location orders, printing request, recording amounts of materials or items received or distributed through a computer. May also assist in counting of physical inventory per company and branch procedures
    • Prepare packages for shipment via UPS/FedEx
    • Successfully complete all assigned training within given timeframe
  • Safety
    • Safely utilize PIT (power industrial trucks) equipment (Forklift, Order Picker, Reach Truck etc.) to pull and move product onto trucks and throughout the warehouse.  May be required to use RF scanner depending on branch operating system
    • Ensure security of load before and throughout delivery
    • Conduct pre and post-delivery vehicle inspections and report any concerns to branch management
    • Understand and abide by all DOT regulations and standards (if applicable)
    • Maintain safe and clean work environment by keeping trucks, shelves, pallet area, and work stations neat; sweep, dust and mop. Organize warehouse and work area for orderliness at all times
  • Perform other duties as assigned

BASIC AND PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS (EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE)

  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a delivery driver supporting a warehouse environment is required; warehouse experience including order picking, shipping and receiving and cycle counting is highly desired
  • Must have a minimum Class C license, with a clean driving record
  • Must have previous experience using PIT equipment; current forklift certification is an asset
  • Knowledge of DOT regulations

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, JOB SKILLS, ABILITIES

  • Must present a professional image at all times to customers and vendors
  • Must have proficient computer skills; previous experience with an ERP system (i.e. Eclipse, Mincron) is an asset
  • Must be self-motivated and able to multi-task in a fast-paced and ever-changing industry
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and customer service skills required
  • Must be able to work positively within a team environment
  • Must be able to learn quickly and have a desire to succeed
  • Must have strong organizational and problem-solving skills with the ability to identify solutions with minimal assistance
  • Regular, timely attendance is required to meet customer needs in an efficient and effective manner

Time Type

Full time

At MORSCO, our commitment to excellent customer service is just part of our story.  We’re also dedicated to supporting our most valuable asset, our associates! One of the ways we do this is by offering a variety of high-quality benefits for our associates and their families.

All full-time associates are eligible for the following benefits:

  • Medical and Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Company-paid Life Insurance
  • Short Term Disability
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) - plus paid holidays

Voluntary benefits:

  • Additional Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Cancer/Accident/Heart/Stroke Insurance
  • Vision Insurance

MORSCO is a leading U.S. distributor of commercial and residential plumbing, waterworks and HVAC, with showrooms across the country. Since our inception in November 2011, we've grown rapidly through a series of acquisitions and store openings. MORSCO 's family of brands consists of Morrison Supply, DeVore & Johnson, Murray Supply, Wholesale Specialties, Express Pipe & Supply, Farnsworth Wholesale, and Fortiline Waterworks. In 2018, MORSCO was acquired by The Reece Group, Australia's leading provider of plumbing, HVAC and waterworks products.

MORSCO is an EEO/AA/Disability/Vets Employer



Posted 30+ Days Ago

Full time

REQ-03089

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