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Delivery Driver-CDL

Company: GMS
Location: Harrison
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

GMS is the leading North American distributor of gypsum wallboard, acoustical ceiling products and other specialty building materials. Founded in 1971, GMS now operates a network of more than 250 distribution centers nationwide. For more information about GMS, visit or any one of our subsidiary company websites. Duties & Responsibilities: * Inspect truck/trailer for defects for safe operation * Safely load building materials onto flatbed or boom truck and unload products at commercial & residential job sites * Deliver materials to assigned area as directed by the customer while prioritizing personal safety and the safety of those around you * Maintain records required for compliance with State and Federal regulations * Must report all accidents involving driver or company equipment Other Competencies: * Ability to self-manage, show initiative and be proactive * Communicate professionally, both verbally and in writing to coworkers and customers Requirements: * Must have a valid commercial driver's license * Class A License strongly preferred, Class B accepted * Must have a clear three year Motor Vehicle Report * Must have knowledge of Department of Transportation regulations * High School diploma or GED preferred * Boom or Crane experience preferred Physical Demands: * Must be able to remain in stationary position while driving commercial vehicle 40% * Must be able to lift heavy building materials up to 80 lbs. for load/unload * Constantly, moving from unloading materials from commercial motor vehicle onto job site * Constantly, operates commercial motor vehicle and/or boom vehicle * Constantly, positions self to unload materials from flatbed or boom * Must be able to judge distance while delivering materials and/or operating boom * Frequently moves materials weighing up to 80lbs while unloading flatbed * Must be able to communicate with management and coworkers and be able to exchange accurate information in these situations. * Constantly working in outside environment while making deliveries Mental Demands: * Must be able to prioritize job sites and deadlines * Must be able to manage stress depending on customer's deadline * Must be able to multitask * Must be able to receive information and directions * Must be able to quickly communicate solutions if problems occur * Must be able to demonstrate a high degree of sound judgement Company Benefits: * Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability & Life Insurance * 401k * Paid holidays & vacation days * Competitive compensation This job description is subject to change at any time. Launch your career with a national building materials distributor and discover opportunities for growth and advancement. Our people have the independence and authority to make a difference. We invest in relationships, and every person is important. Our highest priority is serving others. We passionately pursue a safe work environment along with a relentless focus on operational excellence. We believe you can never go wrong doing the right thing. Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: GMS, Grand Rapids , Delivery Driver-CDL, Hospitality & Tourism , Harrison, Michigan

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