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Forklift/Delivery Driver

Company: Edward Rose & Sons
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a professional and motivated individual to join our team as a Forklift/Delivery Driver in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The Forklift/Delivery Driver contributes to the success of the warehouse and job site by assisting in receiving inbound orders, preparing outbound deliveries, and operating the company vehicle to deliver materials to surrounding properties.

Other Responsibilities Include (but not limited to):

  • Receive materials from vendors and prepare shipments using forklifts and pallet jacks.
  • Ensure the accuracy of materials before delivery to communities.
  • Store product according to designated storage areas, adjusting storage areas according to shipping needs and updating database.
  • Deliver items by identifying destinations, establishing route, operating the company vehicle, unloading items, and maintaining schedule.
  • Collect materials and load vehicle at warehouse based on delivery schedule. Deliver and unload materials at community site including in apartments (if applicable).
  • Prepare delivery vehicle for operation by inspecting general condition, checking fluid levels and tire pressure, obtaining or scheduling required repairs and validating adherence to road ability standards.
  • Maintain delivery records by tracking shipments, obtaining receipt acknowledgments, recording tracking information when necessary and completing driver log (if applicable).
  • Assist in inventory counts as needed.Requirements, Skills and Abilities:
    • High school diploma or equivalent is preferred.
    • Must possess exceptional organizational and time-management skills along with close attention to detail.
    • Regular attendance, work ethic and strong interpersonal skills are required for success in this position.
    • Presents the ability to execute job duties under stressful circumstances such as last-minute deadlines or other difficult situations.
    • The ability to work cooperatively with others.
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required.
    • Must have a valid chauffeur's and driver's license.
    • Must have OSHA-compliant forklift certification or ability to obtain certification.Employees are required to be honest and trustworthy with a satisfactory background and driving record check to be performed on all applicants being seriously considered.

      We offer our full-time employees:
      • Comprehensive benefits package, including 401(k) with company match
      • Generous paid time off programs
      • Employee referral program
      • Great work environment
      • Opportunities for advancement
      • Discounted apartment homeWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we affirmatively seek diversity in our workplace. We recruit qualified candidates and advance our employees without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, disability, genetic information, ethnic or national origin, marital status, veteran status, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

        Required
        Preferred
        Job Industries
        • Maintenance & Janitorial

Keywords: Edward Rose & Sons, Grand Rapids , Forklift/Delivery Driver, Other , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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