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MRA THE MANAGEMENT ASSOC INC Driver and Warehouse Associate in Davenport, Iowa

Company: River Bend Food Bank

Job Title: Driver and Warehouse Associate

Location: Davenport, IA

Position: Part-time or Full-time

SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

River Bend Food Bank is looking for a Driver and Warehouse Associate. A CDL license is required. This position is responsible for operating commercial vehicles to pick up and deliver product within the River Bend Foodbanks (RBFB) service area and performs warehouse duties.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Safely operates a commercial vehicle between the RBFB warehouse and agency site.
  • Loads and unloads product from trucks, operating a forklift or pallet jack, as needed.
  • Inspects product donations to ensure compliance with safety and sanitation standards prior to loading/unloading.
  • Helps to pick/fill, pack, label and process paperwork for orders and deliveries.
  • Delivers excellent customer service to donors and partner agencies, answering questions and providing information, as requested.
  • Complies with policies and procedures for safe operations and reports concerns needing urgent attention promptly to management.
  • Complies with RBFBs Food Safety Program and all ServSafe food handling requirements.
  • Performs routine inspections, cleaning and basic maintenance of warehouse facilities, equipment and vehicles, as directed.
  • Cultivates positive relations with agencies, drivers, Foodbank staff, volunteers, donors and other members of the public.
  • Maintains vehicle mileage and fuel logs, in accordance with RBFB and regulatory policies and procedures.
  • Ensures RBFB vehicles receive the routine inspection and maintenance, in accordance with the manufacturers recommendations and warranty requirements.
  • Maintains compliance with licensure, certifications and physical requirements in accordance with RBFB policies and state and federal D.O.T./FMCSA regulatory requirements.
  • Cultivates positive relations with agencies, program participants, staff, volunteers, donors and other members of the public.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High school or equivalency degree, plus positive work history and previous commercial vehicle experience , preferably in a food distribution or food-related environment.
  • Possession of a valid Class A or B commercial drivers licenseand the ability to meet insurability requirements for operating an organization vehicle required.
  • Previous forklift and warehousing experience preferred.
  • Ability to obtain ServSafe certification.
  • Strong work ethic and self-initiative.
  • Strong sense of teamwork with effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment and follow instructions.
  • Accurate data entry and basic math skills.
  • Ability to work occasional evenings and Saturdays, with limited overtime.
  • Willingness to support the mission of the organization and to help end hunger in our area.
  • Ability to successfully complete a pre-employment criminal background investigation, D.O.T.-compliant driving and safety record verification and drug test.

If you have prior driving experience and possess a CDL, what are you waiting for?! River Bend Food Bank could be your next employer and career. Apply today!

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