United Natural Foods Class A Driver - $28/HR + Incentives and Sign On Bonus (Iowa City, IA) in Iowa City, Iowa
Class A Driver - $28/HR + Incentives and Sign On Bonus (Iowa City, IA)
United States of America, Iowa, Iowa City
Post Date Aug 31, 2023
Requisition # 156435
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$5,000 sign-on bonus!
The essential functions and basic duties of the CDL Driver are to perform pre and post trip inspection of their vehicle utilizing knowledge of safe and effective loading and handling procedures. As a Delivery Driver, you are also responsible for delivering and unloading products, reviewing paperwork for completeness and accuracy, checking orders for correct number of boxes, correcting addresses and support documentation, completing time cards, entering trip data into on-board computer, and completing paper logs if necessary.
Wages and Benefits
Regional Driving - Be at home more often
6 paid holidays per year
Annual pay increases, $28.75/hr after 1 year of service, $30/hr after 2 years of service
Weekend rate is an additional $3.50 per hour, $5.25 for OT
$5000 Sign on bonus. $2500 paid @ 90 days and $2500 paid at 180 days. Must be employed at time of each bonus to receive.
After 90 days, weekly accrual of 3.07 Paid Time Off (PTO) hours
Average of 43 to 46 hours per week
2 to 3 routes per week based out of Iowa City for dispatch, with 1 to 2 layovers
All trailers are equipped with power jacks, dock and lift gate deliveries
Paid hotel stays
Meal per diems
Excellent benefits, safety bonuses, and more.....
Additional Functions Include:
Complying with FMCSA regulations
Delivering and unloading products utilizing equipment, including tractor trailer, ramps, lift gates, pallet jacks, load bars, and other devices which assist delivery
Operating vehicle safely within UNFI guidelines minimizing accidents, traffic violations, and complaints from the public
Reporting any accident immediately to the Transportation Manager/Department
Keeping vehicles well maintained, safe, and secure; reporting any defects promptly using DCVR form
Picking up supplies and back hauls from vendors while completing related paperwork
Addressing and resolving customer problems as appropriate
Ensuring customer orders arrive in quality condition and correspond precisely to the initial order
Communicating professionally with customers and vendors
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Valid medical card as prescribed by the Federal Motor Carrier Administration and a valid state specific Commercial Driver’s License (Class A and CDL Drivers require respective licensing)
Ability to pass a written exam and road test
Basic knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) law and mandates and understanding of UNFI’s safety standards
Must be at least 21 years of age
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.
Company Name: United Natural Foods Inc.
Work Indicator: Onsite
Pay Rate: $28.00
UNFI anticipates paying the above-referenced pay rate (or within the above-referenced pay range) for this position. Actual Pay, where applicable, will depend on a number of factors, including, but not limited to, education, experience, training, and any requirements under applicable collective bargaining agreements. UNFI is committed to transparency in pay in compliance with applicable state and local laws.
For Washington positions (or positions that may be performed remotely from Washington), Click HERE for Washington-specific paid time off details.
Candidates hired into this position will also be eligible to participate in the following benefits programs: Paid Time Off; Sick Time; paid holidays and parental leave; 401K Program; medical, dental, vision, life, and accidental death/dismemberment insurance; short-term and long-term disability insurance program, Flexible Spending Account and/or Health Savings Account, subject to meeting the eligibility requirements and the terms and conditions of these programs, and subject to any requirements under applicable collective bargaining agreements.
Sales Positions Only: For sales positions that are commission-based, the above range is an estimate of total potential commission-based compensation during an associate’s first year, but UNFI offers an introductory period minimum of $680 per week. After the introductory period, as a 100% commission-based role, there is no set salary. UNFI’s commission plans are uncapped and average earnings vary depending on territory and sales achieved, among other factors.
UNFI’s compensation, benefits, and paid time off policies are subject to change in the Company’s sole discretion, consistent with applicable law. This job posting should not be construed as an offer of employment with certain terms, nor should it be construed as a guaranteed minimum.