Route Driver

Prairie Farms | West Allis, WI

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Posted Date 5/03/2020

This person must have or be able to acquire a commercial drivers license and be able to pass a DOT physical including a drug test.


This person must have basic skills in math, reading and writing. Basic math skills include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.


This person is also responsible for the dairy case at their stops on the route. These duties include keeping the stock rotated properly and the appearance of the product acceptable. This person also will have a great amount of customer contact and therefore should have or be able to attain sales skills.


Other duties as assigned by the supervisor will be required.


Position in M-F.  Insurance, paid time off and profit sharing.


Job Requirements

Qualifications/Physical Requirements:

Standing: Dealing with customers

Walking: Working load in trucks up to 75 ft. up to 150/shift

Sitting: Driving up to 100 miles per day

Lift / Carry: Move up to 400 / 35# cases from 12" to 78" up to 66/shift

Push / Pull: Use up to 20# force to move up to 290# satck up to 75 ft. up to 133/shift

Use up to 20# force to move up to 1050# cart up to 75 ft. up to 33/shift


Reaching: Overhead:


Stoop / Bend:

Kneel / Crawl:


Balancing: Wet floors, winter ice

Handle / Finger / Feel: Pick orders from truck stock / stock shelves

Gripping / Grasping: Dairy hook / 2 wheeled hand truck up to 35# force


Other Demands


Talking: Working with customers

Hearing: Working with customers

Color Discrimination: Reading labels, driving

Depth Perception: Driving

Near Vision: Reading orders / Norand computers / labels

Far Vision: Driving

Peripheral Vision: Driving


Environmental Exposures


Inside: 35degree truck / stores / 35 degree store coolers

Outside: Truck to / Outside docks

Extreme Heat:

Noise: Traffic

Vibration: Routine truck driving

Moving Equipment / Parts: Lift gates / dock equipment

Fumes / Dust / Odors: Traffic / cleaning chemicals

High Elevations:

Slippery Surface: Wet floors, winter ice


Equipment/Tools Used


  • Dairy hook
  • 2 wheeled truck
  • 4 wheel dairy cart
  • Refrigerated truck
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