Delivery Driver - CDL A

Nicholas and Company | Salt Lake City, UT

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Posted Date 4/03/2020

If you are interested in working in the food distribution industry, Nicholas and Company is the place. Nicholas and Company believes exceptional products and services start with an extraordinary team. Our team members are considered family. We work tirelessly to preserve our family’s recipe for success. We take pride in our team members and encourage them to take new opportunities. Over the years we have receive a number of different awards for excellence including Utah Business Magazine’s Best Companies to Work For. We are now looking for talented, dedicated individuals to complement and join our team…

Job Overview

The successful Delivery Driver is responsible for the safe and timely delivery and unloading of products to customers within an assigned route. This requires strict adherence to DOT Regulations and Nicholas and Company Safety Policy as well as being able to demonstrate excellent customer service.

Essential Job Functions

·         Perform pre-trip and post-trip in accordance with DOT regulations and Company procedures

·         Obey all traffic rules and immediately report accidents or damage; report repair issues immediately

·         Operate a tractor trailer in traffic and in variable weather conditions

·         Safely operate and deliver product within assigned route schedule using hand cart or by hand

·         Transport product on ramps, stairs and/or docks

·         Place product in designated customer delivery area

·         Meet or exceed productivity levels as set by the Company

·         Immediately notify supervisor for any delivery variance

·         Demonstrate strong customer relations and problem solving skills; report customer issues immediately

·         Able to push, pull, lift up to 100 pounds of product

·         Able to stack and unstack pallets and product by lifting, bending and twisting

·         Maintain sanitary conditions and meet standard hygiene requirements

·         Check invoices for credit terms at each stop and collect funds when needed

·         Collect, sign, and correctly code all invoices

·         Turn in reconciliation sheet along with collected funds and invoices to Driver Check-In on a daily basis

·         Operate PeopleNet computer to rack stops and location

·         Participate in formalized training and successfully pass evaluations



·         Must be 21 years of age

·         Possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License with clean MVR (no more than one ticket)

·         Meet all DOT requirements and possess current medical card

·         One year commercial driving experience

·         Able to read, write and communicate in English as it relates to the job and to safety regulations

·         Must be able to demonstrate basic math skills

·         Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills

·         Must pass pre-employment testing including drug testing, ergonomics testing, and background check

·         Must be able to lift 20-100 lbs. repetitively

Preferred Qualifications

·         Be organized and able to meet deadlines

·         Possess two years of food or beverage delivery experience

·         Able to provide superior service to customers


Drug Free Workplace

NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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