Driver CDL A

Giant Eagle, Inc. | Bedford Heights, OH

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Posted Date 4/03/2020

Drivers are responsible for the accurate, damage-free delivery of product via tractor trailers in an efficient and safe manner to fill the Giant Eagle store’s orders, meet delivery schedules, and promote customer satisfaction.

Job Responsibilities

  • Drive tractor trailers in a safe and courteous manner to deliver product to meet customer requirements.
  • Follow all local, state & federal driving laws and DOT regulations and promptly report all driving violations to Company management.
  • Load and unload pallets, product and equipment using pallet jacks according to proper procedures. Push, pull, lift & carry up to 100 lbs. in compliance with all safety rules.
  • Push, pull, lift & carry up to 100 lbs. in compliance with all safety rules.
  • Ability to pass & maintain DOT medical requirements, the ability to read and speak English.
  • Provide excellent customer service by interacting in a professional, friendly, and helpful manner while in the stores.
  • Communicate with Logistics and Warehouse Operations personnel to efficiently facilitate the dispatching process.
  • Communicate with supervision regarding safety, equipment, damaged goods, and any problems or issues that may arise.
  • Perform safety checks on equipment at appropriate times, including trailer temperature checks.
  • Verify that the dock door and the trailer are safe and secured prior to unloading the trailer.
  • Have flexibility in scheduling and the availability to work the times, shifts, days, and overtime necessary to meet the Company’s production needs.
  • Meet and maintain established productivity standards.
  • Adhere to all Company policies, procedures and safety rules, including the safe operation of equipment, following all Company policies for the return and delivery process, and helping to maintain a clean, safe working environment.
  • Appropriately follow food safety procedures.
  • Perform other miscellaneous duties as needed and assigned.
  • Ability to pass and maintain DOT medical requirements, and the ability to read and speak English.

Education and Training Required

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Experience Required

  • 1 to 3 years

Experience Desired

  • One plus year(s) Class A CDL driving experience
  • Basic knowledge of DOT regulations
  • City driving experience
  • Electric pallet jack experience a plus

Age Requirement

  • At least 21 years of age


Any Shift

Competencies Required

  • Adaptability
  • Customer Focused
  • Gets Things Done
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Respect for Self and Others

Work Environment

  • Inclement weather (hot/cold, snowy, rainy)

Physical requirements

  • Sitting
  • Writing
  • Data Entry
  • Bending
  • Carrying Up to 100 pounds
  • Climbing
  • Crawl
  • Crouch
  • Driving
  • Grasping
  • Hearing (auditory)
  • Kneel
  • Lifting Up to 100 pounds
  • Loading
  • Operating Equipment
  • Pulling
  • Pushing
  • Reading
  • Reaching
  • Repetitive Motion
  • Sight or Peripheral Vision
  • Standing
  • Stoop
  • Telephone Usage
  • Twisting
  • Communication (verbal)
  • Unloading
  • Walking

Equipment Used

  • Handheld Scanner
  • Intercom System
  • QUALCOMM On-Board Computer System
  • Single Pallet Jack
  • Tractor Trailer


5300 Richmond Road, Bedford Heights, OH 44146

Employment Status:

Full Time

Reports To:

Manager, Transportation West

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