Staples Careers – Lead Delivery Driver and Router

Website Staples

Job Description:

  • Our North American Supply Chain network brings technology and people together in innovative ways to deliver state–of–the–art products, services, and expertise. Our extensive portfolio of opportunities span from traditional inventory, fulfillment and delivery to specialized strategy, automation, engineering, analytics, leadership, and logistics. Our diverse network paired with a continued commitment to and investment in our people, process, platforms and the communities in which we live and serve are the foundation on which we build our bright future.
  • If you are interested in leveraging your talents to drive innovation, customer satisfaction, market growth, personal development and industry change in a dynamic team work environment—please explore the opportunities within our world class Supply Chain team!

Job Responsibilities:

  • Pick up and accept merchandise returns and/or damages
  • When help assigned (Driver or Driver Helper), maintain responsibility for truck and equipment. Lead daily completion of work and report questions/issues to SDO Supervisor right away
  • Conduct Safety training and other Driver training sessions as needed
  • Keep the truck and associated equipment in proper working order; report any problems to the Supervisor
  • Drive the truck in a safe, lawful and courteous manner always remembering that the people will judge us by the way you handle the vehicle
  • Process all non-delivered and customer returns following correct procedures, upon return to the SDO at the end of the day
  • Sort freight, load truck and verify packages against the manifest according to route sequence daily using all equipment necessary including pallet jacks, hand trucks, pallets, skids and hand-held scanners
  • Keep the cab and cargo area clean and free of clutter
  • Have responsibility for and maintain communication with a team of drivers throughout the day and be able to make adjustments as necessary
  • Track and maintain log sheet for hand held package tracking devices
  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip inspections on the vehicle being operated daily prior to leaving from and returning to the SDO
  • Responsible for systematically routing daily deliveries.
  • Train and mentor new delivery drivers and helpers
  • Obtain accurate electronic or paper POD (Proof of Delivery) for each delivery
  • Work as a team member by interacting and communicating with fellow associates in a cooperative, constructive manner
  • Conduct business in a professional and courteous manner and attitude
  • Handles all deliveries for the day and turns all delivery receipts to the appropriate supervisor at the end of the shift
  • Use a hand-held package scanner in the delivery process as required
  • Submit all required-delivery, POD’s, non-delivery, return information and reports to the appropriate Supervisor daily
  • Deliver the merchandise to the customers (Residential and Commercial), in a prompt, safe, business-like manner and friendly manner; top priority should be given to taking care of the customer’s needs
  • Regular attendance
  • Fill in for shift supervisor and for Driver II (Cover Drivers) as needed
  • Conduct consistent check rides and other audits

Job Requirements:

  • The physical demands described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, push/pull, or balance weight for extended periods of time. The employee must frequently lift, move, and/or carry 70 lbs. and occasionally up to a maximum of 100 pounds by hand or may use dolly type equipment to deliver product to customers. Employee will regularly drive a delivery truck and must be able to enter and exit the truck throughout the day. Must be able to enter and/or scan product and customer information into a hand-held scanner (electronic clipboard).

Qualification & Experience:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Must be able to obtain a 6 month minimum DOT medical card
  • 1-3 years of driving experience in a service-oriented position
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Valid driver’s license – (no “major moving violations” as described in the employment application supplement and in accordance with applicable state law)

Job Details:

Company: Staples

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Fort. Worth, TX, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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