Local Driver

We are seeking a dependable local delivery truck driver with excellent customer service skills. As a part of our relocation team you will be responsible for driving a truck on a planned route to ensure deliveries are made on time. You will also assist in the loading and unloading process of goods. Previous warehouse and delivery experience is preferred and a clean driving record is required.

Local Delivery Truck Driver Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Fully understand how to operate and safely drive your assigned delivery vehicle
  • Drive vehicles with a Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW) under 26,000 lbs.
  • Transport pallet goods and household items from place of origin to assigned destination
  • Pick-up loads and organize and inventory goods in an ordered, logical manner
  • Ensure contents are properly secured inside of truck to prevent breakage or damage
  • Safely and efficiently handle and unload goods from truck at selected destinations
  • Obtain signatures or warehouse scans to confirm and complete deliveries with clients and customers
  • Assist warehouse staff and customers with loading and unloading processes
  • Have a strong base knowledge regarding our services
  • Interact with local customers, answer questions and advise them on our services
  • Communicate traffic reports, delays, etc. to dispatch as needed
  • Confirm contents of each shipment load matches the manifest document
  • Perform inspections of your vehicle prior to and following each trip
  • Always ensure your vehicle is kept clean
  • Maintain and service vehicle as needed (refuel, change oil, tire pressure, repairs, etc.)
  • Notify managers of any major maintenance or delivery issues encountered
  • Maintain detailed driving and delivery logs “ELD”
  • Adhere to company rules and regulations
  • Obey all applicable traffic laws and drive in according to the weather/road conditions
  • Comply with ICC and DOT regulations
  • Make safety a priority at all times


Local Delivery Truck Driver Requirements and Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent, preferred
  • Valid driver’s license, required
  • Experience driving a large company van or truck preferred
  • Clean driving record with no moving violations
  • Must pass background check and drug test
  • Skilled and confident driver
  • Comfortable maneuvering and parking a large vehicle
  • Alert, focused, and detail-oriented
  • Physically and mentally fit
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. at a time
  • Experience using hand trucks and electric lifts
  • Proficient using GPS and other routing systems
  • Disciplined, dependable, and resourceful
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong verbal communicator