energy | Driver (Atlanta, GA) in Lawrenceville, GA

Driver (Atlanta, GA)

  • Ilitch
  • 413 Constitution Blvd SW
  • Lawrenceville, GA 30046
  • Full-Time
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Job Description

At Little Caesars, we want to be everyday heroes to our customers by making their lives easier. We strive to be HOT-N-READY with perfectly made pizzas, where and when they need us. Ready for their little league teams - whether they win or lose. Ready for their first sleepover or their next all-nighter, romantic date nights and work extra late nights. Birthdays, Tuesdays, or any day when they need something good.

For our store crews, field employees, corporate colleagues, and everyone who is a part of the Little Caesars family -- service isn't what we do, it's who we are.

Little Caesars Pizza/Blue Line Distribution is now hiring Class A Route Drivers to join our team in our Lawrenceville, GA distribution center. This position will report to the Transportation Supervisor and is a dedicated route position. Blue Line exclusively delivers to all Little Caesars pizza stores. Blue Line Distribution is a family owned and operated company headquartered in Farmington Hills, Michigan. In business for more than 40 years, Blue Line is a global leader in customized innovative food-service supply chain solutions. From its reliable fleet to its experienced team, Blue Line is committed to exceeding customer expectations.

Job Details:

* $5,000 Sign on Bonus
* Hourly pay with overtime after 40 hours.
* Average 50 hours/week.
* Starting pay based on experience and is from $22.47-23.72/hour.
* Late model equipment leased through Penske.
* Lift-gate, electric pallet jack or cart/ramp for easier use of unloading into stores.
* Routes dispatched between 9pm-3am. Generally this is a 3-4 day work week.
* Coverage area is GA, most of SC, AL, MS, and TN (Nashville to Knoxville).
* Center runs Sunday night through Saturday afternoon so would need to be flexible for different route schedules.

Key Responsibilities:

* Performs daily pre and post trip inspections of tractor and trailer and have deficiencies corrected if vehicle is not safe to operate.
* Operates on board recording system (OBR) PeopleNet and adheres to all Blue Line policies, D.O.T. regulations, and all federal, state and local traffic laws while driving.
* Selects and repeatedly lifts products weighing up to sixty (60) pounds from temperature controlled trailer.
* Delivers products primarily at night through use of hand truck and/or pallet jack/lift-gate into designated customer locations including walk in cooler.
* Provides courteous, prompt, and professional customer service at all times.
* Drives a tractor-trailer combination vehicle during shift.
* Position requires frequent standing, lifting, bending and moving of heavy product (60+ pounds).
* May be exposed to varying temperatures and seasonal climate conditions due to exposure, external of tractor-trailer.
* Must be available to work a flexible schedule, including but not limited to nights, weekends, layovers, holidays, as well as short notice.

Minimum Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

* Two (2) years of verified tractor-trailer experience with a class A CDL license.
* Must be at least 21 years of age.
* No more than 3 moving violations in the past 3 years.
* No more than 1 DOT preventable accident in the past 3 years. All accidents will be reviewed.
* Must be able to pass DOT pre-employment drug screen, DOT physical, and road test.

Benefits:

* Medical, Dental, Vision benefits after 90 days through BCBS/Delta Dental
* 401k with company match
* Prescription coverage
* STD/LTD
* Company paid Life Insurance
* Flexible spending accounts
* Safety & referral bonus programs
* Generous vacation/holiday package


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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.