Class-A CDL Truck Driver, Local, Home at Night, Seasonal (Hart/ Earth,

Posted on Nov 14, 2018 by Wilbur-Ellis

Hart, TX 79043
Research & Development
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Full-Time

Do you have a Class-A CDL with Hazmat endorsement? Are you willing to work overtime hours during busy seasons? Do you have a positive outlook and excellent communication skills? If so, we want to hear from YOU!

For nearly a century, Wilbur-Ellis has experienced success and growth in marketing and distributing agricultural products and services. Join us and grow your career with a strong and profitable industry leader offering competitive compensation, tremendous growth and development opportunities, and a people-first work environment. Come grow with us!

General Purpose and Scope of Position:

Wilbur-Ellis is seeking an experienced career-minded Commercial Driver to be part of a close, efficient team that delivers goods and services to a diverse customer base using a company delivery truck. This position also stocks and retrieves packages and bulk containers. We are looking for someone who can drive a forklift and assist as necessary. A positive attitude and willingness to grow and build relationships with team members and customers is expected.

Key Skills and Abilities Include:

  • Ability to contribute to a team approach by being versatile, flexible, and having a positive outlook in your interactions with co-workers and customers - can effectively multi-task
  • Willing to work extended hours during peak season

Key Personal Attributes Include:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license with Class-A CDL and HAZMAT endorsement
  • Forklift Driving Certification (offered on the job, if necessary)
  • Knowledge and/or experience with agricultural operations (preferred)
  • Ability to operate material handling equipment including forklift, order picker, pallet jack and other equipment as required
  • Requires excellent interpersonal skills to interact with customers and fellow employees
  • Ability to repetitively bend and lift boxes and bags up to 80 pounds
  • Present a professional image to our customer through personal appearance and overall branch cleanliness

Specific Responsibilities and Key Deliverables Include:

  • Safe operation of company delivery truck
  • Respond to inquiries in a timely, accurate, and appropriate manner
  • Help maintain branch cleanliness
  • Maintain mileage and fuel logs on all vehicles
  • Perform vehicle safety inspections
  • Meet and complete all WECO regulatory safety requirements
  • Attend product training sessions and meetings when necessary
  • Notify Supervisor or Branch Manager immediately if product spills
  • Keep current on company training
  • All other duties as assigned

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive hourly wage (to be determined based on experience and other factors)
  • Comprehensive employee benefits

If you are currently a Wilbur-Ellis employee, please notify your Manager prior to applying for this position. Thank you!

COMPANY CULTURE

Wilbur-Ellis is a company you can be proud to call your employer

Wilbur-Ellis markets and distributes agricultural products, animal feed and specialty chemicals and food ingredients. A privately held and consistently profitable company, we employ more than 4,000 people throughout North America and Asia-Pacific.

Wilbur-Ellis is for and about people

Wilbur-Ellis has enjoyed over ninety-three years of success and growth, all thanks to our people. Our employees are both leaders and team players who thrive on creativity, entrepreneurial spirit and a dedication to quality work, our customers and each other.

Wilbur-Ellis invests in the industry's best workforce

Wilbur-Ellis invests heavily in our employees by offering skill development and training, competitive compensation and benefits and a tradition of promoting from within for a broad range of career opportunities. And we foster a supportive, people-first work environment.

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