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CDL Driver Needed $19.50/hr - Albuquerque

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Overview

When you embark on a Driver career with Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, you'll play an integral role in achieving operational efficiency in order to meet our customers' needs. You'll leverage your skills every day to fuel our success and advance your career. In return for your contribution, we'll provide you with the tools to grow, succeed and accomplish your personal and professional goals. Together, we can deliver the highest quality service to each of our suppliers and customers and put you on the career path you’ve been looking for.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Mid
  • Travel: Yes

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Success Profile

What makes a successful Driver at Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

Traits

  • Customer Service Oriented
  • Productive
  • Trustworthy
  • Adaptable
  • Team Player
  • Problem-solver
  • Consistent
  • Focused
  • Independent
  • Logical
  • Positive
  • Quick-Thinking
  • Responsible
  • Socially Conscious

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Rewards

Discover all the ways Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits appreciates your efforts.

  • Health and Wellness Programs

    Comprehensive coverage including medical, dental, vision, and health and wellness programs.

  • Life & Disability

    Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits understands happy families equal happy employees.

  • Paid Time Off

    Paychecks are great, but that’s not all you get with a Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits career.

  • Work/Life Balance

    Importance of life outside of the company is important at Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits.

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Requirements

  • “Push/Pull” up to 50 lbs

  • Experience driving within the food and beverage industry

  • Customer facing and ability to problem solve

  • Class A/Class B license

Responsibilities

Job ID ALB00000150 Date posted 03/18/2019

Description
Do you desire a career as aCDLDriver? Do you wantcompetitive pay and the most comprehensive benefit package in Albuquerque?
Do you have a desire to spend more timewith your family? Our regular shifts are four (4) days a week. ten (10) hour days.

Southern Wine & Spirits of New Mexico has a wonderful opportunity for you.
We are looking for experienced drivers, with great and safe driving records that can handle our loads. If you have these qualities, are friendly and passionate about taking care of our customers, we want you to join our team. In return we'll offer you a competitive pay with automatic increases every six (6) months for the first two years, and excellent benefits package whichincludes healthcare, dental, vision, disability &life insurance, and a matching 401k plan.
Job Requirements
  • Drive established route to deliver wine, spirits, beer and non-alcoholic beverage products to assigned customers.
  • Record route activity and produce accurate and thorough delivery records.
  • Read invoices, shipping memos, pick-up slips and other records to guarantee accuracy, completeness and proper condition of all orders delivered.
  • Operate delivery equipment for which Department of Transportation requires a Commercial Driver License.
  • Read and match customer purchase orders and invoices to company invoice.
  • Deliver cases which may include use of hand truck, ramps, stairs or other function in the movement of cases.
  • Handle and process COD deliveries and collect cash as required.
  • Performs daily pre-trip and safety inspections on equipment prior to commencing route.
  • Partner with dispatcher to acquire delivery schedule and communicate delays, arrivals, and/or equipment problems as encountered.
  • Address customer concerns/complaints regarding spoilage, breakage, and/or shipments of incorrect product.
  • Refer issues to appropriate SWS contacts as needed. Keep interior of truck organized and clean.
  • Qualifications

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Must possess a valid, current Class A New Mexicodriver license and acceptable DMV record.
    • High School diploma or equivalent.
    • One year driving experience.
    • Basic ability to read, speak, write and comprehend the English language to perform essential job duties.
    • Able to count and perform basic math with or without a calculator.
    • Lifting and moving objects weighing 50 pounds on a regular basis from floor to shoulder level repetitively throughout shift.
    • Ability to twist and turn, ability to use full range of peripheral vision and fine hand manipulations sufficient to safely drive New Mexico state andcity streets.
    • Must be able to work in extreme temperatures for extended periods of time Occasionally able to lift up to 160 lbs. (full kegs) 3-4 feet onto a shelf.
    • Walk, bend, sit, squat, twist, lift and carry on a continuous basis throughout the shift. Using a hand truck, must be able to push and pull up to 180 lbs. frequently throughout shift.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience driving for the beverage industry.

    Job:Drivers
    Primary Location:United States-New Mexico-Albuquerque
    Shift:Day Shift

    Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.