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Night Driver - Class A Yard Driver

Houston, Texas


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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  • Responsible
  • Socially Conscious

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  • “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


Job ID HOU00000739 Date posted 06/07/2019



The Yard Driver executesdelivery and pickup of products between warehouses and truckyards.The role may also assist with loading products and deliveringto local facilities.

Duties and Responsibilities

·Drive trucks to/from truck yard to Warehousenightly.

·Drive Vans, Semi-trailers, Bobtails, Side-LoadTrailers or Cart Routes (semi’s)

·Load or unload aluminum carts on/off cart routetrailers

·Secure and tie canvas tarps over aluminum carts

·Ensure that truck maintenance and safety issuesare reported to Transportation Supervisors

·Assist day/night crew in picking or loading ofproduct when required

·Deliver product or POS as needed

·Assist with loading of dock sale product tocustomer vehicles

·Refuel trucks

·Perform other job related duties as assigned


Minimum Qualifications

·High School diploma or equivalency; or an equivalent combination of education and experience

·Must be 21 years of age

·Valid CDL-A license

Preferred Qualifications

·Ability to maintain current DOT certification

·Ability to perform pre and post DOT trip inspections of vehicles

·Ability to navigate the assigned driving area in an efficient manner

·Customer service oriented, friendly, helpful, and have a professional disposition

Physical Demands

·Physical demands with frequent to constant amounts of time include sitting, walking, bending, reaching, standing, stooping, and operating motor vehicle equipment

·May require frequent to constant lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 50lbs

Primary Location:United States-Texas-Houston
Shift:Second Shift - Night

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.