Driver / Courier
Allentown, PA 
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Posted 16 days ago
Job Description
TitleDriver / Courier
LocationAllentown
Full-Time/Part-TimeFull-Time
Salary Range
ShiftVarious Shifts
Scheduled DaysMonday - Saturday

Scheduled Hours9:00pm - 3:00am

Description

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for the safe and efficient delivery of food samples to our laboratory testing facility. The courier will provide exceptional customer services to clients of the company while operating a company vehicle to deliver and pick up test samples at customer sites.

ESSENTIAL JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Responsible for assisting with maintenance of a company facility according to established schedules
  • Must follow the Company Driving Policy, as well as all applicable state and federal driving laws.
  • Adhere to proper accident reporting procedures according to company policy
  • Provide Excellent Customer Service Satisfaction at the point of pick-up
  • Ensure safe and timely transport of the food products to our laboratory
  • Responsible for operating the vehicle in a safe manner and to drive defensively to prevent injuries and property damage
  • Work closely with the laboratory management and staff
  • Drive vehicles with reasonable prudence to conserve fuel and sustain them at the highest operating efficiency
  • Present the vehicle for repair, service, or adjustment whenever such is needed, and preventative maintenance when time is due
  • Perform all activities in a neat, safe, hygienic, and efficient manner
  • Assisting with managing priorities and schedule such that individual goals as well as team goals are achieved with encouraged participation in the Food Safety Net Services Team
  • Responsible for the safety of oneself and others working within their area
  • Responsible for the completion of required training
Position Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School diploma or G.E.D
  • 2 years of professional driving experience preferred
  • Training in general laboratory practices
  • Will have a current, valid driver's license issued in the State of operation
  • A driving record with no DUI's or major moving violations or accidents within the past 60 months
  • Demonstrated professionalism, dependability and initiative in prior work experience
  • Basic knowledge of concepts and practices of a testing laboratory preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Regularly required to stand, sit, walk, use hands and arms, talk and hear
  • Regularly lifts items up to 55 pounds
  • Color vision and depth perception
  • Potential exposure to odors, fumes, airborne particles, hazardous chemicals, and microbiological pathogens
  • Noise level varies from quiet to loud
  • Temperature varies from hot to cold
  • Interactive and fast-paced team oriented tasks

Key Words: Driver, Delivery Driver, Courier, Route Driver, Sample Pick Up,

About the OrganizationOur company offers exciting opportunities for individuals interested in the food safety industry. We welcome individuals who are looking for a dynamic organization that prides itself in its unequivocal excellence in service to its customers and employees.
Our People: We are committed to creating long-term value for our people, supporting their success and satisfaction as our internal customers and team members.
Diversity: We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including (but not limited to) Women, Minorities, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.
Benefits: Our company offers an attractive wage and benefit package. Our competitive salary, combined with our insurance and benefits, make us the "logical career choice".
* Progressive 401k Retirement Savings Plan
* Employer Paid Short and Long Term Disability, and Life Insurance
* Group Medical
* Tuition Reimbursement
* Flexible Spending Accounts
* Dental
* Paid Holidays and Time Off
* Many positions which qualify for the company bonus program
EOE StatementWe are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.



Food Safety Net Services is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Women, Minorities, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Various Shifts
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
2+ years
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