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Route Delivery Driver

Lampton Welding Supply Co., Inc.   Wichita, KS   Full-time     Delivery / Courier
Posted on May 12, 2022
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Job Title: Route Delivery Driver 

Reports to: Branch Manager 

GENERAL DESCRIPTION 

Load, unload, and transport products/cylinders in a safe, timely manner while adhering to assigned routes  and time schedules. Successful drivers are polite and prompt with a commitment to providing our  customers with an excellent experience. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Safely Load and unload vehicle with specified products/cylinders for delivery 
  • Deliver products to customers while abiding by load safety, DOT and general safe driving guidelines. • Inventory truck in and out each day 
  • Complete the orderly product loading of vehicles which ensures the efficient use of time and scheduling  of delivery routes Maintain records and logs related to deliveries and vehicle maintenance • Obtain appropriate signatures to verify receipt of items delivered 
  • Follow all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations including maintaining all DOT physicals &  drug screens required to maintain CDL 
  • Operate assigned vehicle safely and efficiently 
  • Maintain the proper cleanliness of assigned vehicles and carefully complete pre- and post-trip vehicle  inspections. 
  • Perform routine maintenance & servicing of vehicle 
  • Report major repairs, service needs, incidents, or accidents to proper authorities • Perform as back-up for other route drivers 
  • Assist with such other duties or responsibilities as may be assigned. 

QUALIFICATIONS 

  • Class B CDL 
  • Hazmat endorsement (or ability to obtain) 
  • Able to move or lift products (up to 75 lbs.) and materials of varied sizes and weights • Knowledge of safe driving practices and traffic laws 
  • Strong verbal communication skills 
  • Clean driving record and ability to pass drug testing and background check requirements