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Production Assistant (Truck Driver)

Production Assistant (Truck Driver)

Job ID 
2016-2185
Job Locations 
US-NY-New York
Category 
Driver
Compensation 
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Compensation Min 
USD $12.00/Hr.
Compensation Max 
USD $12.00/Hr.
Type 
Regular Full-Time

More information about this job

Overview

The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center is seeking a Driver to complete driving routes for pickup and/or drop off of donations at the warehouse and assigned donation boxes. 

 

This position will support the work therapy program component of The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Centers by providing to beneficiaries; an example of professional conduct, work habits, and supervision (as directed by Supervisor).

 

Responsibilities

The Driver will plan their daily route based on assigned pickups and develop their assigned route by leaving advertisements at neighboring houses at each pick up as instructed.  The Driver will be responsible for loading and unloading trucks, taking proper care to secure goods and materials in order to avoid damage and make optimal use of space.  The Driver will also be required to perform a daily walk around inspection of their vehicle to ensure safe operation, clean out truck cab daily, and maintain complete and accurate records.  As a representative of The Salvation Army it is expected that the Driver will always maintain a neat appearance and treat customers courteously. 

Qualifications

The successful candidate will have a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license for assigned vehicles, with an acceptable DMV record, and pass a driving test, as well as have excellent communication and customer service skills.  The position requires the ability to read maps and plan and prioritize daily route coverage, and to use radio communication equipment and proper codes.