Backup Driver

POSTED ON 2/14/2021 AVAILABLE BEFORE 6/24/2021
UNION SUPPLY GROUP INC Hired Organization Address Menomonee Falls, WI Full Time

Job Posting for Backup Driver at UNION SUPPLY GROUP INC

Job Details

Level:    Experienced
Job Location:    Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin - Menomonee Falls, WI
Education Level:    High School
Salary Range:    $16.00 - $16.00 Hourly
Job Category:    Facilities

Description

Drives 26 foot long Box Truck to customers transporting materials to and from specified destinations.

 

Essential Tasks
  • Loads and unloads vehicles by hand or by use of hand truck, dolly, and pallet jacks.
  • Pads, stacks, and secures items in position on truck to prevent damage during shipment.
  • Delivers and stacks merchandise on customers’ premises and obtains receipt for goods.
  • Verifies load against shipping papers.
  • Drives truck to destination applying knowledge of commercial driving regulations and roads in area.
  • Maintains truck log according to State, Federal and Company regulations.
  • Inspects truck equipment and supplies such as tires, lights, brakes, gas, oil and water on a weekly basis, every Monday. Complete the “Drivers Checklist” and submit to the Department manager.
  • From time to time, the driver may also remain in the warehouse to perform duties as directed by management.
  • Pick-ups and returns empty pallets back to Company.

 

Skills
  • Communicating:  Conveying information to others in an effective manner. Giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times.
  •  Active Learning:  Understanding the implication of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Mathematics: Ability to solve simple equations; ability to use mathematics to solve problems.
  • Critical Thinking:  Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Coordination:  Adjusting actions in relation to others’ actions.
  • Reading Comprehension: Ability to read and understand in order to solve problems
  • Detail Accuracy: Ability to accurately spot the differences and similarities in number sequences
  • Teamwork: Ability to focus and work in a team environment as a leader or follower
  • Understanding Measurements: Must be able to understand and calculate information using measurements (i.e. packs, feet, inches. pieces etc.)
  • Organizational: Ability to plan and carry out activities effectively and put order to situations
  • Problem Solving Skills: The process of working through the details of problems to reach resolutions
  • Language: Must be able to read and communicate in English

 

Attributes

  • Oral Expression:  The ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Oral Comprehension:  The ability to understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Problem Sensitivity:  The ability to tell when something is wrong or is likely to go wrong.  It does not involve solving the problem, only recognizing there is a problem.
  • Deductive Reasoning:  The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
  • Professionalism:  The skill, good judgment, and polite behavior expected from a person who is trained to do a job well

 

Qualifications

Education

  • High School Diploma (or GED or High School Equivalence Certificate)

 

Professional Experience

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License.
  • Must pass a DOT pre-employment Drug Screen
  • Two or more years of related experience or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. 
  • Person must be comfortable delivering to prisons, correctional facilities and having limited contact with Inmates


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