Truck Driver(Full Time) (Class A CDL)

Central Kitchen (Clinton, MI) | Full Time | Central Kitchen

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Job Description

Starting at:$19/hr

Calling all Foodies! Don’t romaine calm, Busch’s is HIRING! Do you love food, fun and people? Are you looking for growth, development and excellent wages? We could make the perfect pear!

Our industry is ever changing and we are looking for individuals who are passionate about food and people. We are a family-owned, Michigan based company that is heavily rooted in the communities we serve.  Busch’s offers its employees benefits such as employee discounts, medical benefits including dental and optical, 401K with company match (restrictions apply) and even tuition reimbursement for qualifying students!

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Ensure timely and accurate delivery of central kitchen items to stores.
  • Organize and load central kitchen items onto truck. Handle product to ensure its integrity upon arrival at store.
  • Check store bulletin boards for product transfers and deliver as appropriate.
  • Retrieve and return central kitchen items, racks and crescores.
  • Pick up and drop off surplus bakery racks to meet holiday demand or production surplus.
  • Move product, mail, equipment and other material between stores.
  • Fuel, wash and clean truck and trailer.
  • Conduct daily safety inspection of truck and document inspection results.
  • Communicate with other drivers, central kitchen and stores as needed.
  • Take truck and refrigerated trailer in for periodic preventive maintenance.
  • Respond to breakdowns to ensure product is delivered and truck is repaired timely.
  • Assist in training of new drivers when necessary.
  • Follow safe food handling and personal hygiene practices. Monitor and document truck and cooler temperatures.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by completing educational opportunities, reviewing professional publications, benchmarking state of the art practices and networking.
  • Build strong working relationships with guests, vendors and associates.

Skills & Requirements

Requirements:

  • High school diploma.
  • Valid Class A CDL (Commercial Driver’s License).
  • Certification for Hi Lo/Powered Pallet Jack.
  • Proficient driving skills and good driving record.
  • Able to recognize and respond to vehicle maintenance issues.
  • Proficient communication and interpersonal skills, including written, verbal and listening skills.
  • This position is subject to all Department of Transportation standards, including random drug and alcohol tests.

Busch’s is a family owned premier grocery retailer with multiple stores in Southeast Michigan. We are consistently recognized by our guests as an industry leader when it comes to service, product selection, store design and overall atmosphere. You can take pride in being a member of the Busch’s family and working in an environment where we truly care about our guests and the products we serve. We also take great care of the associates that take care of our guests. At Busch’s, we realize that without caring, motivated and personable associates, there would be no guests to serve.