Delivery Driver; Kent, Washington
|June 16, 2014 - August 30, 2014|
|Benefits:||401K, Paid Time Off, Medical, Dental, Vision, Insurance and Employee Discounts!|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Region:||Sleep Train | Mattress Discounters | Sleep Country Operations & Warehouse|
Sleep Country, an employee owned company, is seeking energetic and outgoing Drivers for its Kent, Washington Distribution Center. This Distribution Center services customers throughout Western Washington from Olympia to Bellingham. We are interested in goal oriented individuals who possess a passion for providing excellent customer service and who embody the skills to complete required tasks in a safe, efficient manner. With over 230 locations, 1,500 employees and $320 million in annual sales, The Sleep Country is looking for leadership minded employees to join our team! We offer an excellent training program to ensure success within this role and a generous benefits package.
Sleep Country is an employee owned company. Our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) is a retirement plan that allows our employee owners to share in the success of the company. This benefit is provided, at no cost, to our eligible employees.
*** The Sleep Train, Inc. follows federal, state and local laws regarding equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against its employees or applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, age, or any other unlawful consideration. Equal employment opportunity will be extended to all persons in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship. The Sleep Train, Inc. is an "at-will" employer. You or The Sleep Train, Inc. may terminate your employment at any time, with or without notice.***
At Sleep Country, we believe the customer service that we provide is what sets us apart. The Delivery Team is responsible for ensuring that every customer receives the best delivery experience they have ever had. This is accomplished by delivering in a safe, timely, and professional manner and making sure that the customer is satisfied.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities-
Safe and appropriate driving of delivery trucks
Maintaining Truck Safety and Efficient Operation and reports any damage to vehicle, customer property, company stores
Provide exceptional customer service ensuring timely deliveries, CODs and call-backs
Delivery and Set-up of new merchandise and removal of old products
Efficient Route Planning and execution
Verify correct product loaded for delivery
Load/Unload Delivery Trucks and Vendor Shipments
Other duties may be assigned
|Qualifications:|| Must be at least 21 years of age|
High School diploma or General Education Degree
Valid Washington State Drivers License and a clean driving record
Must have two years of personal driving experience
Experience driving 24-26 straight box truck preferred
Must be available to work Mon-Sun (4 day, 10 hour work schedule) with weekend work required.
Basic computer knowledge including ability to locate customer homes using online mapping tools or ability to navigate via map books.
Ability to read maps and interpret documents such as safety rules and operating manuals.
Ability to effectively read, speak and communicate in English.
Ability to lift and move 100 pounds