Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

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Driver, CDL (Laundry)

at Discover Goodwill of Southern and Western Colorado

Posted: 11/2/2018
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: f02e61d4-0db3-49ac-898f-117e6b0d85e7
Categories: Drivers
Keywords: driver, delivery

Job Description

OBJECTIVE:

To operate vehicles in a safe manner necessary in order to support the mission of the organization. Drive the delivery truck, picking up and delivering goods to customers on scheduled routes.

It is preferred that the incumbent have excellent communication skills and demonstrate the ability to interact with the Project Manager, Supervisor, Laundry Workers and customers at the pickup/delivery sites. The Truck Driver must maintain a professional attitude, appropriate hygiene, dress and grooming and be punctual and dependable. Incumbent must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, bend and stoop at frequent intervals, push and pull carts weighing up to 600 pounds.  CLASS B CDL is preferred but not required.

You will work with a team of professionals and help ensure we make the best use of our resources to help achieve our mission. We prefer you are a team player, professional who is willing to "roll up the sleeves!”

What Else You'll Bring to the Table

In addition to the qualifications detailed above, you'll need:

  • To be a high-energy, positive thinker.
  • An interest and empathy for people with disadvantages and disabilities.
  • Minimum of two years of truck driving experience with a safe record is essential.
  • A Current CLASS B CDL is preferred but not required
  • Able to obtain medical examination card. 
  • Clean MVR.
  • Able to do occasional overtime.
  • Must have a clear background and driving record for access on to military installations.

More About Your Role

To be sure we're providing a complete picture; here are some additional details about your role. Your specific activities will include: 

  • Check and maintain the driver maintenance of the vehicle assigned. Report any deficiencies to Manager. Maintain fuel and oil consumption records as required by Goodwill directives.
  • Drive a heavy truck for transporting or delivering laundry material in large quantities to customers.
  • Place laundry materials, loaded in mobile carts in the vehicle so as to form a compact load which will not shift or be damaged in transit and so that articles may be unloaded in desired orders.
  • Secure each load with straps or other fastenings to hold in place.
  • Driver will sign for all items received and obtain signatures for items delivered, assume responsibility for goods in transit.
  • Prepare and maintain shipping records.
  • Communicate effectively with employees, co-workers and customers, treating all in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Communicate concerns and behaviors of consumers with the supervisor and also perform all other duties as assigned or directed by supervisor.
  • Help provide a safe working environment for you, customers and fellow employees.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Keys to Success

To excel in this role, you will have the ability to combine your work with people skills. You also will need to take a hands-on approach and contribute beyond your job description, as everyone at Goodwill does. In addition, in order to be an outstanding Truck Driver, you will:

  • Communicate effectively in English
  • Embrace the Goodwill vision and mission;

If this sounds like the right mix of challenge and opportunity for you, and you meet the minimum qualifications, we want to hear from you!  Hours may vary based on laundry services transportation demands.

Pay: $16.18hr

Physical Requirements

Attachment to Job Description

 

Position:  CDL Truck Driver                                                                                          Dept Number: 310

 

 

 

Continuously

Frequently

Occasionally

Never

 

5-8 hours

3-4 hours

1-2 hours

0

LIFTING: (as defined by ADA)

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:        45 lbs & over

 

X

 

 

   Moderate:    15-44 lbs

 

X

 

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

CARRYING:

 

 

 

 

   Heavy:        45 lbs & over

 

X

 

 

   Moderate:    15-44 lbs

 

X

 

 

   Light:           14 lbs & under

 

X

 

 

PUSHING/PULLING:

 

X

 

 

REACHING:

 

 

 

 

   Above Shoulder

 

 

X

 

   At Shoulder

 

X

 

 

   Below Shoulder

 

X

 

 

TWISTING:

 

X

 

 

BENDING:

 

X

 

 

KNEELING/CRAWLING:

 

 

X

 

SQUAT:

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING, use of legs only (stairs)

 

 

X

 

CLIMBING, use of arms & legs (ladders)

 

X

 

 

HEARING:

X

 

 

 

VISION:

 

 

 

 

   Visual - close

X

 

 

 

   Visual - distant

X

 

 

 

   Visual - depth perception

 

 

 

X

HANDS/FINGERS:

 

 

 

 

   Simple grasping

 

X

 

 

   Fine Manipulation

 

 

X

 

   Repetitive Movements

 

X

 

 

WALKING:

 

X

 

 

STANDING:

 

X

 

 

SITTING:

 

X

 

 

HEARING:

X

 

 

 

SPEAKING:

 

 

X

 

OTHER:  Please describe:

 

 

 

 

 

Discover Goodwill of Southern & Western Colorado is dedicated to employing and advancing individuals with disabilities and/or protected veterans, and to treat qualified individuals without discrimination on the basis of their physical or mental disability or veteran status.  Must have a clear background and driving record for access on to military installations.

Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!