Route Delivery Driver - Philadelphia, PA
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Driver
Location 19019, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
For over forty five years, GA Foods has been creating and delivering high quality nutritious and well-balanced meals to seniors, children, military and emergency response. GA Foods sets ourselves apart with flavorful menus tailored to our client's palettes, a delivery service unmatched by the competition and a One Team attitude. The GA Foods team is a diverse and energetic group. We are based in beautiful St. Petersburg, Florida, but can be found from California to New Jersey, Texas to Georgia...and even more locations as we have become one of the fastest growing companies in our industry. We thrive on our "One Team" company culture and promote teamwork and leadership within the organization. Looking for a job that will challenge you and motivate you to achieve your highest potential? You have come to the right place.
If you have a valid driver's license with a good driving record and want to make a difference in peoples' lives, this is the job for you! Our Route Delivery Drivers are responsible for delivering ready-made, hot and/or frozen/shelf stable meals to senior citizens and other at-risk populations, according to assigned route. The Route Delivery Driver position ensures timely and accurate delivery of meals to customers according to assigned route and maintains food safety and handling procedures with compliance to temperature requirements.
Successful Route Delivery Driver candidates will exhibit the following attributes:

Perfect or near perfect attendance at their previous employers
Ability to work independently and safely
Willingness to go above and beyond
Determination, flexibility and dependability
Good customer service and communication skills and a "can do" attitude
Planning skills and attention to detail are required as well

Route Delivery Driver Requirements:

Basic computer skills are necessary in order to utilize a tablet to record activity and general vehicle information
Valid PA Driver's License
Ability to carry out some physical activity to include pallet jack operation and loading and unloading of trucks is required
Must have current DOT medical card (or are able to pass the DOT medical exam) as you will be operating a CMV straight truck
Must successfully pass Level II criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening
Prior route/delivery/distribution experience required

Route Delivery Driver - Physical Demands

Under 1/3: Stand, Walk, Use hands to finger/handle/feel, Climb or balance, Stoop/kneel/crouch/crawl.
1/3 to 2/3: Sit, Talk or hear, Reach with hands and arms.
Over 2/3: See.

Weight Lifting/Exertion:

Under 1/3: Up to 80 lbs.
1/3 to 2/3: Up to 50 lbs.

Diversity and Inclusion:
We believe in diversity of thought and bringing together other traits and characteristics that make an individual bring a unique experience to GA Foods. We strive to foster an inclusive environment where behaviors and social norms ensure people are welcome.
Equal Opportunity Statement:
We offer equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Drug-Free Work Place / Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer