Delivery Driver - Amazon packages
Princeton, New Jersey, United States

Job Summary

Occupation Transportation and Logistics
Specialty Driver
Location 08608, Trenton, New Jersey, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 1/07/23
This is a full or part time driver position with SURF Logistics delivering packages for Amazon out of the Lawrence, NJ warehouse.Starting at $20.75per hourWeekly Bonus Incentive for Full Time Employees for Peak SeasonDo you like to deliver SMILES? : -) Do you like to work hard, but still have FUN? If so, we are for you!We provide everything you need to make this happen! We are the complete package!We are insanely focused on providing the Best Customer Experience by delivering the Right Package to the Right Customer at the Right Time.SURF Logistics provides "last mile" delivery service of Amazon packages to Amazon customers every day. We are looking for motivated, customer focused individuals who want to join our brand-new team to deliver packages. As a Delivery Associate (DA), you will deliver packages to homes, retail locations and other delivery locations from the Lawrence Township, NJ Amazon station to surrounding areas. In this position, you will play a key role in keeping our commitment to exceed customer expectations and make sure customer orders, large or small, are delivered on time at the right place. We will provide you all the tools to do your job: a company van, gas card, a phone with GPS to log and track your package deliveries, a dispatcher to assist you for the entire time you are on the road.General Responsibilities:

Adhere to strict safety and quality standards on and off the road
Interact in a positive and a professional manner with customer and general public while delivering products to customers homes, retail, and business locations
Follow up on customer requests or problems with solution-oriented approach keeping customer informed of delivery progress
Use handheld technology to deliver customer packages, manage delivery progress, and solve obstacles
Load, transport and deliver packages to clients in a safe and timely manner.
Ensure delivery vehicle is clean, fueled, and in good operating conditions all times
May assist in training other drivers
May assist dispatcher when needs arise
Abide to our strict attendance policy

Work Environment:

Drives a delivery van up to 10,000 pounds to many customer residences and businesses, climbs in and out of van, and walks up and down stairs as required to deliver packages according to the established procedures in all weather conditions
Flexibility is key, routes may vary and may be delayed due to traffic conditions
Set core schedule - nominally 10-hour shifts, 3 or 4 days per week, but there may be adjustments including, additional hours and potential schedule changes depending on time of the year and prime seasons
Delivering 361 days per year, 7 days per week, in all weather conditions
Work at least one weekend day per week
Opportunity to grow

Job requirements (performed with or without a reasonable accommodation):

Ability to lift, bend, reach above the head, kneel, crouch, and/or stretch during shifts up to 10 hours.
Ability to work 30-40 hours per week. This is a full time position. This is not a seasonal position.
Ability to work late evening and weekends as required
Ability to operate and navigate a 10,000 pound van
Ability to effectively operate a GPS and smartphone
Ability to lift, push, pull and move boxes up to 50 pounds
Capable of moving up and down the stairs
Posses a valid drivers license in the state of residence
Clean drug screen test (Drug test will be performed)
Clear driving record check (Motor Vehicle Record check will be performed)
21 years of age or older

Hourly Pay Rate: $20.75Preferred Qualifications:

Holds high ethical standards at all times
Proven track record of reliability
Prior professional driving experience
Excellent attention to detail with skill set to problem solve independently
Demonstrate strong communication skills
Ability to work with a team in a fast paced, ever changing environment

Schedule: You will be required to work 30-40 hours during the week including weekends.Shift start time is ~ 9:00 AM and shift lasts for ~ 10.5 hours.(Subject to change)Benefits:

Health, Dental and Vision insurance
PAID Time Off
Paid driver training
Weekly pay cycle
Bonus Incentives for high performance, plus other periodic incentives
401k with Company Match

*** SURF Logistics is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer ***Job Type: Full-timePay: $20.75 per hour
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
Pay: $20.25 - $22.25 per hour