Dean Foods CDL A Delivery Driver (Re-supply) in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Drive for the leader in dairy! As a driver at Dean Foods, you will be home every night. Our drivers safely deliver/unload various dairy products to an assigned route. We have great opportunities immediately available for dependable Class A CDL Tractor Trailer Drivers, rate of pay $21.91 per hour! As you grow your career, we provide additional advancement opportunities. Dean Foods provides excellent benefits, including: Affordable Medical, Dental, Vision programs, FREE contributions to a Health Savings Account (HSA), Life Insurance, Matching 401(k) benefits, Vacation.

Schedule: Relief position - 40+ hours a week but days and hours will vary based on need

  • Drives Tractor Trailer and transports products from location to another (plant, branch).

  • May drop deliver to large accounts; non-driver controlled order; delivers on a Tractor Trailer

  • Verify shipment accuracy and assure saleable condition of product.

  • Transact proper documentation in computerized hand-held device or paper.

  • Load/unload trucks.

  • Resolve discrepancies and communicate major issues to Supervisor.

  • Inspect equipment according to company and DOT regulations; Tractor, trailer, pallet jack, load bars, lift gates.

  • Maintain a valid Class A and current DOT medical card. Per Company and/or DOT regulations, report any moving violations to management immediately.

  • Complete all daily DOT and customer paperwork including delivery tickets, pre and post trip inspections, driver logs, and vehicle service reports.

  • Required to either transport product across state lines, or if delivering intrastate, to haul some products that originate in other states.

  • Stock and/or rotate product in warehouse where required.

  • Utilizing continuous improvement mindset, assist in identifying opportunities to improve processes.

  • Know and comply with all Department of Transportation regulations per the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations handbook.

  • Follow Good Manufacturing Practices.

  • Maintain a clean, sanitary and safe work area.

  • Follow all required work safe practices. This would include wearing of all required PPE in designated areas.

  • Responsible for food safety, pre-requisite programs and food quality related to designated area. Report any food safety and food quality related issues to management immediately.

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.

  • 1 year related experience required.

  • Able to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals.

  • Experience within the food and beverage industry preferred.

  • Must be able to drive, stand, walk, kneel, lift and bend required for virtually the entire shift.

  • Balance-pulling product, climb in and out of truck.

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to six cases on hand truck. (cases weigh 20 to 55 lbs.).

  • Must be able to work in indoor and outdoor environment with moderate noise, sometimes slippery floors. Temperature range from 34-120 degrees F.

  • Must be willing to work flexible hours including overtime, weekends and holidays.

  • Be able to effectively work in a team environment.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.

  • Must possess and maintain a CDL Class A with Air Brake endorsement.

  • Must have a clean driving record.

  • Must be able to pass all pre-employment screens (including drug, background and criminal checks).

Dean Foods considers marijuana (including medical marijuana) to be an illegal drug. Dean Foods will rescind offers of employment to applicants who test positive for marijuana (unless restricted from doing so by state or local law). Dean Foods is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

Requisition ID: 2019-10231

Relocation Assistance: No

External Company Name: Dean Foods Company

External Company URL: www.deanfoods.com

Street: 1200 West Russell St.