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Over the Road Driver

Location: 

Plymouth, MN, US, 55441

Req ID:  29059
Segment:  Operations

Rich’s, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $4 billion, Rich’s is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. Rich’s®—Infinite Possibilities. One Family.

PURPOSE STATEMENT

Morey's Seafood as part of Rich Products is expanding and adding another full time driver to our team. This new position is an additional over the road route, making a trip into Wisconsin twice a week.  4 days of work per week with 2 overnight stays, full time with full benefits. Morey's offers excellent benefits with a team and family atmosphere. We truly appreciate our employee's contributions and talents. We hope you will consider becoming part of our team. 

 

OBJECTIVE:  

Deliver products to stores accurately and safely. Load trucks for delivery/pick-up.  Count and stock incoming products.  Pack product. Work 4 days per week, with two overnight stays, delivering products out of state.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Deliveries to customers; must ensure all products ordered are delivered in an accurate and timely manner
  • Ensure that all product deliveries meet customer and Company standards, to include accurate and timely completion of all necessary paperwork
  • Accurate and timely product pick-up as needed
  • Assist in loading trucks, ensuring that all items needed are loaded and that trucks are loaded properly to maintain product quality and ensure ease of unloading at destination
  • Responsible for notifying manager of any customer/vendor concerns or problems that may arise 
  • Maintain truck and equipment, including pre-trip vehicle inspections, documentation and immediate reporting of any needed repairs
  • Ensure that vehicle is maintained, cleaned and operational at all times
  • Assist with warehouse duties, including assisting couriers, working in coolers/freezer and general cleaning
  • Consistently practice and support all safety rules and guidelines
  • Be flexible and assist in other areas of the company as needed/requested

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be self-motivated and be able to handle multiple priorities at one time
  • Must be able to represent the Company to customers, vendors and general public in a consistently reliable and professional manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be flexible on work hours
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be detail oriented and have excellent follow through on documentation and procedures
  • Must have good problem-solving skills
  • Ability to quickly adapt and respond to job environment and industry changes
  • Skill in operating straight trucks (Note: 26 foot refrigerated trucks used for deliver do not require CDL)
  • Ability to safely lift 55 lbs. on a regular basis

 

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid driver’s license and a good driving record
  • Must participate in all drug/alcohol tests and physicals, which are mandatory by the DOT

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

Consists of driving to various towns/cities and businesses.  May drive in rain, snow, etc.  Deliveries consist of dock-to-dock loading and unloading and also hand-to-dock loading and unloading.  Consists of concrete floors, cold, wet and damp surroundings.  May have odors of fish.

Morey's Seafood as part of Rich Products Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates (“Rich’s”), are committed to a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law. The information collected by this application is solely to determine suitability for employment, verify identity, and maintain employment statistics on applicants.

 

Applicants with disabilities may be entitled to reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state or local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will ensure an equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on Rich’s. Please contact Rich’s Human Resources department at asc@rich.com if you need assistance completing this application or to otherwise participate in the application process.

BRINGING YOUR BEST SELF TO WORK.

As a family-owned company, caring for our associates—their whole selves—is a top priority. That’s why we provide benefits and tools to help our people balance the integration of work and life:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Health & financial benefits
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Family planning support
  • Flexible work policy
  • Associate affinity groups
  • Volunteering & community impact opportunities
  • Holiday gatherings
  • In-house taste tests (we are a food company after all)!

It’s all part of how we support our family of associates. Because in the company of family, all things are possible.

MEET RICH’S.

Rich’s, also known as Rich Products Corporation, is a family-owned food company dedicated to inspiring possibilities. From cakes and icings to pizza, appetizers and specialty toppings, our products are used in homes, restaurants and bakeries around the world. Beyond great food, our customers also gain insights to help them stay competitive, no matter their size. Our portfolio includes creative solutions geared at helping food industry professionals compete in foodservice, retail, in-store bakery, deli, and prepared foods, among others. Working in 100 locations globally, with annual sales exceeding $3.8 billion, Rich’s is a global leader with a focus on everything that family makes possible. Rich’s®—Infinite Possibilities. One Family.


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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