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Dairy Farmers of America CDL Class B Driver - Oakhurst Dairy in Waterville, Maine

Position : CDL Class B Driver - Oakhurst Dairy

Location : Waterville, Maine

Requisition ID: : 14440

It's time to join New England's leading dairy company with a 100-year history of being the best in the business. Oakhurst has full-time Class B driving opportunities available.

  • The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of delivery/driving experience.

  • Our drivers are our salesmen and interact with our customers on a regular basis to ensure they have the products they need.

  • Candidates must have good interpersonal skills, be well spoken, courteous and able to provide outstanding service to our customers.

  • Best of all, you'll be home every night and have an extra day off to enjoy family time and activities.

  • Shifts begin early AM (4:00am or after) to beat the traffic and are structured for a 4-day work week.

  • Although delivery work can be a challenging profession, Oakhurst is meeting this challenge with new routing tools, technology and the necessary equipment to help our workforce to work smarter and be more productive.

  • As an Oakhurst route sales driver, you will join a team of some of the best truck drivers and route salesman in the northeast.

  • Our average driver has over 8 years' experience and a handful have been with us for over 20 years!

  • We are restructuring our delivery operations company-wide with new additions to our management team, fleet and delivery model.

  • Come get behind the wheel of an Oakhurst truck and be part of a strong team of hard-working, safe and skilled sales and CDL operators.

  • We own our equipment and have our own fleet maintenance facility and staff on-site

  • 3 ½ weeks of paid time off in year #1 of vacation time plus paid holidays

  • Drivers that operate safely will earn up to a $1000 safety bonus annually

  • Immediate eligibility for medical, dental and 401K with a company matching contribution

  • All scheduling and employee coordination is managed by a strong and supportive local management team

  • Our fleet continues to be upgraded each year – all with automatic transmissions

  • 100-year company with strong community ties and the support of a farmer-owned parent company

WORK HISTORY - Please submit resume or brief work history to HR@oakhurstdairy.com

EEO/AA/Female/Minority/Disabled/Veteran

  • High school diploma or GED preferred

  • Prior driver/delivery experience is considered a plus, but not a requirement

  • Class A or B Commercial Driver License

  • Positive driving record

  • Ability to start early AM and adapt to customer needs and required schedules

  • Maintain a current DOT medical card

  • Develop proficiency with a handheld computer device

  • Consistently perform thorough pre/post-trip vehicle inspections

  • Operate in accordance with DOT Regulations

Physical Demands

  • Safe loading and unloading of product using truck lifts, dollies and two-wheeled hand trucks

  • Ability to lift 55 pounds

  • Tolerate cold/damp environment 35 -- 40 F (Rear of truck and customer's coolers)

  • Work and operate a vehicle in all weather conditions

  • Must be able to perform the following physical behaviors frequently throughout a shift: Standing walking, climbing up and down, reaching horizontally, reaching above the shoulder, reaching below the waist, grasping firmly, pushing buttons, bending, stooping, squatting, crouching, kneeling and pushing.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

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