Warehouse Associate – Class A Tractor Truck Delivery- The Chattanooga Area Food Bank

The Chattanooga Area Food Bank (CAFB) is seeking a full time, team-oriented warehouse associate/delivery truck and tractor trailer driver to join a dynamic staff dedicated to fulfilling its mission to lead a network of partners in eliminating hunger and promoting better nutrition. A member of the operations team, this position’s primary responsibility is prompt and friendly local customer deliveries and donor pickups. This key position is also responsible to pick and process agency orders in an accurate and timely fashion. This position reports directly to the Warehouse Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Load, unload and receive product donations safely using docks and lift gates

• Process and deliver agency orders in a safe, accurate and timely fashion

• Drive tractor trailer and box trucks safely following all company driver rules and expectations

• Complete and turn in accurate shipping and receiving paperwork in a timely manner

• Ensure that the warehouse areas comply with all Feeding America, state and federal safety regulations and guidelines

• Maintain required cleaning areas per the Master Sanitation Schedule

• Attend staff meetings and outside work-related events

• Willingness to cross-train and learn other positions within the organization

• Commitment to promoting a team environment by helping staff and volunteers as needed

• Pick orders as needed

• Perform all other operations and duties as assigned

The Ideal Candidate will possess the following qualities:

• Must possess a clean driving record and CDL Class A

• Minimum two years’ experience in Tractor Trailer truck deliveries and pickups

• Proficient in using pallet jacks, forklifts, and scan equipment

• Thorough knowledge of basic computer skills

• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

• Strong organizational skills and attention to detail

• Possesses a positive “can do” problem-solving attitude and proposes solutions to issues and problems as they arise

• Basic knowledge of warehouse operations, practices, procedures, and standards

• Basic knowledge of Chattanooga Area Food Bank and Feeding America guidelines

• Basic knowledge of sanitary food safety, storage, and handling guidelines

• Proven track record of dependability with an impeccable attendance record

• Must be willing to work some Saturdays and some evenings as deliveries require

Physical Requirements:

• Ability to meet all physical requirements of the job (Frequently lifting and carrying objects weighing up to 100 lbs, moving pallets up to 2,000 lbs, etc.)

Interested candidates will visit https://chattfoodbank.recruiterbox.com/ for more information.