YRC Freight RETIRED ONLY Part-Time Pick Up & Delivery Driver (Cheshire, CT) in Cheshire, Connecticut
Pickup and Delivery Drivers obtain their daily assignments and inspect their loads and the equipment prior to leaving the facility. P&D Drivers operate commercial motor vehicles in urban, suburban, and rural areas in all weather conditions to pickup and deliver freight. The pickup and delivery of freight require the loading and unloading of freight in varying conditions at both Company and customer facilities utilizing the same techniques and procedures as a dock worker. P&D Drivers improve and update their professional skills on an ongoing basis.
One-year experience driving similar equipment in various traffic and weather conditions or graduation from company approved training program.
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Record of safe and competent driving as demonstrated on state Motor Vehicle Record.
Must possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Double/Triple and Hazardous Material endorsements. Ability to operate a commercial motor vehicle in adverse road, weather, and traffic conditions.
Ability to work various shifts and days of the week.
Ability to record applicable freight information on bill of lading.
Ability to match information on freight bill with description on bill of lading.
Environmental working conditions vary and employee may encounter vibration, noise, odors, and extremes in temperature and wind as well as exposure to varied weather, varied surfaces, sharp edges, varied lighting and confined and congested areas and occasionally exposure to petroleum-based products such as gasoline, diesel fuel, oil, and grease.
The position requires the ability to sit, stand, walk, and maintain balance for extensive periods of time. The ability to frequently lift up to 10 lbs from floor to above waist and horizontally, and carry objects up to 50 feet. Occasionally lift up to 70 lbs. Seldomly lift up to 100 lbs. Ability to push/pull up to 148 lbs for extensive periods of time. Ability to the couple and uncouple combinations vehicles, which requires the ability to repeatedly turn a crank and operate a release lever. Ability to climb ladders on the tractor and/or trailer(s) and frequently enter and exit vehicles. Ability to perform repetitive tasks; stretch, turn, twist, and reach over head; bend, crouch, squat, kneel and stoop for extensive periods of time. The ability to operate a forklift, dolly, hand truck, pallet truck, carts, and other equipment is necessary for loading and unloading freight.
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans
Title: RETIRED ONLY Part-Time Pick Up & Delivery Driver (Cheshire, CT)
Requisition ID: 170252