|Title:||Delivery Driver Apprentice|
A.F. Wendling’s Food Service is hiring for our Delivery Driver Apprentice Program. We provide the training and opportunity to obtain class “A” CDL for the purpose of a positon as a Delivery Drive position in the Transportation Department. Through education and driving skills development, you will become proficient in the operation of a tractor-trailer combination with the goal of obtaining a full Class “A” license within 60 days. A.F. Wendling’s Food Service will cover the initial CDL fees (one time only), DOT physical, and provide a truck for on and off route practice, as well as testing.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR POTENTIAL CANDIDATES:
Must possess a valid CDL Learner's Permit
Must possess acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) based on hiring standards
Must meet all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements under section 391 of the Federal Motor Carrier (FMC) regulations
Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator
Basic written and verbal communication skills
Ability to lift/carry hand freight of varying weights several times a day
Ability to sit for extended periods of time, bend, twist, squat, climb in and out of truck
Ability to follow instructions and complete required training
Ability to work independently and/or as a team member
Adhere to a Schedule – Ability to understand and adhere to an assigned schedule
Critical Thinking - Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
- Time Management Skills - Managing one's own time
- Minimum 1 year commitment
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (Essential Functions):
A.F. Wendling offers a generous benefits package including:
A.F. Wendling's Mission & Values"
We are driven by our customers needs to go the extra mile for their success.
We take care of our customers like a member of our family.
We work hard for our customers success because we care about their business.
We provide a personal touch that is the signature of A.F. Wendling.
We are always open to new ideas and the door to management is always open.
We are proud of our family of employees and their dedication to make a difference for our customers..... one at a time.