Delivery - non CDL - Driver
Company: Hajoca Corporation
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: September 18, 2023
Delivery - non CDL - Driver
Baton Rouge, LA, USA Req #5165
Friday, August 11, 2023
Hajoca Corporation is one of the country's largest privately-held
wholesale distributors of plumbing, heating & cooling, and
industrial supplies. Founded in 1858, Hajoca is a company based on
the principles of "Service, Integrity, Reliability," and on
relationships of trust and support with teammates, customers, and
suppliers. Throughout its history, Hajoca has played an active role
in shaping advances in plumbing. However, we attribute our success
to two simple truths; a unique business philosophy and talented
people. Hajoca is all about the people, who give us our advantage,
and who will guide us successfully into the future.
Although Hajoca is a large company, we work in a decentralized
environment where each of our locations, called Profit Centers
(PCs), is run by the Profit Center Manager as if it were their own
small business. A typical is the heart of our business and consists
of a warehouse, counter, sales office, and (sometimes) a showroom.
Our PCs conduct business under and offer a customized business
approach, honoring what's special about each local marketplace.
The Plumbing Warehouse is one of those trade names and is looking
for a non-CDL Driver at their Baton Rouge location.
Are you friendly and do you thrive on providing great customer
service? Are you detail-oriented and safety conscious? Do you enjoy
working independently? If so, we'd like you to join our team as a
Delivery Driver (Non-CDL).
About the Role:
Driver safely and load and unload trucks and make deliveries.
Destinations include job sites, customer facilities, vendor
facilities, other Hajoca locations, facilities of other
wholesalers, or other locations as directed by management
Be friendly, observant, and able to determine customer needs and
communicate that information to the Manager and/or Warehouse
Understand the shipping documents that are associated with the
merchandise for each delivery and have accurate directions to each
Unload correct merchandise from the truck and place it where the
receiving party wants it. Obtain legible signature for all
merchandise delivered per Company policy and procedure.
Collect and secure outstanding payments for all cash deliveries
prior to releasing the material to the customer.
Provide sales leads by noting prospective customer names and
addresses discovered in the course of making deliveries.
Inspect the truck and required parts and accessories to determine
safe operating condition prior to departure from the Hajoca
location and advise management of any mechanical problems with the
At least 18 years old; or at least 21 years old if operating a
commercial motor vehicle (GVWR of 10,001 lbs. or more)
High school diploma or equivalent
A driving record that meets the criteria for being an Authorized
Driver in accordance with Company policy
Must pass a Department of Transportation physical examination
before beginning work; to be updated at least every two years while
employed and performing this job function
Experience driving a truck and making deliveries preferred
Our ideal candidate will also:
Know laws, rules and regulations governing driving motor vehicles
in general, and commercial motor vehicles subject to Department of
Transportation regulations in particular.
Be able to safely operate any delivery vehicle, including
commercial motor vehicles that have a gross vehicle weight rating
(GVWR) of up to 26,000 pounds.
Know of, be able to apply and practice safety precautions in a
warehouse and material handling environment.
Be able to build and maintain a positive working relationship with
customers, vendors, and co-workers.
Be able to remain calm and function effectively in stressful,
unexpected, and/or emergency situations.
Be able to learn to operate warehouse material-handling
Be able to learn and operate the computer related systems used in
the delivery process.
Be able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide, using whole
numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
The benefits of working with us:
Our culture is well-suited for exceptional people who use their
talents to drive business and want to share in the financial
success their efforts yield. In addition to a competitive starting
wage, we offer a Profit-Sharing Program that provides each team
member with an opportunity to earn a direct share of the profits on
an annual basis. In addition to our generous compensation package,
Hajoca also offers:
Medical, dental, vision, and prescription coverage
Retirement cash account with company contributions
Pre-tax accounts for healthcare and dependent care
Paid vacation, holidays, and sick time
Targeted training programs focused on your personal and
Hajoca Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer (Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled).
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity/expression, national origin, age, veteran status,
disability, or any other protected category pursuant to federal,
state or local laws and will not be discriminated against on the
basis of any such categories/status. Hajoca values diversity,
equity and inclusion and this policy applies to all employment
practices at Hajoca. Hajoca is committed to providing reasonable
accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities
including, but not limited to, during the application process.
Please let us know if you need assistance or an accommodation due
to a disability.
Background Screening Statement
We are a drug free workplace. Employment is contingent upon
pre-employment drug screening, and successful completion of a
criminal background investigation subject to any federal, state and
Pay Type Hourly
Baton Rouge, LA, USA
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