Delivery Driver - Knoxville, TN 2017-02-24
at Empire Distributors Inc

Date Posted: 2/24/2017

Job Description


Delivers products to our customers
according to developed scheduled and routes. 
Distributes products at customer locations and ensures paperwork is
complete and accurate.  Collects funds if
applicable from the customer.  Verifies
that product and inventories match, and addresses customer issues and concerns
by performing the following duties.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Operates vehicle in accordance
with all State and Federal regulations in a safe manner with respect to weather
and road conditions.

Ensures that pre/post-trip
inspection sheets are completed on each vehicle used.  Notifies the DC Supervisor of discrepancies.

Checks load conditions and
maintains load using approved load-locks and tools.

Maintains security of load
ensuring bay of truck is locked at all times driver is away from vehicle.

Ensures the assigned
vehicle is clean at the end of each shift.

Delivers products according
to invoices and customer requirements, ensuring that deliveries are made

Maintains accurate record
of arrival and departure time of each stop.

Provides input on routes,
including time windows, stop order sequence, etc., through proper channels.

Ensures that all invoices
delivered are signed by the respective customer, paperwork is in stop-order
sequence, invoices are matched, and route sheet is properly marked.

Collects payments based on
terms established by the Company and Tennessee state laws.

Communicates shortages and
overages of products, and returns items to the Distribution center as

Resolves issues when
possible with customers, and/or communicates those issues to the Company for
proper resolution. 

Ensures proper deposit
procedure is followed when depositing funds collected from route.

Immediately reports any
changes to driver license status or any citations issued by law enforcements


Job Snapshot

About Us

Empire Distributors, Inc. is proud to be associated with the following sister companies: Empire Distributors of North Carolina, Inc., Empire Distributors of Tennessee, Inc., and Baroness Small Wines, Inc. (Denver, CO). Together our mission is to be the very best at building brands and developing people. Empire Distributors is a wholesale alcoholic beverage distributor in the Southeast U.S. with over 800 teammates in nine locations. We are committed to offering our customers quality products at an outstanding value with exceptional customer service!

Our valued teammates are the direct link to our clients and the reason for our success. From merchandiser and sales jobs to driver and warehouse jobs, an array of career opportunities awaits you at Empire Distributors! We want to hear from you. Empire is an equal opportunity employer and a drug free workplace. Empire provides equal opportunities to qualified applicants with disabilities and disabled veterans to compete for jobs. This obligation includes, if necessary, making reasonable accommodations for the application process to qualified individuals

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