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Delivery Truck Driver

Type: Permanent Full-time

Location: Summerside, PE - ADL Foods

Description:

Delivery Truck Driver – Full Time

ADL Foods Division – Summerside, PE

Amalgamated Dairies Limited (ADL) is a producer-owned, independent cooperative that operates dairy processing and retail food distribution facilities throughout PEI. For 70 years, we have processed fresh milk from PEI farms to produce premium dairy products, including milk, cheese, cream, butter, and ice cream. Our quality dairy products are in kitchens and restaurants across PEI and Canada.

Join Our Team!

Are you an experienced and reliable driver with a Class 1A license? ADL Foods is on the lookout for a committed Delivery Driver to join our team. If you’ve got a minimum of 3 years of commercial truck driving experience, excellent customer service skills, and can handle the physical aspects of the job, we want you! Bring your expertise to a dynamic role where you’ll play a key part in our delivery operations.

Position Overview:

The Truck Driver role at ADL Foods is crucial to our operational success. The primary focus involves delivering our quality products to Food Service Customers and efficiently transporting goods across Prince Edward Island.

Location: ADL Foods, Summerside, PE

Compensation and Benefits:

  • $23.66 – $26.29 / hour
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision, life, and disability coverage.
  • Retirement savings plan with employer contributions and expert financial guidance.
  • Paid Time Off, covering vacations and sick leave.
  • Personal Spending Account (PSA) – dedicated fund for well-being expenses.
  • Personalized training programs for ongoing skill improvement and career growth.
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) – confidential assistance for personal and work challenges.
  • Special perks and discounts exclusively for ADL employees.
  • The pride of belonging to a distinguished local company, 100% owned by PEI’s dairy farmers.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Deliver products efficiently and safely, ensuring top quality during transport by managing temperatures and handling conditions.
  • Load and unload products daily according to designated delivery routes.
  • Accurately manage customer invoices and obtain signatures for all deliveries.
  • Collect and securely handle cash/cheque payments, keeping precise financial records.
  • Follow return policies, ensuring proper documentation and coordination with warehouse staff.
  • Diligently maintain daily logbooks and keep the truck and trailer in optimal condition.
  • Adapt to additional duties as needed, maintaining flexibility in operational changes.

Qualifications:
  • Class 1A driver’s license required.
  • At least 3 years of commercial truck driving experience, specifically with tractor trailers.
  • High school diploma/GED preferred.
  • Customer service experience necessary.
  • Previous delivery experience essential.
  • Proficient in writing and communication.
  • Physical capability for heavy lifting and using hand carts.
  • Flexibility to start shifts early, with timings adjusted according to route requirements.

Education and Training:

How to apply:

 

Are you ready to take on a rewarding role with us? If so, we invite you to apply!

What to Submit:

A recent driver’s abstract (from the last 30 days)

Your updated resume

Where to Send Your Application:

recruiting@adl.ca.

Application Deadline:

April 5, 2024, at 4:00 PM.

We appreciate every application we receive. However, we’ll only be able to reach out to those who are shortlisted for an interview.

At ADL, we are persistently committed to equal opportunity in our employment practices. We strive to create a workplace that’s free from discrimination and harassment, where all employees feel respected and valued.


Job Expires:April 5, 2024 4:00pm