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Position title: Delivery Driver
Company: 12033682 Canada Inc.
Location: Gatineau, De la Rivière-Blanche area, Quebec

Status: Part-time (30 hours per week) (Eventual full-time opportunities)
Salary: 17$ per hour

The Company:

12033682 Canada Inc. is a newly created SME whose mission is to provide small local farms with easy, affordable, and reliable direct-to-customer delivery service. Unlike food distribution companies, we work for food producers to help them get the food they produce to their customers.

We are currently looking for the perfect candidate to join our team. This person must appreciate the primordial customer-relation role that the position implies. The perfect candidate should see past the product handling and act as a brand ambassador on behalf of our clients (farms). Being the only direct contact the customer will ever have with the producer, the candidate must also have a good understanding of the farm-to-table values.

Job description:

  • Driving of a reefer cargo van (model Ford Transit)
  • Navigating via GPS
  • Long workday shifts (more than 9 hours per day)
  • Long shifts are followed by a rest day
  • Flexible schedule (Work-family balancing possible to a certain extent)
  • Opportunity of working for a business promoting local economy, sustainability, and with great growth potential
  • First week of training/mentoring will be followed by a three (3) months probation period

Responsibilities:

  • Loading the cargo van at the beginning of the day and/or at the various client farms.
  • Delivering packages at their final destination (customer)
  • Managing deliveries, routing, and customer support through the supplied technology and software.
  • Cleaning the cab at the end of the day
  • End-of-the-day oral debriefing
  • Rigorously following our Covid-19 safety and health protocols

Qualifications and requirements:

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Bilingual (an asset)
  • 5A class license required
  • Good driving experience (urban and rural settings)
  • Commercial driving experience (an asset)
  • Confortable with technology
  • Impeccable driving record
  • No criminal record
  • Must be able to lift up to 50 pound boxes
  • Confortable at working alone for long hours
  • Good orientation skills
  • Basic knowledge of the Ottawa region road network (an asset)

Sought-after skills:

  • Good interpersonal skills (brand ambassador)
  • Resourcefulness
  • Autonomy, responsibility et reliability
  • Detail oriented
  • Good understanding of environmental issues
  • Good understanding of the cultural, social, and economical value of local economy and sustainability

Location: City of Gatineau, de la Rivière-Blanche area (near Gatineau Airport)

Work schedule:

  • Variable depending on season and demand
  • The candidate must be available to work on Saturdays

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to:

DistributionDurable@gmail.com

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: May 5 2020    ID: 56622