Overview

Cypress Employment services has a client in the Birmingham area looking for a Branch Material Handler/Driver

 

Job Description: Load/Unload and move materials within a near facility, yard, or work site. Drives Straight truck GVWR class 6 or GVWR class 3 with trailer to transport and deliver products.

 

Job Duties: 

 

 Reads pick tickets, transfers or other documents and follows oral instructions to ascertain materials or containers to be moved.
 Assembles and fills orders to be shipped to customers then reviews all orders to ensure picking accuracy.
 Pulls and assembles orders for will call customers quickly, accurately, courteously, and respectfully.
 Loads materials onto pallets or into crates that contain products for transfer to all locations and installs strapping, bracing, or padding to prevent shifting or damage in transit.
Build and maintain customer relations in the field to ensure excellent customer service and enhance the company’s image by treating customers in a friendly and professional manner.
Thoroughly complete daily delivery schedule in a timely safe manner by adhering to assigned delivery schedule and following all job directives precisely.
Safely assist in the loading and unloading of the product to customer’s location and return products. Report any problems that occur with a customer if possible before leaving the delivery location.
Perform all duties by company policies and procedures, and comply with all Federal, State, and local regulations for safe operation of a commercial motor vehicle.
Inspects truck for defects before and after trips and submits a report indicating the truck condition.
Completing a thorough load check on your truck before leaving, ensuring that all delivery materials are firmly secured, and all parts of your truck are in compliance with all Federal, State, and local regulations.
Obeying all traffic laws and weight limits. Completing and filing all logs and required government paperwork in a precise and timely manner.
 Providing the customer with an invoice on completion of each delivery.
Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles.
Operates industrial forklift or electric hoist to assist in loading or moving materials and products.
Locates material in assigned bin location and assures inventory accuracy if discrepancies are found on either. Reports discrepancies to direct supervisor.
Stocks showroom area of branch from distribution center transfers, vendor shipments or overstock located in warehouse area of branch.
General Housekeeping of branch warehouse and yard to keep clean and in orderly fashion.
Requirements: 

 

Must have a valid Drivers license 
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent 
Must have at least 1 year experience driving a straight truck. 
Must have a Clean Driving record (MVR) 
Must have valid DOT heath card
Must have basic math skills – add, subtract, multiply, and divide 
Must have intermediate computer skills, and have knowledge of inventory software
Must be physically fit to perform job duties
Must be able to pass a pre-employment DOT drug screen, MVR, background, and Credit Check
Pay: $16 an hour

Schedule: Monday – Thursday 7 am – 4:30 pm, Friday from 7 am – 4 pm.