Route Delivery Driver ~ Alpenrose Dairy
Alpenrose Dairy Portland | Portland, OR | Full Time
Alpenrose Dairy, a 100 year old iconic Portland brand, is looking for Route Delivery Drivers aka the neighborhood Milkman (and Milkwoman!). This position is key in launching Alpenrose's home delivery in the greater Portland area. Join us as we propel the brand into the next 100 years!
This role is delivering fresh local products to our customers’ door step and representing our brand as a Milkman who are the face of our company.
Daily responsibilities include:
- Deliver dairy and other products to homes using handheld delivery computer while meeting productivity standards and completing work in a timely manner
- Control inventory and handle purchase orders for daily deliveries based on standing orders and projected sales
- Resolve service concerns
- Wear company uniform daily and maintain a neat and clean appearance at all times
- Maintain cleanliness of truck, perform pre and post trip inspections of truck daily, and add fuel, oil and fluids to truck as necessary
- Follow directions but work independently while maintaining a high level of customer service, productivity and self-motivation
- Customer interaction is constant and this position requires outstanding customer service skills.
Qualifications to be successful:
- Previous delivery and customer service experience is preferred
- Insurable driving record is a must have
- Ability to lift or move 50 lbs and be in up and out of truck constantly throughout the day
- Ability to work in all weather conditions
- Excellent history of customer interaction
- Work cooperatively with management, colleagues, partners, and most importantly customers and potential customers
- Ability to problem solve with speed, to completion and responsible follow up
- Familiarity with the greater Portland area and ability to follow driving directions
- Must be able to maintain a fast, physical pace while making accurate deliveries and operating the milk truck safely.
Successful Milkmen are friendly and cordial, great listeners, effective problem solver, able to deal with frequent change, amazingly dependable, motivated to continually improve performance and are enthusiastic about delivering milk delivery to homes in our area.
Alpenrose Dairy provides great wages and benefits to all employees.
So, if you have previous experience in route delivery and exceptional customer service skills, please respond to this post with your resume and cover letter telling us why you are the best candidate for this position.