Company: The Norfolk Companies
Posted on: September 5, 2020
Do you enjoy working on a team?
Do you enjoy providing exceptional customer service?
Do you want to work for a company that appreciates its employees
and one of New England's largest kitchen and bath suppliers?
The Norfolk Companies may be the place for you! We are a family
owned and operated business with over 85 years in business. We are
currently seeking reliable, customer service driven candidates for
join our delivery team as a Driver Assistant in Braintree.
Your day will start at 6:30am each day (Monday-Friday) where you
will review your route for the day, complete your required pre-trip
of your vehicle and ensure you have all the product needed to
complete your deliveries. Doubling checking your load is always
safe and secured.
Each driver assistant will partner with a driver and work together
to ensure deliveries are done on-time, safely and complete. This
role does require regular heavy lifting as cabinets range on
average between 45-60 lbs. You will work with the customer for any
special instructions on placement of materials, etc.
Norfolk uses mobile delivery technology, so you will need to be
tech savvy and able to use mobile devices for confirmations, GPS,
and communication. Being organized is key to successful delivery as
well as completing each order's electronic paperwork.
Operate the equipment safely and to ensure each load is complete
and properly secured at all times.
Be Responsible for all electronic communication while truck is in
motion, drivers are not allowed by law to use cell phone while
truck is in motion, also responsible for GPS programming and
assisting driver with best route.
Have to remain alert for changing road conditions, hazards, low
bridges etc, also must exit vehicle and assist driver whenever
truck is backing up, parking, moving close to a structure, always
watching for obstructions, wires, tree branches etc, no texting or
non company issued electronic devices are to be used while in the
Assist driver in bringing items into customers location, being
careful not to cause damage to merchandise or property, always
being courteous and professional.
Assist driver when picking up merchandise from customers or
vendors, always check merchandise against sales order or packing
slip and inspect for damage before leaving site.
Be physically fit and able to perform daily deliveries.
Be able to lift 45-60 lbs. Up to 100 lbs. with a 2-person lift.
Have good communication and customer service skills.
Be able to read and comprehend English, bi-lingual helpful.
Be able to use handheld devices for delivery recordkeeping as well
as check texts and emails as needed.
Able to sit for long periods of time
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly
required to talk and hear.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close and
night vision (based on job tasks).
Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to
Almost always exposed to outside weather conditions.
Frequently required to walk distances over 200 yards both flat
surface and construction sites
Frequently required to lift and securely carry fragile items of 80+
pounds for a moderate distance.
Frequently required to climb stairs to deliver products.
Frequently exposed to heavy equipment such as delivery vehicles or
Employee will regularly be exposed to construction materials and
visit construction sites.
Subject to post accident drug and/or alcohol testing while employed
by the company.
Able to wear work boots, hard hat, safety glasses, safety vests as
required by delivery location.
The Norfolk Companies consists of Norfolk Hardware and Home Center,
Norfolk Kitchen and Bath, and Northeast Cabinet and Countertop
Distributors. Norfolk Hardware and Home Center is a full-service
hardware store and home center located in Boston. Northeast Cabinet
and Countertop Distributors is a manufacturing business
specializing in the production of cabinets, countertops, and custom
case work. The Norfolk Companies was founded in 1934. We have been
in business for over 85 years and continue to grow year after year.
Come and be part of this fun, fast paced, family atmosphere. The
Norfolk Companies provide competitive benefits including medical &
dental insurance, 401k with a generous company match, Paid Time
Off, uniforms, free company fitness center (at our Braintree
location) and voluntary vision, life & short-term disability
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