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Driver/Warehouse WorkerShift TypeFirst ShiftShift Start8:00amShift End4:30pm in Elk Grove Village, IL at Bunzl Distribution

Date Posted: 4/22/2018

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Bunzl Distribution

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http://www.bunzldistribution.com
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An international distribution and outsourcing group headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri.  We supply a wide range of over 250,000 different supply items to food processor, supermarkets, the non-food retail industry, convenience stores and other users.
Bunzl Distribution owns and operates more than 85 warehouses serving all 50 states, Puerto Rico, as well as Canada, the Caribbean and all of Mexico.  In North America, we employ over 3,500 plus employees and sales are in excess of $5 billion annually.  Below is an outline of the various business segments in North America.
R3 (Redistribution) - R3 is a business segment that delivers the best, most efficient solutions to support the growth and profitability of our business customers.  The markets serviced by R3 include foodservice (serving restaurants, hotels and airlines), janitorial/sanitation, industrial/safety and medical/surgical distributors.
Processor - Bunzl's Processor Division provides the protein and food processing industry with an extensive array of maintenance, operating, and employee supplies.  We stock more than 25,000 food processing and plant operating items to help our customers meet their business needs.
Retail - Bunzl Distribution provides outsourcing services and distribution to some of North America's leading retailers.  We primarily provide store operating supplies like boxes and wrap, as well as retail carry-out bags and other goods for resale.
Convenience Store - Bunzl is a leading provider of operating supplies and retail goods to convenience store wholesalers and retailers.  We offer more than 3,000 products to this market, including paper products, soap, and sanitation and cleaning supplies.
Safety - R3 Safety is America's only true logistics redistributor of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) products.  We provide service to distributors in the construction, industrial, hardware, jan/san, rental, electrical, safety and welding markets throughout the United States and Canada.
Janitorial/Sanitation - Bunzl is a leading distributor of janitorial/sanitation products selling a general housekeeping line, laundry items, floor equipment, soaps, chemicals and equipment servicing healthcare facilities, retail companies, and miscellaneous commercial industries.
Responsibilities:
  • Operates tractor-trailer combination in a safe and professional manner at all times
  • Delivers products to customers on time, while providing complete customer service
  • Transfers materials and items from trailer to dock area or other designated area by hand, hand truck, electric pallet jack, or manual pallet jack
  • Maintains DOT logs daily and complies with all other required DOT procedures/regulations
  • Conducts Pre-trip and Post-trip inspections of tractor and trailer units, in compliance with DOT regulations
  • Sorts and places materials or items on racks, shelves, or in bins according to predetermined sequence
  • Select customer orders from shelves, place onto pallet, and load onto trailer
  • Assists other Warehouse Workers in completing tasks as requested by the Warehouse Manager and/or immediate supervisor
  • Backhauls as required
  • Maintains a clean, organized and safe work environment
  • Utilize an on-board computer and wireless radio frequency system

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent required
  • Must have a valid CDL Class A license with Doubles/Triples endorsements a plus
  • Minimum 2 years experience in commercial transportation or a graduate of an accredited truck driving school
  • Must have Hazmat endorsement or able to obtain within 60 days of employment
  • Ability to operate a tractor-trailer in a safe and efficient manner
  • Possess knowledge of all applicable State and Federal DOT regulations
  • Capacity to read and correctly interpret route manifests and invoices
  • Ability and willingness to work varying routes and required overtime as assigned by Supervisor
  • Previous experience with an Automatic On-Board Recording Device (AOBRDs) such as XATA and OmniTRACS preferred
  • Previous warehouse/forklift operation experience a plus but not required
  • Ability to work regularly at a height of up to 26 feet above the ground (with provided safety equipment/processes/training)
  • Must be able to lift heavy objects with or without reasonable accommodation (occasionally 60-75 lbs)
Bunzl Distribution offers competitive salaries, a comfortable work environment, and a full range of benefits including a 401k with a company match.
Bunzl Distribution has a tradition of commitment to equal employment opportunity.  It is the established policy to attract and retain the best qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status as provided by law.
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  • The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)