United Natural Foods, Inc.
United Natural Foods, Inc.
UNFI is seeking Full-Time and Part-Time motivated individuals to fill our Driver careers with one year of CDL experience!
CDL- Local Class A Truck Drivers are needed for our growing company! New Hourly Increase in pay for UNFI in Gilroy, California! It is a local driving position so you will be home daily. We are currently offering both Full-Time and Part-Time (PT-Weekends at night, or on an as needed basis) driving positions.
At United Natural Foods (UNFI), we know people thrive when they can do what they enjoy. We take our mission of discovering top talent and serving our associates seriously. That's why we hire the brightest and most passionate individuals. Our goal is to keep you fulfilled, happy, and continually learning.
If you enjoy working in a dynamic environment and are looking for an opportunity to become part of a stellar team of professionals, we invite you to apply online today. Our Truck Drivers are responsible for delivering products to customers, loading and unloading the truck in a safe and timely manner according to UNFI procedures, minimizing delays and reporting problems, and picking up supplies and back-hauls from vendors.
UNFI takes great care of our employees, so we want our benefits to work for you! Take a look at some of our great benefits below:
$2500.00 sign on bonus, paid out in 3 installments over one year!
Overtime after 40 hours in a workweek!
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Paid Sick Time
Health and Wellness: Comprehensive Medical insurance coverage with prescription drug coverage
Dental and Vision insurance
Healthcare Spending Accounts with convenient debit car
Income Protection: 401(k) plan with employer match
Life Insurance and AD&D
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Work Life Balance: Healthy Food Purchasing Discount Program
Hybrid Vehicle Incentive Program
Company / Family Events
Company volunteer opportunities
Associate Relief Fund
Corporate Giving: Hunger: improving access to nutritious food for at-risk communities
Environment: supporting local preservation, conservation & restoration
Agriculture: supporting organic local agriculture & organic farming practices
CDL - Class A
The essential functions and basic duties of the CDL Driver are to perform pre and post trip inspection of their vehicle utilizing knowledge of safe and effective loading and handling procedures. As a Delivery Driver, you are also responsible for reviewing paperwork for completeness and accuracy, checking orders for correct number of boxes, correcting addresses and support documentation, completing time cards, entering trip data into on-board computer, and completing paper logs if necessary.
EEO / VETERANS / DISABLED
Additional functions include:
Complying with FMCSA regulations
Delivering and unloading products utilizing equipment, including tractor trailer, ramps, lift gates, pallet jacks, load bars, and other devices which assist delivery
Operating vehicle safely within UNFI guidelines minimizing accidents, traffic violations, and complaints from the public
Reporting any accident immediately to the Transportation Manager/Department
Keeping vehicles well maintained, safe, and secure; reporting any defects promptly using DCVR form
Picking up supplies and back hauls from vendors while completing related paperwork
Addressing and resolving customer problems as appropriate
Ensuring customer orders arrive in quality condition and correspond precisely to the initial order
Communicating professionally with customers and vendors
CDL- Class A
As a Full-Time and Part-Time Delivery Driver, you must have solid understanding of receiving and shipping functions and display good time management, computer, and math skills. It is also important that you have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Our successful drivers require specific certifications, knowledge, and experience as outlined below:
One year of Class A driving experience
High school diploma or GED equivalent
Valid medical card as prescribed by the Federal Motor Carrier Administration and a valid state specific Commercial Driver’s License (Class A and CDL Drivers require respective licensing)
Ability to pass a written exam and road test
Basic knowledge of Department of Transportation (DOT) law and mandates and understanding of UNFI’s safety standards
One year Class A driving experience.
System implementation experience is preferred.
CDL - Class A Truck Driver
We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class.
We are committed to hiring military and veteran associates to help us remain true to our basic beliefs of integrity, leadership and responsibility. The training, experiences and education they have received are second to none.
Steven L. Spinner, President and
Gilroy, California, United States
United Natural Foods, Inc.
Website : https://www.unfi.com
America's Premier Certified Organic Distributor® UNFI is the leading independent national distributor of natural, organic and specialty foods and related products including nutritional supplements, personal care items and organic produce, in the United States. In addition to excellent distribution services, we provide a range of innovative, value-added services for our customers and suppliers, to foster mutual success and growth. Our services include marketing and promotional tools, merchandising, category management and store support services. At the core of UNFI's distribution operation are five main units: UNFI Eastern Region, UNFI Western Region, UNFI Canada, Albert's Organics and Select Nutrition. In addition, our non-distribution divisions include Blue Marble Brands, Earth Origins Market and Woodstock Farms Manufacturing.