Delivery Driver - Class B CDL in Waite Park, MN   at Viking Electric Supply

Date Posted: 5/30/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Delivery Driver

Class B CDL

Competitive Starting Wage

St. Cloud, Minnesota

Days/Hours: Monday-Friday - early morning start time

Occasional ability to work overtime

What makes Viking the indispensable supply chain partner central to our customer's success is our fleet of drivers who are on the road 5 days a week delivering the product and service they depend on to run their business. Our customers build relationships with our drivers as they interact on a regular basis. Our drivers add a lot of value to our company and the way to do business.

Join a team that will make you proud to be a Viking employee. Work closely with the Distribution Center traffic department to coordinate outbound deliveries, including scheduling of specialty equipment when required. Understand daily delivery functions, routes, and transfer system. You will facilitate moving product throughout the distribution center with the use of power industrial equipment. You will utilize forklifts and additional power industrial equipment may be used.

Positions Responsibilities

  • Be the face and reputation of our company.
  • D.O.T. Medical Card & Clean Motor Vehicle Record Required
  • Ensure truck is in safe operating condition and maintains a clean appearance.
  • Communicate with sales associates through problem-solving to meet customer needs.
  • Supply feedback to the transportation specialist to maintain efficiency in driving route
  • Ability to stand and move throughout the warehouse in various temperatures
  • Ability to frequently lift, push, and slide packages that typically weigh up to 50 lbs
  • Construct pallets based on delivery area preventing stock from being damaged on delivery.
  • Acquires and maintains current knowledge of Viking policies and procedures, participates in training, and attends meetings as requested.
  • Acts in a helpful and cooperative manner towards customers and Viking associates.
  • Participate in processes and programs aimed at promoting a safe work environment.

Core Competencies expected of all Viking Electric Associates:

  1. Acts with Integrity
  2. Builds Effective Relationships
  3. Communicates Effectively
  4. Creates and Leads Change
  5. Develops Self and Team
  6. Drives Performance and Results
  7. Makes Quality Decisions

Job Related Skills:

  • Valid Class B CDL with/Airbrake
  • Clean driving record
  • Strong communication and customer service skills
  • Problem-solving skills

Minimum Experience

  • 1 year commercial driving delivery experience is preferred
  • Sales/customer service experience preferred
  • Use of technology including mobile devices and RF scanners
  • Experience with the delivery area
  • Experience with warehouse equipment preferred

Viking Electric Values:

Viking Electric's shared values drive the daily decisions of our associates and define how we interact with each other, our customers, suppliers and communities.  For Viking Electric these shared values are:

  • Integrity - Behaving in a respectful, straightforward and ethical manner.
  • Excellence - Delivering great experiences throughout our entire business.
  • Innovation - Taking the initiative to drive positive change in our business.
  • Commitment - Bringing passion, creativity and knowledge to all that we do.
  • Collaboration - Enabling shared success through teamwork

Viking Electric is a wholesale electrical distributor and solutions provider with 23 locations in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Chicago, Ill. The company was founded in 1964, in St. Paul, Minnesota to serve the needs of the electrical industry. Viking Electric serves residential and commercial electrical contractors, industrial, tool, and related markets. The company stocks more than 30,000 products from 400 manufacturers including electrical supplies, lighting, power tools, hand tools, wire and cable, automation, data com, switchgear, and more. Viking Electric is a Sonepar Company.

Viking Electric is an M/F/Disabled and Vet EEO/AA employer