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J.B. Hunt Transport Delivery Assistant in Bethpage, New York

Job Opening ID:

00314038 Delivery Assistant (Open)

Job Title:

Delivery Assistant

Department:

Operations

Country:

United States of America

State/Province:

New York

City:

Bethpage

Full/Part Time:

Full time

Shift:

Job Description Summary:

Final Mile Services specializes in professional and cost effective final mile deliveries throughout the United States. With over 100 distribution centers nationwide and 1 million square feet of warehouse space, we are able to provide commercial, business to business and home delivery services. Our solutions range from jobs site deliveries for construction and remodeling projects to retail and home deliveries including appliances, furniture, mattresses and many other products. Our network is growing and we are flexible to fit every client’s need.

Job Description:

Responsibilities:

  • Safely operates a 24’-26’ box truck.

  • Assists driver with timely deliveries of bulk items to customers’ homes in accordance to procedures and services.

  • Assists with maintaining communication with station about any change of delivery, delays, route or schedule.

  • Assists and maintains delivery equipment, including handheld scanner.

  • Assists with scan, load and organize merchandise onto truck.

  • Unload merchandise in and out of truck as needed throughout the day.

  • Scan or write in confirmation of delivery upon arrival to recipient client.

  • Helps company vehicle clean and ensure it is well maintained, has fuel, oil and is ready to drive.

  • Helps inspect delivery vehicle daily looking for safety hazards (low tire pressure, tire wear, check oil and fluids, dents etc.) and report any abnormalities.

  • Immediately report any accidents or vehicle issues.

  • Interact with customers during deliveries on provided services, resolve clients complaints and maintain professionalism at all times.

Requirements:

  • MUST HAVE A VALID DL WITH AN ACCEPTABLE DRIVING RECORD!

  • MUST BE AT LEAST 21 YEARS OF AGE

  • Safety conscious

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the US

  • Pass criminal background check

  • Ability to lift 50-75 pounds.

  • Experience using hand trucks, carry straps

Physical Demands:

  • While performing the responsibilities, the employee is required to talk and hear. The employee is often required to sit and use their hands and fingers, to handle or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, and reach with arms and hands. Vision abilities required by this job include close and peripheral vision.

Pay and Benefits:

  • Competitive pay starting at $16.00/hr with a target of 46 hours per week

  • Single or Family medical, dental and vision plans at affordable premiums

  • Annual paid vacation

  • Weekly Direct Deposit

  • Company paid Life Insurance and AD&D Insurance

  • 401K with Company Match

Conditions of Employment

Employment is conditional upon successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen, employment verification, and background check with MVR.

Preferred Qualifications:

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Competencies:

Communication, Creativity (JBH Rating Scale), Customer Service, Working with Others

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Company Overview:

Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.

Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.

J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.

Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.

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