Full Time \ Part Time
The Driver is responsible for driving the company vehicles to and from events, client, vendor and venue locations, making pick-ups and deliveries. The Driver is also responsible for loading and unloading event equipment.
Traits for Success
Safety minded and not heavy footed on the gas pedal.
Able to get around town efficiently.
Able to transport people safely. Seat belts first!
Good team player.
Drives company vehicles to and from events, client, vendor and venue locations on schedule and on time.
Makes pick-ups and deliveries on schedule and on-time.
Loads and unloads vehicles as necessary.
Responsible for making sure all cargo is secured according to safety guidelines to prevent injury, damage and breakage.
Follows all U.S. Department of Transportation, (USDOT), Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and state guidelines for driver eligibility, fitness for duty, vehicle usage and rules of the road.
Responsible for the safety and security of vehicle and passengers according to company, state and federal guidelines, including: parking the vehicle legally and in safe locations, securing the vehicle properly, and not allowing unauthorized use or passengers.
Completes vehicles inspections and reports according to established guidelines. Monitors vehicle performance and repairs; reports vehicle maintenance needs to management.
Maintains interior of vehicles to keep it clean and uncluttered.
Must be 21 years of age.
2-4 years of driving experience is preferred.
Ability to understand, read and speak English.
Valid Illinois Drivers’ License required.
CDL license preferred.
Proof of clean driving record required.
Strong knowledge of safe vehicle usage and Illinois rules of the road required.
Ability to interpret pull sheets.
Familiarity with proper packing methods is helpful.
Ability to handle items safely.
Good verbal communication skills to communicate successfully with the Logistics team.
Ability to take direction.
Customer service orientation; able to maintain a professional demeanor with clients.
Ability to tolerate long work shifts and work flexible schedules to include evenings and weekends.
Ability to travel locally, and outside the city and state.
What We Offer: