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Primal Supply Meats

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We are currently hiring for the positions listed below. To apply: email work@primalsupplymeats.com with a letter of interest and resume in PDF format. You must include your name and the position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

Driver

Philadelphia, PA

Posted May 30, 2017

As a meat sourcing and logistics company, the role of driver is a key member of our team. You will be responsible for front-line service and handling perishable products, including: Pickups at farms and slaughterhouses, deliveries of customer orders, and general inventory support in receiving and tracking of product. The ideal candidate for this role will be organized and punctual. A good attitude and solid communication skills are necessary. 100% commitment to customer service and order accuracy is required. You should be comfortable spending time alone and also able to work in a self-directed manner without constant supervision. (View full job description here.)

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Drive company vehicle to pick up meat products from partner farmers and processors and deliver to company warehouse.*

Drive company vehicle to deliver customer orders.*

Carefully load and unload boxes and coolers of meat products between vehicle and designated storage areas, including lifting 50+ lbs and using trolleys and pallet jacks to transport product within the warehouse

Accurately manage route checklists and order paperwork for all product being transported and relay any issues or inconsistencies to management

Provide excellent service and develop familiarity with vendor and customer systems and preferences for pick-up and receiving

Ensure food safety and temperature control procedures are practiced at all times

Maintain a clean and organized vehicle and inventory warehouse space

Participate in staff meetings and trainings, as needed

Understand policies and practices that are relevant to our mission and be able to articulate these as a representative of our business

*All routes will start and end at the company warehouse at 6250 Baltimore Pike, Yeadon PA.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have a valid Driver's License and clean driving record

Must be able to sit and drive for long periods of time; able to stand and walk for long periods of time; able to lift 50+ pounds from the ground

Punctual, organized and detail-oriented

Responsible, independent and proactive with communication

Flexibility, desire to learn and a strong work ethic

Local food and/or sustainable agriculture experience is a bonus

HOURS AND COMPENSATION:

This position is 30-40 hours/week paid $12/hr. The ideal candidate will be availabile Tuesday through Saturday with some schedule flexibility, as some days will end earlier or later than scheduled. Typical work hours for this position are:

Tuesday 9am-5pm
Wednesday 12pm-6pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Friday 9am-5pm
Saturday 8am-3pm

*Please understand that as a food company, the holidays are a busy time of year, therefore time-off may be limited during these crucial times.

 
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