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Route Driver in St. Peters, MO at Prairie Farms Dairy

Date Posted: 3/23/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Position Summary, Duties and Responsibilities:

We offer $58,000-$65,000 annual PLUS a $2,000 a year bonus program PLUS a $500 sign on bonus.  We are a wholly owned subsidiary of Prairie Farms Dairy located in St. Peters, MO.  We deliver to national restaurant accounts.  Driver unloads.

Routes available vary.  Most are 2 day routes ran twice a week.  You will be home at least 5 nights of a 7 day week. 

Excellent benefits package included; medical, dental, vision, profit sharing, vacation, holiday pay, personal days.  Weekly pay.  Direct deposit.  D.O.T. compliant scheduling, roadside contracted emergency service.  

This person must have a Class A commercial drivers license and 1 year prior verifiable driving experience.  Must be able to pass a DOT physical including a drug test.

This person must have basic skills in math, reading and writing. Basic math skills include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Duties include keeping stock rotated properly in customers cooler/freezer. This person also will have a great amount of customer contact and therefore should have or be able to attain sales skills.


Other duties as assigned by the supervisor will be required.

Job Requirements

Qualifications/Physical Requirements:

Tractor Trailer qualified, able to pass road test.  

Standing: Dealing with customers
Walking: Working load in trucks up to 75 ft. up to 150/shift
Sitting: Driving up to 100 miles per day
Lift / Carry: Move up to 400 / 35# cases from 12" to 78" up to 66/shift
Push / Pull: Use up to 20# force to move up to 290# satck up to 75 ft. up to 133/shift
Use up to 20# force to move up to 1050# cart up to 75 ft. up to 33/shift
Reaching: Overhead:
Stoop / Bend:
Kneel / Crawl:
Balancing: Wet floors, winter ice
Handle / Finger / Feel: Pick orders from truck stock / stock shelves
Gripping / Grasping: Dairy hook / 2 wheeled hand truck up to 35# force

Other Demands

Talking: Working with customers
Hearing: Working with customers
Color Discrimination: Reading labels, driving
Depth Perception: Driving
Near Vision: Reading orders / labels
Far Vision: Driving
Peripheral Vision: Driving

Environmental Exposures

Inside: 35degree truck / stores / 35 degree store coolers
Outside: Truck to / Outside docks
Extreme Heat:
Noise: Traffic
Vibration: Routine truck driving
Moving Equipment / Parts: Lift gates / dock equipment
Fumes / Dust / Odors: Traffic / cleaning chemicals
High Elevations:
Slippery Surface: Wet floors, winter ice

Equipment/Tools Used

• 2 wheeled truck
• Refrigerated trailer