Home Depot Warehouse Associate/Backup Driver - Interline Brands in Indianapolis, Indiana

POSITION PURPOSE

As a Warehouse Assocaite/ Backup Delivery Driver your role will be split between warehouse operations and deliveries. As a Warehouse Associate, you will have the opportunity to cross train in a variety of other warehouse functions including order selection, packaging, quality control, shipping, receiving and inventory control. As a Delivery Driver, you till be responsible for the distribution and delivery of maintenance, repair and operational (MRO) products to a variety of facilities and businesses. You will operate a company delivery truck, loading and unloading freight for deliveries to local customers.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

Warehouse Associate:

  • Following all safety procedures

  • Operating Material Handling Equipment such as motorized carts, pallet jacks, cherry pickers and reach trucks

  • Outbound functions include selecting, checking, packing and shipping orders

  • Inbound functions include receiving, placement and put away of product

  • Inventory Control includes cycle counts, inventory moves and accountability for all warehouse inventory accuracy

  • Housekeeping is the responsibility of all associates

  • Assisting with general operations and maintenance

Delivery Driver

  • Performing pre and post trip vehicle inspections to insure your vehicle is ready for the road

  • Loading the truck in an efficient manner for unload and confirming customer orders

  • Climbing in and out of delivery cab to accommodate customer deliveries throughout the day

  • Operating foot and hand controls for commercial vehicles

  • Operating commercial vehicle in compliance with local, state and federal laws

  • Creating customer cheerleaders through excellent customer service; providing assistance as a liaison between customer service and delivery location as needed

  • Performing overtime as required, accomplishing deliveries and maintaining customer satisfaction

  • Obtaining delivery confirmation via manual or electronic methods

  • Performing warehouse duties and tasks assigned

NATURE AND SCOPE

Reports to Operations Manager.

ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Environment:

Usually in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors causing moderate physical discomfort from such things as dust, fumes or odors.

Travel:

Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must be 21 years of age or older.

Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:

Minimal or no educational requirement for this job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience: 1+ years

Physical Requirements:

Requires intermittent periods during which continuous physical exertion is required, such as walking, standing, stooping, climbing, lifting material or equipment, some of which may be heavy or awkward.

Preferred Qualifications:

1 year of previous delivery driver experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:As a Delivery Driver you must be a team player with excellent customer service skills and the drive to succeed. Qualified candidates are self-motivated, responsible, highly organized and able to multitask in a fast paced and changing environment.

Other requirements of the Local Truck Driver include:

Valid, active Driver s License

Clean Motor Vehicle Record

Ability to load and unload heavy items up to 70 lbs.

Must pass DOT physical, criminal check and drug screen

Excellent customer service skills

Clean appearance

Must be familiar with local and surrounding areas

Ability to read a maps and follow directions

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.