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The position and career of truck drivers plays a vital role in any of the businesses that distribute goods or products to customers, retailers or wholesalers.

TRUCK DRIVER - Class A CDL Delivery Truck Driver


Posted April 26, 2017, Ennis, TX
Class A CDL Delivery Truck Driver Solo - Local & Regional Home Daily Refrigerated Lift Gate Trucks Pre-Loaded... Rolling Carts Physical - Driver to unload using pallet jack / lift gate Local Pay - $17.00 per hour + OT - 8 hour daily...

TRUCK DRIVER - Class A CDL Delivery Truck Driver


Posted April 19, 2017, Empire, CA
Class A CDL Delivery Drivers: $2,000.00 sign on bonus I-5 runs: Regional to NC SOLO No touch freight TAKE HOME... is .37 cpm Top driver: $900 – 1150/wk. – works some weekends – GOOD home time Avg. driver: $700 - 950/wk. LH: 350 – 500...

TRUCK DRIVER - Class A CDL Delivery Driver


Posted April 19, 2017, Reno, NV
Class A CDL Delivery Drivers Solo Regional to Stockton, CA and Return Day Trips Snow driving experience... REQUIRED Minimum 9 months Class A Experience Driver pallet jack unload Possible steady work with dependable driver with flexible...

Class A CDL Delivery Driver - Grand Prairie, TX


Posted April 17, 2017, Grand Prairie, TX
today! Airgas USA, LLC is currently seeking an energetic, self-motivated person to fulfill a Class A HAZMAT Delivery Driver position... or obtains customer signature on receipt for pickup or delivery. Makes deliveries outside of regular route to provide...

Class A CDL Delivery Driver - Grand Prairie, TX


Posted April 16, 2017, Grand Prairie, TX
today! Airgas USA, LLC is currently seeking an energetic, self-motivated person to fulfill a Class A HAZMAT Delivery Driver position... or obtains customer signature on receipt for pickup or delivery. Makes deliveries outside of regular route to provide...

Delivery Driver - Sherman, TX


Posted April 16, 2017, Sherman, TX
is currently seeking an energetic, self-motivated person to fulfill a Delivery Driver position at our branch in Sherman, TX... gasses and hard goods to customer's place of business. Performs non-route delivery(s) necessary to provide customers...

TRUCK DRIVER-LOCAL DELIVERY


Posted April 14, 2017, Fremont, CA
drivers are home every day! Responsibilities: ***1st Shift***Monday - Friday***Driver Unload & Drop/Hook*** ***$2,500... Hiring Bonus*** A driver is responsible for delivering Mohawk products ( carpet, wood, ceramic tile, vinyl, pad, sundries...

TRUCK DRIVER - Class A CDL Delivery Truck Driver


Posted April 11, 2017, Ennis, TX
Class A CDL Delivery Truck Driver Solo - Local & Regional Home Daily Refrigerated Lift Gate Trucks Pre-Loaded... Rolling Carts Physical - Driver to unload using pallet jack / lift gate Local Pay - $17.00 per hour + OT - 8 hour daily...

TRUCK DRIVER - Class A CDL Delivery Driver


Posted April 11, 2017, Reno, NV
Class A CDL Delivery Drivers Solo Regional to Stockton, CA and Return Day Trips Snow driving experience... REQUIRED Minimum 9 months Class A Experience Driver pallet jack unload Possible steady work with dependable driver with flexible...

3,000 Sign On Bonus - Class A CDL Delivery Driver


Posted April 11, 2017, Empire, CA
***3,000 Sign On Bonus!*** Class A CDL Delivery Drivers: I-5 runs: REGIONAL to N. CA SOLO No touch freight...) miles over 576 is .37 cpm top driver: $900 - $1150 – works some weekends avg. driver: $700 - $950 LH: 350 – 500 miles...


The Responsibilities And Tasks Of A Delivery Truck Driver

The job description of a truck driver for deliveries typically is associated with moving products from a producer’s warehouse to consumers, wholesale outlets, retail stores along with various points-of-sales from orders.

 

truck delivering products

It can also include delivering an extensive array of products from the wholesalers to the retailers, alternatively from the retailers to the consumers. Unlike many of the other types of driving roles, delivery truck drivers involve a blend of administrative and logistics skills.

Delivery truck drivers are expected to keep and take inventories of the goods that need to be delivered and then check on the quality and quantity of the goods to ensure that are matching up to the order. In addition, the driver is required to fill in the necessary documents before a delivery and after the delivery, issue an invoice and then obtain the signature from each of the recipients or customers.

Over and above this the driver also holds the responsibilities of maintaining log books that are in place to record the details of every transaction. This will include the details of the customer such as:

  • Name
  • Address
  • Delivery time
  • The amount collected
  • Any expenses that were incurred from the actual delivery process

Additional responsibilities of truck drivers that conduct deliveries also include conveying the ordered goods onto customers, the assistance of loading the merchandise that needs to be delivered and then offloading the merchandise at the necessary points of delivery.

Other duties that the driver may need to perform will include receiving complaints and inquiries from customers and performing the correct maintenance on the delivery truck which can include conducting minor repairs along with keeping the interior and exterior of the truck clean.

Reputable and professional truck drivers are expected to have good communication skills as the job description is associated with daily interactions that occur with customers from all types of backgrounds. Outstanding customer-service skills are seen as imperative. This should be accompanied by numeric basic skills as the driver is required to constantly handle recording delivery details in monetary and numbers terms.

Certain deliveries may necessitate the collection of payments on delivery. This means that the driver must be able to calculate giving the correct change and that the right amount has been received. Delivery drivers will spend the majority of their working days carrying goods, talking, walking and driving which means they should be in good health and possess stamina.

Examples Of Delivery Truck Driver Job Descriptions

The tasks, responsibilities and duties of delivery truck-drivers typically performed will include the following examples:

  • Deliver merchandise to retail stores, customers and wholesale outlets on the behalf of their employer
  • Make sure the produce is delivered securely and safely
  • Ensure a timely delivery of the merchandise to the designated spots
  • Locating the address of where the orders will need to be delivered
  • Obeying all the traffic regulations