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Truck Driver - CDL A 

Reports to: Manager Transportation and Logistics  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Non-Exempt  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Capital Area Food Bank - DC  
About the Organization It is an exciting time at the Capital Area Food Bank (CAFB) as we continue to undertake our mission of providing good, nutritious food today and food to enable brighter futures. On an annual basis CAFB distributes about 40 million meals worth of food through a network of hundreds of partners across the DMV. We know that creating long term solutions to food security requires more than meals. It requires education, training, and collaboration across the public, private and social service ecosystems. We are seeking people with strong ideas and a passion to come together to address the complex interrelated issues of food security, poverty, and equity. We are expanding in multiple ways: providing food for today and addressing the root causes of hunger by partnering with organizations that provide critical services like job training programs, health care and education. Food has the power to transform lives and move everyone forward. Find out how on our website at capitalareafoodbank.org. Let us discuss how food is at the center of everyone's healthy life!


 
Description

The Truck Driver – CDL A operates company vehicles to make food deliveries to our partner agencies, picks up food donations from donors, and follows all DOT and safety rules and regulations. The driver also monitors the physical and mechanical condition of vehicles to help maintain a safe and efficient truck fleet.

 

Essential Functions:

 

  • Drive vehicle to transport food following all food safety regulations to and from the food bank to agencies, from donors and other areas as assigned.
  • Load, unload and clean truck regularly.
  • Count and separate food donations or purchased products by product type while unloading the company vehicle
  • Communicate knowledgeably with co-workers, donors and clients about the Capital Area Food Bank and associated situations
  • Assist with special events and distributions of Capital Area Food Bank products
  • Assist with operations as needed, and directed by the Manager of Transportation and Logistics
  • Performs other tasks as assigned.
 
Position Requirements
  • Minimum 5 years of driving experience and 1 – 3 years of experience operating a tractor with trailer attached
  • High School Diploma
  • Possession of a current Commercial Driver License, (CDL A)
  • Satisfactory safe driving record (Per DOT Background Investigation and CAFB Insurance standards)
  • Teams are required to cross train due to operational needs.
  • Routes are determined based upon needs across the DMV
 
EOE Statement Capital Area Food Bank welcomes and supports a diverse and inclusive work environment. We are committed to equal employment opportunities (EEO) for all applicants seeking employment and for all our employees. CAFB makes employment decisions based on organizational needs, job requirements and individual qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, military status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation, educational status, unemployment status, place of residence or business, source of income, reproductive health decision making or any other characteristic protected by law. Additionally, harassment or discrimination based on these characteristics will not be tolerated at CAFB. To perform the essential functions of this position, reasonable accommodations are available to qualified individuals with disabilities.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://CAPITALAREAFOODBANK.appone.com



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