Local Delivery Driver - Class B CDL


Airgas
Glenwood Springs, CO
United States

Job Description
Airgas is the nation’s largest distributor of packaged atmospheric gases for use in medical, industrial and specialty applications and is part of Air Liquide, the world leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health.

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Airgas Driver primarily drives up to a 20-ton truck loaded with compressed gas cylinders, liquid cylinders and hard goods to deliver to customers on scheduled route. They occasionally drive a tractor trailer.

The driver will pick up empty cylinders from customer sites.

The driver records deliveries and pick-ups on a load manifest and obtains signatures from customers for receipt purposes.

The driver listens to and resolves service inquires and complaints.

The driver will load/unload the truck.

The driver will perform pre and post trip vehicle inspections, documenting deficiencies and ensures all safety items are in good working order.

The driver will maintain a neat, clean and professional personal appearance.

The driver will maintain the vehicle appearance in a professional manner.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES

Upload, deliver and download safely to customers hard good orders as well as cylinders containing compressed gases; return empty cylinders to plant for refilling.

Communicate in person with customers, providing information on cost, ordering and delivery times, etc.

Maintain load manifests and all other vehicle documents, ensuring they are properly completed and balanced with truck counts and shipping documents before and after deliveries.

Operate a forklift, pallet jack and other warehouse equipment

Ensure all safety rules are strictly observed.

Maintain appropriate drivers’ license.

This job description should not be construed to imply that these requirements are the exclusive standards of this position.

Performance of this job in a safe manner and in keeping with established Airgas policies is a condition of employment.


PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE DESIRED
Some basic knowledge or experience in welding.

Some experience in handling compressed gases.

Customer service or sales experience.

Delivery driving.


LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to speak effectively before customers or employees of the Company.


MATHMATICAL SKILLS

Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Ability to compute rate, ratio, and percent and to draw and interpret bar graphs.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to work during prolonged standing, frequent bending, stooping, crouching, reaching, grasping, and feeling.

The employee is required to reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.


WORK ENVIRONMENT
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical office machine parts.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Things you should know about working at Airgas:

We're committed to providing one of the safest work environments, which means training, daily safety tips, and making safety our number one priority.

We insist on uncompromising integrity in everything we do.

Generous benefit package:

Benefits start after 30 days!

Medical, dental, vision, paid holiday and vacation time, 401(k), life insurance, short and long term disability insurance, employee assistance program and employee discounts.

We provide opportunities for personal and professional growth and we'll support your educational and career goals with our generous tuition reimbursement program.
 
Job Requirements
$24 - $25 PH
Employer
Airgas


Glenwood Springs CO
United States