Central Garden & Pet
Central Garden & Pet Company is a leading innovator, marketer and producer of quality branded products for the pet, lawn and garden supplies markets.
1st Shift CDL Driver
Full-time
Central Garden & Pet
Central Garden & Pet
300 Athens Brick Rd.
75751 Athens , TX
Hours/Days of Work: 
  • Ability to work from 6:00 a.m.- 2:45 p.m. M-F, and some overtime when needed based on business needs.
Responsibilities Include: 
  • Safe transport and delivery or pickup of finished goods that will typically be off loaded by pallet jack or forklift, on to a dock.This position is local- moving product between two closely located buildings.

  • Assist in loading and unloading of materials.

  • Inspection of vehicle condition to visually assure vehicle is safe and all equipment is working properly, using a vehicle inspection report and documenting its conditions pre and post shift.

  • Inspect load to assure it is properly secured and all necessary equipment is safely in place prior to and delivery route.

  • Maintain truck in a clean and orderly fashion

Education/Experience: 
  • Valid Class A CDL with satisfactory previous performance.
Special Skills/Abilities/Knowledge: 
  • Ability to perform basic arithmetic including adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing.

  • Ability to operate pallet jack in a safe manner.

  • Ability to work independently in a safe, efficient and accurate manner.

  • Ability to successfully pass road test.

  • Ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

 

Work Environment: 

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other characteristic protected by law.