Truck Driver

Job Requisition #: JR55812

End Date: 4/30/2021

Location: New Castle, Delaware

Position Type: Support Services/Maintenance

Shift: Evening Shift, No Rotation

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PRIMARY FUNCTION:

To provide daily pick-up and delivery requirements of stock and non-stock supplies from the ChristianaCare Logistics Center (LC) and deliver to various locations throughout the ChristianaCare system and assist with warehouse duties including, but not limited to: picking product from shelves, driving material handling equipment (MHE), stocking shelves, and general warehouse cleaning.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 

Transports all necessary materials to and from assigned locations with the ChristianaCare system.  

Loads/unloads trucks with manual pallet jacks or automatic power jacks.

Performs operator preventive maintenance daily on assigned vehicles and cleans as necessary or assigned.

Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients and visitors.

Performs other related duties as required.

SCOPE, PURPOSE, AND FREQUENCY OF CONTACTS:

Daily contact with public, both on the highway and in person, visitors, patients, doctors, nurses, clerks, family members and visitors of patients.  Frequent contact with outside vendors, suppliers, etc.

DIRECTION/SUPERVISION OF OTHERS:

None

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

High School graduate or equivalent.

Two years commercial driving experience.

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILL, AND ABILITY REQUIREMENTS:

Knowledge of Federal, State of Delaware, and ChristianaCare Transportation rules and policies for operation of motor vehicles.

Knowledge of ChristianaCare Transportation standard operating procedures.

Knowledge of proper vehicle preventive maintenance procedures, DOT & ChristianaCare specific.

Ability to operate assigned ChristianaCare vehicles safely under varying conditions, including varying loads, traffic situations and weather conditions.

Ability to operate vehicles in tight spaces, operates hand trucks, pallet jacks, and other applicable transportation equipment.

Ability to present a "good public" image and consistently exhibit good personal demeanor when dealing with people.

Ability to take direction from managers, supervisors, and peers

Ability to lift greater than 35lbs and push/pull greater than 250lbs

Skill in oral and written communication.

Skill in interpersonal relations.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Valid State of Delaware Class B CDL driver's license and experience driving box trucks.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Frequently bending, heavy lifting, reaching, twisting, pulling, stooping, standing, and walking are constant throughout the normal daily activities.  Physical and mental stress associated with driving and dealing with the public, staff, and the motoring public when in transit.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

Inside/outside warehouse and dock areas within the ChristianaCare system.  Driving a motor vehicle and exposure to specimens requiring transport to another location.

Why do WE offer careers full of possibilities?

For the Love of Health.

Inclusion & Diversity

At ChristianaCare, we’re committed to treating everyone with dignity and respect. We believe in a safe, inclusive work environment that fosters collaboration between caregivers from all walks of life. We know that each unique viewpoint is vital in delivering high-quality, safe patient care to everyone who walks through our doors. Our policies, benefits, hiring practices, employee resource groups, and corporate citizenship demonstrate our commitment to inclusion and diversity throughout our system.

Why do we embrace inclusion and diversity? For the Love of Health.

Our Values

We serve together in Love and Excellence. Our unique values, Love and Excellence are bold and powerful, and they are the reason why working for ChristianaCare is special. The behaviors associated with our values guide how caregivers interact with everyone they work with and make for an exceptional work experience. We believe that when you lead with Love, Excellence is inevitable.

Benefits

ChristianaCare’s comprehensive total rewards package is one of the most competitive in the region. We are proud to offer excellent benefits that reflect the organization’s commitment to being exceptional today and even better tomorrow.

At ChristianaCare, we provide access to high-quality and affordable benefits designed to meet our caregivers where they are. You can tailor your benefits to meet your needs now and adjust them as your priorities change.

Take advantage of ChristianaCare’s wide-ranging benefit offerings from supporting optimal health through medical, prescription, dental and vision coverage to valuable wellness and work/life programs, which include paid parental leave, coverage for infertility and assisted reproductive technologies, an employer-funded short-term disability program, and more.

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