Class B CDL Driver in San Bernardino, CA at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 5/12/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Here at Scotts Miracle-Gro there is no such thing as a typical day.  Our culture is constantly energized by new and exciting growth opportunities and at a rapid pace.  Every Associate plays an important role in providing innovative solutions for today’s gardeners and growers and contributing new ideas to improve operations. In our company you need grit, it is what we were founded on over 150 years ago and is what keeps us growing. Regardless of your level in the organization there is a platform for your voice to be heard and the ability to influence change. Family, community and hard working values are weaved into all that we do. Come grow with us, where we develop and nurture the next generation of leaders. ​

We are currently looking for full-time Class B Drivers to expand our fleet and support our growing organization at our San Bernardino, CA location. Drivers will be responsible for complying with all DOT, state regulations, and company safety and compliance policies.  

We are currently offering a $5,000 Sign-on bonus!

Minimum starting rate is $18.00 per hour

 

What you’ll need to be successful:

  • Drive a company truck to perform deliveries to customers according to the daily route schedule as well as as needed deliveries

  • Drive and Operate in a safe manner a 26’ lift gate box truck

  • Ability to read maps, work navigation system and read and write in English to meet customer orders

  • Fulfill orders in the distribution center while operating warehouse equipment (forklift, order picker, pallet riders, etc.)

  • Responsible for delivering product and providing excellent communication and customer service to our customers

  • Work in a collaborative manner across all department functions to meet customers needs through all communication methods (phone, email and in-person)

  • Accurately complete all required paperwork on a daily basis

  • Build relationships with fellow associates, at all levels as well as contractors , suppliers and customers

  • Must be outgoing and fun to help us brand our business by building strong customer relationships with the objective of continuing and renewing business

  • Bring new ideas/improved ways to help improve the department

  • Be passionate, engaged and work enthusiastically towards personal and company goals

These are the qualifications you will bring to the table:

  • Prior route or delivery experience required with knowledge of DOT regulations

  • Must have at least 3 years verifiable driving experience

  • Requires a Class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

  • Excellent communication and customer service skills are required to be successful in this role

  • Must have excellent driving record to be insurable through our underwriters

  • Must be able to lift / push / pull up to 55lbs

  • Required to be a minimum of 21 years of age or older to drive a company vehicle

  • Upon conditional offer candidate will be required to successfully complete DOT and other required pre-employment screenings.

What we do for you (just to list a few cool ones):

  • Home nightly

  • Offer extremely competitive benefits including: Health, Dental and Vision coverage.

  • Fitness club reimbursement - $350/ Individual & $500/Family

  • Starting day one, 401K match (up to 7.5%) and discounted stock purchasing program (15% discount).

  • Our commitment to diversity and inclusion includes four employee resource groups: Scotts Women’s Network, Scotts Black Employee Network, Scotts Veterans Network and Scotts Young Professionals.

  • Generous vacation day policy in addition to 11 holidays

Not interested in this role? Stay up to date on future opportunities by joining our ScottsMiracle-Gro and Hawthorne Gardening talent networks.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

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Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.