Materials/Support Delivery Driver

Position Start Date - 2019

COMPANY OVERVIEW

River City Lawnscape Inc., established in 1983, is an award winning landscape design/build and full service landscape management company.  The spectrum of services includes landscaping, irrigation, mowing, trimming, power edging and raking, seasonal cleanup, lawn fertilization, weed and insect control, tree and shrub care, grounds maintenance, outdoor and holiday lighting and snow removal. River City Lawnscape Inc. is dedicated to providing quality, year-round service for those who desire the best for their property and is committed to building trust with our customers and in the community.  River City Lawnscape Inc. exceeds customer expectations and has been awarded "Best Lawn Care, Gardening and Landscaping Company" in La Crosse County, for the fourth consecutive year.

POSITION SUMMARY

The Materials/Support Delivery Driver must have a positive, can-do attitude, be an eager learner, be conscious of safety requirements, work effectively as a team member, dress appropriately, be punctual, and follow all instructions given by the supervisor.  This position is full time, seasonal. Tasks include but are not limited to delivering materials to and from job sites, picking up, securing for transport, transporting, and dropping off, and to do so in a safe, efficient manner. The Materials/Support Delivery Driver must also attend to and complete all paperwork and administrative requirements related to the job while maintaining a professional demeanor.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES & SKILLS

  • Follow all instructions given by the project manager

  • Prepare vehicles and equipment for the day’s work

  • Operate equipment properly and safely

  • Be punctual, committed, and motivated to succeed

  • Possess a valid driver’s license and must be insurable on company’s insurance policy

  • Ability to get a CDL license

  • Able to lift 50 pounds without assistance

  • Able to interact with customers and company staff in a professional and courteous manner

  • Work effectively with little supervision

  • Complete assigned tasks efficiently, thoroughly, and per company production rates

  • Communicate effectively with customers and co-workers

  • Commercial/construction driving experience preferred but not required

  • Able to pick up and load, secure for transport, transport safely, deliver, and unload all equipment and materials

  • Able to perform all daily preventative maintenance on company transport truck

  • Deliver materials to job sites on schedule

  • Follow all safety procedures and report any unsafe conditions to supervisors

  • Process all accidents and workers’ compensation insurance claims properly and immediately

  • Maintain and clean truck

  • Able to fill out and process all necessary paperwork, time sheets, travel logs, etc.

  • Thoroughly understand and comply with company policies, procedures, and standard operating procedures.

  • Willing to learn operation of tree spade equipment and tree planting techniques (spring/fall)

  • Responsible for snow removal routes

  • Duties, responsibilities and activities subject to change at any time with or without notice to accommodate seasonal and peak business demands


EDUCATION & REQUIREMENTS

  • Willing to be certified in CPR and First aid

  • High School diploma or equivalent preferred

  • Posses a valid driver’s license and must be insurable on company’s insurance policy

  • CDL license highly recommended

  • Safely operate small equipment

  • Pass a pre-employment and ongoing random drug tests

WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. on a regular and consistent basis, move about the work site

  • Exposed to exterior elements (i.e. pollen, chemicals, cold and heat, etc.)

  • Requires extended periods of activity; walking, standing, kneeling, bending and lifting

  • Typical work week requires 40-50 hours

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

  • Wage range based on experience

  • Overtime pay for over 40 hours

  • Opportunity for wage increase after 60 days and for CDL license

  • Recognition programs

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • Benefits including dental, health, life and accident insurance, and paid holidays available after 60 days

  • Company issued uniforms

EXPECTATIONS

  • Be professional in your appearance and actions.

  • Be respectful of our customers and their property, co-workers, supervisor, and all company property.

  • Be prompt and reliable, your team is depending on you!

  • Take pride in the work that you do! It beautifies the communities we live in and makes our customers happy!