Animal Health International, a Patterson Company, has an opening for a CDL FLEET DRIVER W/HAZMAT to join our team!
Why join Animal Health International?
This is your chance to set your career in motion! Our future is full of exciting possibilities, and so is yours as part of our team. We believe that work shouldn't be something that you do just to make ends meet. It should provide satisfaction and an opportunity to make a real difference!
Through its subsidiaries, Animal Health International, Inc. provides animal health products and services to customers in the food animal and companion animal markets worldwide. We are a recognized leader in our industry.
Our employees share a determination to make a difference, to enhance business success and to drive innovation where and whenever possible. We are not only looking for competent, qualified contributors, but employees who want to grow personally and professionally throughout their careers. We are in search of the best and the brightest minds to help fulfill our mission. We offer opportunities that allow you to apply and develop your strengths and we leverage your strengths to help us remain a major leader in our industry. We value the diverse thought and innovative ideas you can bring to the company.
The Animal Health International, Inc. Family of Companies is the right choice for individuals with exceptional ethics, integrity and long-term vision. We promote an atmosphere that encourages personal and professional development. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a great working environment in locations throughout the United States and Canada. Animal Health International is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer and participates in the Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program, an internet-based employment eligibility verification system.
Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:
Transacting all business in accordance to Animal Health International Inc.’s business code of ethics & conduct and all policies
Aligning with the Company’s Mission, Guiding Principles, Values, Goals and Objectives
Driving assigned vehicle and delivering/picking up products
Collecting money from customers and helping resolve service complaints
Loading and unloading assigned vehicle. Ensure all loads are properly secure for transport.
Operating all the warehouse equipment/machinery
including pick, pack, shipping of orders as needed
Achieving assigned performance metrics and KPIs
Helping maintain a secure, organized, clean, and safe warehouse and vehicle
Handling all hazardous materials, pesticides, and prescription drugs according to Company’s processes/procedures and all applicable laws and regulations
Assuring routine maintenance is performed on assigned vehicle and vehicle is always in a good and safe condition
Adherence with DOT drug & alcohol testing.
Follow all local, state and federal motor carrier laws.
Follow company biosecurity policies and customer biosecurity protocols as required.
Submit all required daily, weekly and monthly compliance reports.
Managing time effectively, meeting personal goals and fleet goals and objectives
Performing all work in accordance with Company Safety guidelines and procedures including all required Safety and Compliance Training and regulatory licensing
Maintaining acceptable driving record, current driver’s license and applicable endorsements
May require overnight runs.
Education or Formal Training:
CDL, Class A, Hazmat endorsement, driving vehicles or combination vehicles up to 80k GVWR.
High school diploma or GED preferred
Must have a valid driver’s license
Obtain a satisfactory MVR review.
Maintain additional endorsements as required by equipment (airbrakes, tanker)
One-year experience as a delivery driver preferred
Working Environment/Physical Activities:
Loading and unloading a vehicle
Moving up 50% of the time, stationary position 50% of the time
Move up to 75 lbs.
Move hand and pallet jacks with pallets, totes or barrels weighing up to 2,500 lbs.
Patterson Companies, Inc. is a value-added distributor serving the dental and veterinary markets. Named one of America’s Best Large Employers of 2016 by Forbes, we were also named four consecutive times to the Forbes List of Most Trustworthy Companies. We strive to create a memorable difference in the lives of our customers and their clients. Every Patterson employee supports our mission of connecting expertise to inspired ideas, products and services, and we support our employees through operational innovation, continuous improvement and a commitment to talent.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.
If you require reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the hiring process, you may submit your request to HR by calling1-866-234-2165or by email to[email protected]. You can also mail your request to Patterson Companies, Inc. Attn: HR EEO Coordinator, 1031 Mendota Heights Rd, St. Paul, MN, 55120. Information received will be routed to a representative who will provide assistance to ensure appropriate consideration of your request.