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Delivery Driver

About Dennis' 7 Dees

Dennis’ 7 Dees Landscaping and Garden Centers is a growing Equal Opportunity Employer, based in Portland, OR. We work collaboratively with all of our clients to provide landscaping and gardening solutions that fit their needs. We engage in all areas of landscaping, including maintenance, construction and design for commercial and residential projects.

Our culture reflects our commitment to great design, customer service, and employee growth. Dennis’ 7 Dees provides our employees with an enjoyable work environment and opportunities for professional and personal development. We have an excellent and diversified benefits package including medical for eligible employees, paid time off, paid holidays, weekly pay dates and an employee discount.

Position Summary

As a Delivery Driver, you will make sure our landscape crews have the supplies and plants needed to complete their jobs.  To thrive in this position you’ll need a high school diploma and a valid driver’s license with clear record. You will be responsible for picking up and delivering plant material, dry goods and equipment to and from vendors, our garden centers and job sites, both residential and commercial.

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to safely operate box van and manual transmission required
  • Ability to obtain a Medical Examiners Certificate and renewals as needed
  • Commercial Driver’s License a plus or willing to get in the future
  • Bi-lingual in English / Spanish preferred
  • Knowledge of Nursery & Landscape industry preferred
  • Knowledge of how to run equipment, including tractors and forklifts preferred
  • Customer and Personal Service — Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Time Management — Managing one's own time and the time of others.
  • Speaking — Talking to others to convey information effectively.
  • Reading Comprehension — Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Far Vision — The ability to see details at a distance.
  • Multilimb Coordination — The ability to coordinate two or more limbs (for example, two arms, two legs, or one leg and one arm) while sitting, standing, or lying down. It does not involve performing the activities while the whole body is in motion.
  • Spatial Orientation — The ability to know your location in relation to the environment or to know where other objects are in relation to you.
  • Static Strength — The ability to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Trunk Strength — The ability to use your abdominal and lower back muscles to support part of the body repeatedly or continuously over time without 'giving out' or fatiguing.
  • Extent Flexibility — The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.

Education and Experience

 Required

  • High School diploma or equivalent

Preferred

  • 2+ years of delivery experience

Additional Requirements

  • Valid driver’s license and ability to meet company guidelines for driver eligibility.

 

Duties

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  1. Pick-up and deliver plant material, dry goods & equipment to and from vendors, our garden centers and job sites, both residential and commercial.
  2. Daily communication with coworkers, vendors and customers.
  3. Track, fill out and turn in paper work daily
  4. Proper loading  and unloading of materials
  5. Inspect product to ensure quality
  6. Must maintain a state driver’s license and meet company guidelines for driver eligibility
  7. Adhere to uniform and PPE guidelines
  8. Work safely
  9. Understand and comply with all company policies
  10. Regular attendance and punctual for scheduled shift
  11. Perform other related duties as assigned
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