Job Number: 1
Posted on Feb 07, 2019
Tree Valley Garden Centre 4431 Stouffville Road
We are looking to hire for our 2019 season! With the nature of the industry, during parts of the season successful candidates must be willing to work weekdays, some weekends and/or holidays. Work terms do vary depending on the job position and time of year.
We are looking for experienced, safety-conscious driver who have excellent customer service skills and can keep up with our fast paced environment. We are a team-orientated company and successful candidates will be willing to work in alternative positions/perform different tasks as requested by upper management including planting and working on site as a labourer. The ideal candidate displays a positive attitude when interacting with customers and co-workers as well as being a dependable and hardworking member of the team. Our drivers need to feel proficient in driving large trucks in downtown Toronto, suburban and rural neighborhoods.
Responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to:
Ensure vehicles meet MTO standards before starting the day deliveries
Be able to efficiently navigate the GTA and beyond, to deliver products to customers in a timely manner
Drive & deliver products in all types of weather
Provide excellent customer service and respect the property of our customers
Ensure vehicles are cleaned and fueled for the next day deliveries
*and other task as assigned by upper management
Qualification and skills
G Licence minimum
Minimum 2-3 years of professional driving experience
MUST have a good driving abstract
Experience as a delivery driver in an urban setting is an asset
Capable of lifting up to 70 pounds, bending, twisting, sitting and standing for long periods of times
Capable of working long shifts
Dependable to work efficiently independently
Familiar with navigation
Ability to manage time and routes for efficiency
Willingness to learn and help where they can
Experience with planting large trees is an asset
Experience with delivering lose bulk product i.e. soil, mulch is an asset
First aid certification is an asset
Benefits of working at Tree Valley Garden Centre
++ hours available
Potential benefit package
Please provide cover letter and resume addressed to "Hiring Team"
*NOTE* If invited for an interview for this position, all individuals MUST provide interviewers with a drivers abstract on the day of the interview.
Tree Valley Garden Centre Ltd.
Apr 01, 2019