SPUD.ca

  • Trike/Delivery Driver

    Job Locations CA-BC-Vancouver
    Job ID
    2018-1887
    Category
    Warehouse Operations & Delivery
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Overview

    The SPUD.CA family of companies is an online grocery delivery business headquartered in Vancouver, with integrated operations through our Be Fresh and Blush Lane markets in Western Canada. We are a passionate team of nice people, who want to make a difference. We believe that food touches every aspect of our lives so we value sustainable farming practices, sourcing local, treating animals humanely, and reducing food waste. As a certified B Corporation since 2013, we are committed to responsible business practices that are socially responsible.

     

    If our values resonate with you, and you want to learn, grow and develop within a with a team that inspires, shares knowledge, and cares, then please apply! We are growing, innovating, and it’s our great people that make it fun to come to work every day.

     

    SPUD.CA is looking for permanent Trike/Delivery Driver based out of our Vancouver, BC office/warehouse (1660 E Hastings Street). This shift is Tuesday - Saturday. 

     

    We are growing and love to promote from within plus you will receive 20% off of all our cool, local products!

    Duties & Responsibilities

    The Trike/Delivery Driver, reports into the Vancouver Delivery Manager. They have a combined position, of driving the Delivery Trike, making deliveries of customer grocery orders across Vancouver, and working closely with our Business Development Team, to support them with their "trike lunch pop ups" (aka popular areas in Kits, downtown Van, Railtown, Mount Pleasant, etc. where we will set up the trike and our team sells pre-packaged, healthy, on the go meals of our Be Fresh Local Market brand). 

     

    This individual would also act as a regular Delivery Driver, making grocery deliveries in our SPUD.CA vans, to commercial and residential customers.

     

    The delivery aspect consists of- 

    • Driving around sunny (or rainy!) Vancouver, listening to your music and making deliveries in a timely and efficient manner.
    • Reading delivery instructions carefully, especially where to leave bins.
    • Picking up any empty bins, cryomats, ice packs, etc. and put them in the designated areas of the warehouse, at the end of the delivery.
    • Providing our customers with a great experience when they interact with you! You are the face of the company, we receive a ton of positive feedback about our wonderful drivers! 
    • Being happy working with limited supervision in a role where you will directly impact our community. 
    • Taking initiative and be willing to assist others as necessary, be happy to roll up your sleeves and get the job done.
    • Completing driver checklist accurately and legibly.

    What the heck is a trike? It's an awesome, motorized bike that we make deliveries on! See pictures below. 

     

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    Qualifications & Requirements

    • A Driver’s License, and clean driving record for the past 5 years.
    • Experience driving larger vehicles (think Mercedes Sprinter) since you will be required to also drive our SPUD vans.
    • Ability to comfortably drive around Vancouver, in all types of weather, displaying excellent driving skills. 
    • Familiarity with surrounding areas is preferred.
    • A warm and engaging personality, displaying exceptional customer service!
    • Must be able to lift up to 50lbs, our customers love their bins of groceries! 
    • Willingness to work flexible hours and do other pick-ups as required.

    Compensation

    • $15.50 per hour starting wage
    • 20% discount on all of our products on spud.ca
    • Extended Health Care Benefits (effective the first of the month after 90 days for employees working 24 hours+ per week on average) including: massage therapy, acupuncture, naturopath, physiotherapy, psychologist, chiropractor, 80% dental and prescriptions covered, life insurance, travel insurance, discounted eye exam- and more!

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