Shred-it Route Driver (CDL) in Portland, Oregon
*Are you passionate about customer service?
Do you enjoy interacting with customers but prefer the freedom of the road?
Do you want to work for a reputable, environmentally conscious company?
Are you willing to work hard to play hard?
If you answered yes to these questions – you are just the professional we are looking for!*
We are looking for highly motivated, passionate individuals to join our organization. Whether you are looking to start your career in a route service environment, or are already a successful route service professional, Shred-it is looking for you!
You want to join a growing, aggressive and dynamic company that rewards success and challenges you to grow. Most importantly, you want to join a team that is full of people like you – “A” players with a drive to succeed!
Our Route Drivers are entitled to the following incentives:
A competitive salary
Competitive benefits package:
o Medical, dental and vision coverage
o Company Paid Life Insurance
o Company Paid Short-term and long-term disability
o A fun environment to grow within and be challenged to be the best you can be!
The Shred-it Route Driver is responsible for providing industry leading levels of service to our clients while taking care of all customer document destruction needs. The integrity of every Route Driver is essential to maintaining goodwill and building new bonds of trust with our clients. The Driver is a member of the Operations team and plays an integral role as the face of Shred-it.
At Shred-it, our corporate vision, mission and values are not just words on a plaque; they are the goals and values that we live by each and every day. Each Shred-it Partner is responsible for upholding and exemplifying these values at all times.
Overall responsibility for performing onsite and offsite document destruction of confidential information using mobile based shredding equipment
Point out security risk areas, and ways to correct them, to the customer
Answer questions about security and our industry or point customers to where they can get the answers
Operate equipment in a safe and efficient manner in order to minimize the risk of injury and property damage
Perform mandated daily safety and maintenance checks on truck and shredder equipment
Ability to communicate effectively with customers in a professional manner
Ability to maintain the highest level of customer service in all aspects of the job
Comfortable in a fast paced dynamic environment
Understands the importance of detail and accuracy
Ability to work well in a team environment and is always willing to assist others
High school diploma or equivalent
Commercial Driver’s License is required
One to two (1-2) years of previous route driving experience
One to two (1-2) years of face to face customer service experience
Basic knowledge of truck maintenance
Excellent physical ability; Must be able to lift a minimum of 75 pounds repeatedly over the course of the day
Ability to withstand the physically demands of lifting, pulling and managing heavy equipment and objects
Successful completion of comprehensive background check at time of application and throughout employment
Successful completion of drug testing in accordance with company policies and applicable law
Shred-it is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that values diversity and inclusiveness in the workplace. Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.