Delivery Driver Job Description

Drivers are responsible for transporting deliveries in a timely manner, and they may have to work nights and weekends to accomplish their duties.

Requirements/ Responsibilities

  • Transport catering orders from the restaurant to the client’s address.
  • Arrive al destinations on schedule
  • Complete administrative needs, like office pickups
  • Research and plan for traffic, construction and weather delays
  • Use navigation applications to determine the best delivery routes
  • Set up catering orders when the customer requests it
  • Provide outstanding customer service at all times
  • Interact with clients professionally at all times
  • Ensure food quality standards are met before delivering orders
  • Arrange for vehicle repairs as needed Keep mileage records
  • Follow best practices for safety, both on the road and while loading or unloading deliveries

Education/ Skill Requirements

  • A valid driver’s license
  • Excellent navigation skills and proficiency in using navigation applications to find delivery locations
  • Time management and organizational skills to keep track of deliveries and stay on schedule
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills to interact with customers
  • Must be able to lift heavy packages up to 50 pounds
  • Ability to lead and unload packages for vehicles
  • High School Diploma preferred
  • Some food handling experience required