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Driver/Helper

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Job Number: J0817-0020
Job Category: Delivery
Open Positions: 2
Posting Date: August 3, 2017
Closing Date: September 30, 2017

At Sleep Country Canada / Dormez-Vous? We are crazy about sleep! Don't believe us!? We happen to be Canada's #1 specialty retailer with over 230 stores nationwide and growing.

Working at Sleep Country Canada (SCC) and Dormez-Vous? (DV) is more than just a job, it's your opportunity to realize your full potential! We trust you to make the right decisions- you will be motivated and empowered every day to make a positive difference to your team, the customer experience, and the growth of our business.

At SCC/DV, we work hard but most importantly, we play hard! We are driven by a shared set of core values that focus not only on providing the best customer service, but also on recognizing, developing, and caring for our own associates (that means YOU!). At Sleep Country, we realize there is more to success than work and working with us will allow you to be a part of a strong, vibrant, and fun work environment.

Do you have what it takes?

Position Overview

Can you?
ƒß Deliver our products to each and every customer¡¦s homes in a professional, friendly, and enthusiastic manner that has them screaming ¡§WOW!¡¨
ħ Motivate yourself and others to provide a jaw dropping delivery experience
ħ Work together as part of the Operations Team to achieve and exceed goals and expectations
ħ Call customers to confirm delivery windows address and products to be delivered

ħ Perform efficient loading practices i.e. check load accuracy, secure loads, ensure supplies are on the truck etc.
ƒß Plan the day¡¦s route.
ħ Conduct Pre-trip inspection and check load security
ħ Assist Driver with safe vehicle operation and driving assistance (glance in side mirrors, answer cell calls, guide in backing up of truck at all times, read maps or GPS and give directions)
ħ Obtaining CODs, verifying Credit cards and signatures on delivery
ħ Update DC Supervisors on any and all delivery issues (non dels, damages, etc.)
ħ Promise to leave work the way you came in!? This means following all required health and safety procedures! Safety always comes first!

„X Do you have?
ħ A high school diploma?
ƒß A clean driver¡¦s abstract? Don¡¦t worry, we will over look a few smudges- but we need to know you can handle a wheel!
ƒß A Valid Driver¡¦s License
ħ Experience with driving a 5-ton vehicle? ...Give or take a few pounds!
ƒß Experience working within a warehouse or delivery capacity? This is considered an asset, so it¡¦s not mandatory!

„X Are you able to?
ƒß Lift a minimum of 88 lbs (40 kg¡¦s)?
ħ Think quickly and tackle problems on your own!
ħ Love our customers as much as we love sleep!?!

Department Details:
As a member of the Distribution Center (DC) you will play a major role in making sure each and every purchase ends in a happy face! You will need to show passion for great service and a positive can-do attitude! We are big on support- so remember, as an employee at Sleep Country; you will always have the support of a dynamic team from the moment the order is placed to the moment you leave a customer¡¦s home. To uphold this level of awesomeness- we require our drivers to be available 7 days a week! This includes evenings and weekends.We love our employees as much as our customers; which, is why we can guarantee you¡¦ll feel challenged and at home each and every day!

Compensation:

If you¡¦re the successful candidate asked to join our team, we¡¦ll pay you to work here! Based on your experience, we¡¦ll offer you a competitive salary.

Employment Equity

We recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and we therefore encourage applications from Aboriginal Peoples, women, members of a visible minority, and persons with a disability.

Sleep Country Canada is proud to provide employment accommodation during the recruitment process. Should you require any accommodation, please indicate this on your application and we will work with you to meet your accessibility needs. For any questions, suggestions or required documents regarding accessibility in a different format, please contact us at (416) 242-4774.

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Ancaster
Employer Company: 
Sleep Country
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