Louisville, Kentucky

WESCO is known for the best service and the best people, always going above and beyond to provide top-notch service to our customers. As a leading global provider of supply chain solutions, WESCO’s goal is to ensure that our customers have the products they need, when and where they need them — whether that is on a construction site or in a manufacturing plant. We back up those products with proven expert services that help companies increase efficiency and productivity, reduce costs, create safer workplaces, and achieve sustainability goals. If this is a culture you want to be a part of, we invite you to join WESCO, a place where inclusion and diversity is valued and continuous improvement is a way of life.

 

·       Drive vehicles with capacities under three tons in order to transport materials to and from specified destinations

·       Inspect and maintain vehicle supplies and equipment such as gas, oil, water, tires, lights and brakes in order to ensure that vehicles are in proper working condition

·       Load and unload trucks, vans or automobiles

·       Obey traffic laws and follow established traffic and transportation procedures

·       Read maps and follow written and verbal geographic directions

·       Verify the contents of inventory loads against shipping papers

·       Maintain records such as vehicle logs, records of cargo, or billing statements in accordance with regulations

·       Perform emergency repairs such as changing tires or installing light bulbs, fuses, tire chains, and spark plugs

·       Present bills and receipts and collect payments for goods delivered or loaded

  ·       Report any mechanical problems encountered with vehicles

·       Report delays, accidents, or other traffic and transportation situations to bases or other vehicles, using phones or mobile two-way radios

·       Turn in receipts and money received from deliveries

·       Drive trucks equipped with public address systems through city streets in order to broadcast announcements for advertising or publicity purposes

·       Use and maintain the tools and equipment found on commercial vehicles such as weighing and measuring devices

·       Perform other duties as required

EXPERIENCE:

2 years required of truck driving experience. 

 

EDUCATION:

High School Degree or Equivalent required

Truck Driver License required

 

SKILLS/REQUIREMENTS:

Vision - near, far, night.

Hearing Sensitivity - able to detect or tell differences between sounds varying in pitch and loudness.

Reaction Time -  able to quickly respond (with hand, finger, foot) to signals (sound, light, picture) when it appears.

Spatial Orientation - able to know location in relation to environment or know where other objects are in relation to you.

Static Strength - able to exert maximum muscle force to lift, push, pull, or carry objects.

Response Orientation - able to quickly choose between two or more movements in response to two or more different signals (lights, sounds, pictures), including speed with which correct response is started with hand, foot, or other body part.

Depth Perception - able to judge which of several objects is closer or farther away, or to judge distance between you and an object.

Extent Flexibility - able to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with body, arms, and/or legs.

 

Working Environment:

·         Driver – Work is generally performed in moving vehicle.  Driving required for an extended period of time with frequent stops and starts.  Can be exposed to outdoor weather conditions.

 

physical requirements:

·         Work is physically strenuous and workers are required to lift heavy packages up to 50 pounds.

·         Work may require excessive bending or stooping.

·         Employee required to sit and drive a vehicle to perform their job.

·         Employee required to climb ladders.

·         Employee uses heavy machinery (e.g., forklift, etc.).

 

mental requirements:

·         Employee required to problem-solve. 

·         Employee required to communicate with the public.

 

 

At WESCO, we offer a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, paid time off (PTO), 401k, tuition reimbursement, STD/LTD, Legal assistance and more.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER WESCO International, Inc., including its subsidiaries and affiliates ("WESCO"), is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of WESCO to not discriminate against any job applicant or employee based on age, race, religion, color, handicap, sex, physical condition, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status or any other protected status. This policy includes but is not limited to the following: recruitment and employment, promotion, demotion, transfer, compensation, selection for training including apprenticeship, layoff, or termination.”           

Louisville, Kentucky

WESCO Distribution is a leader in industrial supply with an extensive offering of electrical, data communications, general maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) and electrical OEM products. We are more than just an electrical distributor - we're a company of procurement specialists, helping customers lower supply chain costs and increase efficiency through LEAN Customer Value Creation (LCVC); and save energy with Green and Sustainability initiatives. Our network of branches delivers industrial supply products fast, and our vast catalog of supplier partners enables WESCO to be your one-stop shop for electrical and MRO products. As a Fortune 500 company our industrial supply solutions leverage our buying power and extensive procurement experience that leaders across a broad range of industries trust to deliver value, service, and results that exceed customer expectations.

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