Tires Now - Driver

  • Knoxville, TN, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Tires Now is an affiliate of Monro Inc., is a leader in the automotive maintenance and repair services industry.  We are country’s top company-owned automotive repair chain, and our success is driven by employing great people who commit every day to putting our guests first--selling them only what they need and making sure the work performed on their cars is done right the first time, every time. 

Monro, Inc., headquartered in Rochester, NY. Experience our unmatched success as the largest operator with close to 1300 auto service and tire stores coast to coast. Our market dominance is driven by teammates who exceed guest expectations and provide consistent value. Recognized as an industry leader, we are a publicly held company (NASDAQ: MNRO) with an ongoing multiyear transformational change initiative, investing nearly $100M in our stores, technology and our teammates.

The Monro Family of auto service and tire centers feature quality brands, the majority offering complete auto care at significant savings compared to dealers. We operate approximately 1300 stores, 98 franchised locations, 8 wholesale locations, and 3 retread facilities in 32 states. Our footprint extends from New England to the Southeast, the Mid-Atlantic to the Midwest, and now into California and the Western region.

Job Description

Operates a delivery vehicle for the purpose of delivery, pick up, and hauling of materials between Wholesale Distribution center and multiple local and out of state Wholesale customer store and Company store locations. Unload and loads merchandise at the store locations utilizing lift-gates, pallet jacks and material handling equipment. Performs routine vehicle inspections and follows local and federal transportation regulations.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Operates a delivery vehicle for the purpose of delivery, pick up, and hauling of materials between Wholesale Distribution center and multiple local and out of state Wholesale customer store and Company store locations. Follow all federal and state motor carrier safety regulations as specified by the US Department of Transportation and other regulatory agencies of the federal and state governments.
  • Conduct pre and post trip inspections of the vehicles; report vehicle maintenance problems to the Driver Supervisor upon discovery.
  • Maintain daily trip and fuel logs (if required); submit all logs to Driver Supervisor as required.
  • Unload and load merchandise at the multiple store locations. This is to include unloading new merchandise and loading all merchandise returning to the wholesale center or transferring to another store location. Returning merchandise should include cores, defects, transfers, returns, cardboard, stretch film, and any other item requested by the wholesale center manager or staff. Record all transfers, as necessary, on the destination report.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization, or by phone.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
  • The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, key-punch or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
  • Possess and maintain a valid class driver’s license.
  • Have a safe driving record.
  • Minimum of six months delivery driving experience or equivalent training.
  • Knowledge of all applicable transportation regulations.
  • Ability to accurately maintain daily logs and related record keeping.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Equal Opportunity Employer