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Part Time Drivers - Non-CDL and CDL

Minneapolis, MN

Company Description

The Star Tribune Media Company is the upper Midwest’s largest source of news and information in producing and distributing news, information and advertising across multiple print and digital platforms, including newspaper, website, mobile, tablet and video formats.  Star Tribune has been serving the Minneapolis/Saint Paul market for 145 years and is now the 8th largest Sunday and 13th largest daily circulation newspaper in the U.S.  It attracts 6 million unique monthly visitors to StarTribune.com and posted 24 straight months of Newspaper circulation growth.  The company was recognized in 2011 by Adweek Magazine as America’s “Hottest Regional Newspaper”.

Job Description

These positions are Extra Board/Swing Drivers responsible for loading, unloading & delivering newspapers & other products to retailers, newspaper vending machines & distribution locations.  May deliver to city &/or out-state distribution centers.  These drivers cover 3rd shift open routes due to vacation, illness, etc.  Probably scheduled on weekends & weekdays for 3rd shift vacancies based on business needs.  Shifts start between 10:30 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. & can range up to 8 hours per day.

 

Starting wage is $15 per hour + a premium pay of $2.00 per hour for these positions.  Paid training & eligible for benefits.

Posted:  3-8-2013

Qualifications

  • Applicants must be 21 years or older with an excellent driving record & related driving experience.
  • Drivers must comply with DOT hours of service. 
  • Must have verifiable knowledge of the Minneapolis Metro area & be able to read a Hudson Map. Selection process will include a road test and map test. 
  • Must be able to lift 40 pounds
  • Must be able to provide a copy of a current driving record

Additional Information

 

 *To receive hiring bonus (two installments), must successfully complete employment verifications, background checks & pre-placement exam that includes a drug test.

EOE

 

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