Sample Driver Job Description

Job Description

[Company X] is looking for a responsible, organized, and safety-conscious driver to join our team. In this role, you’ll pick up and transport materials between our locations, as well as making deliveries directly to customers’ facilities.

We’re looking for someone with a proven track record of safe, skillful driving. If you enjoy being behind the wheel and are interested in seeing new places and meeting new people, this is the role for you!

Objectives of this Role

  • Deliver materials to designated locations in a timely fashion
  • Comply with all traffic laws and company safety regulations
  • Maintain a clean and operational vehicle
  • Represent the company well in interactions with customers and the general public
  • Gain a thorough understanding of the local area and most efficient routes

Daily and Monthly Responsibilities

  • Operate company vehicles to make pickups and deliveries
  • Help with loading and unloading vehicles
  • Complete pre- and post-trip safety and operations checklists and documentation
  • Use navigational technology to find and follow optimal routes
  • Assist with regular vehicle inspections, arranging maintenance when required
  • Refuel vehicles and ensure they’re always ready for use

Skills and Qualifications

  • Valid driver’s license
  • Clean driving record for at least one year
  • Ability to drive for extended periods
  • Strong commitment to safety
  • Excellent navigational skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Valid commercial driver’s license
  • Prior experience driving in a professional capacity
  • Experience using GPS technology
  • Great time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to perform basic vehicle maintenance
  • Familiarity with the local area