CDL Class A Truck Driver at Imperfect Produce
Chicago, IL, US
About Imperfect
 
Imperfect is a produce delivery startup on a mission to reduce food waste and to make fresh produce more affordable, accessible, and convenient. We source produce directly from farms, which would otherwise go to waste, and deliver it to customers' doors for an average of 30% less than grocery store prices. Since our start in 2015, our customers have saved millions of pounds of produce from going to waste.
 
Imperfect is more than just a produce box! In everything we do, we bring an appetite, lead with heart, embrace imperfection, and work to grow the movement. We aim to cultivate sustainable environments everywhere we go–whether in the office, warehouse, or field. By working at Imperfect, you’re helping build a more sustainable and effective food system. You’re helping fight food waste. You’re ensuring farmers are rewarded for their full harvest. You’re improving access to healthy food in food deserts. With each curvy cucumber and misshapen potato, you’re helping shape our world for the better.
 
We're headquartered in San Francisco with operations all over the country. Check our website to see if there is an Imperfect near you!
 
We're looking for folks who are positive, motivated, and ready to change the world. If that sounds like you, drop us a line!
 
 
About the Role:
 
Imperfect Produce is currently recruiting for a Linehaul Driver. Our Drivers successfully operate various tractor-trailer combinations to Minneapolis, Minnesota. Truck Drivers also sort, handle, load, and/or unload freight at Imperfect locations. Linehaul Drivers are critical members of our team they help to accurately deliver our produce boxes and help keep our promises.

Responsibilities

    • Operate vehicle safely within DOT regulations that govern safe driving, hours of service, inspection, maintenance, and transportation of hazardous materials
    • Meet or exceed the medical standards of the U.S. Dept. of Transportation and satisfactorily pass a drug test and alcohol test
    • Operates computer/internal freight monitoring systems required
    • Available for around the clock shifts to accommodate freight movements

Qualifications

    • High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
    • Must possess a valid commercial driver's license
    • 1 year previous tractor trailer driving experience and/or be a graduate of a State Certified and Licensed truck driving school
    • Must have the ability to read, write and understand English, and perform simple mathematical calculations with mental ability to handle receipts, read maps, road signs, maintain logs, etc
    • Must have working knowledge of vehicle safety and control systems.
    • Must have knowledge of DOT regulations governing safe driving, hours of service, inspection and maintenance, and extended periods, of time
    • Pass a Drug Test and satisfactorily pass an alcohol test (if applicable)
    • Must have had a valid commercial license for at least 1 years

Physical Requirements

    • Frequent driving
    • Exposure to all types of weather conditions
    • Ability to walk, bend, squat, climb, reach, and kneel
    • Ability to lift/push/pull up to 75 pounds
    • Job Offer contingent on successful completion of background check
Individuals seeking employment at Imperfect Foods are considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or sexual orientation.
 
U.S. E-Verify Notice: Imperfect Foods participates in E-Verify in the United States. Imperfect will provide the U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.