Compass Group, North America ROUTE DRIVER - OFFICE COFFEE (FULL-TIME) @ Canteen Job in TAMPA, Florida

  • We have an opening for a full-time *ROUTE DRIVER - OFFICE COFFEE *position.

  • Location: Canteen Vending - FLA Culinary Center, 9501 Palm River Road Tampa, FL 33619 /Note: online applications accepted only./

  • Schedule: F/T; 5:30am until the route is completed.

  • Requirement: Route driving, vending, or merchandising experience is preferred. See qualifications listed below.

If you have a positive attitude and a love for learning, you may be interested in joining our team.

Canteen is a national vending machine operating company offering vending, office coffee service and dining services through a company and franchise network of over 200 locations in 48 states. Canteen’s track record of innovation began in 1929, when company founder Nathaniel Leverone built his business strategy around three timeless principles: integrity, customer focus and innovation.

Full time associates at Canteen are offered many fantastic benefits such as:

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs)

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Wellness Program

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Life Insurance for Associates and Eligible Dependents

  • Short Term Disability (STD) and Long Term Disability (LTD)

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance

  • Discount Marketplace

  • And other voluntary benefits

Summary: The Route Driver drives a company vehicle over an established route to deliver products or render services and fills and maintains vending and related equipment. The Route Driver is the face of the company and must project a professional and positive image of the company at all times while maintaining and building excellent client and customer relationships. This position has excellent advancement opportunities, providing employees with the foundation needed for entry level management opportunities.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Maintain proper inventory levels and product distribution for vending machines.

  • Provide client and customer satisfaction in every aspect of job performance.

  • Display a clear understanding of company policies and ability to administer as needed.

  • Performs routine cleaning and sanitation of vending machines and other related equipment.

  • Conducts minor service and adjustments on machines. When necessary reports defective equipment to designated maintenance repair service operators or technician dispatcher.

  • Prior to beginning each day’s route, ensure that truck is properly loaded with all product required to properly service all scheduled machines following outlined operational procedures.

  • Informs regular clients and customers of new products or services, listens to and resolves service complaints.

  • Sets up merchandise and sales promotion displays or issues sales promotion materials to customers.

  • Accountable for all receipt of goods, invoices, delivery tickets, cash received or collected and product.

  • Conducts inventory reconciliation in accordance with District procedures.

  • Keep company vehicle clean and organized at all times; preform pre & post trip vehicle inspections.

  • Perform all job functions in a safe and professional manner.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 3 years driving experience required.

  • Valid Non-CDL Class C driver’s license (unless otherwise indicated by state) and good driving record.

  • Preferred 1-2 years’ experience in a customer service position, or a minimum of 1 year of related experience.

  • Must be able to lift 50 lbs. on a consistent basis.

  • Ability to operate or willingness to learn material handling equipment (box truck, handcarts, etc.).

  • Able to work independently, responsible for route, work unsupervised 98% of the work day.

In addition to competitive compensation and excellent benefits, successful employees in this position enjoy:

  • Comprehensive training

  • Advancement opportunities

  • Working in a fast paced environment

  • Working independently

  • Providing excellent customer service to established customers

  • Building relationships

About Compass Group: Achieving leadership in the foodservice industry

Compass Group is an equal opportunity employer. At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law.

Qualified candidates must be able to perform the essential functions of this position satisfactorily with or without a reasonable accommodation. Disclaimer: this job post is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all essential responsibilities, skills, tasks, or requirements associated with this position. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the position posted, the Company reserves the right to modify or change the essential functions of the job based on business necessity.

Req ID: 121370