Job Description

Route Driver - Class B

Location:Phoenix, AZ

Are you interested in working for an organization that serves the community you live in? St. Mary’s Food Bank (SMFB) has an opening for a Route Driver (Class B) at our Phoenix, Arizona location. The Route Driver will pick up and deliver donated food on a regularly scheduled route. Our Route Drivers act in the capacity of Customer Service Representatives in their daily contact with donors.

Hours are 5am-until route is finished

Pay $21/hr. Receive $1 increase after 90 days.

Responsibilities of the Route Driver include, but are not limited to:

  • Up-keep of assigned company vehicles to ensure, fueling, DOT and appearance standards are met.
  • Assisting in the loading/unloading of SMFB trucks under the direction of warehouse authority.
  • Operating manual or electric pallet jacks according to SMFB policy and OSHA standards.
  • Pre-loading equipment needed for the following day’s route if needed.
  • Washing out trailers/truck boxes to ensure cleanliness.
  • Completing Driver Record of Duty and Vehicle Inspection Reports daily as required by the Department of Transportation.
  • Maintaining the proper handling of food to ensure specific temperatures measures and cross contamination guidelines are adhered to.
  • Properly labeling pallets and Food Drive boxes.
  • Accurately and neatly filling out Donation Receipts with required information.
  • Picking-up and delivering food donations, ensuring on-time standards are met.
  • Maintaining excellent relations with Food Donors/merchants and individuals at all times.
  • Completing daily reports.
  • Driving a B truck to complete a pick-up or delivery.
  • Filling-in on local store route pickups if needed.
  • Reporting to the Transportation Manager/ Driver Supervisor for disposition during down time or delays.
  • This is a safety sensitive position.


Minimum qualifications required:

  • A high school diploma or GED.
  • The ability to mount and dismount the truck multiple times during the route.
  • One year experience driving a commercial vehicle.
  • Good driving record.
  • Basic computer skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • CDL (Class B) license.
  • Current DOT Medical Certification.
  • Bi-lingual - English/Spanish (preferred).
  • Ability to move and/or lift 50-75 lbs. on a consistent basis.

St. Mary’s offers a generous compensation package which includes medical, dental, vision, short-term and long-term disability, PTO, employer paid life insurance and more. This is your chance to make a difference. Join our Mission to alleviate hunger.

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume to:

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