Class B, C, and D drivers wanted
Altman Specialty Plants, Inc. is a dynamic family-owned wholesale nursery that produces and distributes a wide range of plants for major retailers throughout the country from facilities in CA, AZ, CO, TX and FL. We are looking for B, C, or D Class drivers with experience to work locally. We have openings in AZ. Our drivers are responsible for the delivery of live nursery goods.
- 21 years old with a valid B, C or D Class driver’s license
- Minimum 2 years commercial driving experience
- Good driving record
- Pass pre-employment substance abuse screening & DOT physical
- Meet all qualifications as defined under DOT requirements
- Strong attention to detail
- Unload plants off rolling racks, place on tables – displays
- If needed, pick up scrap plants and load on racks to bring back to farm
- Comply with all company safety requirements and procedures
- Strong customer service and ability to communicate verbally with customers
- Sound judgment
- Strong people and organizational skills
We offer a safe and rewarding working environment for our employees. Altman Plants offers employees a full assortment of benefits such as:
- Health Insurance
- Vacation, holiday & sick paid benefits
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.
High school diploma or GED. Two years job experience and/or training; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to interact effectively with customers or employees of our organization.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a number of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
Must possess a valid State Driver’s License and have an acceptable DMV driving record. Must have and maintain current automobile insurance.
Other Skills and Abilities
Dependability and punctuality are mandatory. Must be able to work a varied schedule. Must have professional demeanor and appearance. Must observe and comply with all company policies and safety practices.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit, use hands, lift, pull, lift overhead, walk, climb, stand for long periods of time on concrete, stoop, kneel, talk, and hear.
The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. Employee must be able to tolerate outdoor weather changes, rain, wind, cold and heat.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of the job, the employee regularly works in outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to airborne particles (dust and dirt). The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee may be exposed to additional environmental conditions present at retail centers.
to apply please send your resume to Barbara Watkins