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Route Driver - Columbus

Premier ProduceOne, an OHIO leader in food service distribution, is seeking a highly motivated Route Driver to join our Columbus team. Our well-maintained box trucks require no CDL to operate. All routes are on same day schedules. We deliver six days a week; Saturday availability is required. Some overtime is to be expected. In your first year as a local, professional Route Driver for Premier ProduceOne, your performance will be evaluated quarterly with an opportunity for increases based on performance and ability.

We provide our customers with fresh, quality produce, unique specialty items & unmatched service. A genuine desire to meet their needs using exemplary Customer Service skills is required.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Deliver product through specified customer areas utilizing hand jacks, skids, etc., placing orders in specific locations based on customers’ needs
  • Meet established time frames while logging into our truck management software
  • Use an eye for detail while monitoring quality & matching quantity ordered via invoice
  • Communicate regularly with dispatcher to meet customer expectations
  • Practice safety while entering/exiting vehicle and while on customers’ premises
  • Work with a sense of urgency to complete route and respect customers’ time

Qualifications and Skills

  • Must be 21 years of age
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Possess a clean MVR
  • Must pass a DOT physical
  • Available for Saturday routes
  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Must be able to repetitively lift and carry 50-75 pound packages
  • Work history satisfactorily performing the skills listed above.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills
  • Operate with a focus on safety
  • Work with a sense of urgency in a professional manner.
  • Drug screen and background checks performed on all candidates.*


In addition to a competitive salary, Premier ProduceOne offers a multitude of benefits which are available following successful completion of 90-day introductory period.

  • Paid time off
  • Company paid Life Insurance
  • Company paid Short-term Disability
  • Voluntary choices including Dental & Vision
  • 401k with Match

Our Local Route Drivers also eligible to qualify for a bi-annual safety bonus.

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