Michael Murphy Home Furnishing
As a Furniture Delivery Truck Driver, you will be part of a delivery team consisting of you and a qualified driver. You will assist with loading, unloading, assembling furniture and working with your colleague to take a variety of beautiful, well-constructed home furnishings to the homes of our customers.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Prepares vehicles for loading, ensuring that the vehicle is empty and free of debris or other materials
Loads furniture and/or other merchandise onto vehicles, ensuring that items are arranged according to standard accepted practices and procedures to minimize shifting during transport; utilizes protective coverings and restraint devices, as necessary
Removes furniture and other merchandise from vehicle by properly handling such items to prevent damage
Performs routine maintenance of truck, as necessary; inspects truck equipment and supplies, including tyres, lights, brakes, fuel, oil and water; reports maintenance needs to the Warehouse & Logistics Manager
Enhance the customer's shopping experience.
Consistently interact with our customers in a courteous and professional manner
Ability to handle stressful situations with professionalism
Learn and develop skills to assemble furniture in a customer's home as well as minor touch up and furniture repair
Consistently make good decisions with minimal supervision
Work safely in a customer-focused, fast-paced environment.
A minimum of 2 years of experience in operation of heavy trucks, preferably including furniture delivery experience
Must have a valid driver's license – C license with up to date CPCs
Must be comfortable reading maps and operating GPS units
Ability to perform heavy manual labour for extended periods of time as necessitated by work assignments
Ability to consistently lift/move furniture, bedding and accessories
Permanent / Full-time