• Delivery Assistant I

    Job Location(s) US-MN-Eagan
    Posted Date 2 months ago(12/31/2019 11:51 AM)
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  • Overview

    Loads inventory into truck, assists in safe operation of vehicle while in transit, and unloads inventory.


    • Pulls inventory from warehouse racks and stages it for loading.
    • Loads product onto the truck, and checks product against contract.
    • Gives directions to helpers (non-skilled/temp labor) in moving, counting, and loading product.
    • Protects product from damage using best demonstrated practices.
    • Loads truck, distributing weight evenly, forming compact load, and utilizing space.
    • Conducts pre-use inspections and services truck.
    • Safely delivers and installs product.
    • Provides customers with friendly and professional service.
    • Communicates arrivals, progress, and issues with Driver, Customer, and Operations Management.
    • Obtains customer’s signature to confirm counts on delivery and pickup.
    • Completes paperwork at event site.
    • Cleans and make minor repairs to product.
    • Returns product to warehouse racks.
    • Notify the driver about missing and/or damaged merchandise.
    • Keep the truck clean and organized.
    • Maintain the security of the truck by locking the vehicle when not being loaded/unloaded.
    • Handle phone calls and directions for driver, also responsible for backing the truck and operating in a safe manner at all times.
    • Reads all contract notes prior to start of route and manages precall schedule to the customer.
    • Reports any truck damage or equipment damage to Driver and Operations Manager.


    • Ability to speak, read and write English.
    • Ability to make minor repairs to equipment.
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Must be able to drive a power truck (e.g., forklift).
    • Must be able to work overtime as needed to include: long hours, odd hours, and weekends.
    • Must have reliable transportation.
    • Regularly required to stand; use hands handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. Frequently is required to walk and climb or balance. Occasionally required to sit and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to75 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move more than 100 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.

    Additional Information

    About CORT


    CORT is a subsidiary of Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway. We are the world's largest provider of furniture rental, trade show and event furnishings and relocation and transition services. We have locations throughout the US and in the UK, and a proprietary global network in over 80 countries around the world. We are dedicated to helping people make a house a home, an office a great place to work and an event a memorable celebration.


    As part of a national company, CORT offers opportunities for career development, professional growth, a competitive salaries with position specific incentive or commission plans, a comprehensive benefit plan, 401(k) and Profit Sharing, educational expense reimbursement and employee discounts.


    For more information on CORT Business Services, please visit our website at www.CORT.com.


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