Requisition #
Date Posted:
08 / 08 / 2017
Store Number:

CDL Truck Driver



The CDL (Commercial Drivers License) Driver is responsible for the efficient transportation of products to Bashas’ retail stores in a manner that contributes to the financial best interests of the store and the company. Drivers in this entry level position work night shifts (shifts start between 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.). Sunday through Saturday. We use activity based pay rates.
Some Job Responsibilities include:

  • Observe and support all transportation department, retail stores and Bashas’ company policies and procedures.
  • Transport and deliver goods in accordance with the schedule as determined by the dispatcher.
  • Unload or assist in unloading freight as required.
  • Properly secure loads and assure loads are within weight limits.
  • Responsible for meeting all D.O.T. requirements.
  • Verify count and condition of goods loaded and unloaded. Make reports of overages, shortages, breakage and damage as needed.
  • Operate truck and trailer units in a safe manner. Report any vehicle problems and defects to the Maintenance Department.
  • Comply with all state, local and national Department of Transportation standards and regulations while maintaining a good driving record.
  • Reinforce the Bashas’ high standards of customer service by consistently delivering orders on time and in a courteous and professional manner.


Performs other duties as needed or assigned by management  

Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time;
This description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not proscribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned;
This job description is subject to change at any time

Employer provides reasonable accommodations to a qualified employee that does not impose an undue hardship on the employer.


  • Must be able to pass a drug and background screen.
  • Must be 21 years old to apply.

Qualifications also include:

  • Must have a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of driving experience in a similar position.
  • Valid CDL (Commercial Drivers License).
  • Department of Transportation physical certification approval or annual medical physical results.
  • No more than one moving violation, no suspensions or at-fault accidents within the last three years.
  • No DUI/DWI within the past seven years.

Ability to:

  • Work and communicate professionally and courteously with fellow team members, supervisors and retail store team members.
  • Skillfully and safely operate different types of trucks.
  • Skillfully and safely use various types of trailers including ones with refrigerated units.
  • Lift and shift up to 70 pounds.
  •  Read instruction manuals and company policies and procedures documents.