Parts Driver

1 week ago
Job ID
2017-1254
# of Openings
1
US-IL-Peotone
Category
Parts

Overview

Alta Logo - Print 3

 

About the Company:


Alta Equipment Company is one of the Great Lakes leading equipment dealers offering a diverse line of construction equipment and materials handling products. Alta brings 33 years of experience in service efficiency and fleet management to its customer base, providing rapid response and innovative solutions. We are a growing, progressive, multi-location distributor with 21 locations and over 700 employees based in Michigan, Northern Indiana and Illinois. Our core commitment is to provide outstanding service that exceeds our customers’ expectations. Alta’s Guiding Principles are that we Invest in the Best, we have a Passion for Excellence, we promote Mutual Respect, we are One Team, and we develop relationships that create Customers for Life.

We offer an excellent benefit package that includes:
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield health with 3 PPO plans to choose from
  • Delta Dental
  • EyeMed voluntary vision
  • UNUM company paid life, short and long term disability insurances
  • Voluntary life and long term disability buy up
  • Legal and identity theft insurance
  • Flexible Spending (FSA) and Health Savings (HSA) Accounts
  • Paid holidays
  • Personal and vacation time
  • 401(k) with company match

Responsibilities

Volvo Constuction Equipment's new Illinois dealer, Alta Equipment Company, is seeking a full-time parts driver for our Construction Equipment Group. This position will initially report to Peotone, IL, but the position will relocate northward in early 2018. The primary responsibilities of the position consist of, but are not limited to:

  • Daily parts delivery to customers
  • Run Parts and Service department errands as needed
  • Provide exceptional customer service
  • Work with minimal supervision
  • Proper completion and submission of all required paperwork
  • Order entry
  • Internal parts processing
  • Shipping and receiving
  • Check in, unpack and put away delivered parts
  • Pick, package and prepare parts for delivery
  • Maintain department order and cleanliness
  • Assist in physical inventory counts
  • Incorporate Alta's Guiding Principles into daily activities
  • Consistent, regular, and reliable attendance including being ready for work at the designated start time

Qualifications

Desired Skills and Qualifications:
  • A minimum of one year of previous equipment, auto or truck parts experience desired
  • High school diploma/GED
  • Basic mechanical understanding and the ability to identify by sight and by name the parts of an industry related piece of equipment
  • Excellent communication skills and professionalism is required
  • Proper phone etiquette
  • Must have a clean driving record 
  • Equipment operation: Forklifts
  • Computer programs - Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Epicor/Silk systems, Vendor web portals
  • Language Skills - Basic: Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations, to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
  • Mathematical Skills - Basic: Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100's. Ability to perform these operations using units of American money and weight measurement, volume, and distance.
  • Reasoning Ability - Basic: Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
  • Physical/Sensory Functions: Regularly will use hands, talk/hear; Frequently will sit; Occasionally will stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Lift and/or Move Functions: Regularly will lift up to 50 pounds; Occasionally will lift 51 to 100+ pounds
  • Work Environment: Occasionally will work near moving mechanical parts
Other Opportunities at Alta:
 Please visit our careers page at www.altaequipment.jobs to view other openings that may be of interest to you!
  • Job seekers only
  • Recruiting/staffing firms - please do not contact the company about this posting

Options

Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
Share on your newsfeed

Connect With Us!

Connect with us to stay up to date on job listings.