DSD Route Sales
Company: Smithfield Foods
Location: Grove City
Posted on: February 12, 2024
A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods.
We're an $18 billion U.S. food company with nearly 60,000 employees
worldwide. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our
team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. Join our
family today. Apply Now!Your Opportunity The Relief Route Sales
Representative is responsible for selling and merchandising a line
of quality products at local stores. As a Route Sales
Representative, you would drive a Smithfield Foods box truck.
Expect to work Monday through Friday, 50 to 55 hours a week with
the possibility of working an occasional Saturday or Holiday as
needed. People often ask what kind of characteristics will make
them successful in this position. Here is an idea of what our
Managers are looking for:
Flexibility: You can adapt to changing situations, new tasks and
priorities as changes occur
Customer Focus: You help our customers find what they need and
deliver service that exceed their expectations
Attention to Detail: You are meticulous when it comes to checking
dates on merchandise and arranging products; you are also
responsible for accurately completing daily paperwork (e.g. DOT
Communication: You will be working closely with other Smithfield
Foods team members and it's important to communicate regularly
Tech Savvy: You are comfortable using multiple technology devices
each day to accomplish your goals Does this sound like you? The way
it works is simple: we provide the information and tools to empower
you to take charge of your career. At Smithfield Foods, it's pay
for performance all the way, and we will give you the training to
flourish as the newest member of our exceptional team. Core
Responsibilities Quotes prices and credit terms and prepares sales
invoices for orders obtained
Delivers products to customer, stocks retail cases and rotates
inventory as required.
Prepares end of day reports of business transactions and informs
local management on any unresolved issues or opportunities.
Maintains daily Department of Transportation and provides to local
management as required.
Maintains daily truck inventory and does weekly physical inventory
and reports any variations to local management.
Driving to assigned locations
Using equipment (e.g. carts, pallets, etc.) to unload products and
move throughout the store
Rotating products and removing defective and out-of-date products
and process returns and credits with receiver The above statements
are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being
performed by people assigned to this job. They are not intended to
be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills
required of personnel so classified. May perform other duties as
Qualifications To perform this job successfully, an individual must
be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge,
skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be
made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions .
High School Diploma/GED, required.
Minimum of 6 months experience in route sales, grocery,
warehousing, or delivery,
A valid Driver's License required, and a valid CDL-B Driver's
License will be required within 90 days of start date.
Federal Regulations require individuals in this position to be 21
years of age.
Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in
written, verbal or schedule form.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to work well with others in fast paced, dynamic
Ability to be respectful, approachable and team oriented while
building strong working relationships and a positive work
environment. EEO/AA InformationSmithfield is an equal opportunity
employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age,
gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled
individual or any other protected group status or non-job
characteristic as directed by law.If you are an individual with a
disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for
any part of the employment selection process, please call us at
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