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Nestle Route Relief Specialist in Jersey City, New Jersey

As the nation's leading bottled water company, Nestlé Waters North America is dedicated to providing customers with healthy hydration options. Alongside that, we're also committed to developing our people - enabling them to make the most of the many elements that help them to succeed.

Nestlé Waters consists of four business units: Corporate, Retail, Supply Chain and ReadyRefresh by Nestlé . Whichever one of these areas you choose to join, you'll find yourself collaborating with a highly talented team on work that's challenging, engaging and incredibly rewarding. You'll be an essential element of our success: trusted, empowered and supported to make a lasting impact on the very future of our business. It's a chance to use your knowledge, skills and experience to shine brightly and achieve your ambitions - all while delivering healthy hydration to millions of customers.

The Route Relief Driver/Specialist (RRS) function is to effectively service all routed customers, provide pre-ordered products and to 'up-sell' additional products of interest. This position specifically covers open routes, each day, to cover for the branch or zone. Each route and delivery day is unique and entails an average of 40-70 stops per day servicing residential, retail and commercial customers. The primary role of the RRS is to effectively service all customers in a safe and productive manner. Desired candidates have highly-developed interaction skills and demonstrate a commitment to providing exceptional customer service.

Strong team player with leadership skills and ability.

  • Ability to problem solve and manage conflict within a team

  • Willingness to participate in the mentoring of new hires as assigned.

  • A willingness and ability to operate a commercial vehicle in a manner that ensures personal and public safety.

  • The ability to enter and exit a commercial vehicle safely on average 70-80 times per day.

  • The ability to repeatedly lift and carry up to 45 pounds safely, on average 200 times per day.

  • The ability and desire to work outdoors in various types of weather.

  • The ability to demonstrate a strong Customer Service orientation.

  • Is able to effectively interact with others, be a team player and solve conflict effectively while having strong verbal communication skills.

Key Qualifications:

  • High School diploma, GED, or equivalent work experience.

  • Ability to secure and maintain CDL Class B license with airbrake endorsement.

  • Currently posess a Class B CDL.

  • Must have prior experience as a supervisor/leader.

  • Motor Vehicle Record - in the last 3 years only 1 license, no driving-related suspension, revocation or cancellation, no disqualifying offenses, no more than 2 moving violations and no reckless driving incidents.

  • Motor Vehicle Record (last 7 years) - no major driving offenses including DUI/DWI, reckless driving, refusal to test, leaving the scene, driving a commercial vehicle without a CDL, or at-fault fatal incident.

  • Must be 21 years of age or older [DOT requirement].

To our veterans and separated service members: you are at the forefront of our minds as we recruit top talent to join Nestlé. The skills that you have gained while serving our country, such as adaptability, agility, and leadership, are aligned with the skills that we look for when we think about what success looks like at Nestle. We hope that you will consider sharing in our mission and purpose to enhance quality of life and contribute to a healthier future.

Who We Are:

Nestlé Waters North America is the nation's leading bottled water company. Our water brands include Poland Spring, Arrowhead, Ozarka, Deer Park, Zephyrhills and Ice Mountain, Nestlé Pure Life, S. Pellegrino, Perrier and Acqua Panna. We're passionate about creating shared value for society in all kinds of ways: from providing careers and benefits to communities where we operate to environmental stewardship - most notably responsible water management, lightweight packaging and advancing recycling in America. As a valuable part of our team, you'll receive a competitive total rewards package - something that will provide you with the support you need to thrive both inside and outside of work. It's not just the work that you'll find fulfilling here though. As you build a career with us, you'll receive exactly the kind of benefits you'd expect from a leading name in healthy hydration. The only question is, what elements will help you succeed at Nestlé Waters?

Applicants with criminal histories are welcome to apply.

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