Utility Driver, Canteen Service Company – Louisville, KY 40212

Utility Driver
Canteen Service Company 10 reviewsLouisville, KY 40212
$12 – $15 an hour


Job Title: Utility Driver

Department: Vending

Reports To: Customer Service Manager

FLSA Status: Non – Exempt / $12.00 – $15.00 per hour


Performs all work related job duties in vending department; fills in during route and attendant vacations and illness; may work in warehouse, run deliveries and aid in the maintenance department.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

General :
Maintains knowledge of all vending routes to serve as an alternate route driver for vacation and illness.

Establishes good rapport with service location employees, through verbal communication and excellent service, to ensure customer satisfaction.

Drives truck to deliver soft drinks and vending products to business and industrial locations.

Checks for outdated merchandise and fills machine to correct inventory levels.

Responsible for balancing truck inventory once a week.

Responsible for balancing machine vendors on a consistent basis.

Collects money from vendors, makes change, records transactions, and delivers money to coin room daily.

Maintains and updates daily service cards and handhelds to record meter readings on cold drinks, coffee, inventory, and unit sales on all other products.

Determines and places product orders for proper product assortment; maintains records on daily throw-aways; orders sandwiches daily.

Maintains and cleans machines, inside and out, on a daily or weekly basis, depending on service schedule; performs very basic vending machine mechanics and reports all other maintenance problems to maintenance personnel in a timely manner.

Stocks condiments and utensils, properly cleans and maintains condiment and microwave station.

Listens to and resolves service complaints when servicing accounts.

Reports vending related issues or problems to supervisor on a daily basis.

Loads truck with vending products, milk, sandwiches, and changers.

Cleans outside and inside of truck and performs routines maintenance on truck.

Operates Canteen vehicle safely.

Responsible for performing all job duties in a safe manner.

Supervisory Responsibilities : This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

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 with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience : High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be 18 years or older.

Language Skills : 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 : Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

Computer Skills : Ability to operate a handheld computer.

Reasoning Ability : Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations : Valid Motor Vehicle Operators License,

DOT Medical Certification, and a good driving record.

Physical Demands : The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to climb or balance. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100 pounds.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment : The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions. The employee is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles and toxic or caustic chemicals. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud.

As an equal opportunity employer, we hire without consideration to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status or disability.

ONLY if you require assistance in submitting an application and/or cannot use the online system because of a disability, please contact:

Human Resources

712 Industrial Drive

Owensboro, Ky 42301

270-683-2471 or 800-467-2471


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