Part-time Lead Delivery Driver
Are you looking for a flexible part-time position on Sundays (and eventually Mondays) in Nanaimo, BC?
Fresh Prep is looking to hire a part-time, highly motivated and friendly delivery driver to join us in Nanaimo for Sundays.
We deliver cooler bags of fresh, prepped ingredients directly to our customers’ homes. Starting from our warehouse in Nanaimo, you will load orders in your vehicle and follow a pre-planned delivery route. Support is also provided on shift by our dispatch team. We can have you driving with us as soon as this Sunday!
As our Lead Driver, you'd be responsible for:
- Receiving and staging delivery routes for our team of driver contractors;
- Onboarding new drivers by showing them how the Fresh Prep apps work;
- Loading orders into your own vehicle and following a pre-planned delivery route; and
- Ensuring all returned cooler bags are neatly packed away for return to our cleaning facility.
We are looking for a responsible, reliable individual with a positive attitude who is willing to provide on-site leadership for our team of drivers while also working as a delivery driver.
This is an Independent Contractor position that requires the use of your own vehicle and your own smartphone with at least a 3G data plan. Compensation is paid every week through direct deposit. and delivery shifts are typically 4-6 hours in length.
Delivery hours are usually:
- Sundays 10am - 5pm
If you have availability within this time we'd love to hear from you!
We also plan to expand to additional areas on Vancouver Island this spring, at which time we plan to add a Monday delivery day. Ideally, you will be available to lead both days.
Delivering for Fresh Prep is an excellent opportunity to earn $22 - $30/hr. It’s a great way to get to know your way around Greater Nanaimo! Although previous experience is not necessary, we do encourage applicants that have worked with other on-demand delivery companies such as Skipthedishes, Uber Eats, and Amazon to apply.
- Be 18yrs or older
- Valid driver’s license with a clean driver’s abstract
- A vehicle with valid insurance
- A smartphone with a data plan
- Some experience supervising or leading a team
- Experience working in a warehouse environment an asset
- Ability to lift up to 30 lbs
- Ability to pass a background check
- Must be legally authorized to work in Canada
- A positive, friendly attitude!
Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
- Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment
- Work well under pressure and tight deadlines
- Must be able to work under limited supervision
- Must be able to drive on the road for 4-6 hours
- Ability to work independently
- Organize and load orders in own vehicle
- Deliver orders in a timely fashion
- Return collected cooler bags and undelivered orders to the warehouse
- Receiving and staging delivery routes for our team of driver contractors
- Onboarding new drivers by showing them how the Fresh Prep apps work
- Ensuring all returned cooler bags are neatly packed away for return to our cleaning facility
If this independent contractor position excites you and you'd like to hear more, please apply now!