Northern California Distribution Driver

  • Cannabis Jobs
  • Arcata, CA, USA
  • 17 Feb, 2021

Job Description

Location: Arcata with travel across CA Company Overview: Headwaters is a leading supplier of bulk cannabis focused on cultivation, bulk commodity distribution, and consumer goods. Guided by the tenets of sustainable agriculture and driven by a commitment to transparency, when you see a Headwaters product, you can trust that it does right by you, the environment, and the community. Run by a group of cannabis innovators with a unique blend of business and agricultural knowledge, Headwaters is proud to be leading the Cannabis industry towards a sustainable future. At Headwaters, every decision we make?from production strategy to design?is guided by our three core values: Environmental Awareness, Community Partnership, and Personal Well-Being. We are looking for a Driver who is excited about building a new industry. The ideal candidate is skilled at driving, can keep precise records, and is a team player. At the highest level, this role is responsible for all transportation activities coming to and leaving from our distribution facilities. Key Responsibilities: + Drive transport vehicle between Arcata facility and partner facilities in and around Arcata and across California. + Ensure timely delivery on predetermined routes. + Load and unload freight. + Assist in record keeping for all transport activities. + Inventory assistance during down time. + Ensure compliance with all company policies as well as local, state, and federal regulations governing commercial transportation are followed and enforced. The candidate must have: + Ability to lift up to 50 lbs + Reliable transportation + Passes Livescan background check (no felonies) + No recreational cannabis-use is tolerated during work hours + Must be 21+ years of age + Must have legal working status + A valid Driver?s License Core Competencies Team Player: Proven ability to work cooperatively with team members at all levels. Accountability: Establishes clear expectations for self and others to achieve stated goals and objectives. Ensures procedures are followed and recorded to maintain accuracy of orders and records. Experience: Demonstrated expertise in their field. Has the ability to drive large vehicles and has confidence on the road. Customer service is a paramount expectation when at work. Judgment / Decision Making: Demonstrates consistent logic, rationality, and objectivity in decision-making. Achieves balance between quick decisiveness and slower, more thorough approaches, i.e., is neither indecisive nor a hip-shooter. Shows common sense. Anticipates consequences of decisions. Safety must always be paramount. Value-adds + Starting position opportunity in a fast-growing startup + Collaborative culture with a supportive team + A great place to work with unlimited growth opportunities Headwaters provides equal employment opportunities for team members and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military status or disability in accordance with local, state and federal guidelines. We hire and promote individuals based on their qualifications for the position to be filled. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce.