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Value Added Distributors, LLC Delivery Driver - Inventory Associate in Rockford, Illinois

Value Added Distributors is looking for a driven, hardworking, and enthusiastic Delivery Driver - Inventory Associate to join their team in Rockford, IL! This position would mainly be responsible for managing customer inventory through delivering, stocking, counting, and re-ordering products. This would involve driving a company box truck (non-CDL) 5 days a week to our customer locations in the Milwaukee, WI; Oregon, IL; Dixon, IL; and Rockford, IL areas. The schedule for this position is Monday - Friday, 7:00am - 3:30pm. The starting pay is around $14.00 per hour.

Value Added Distributors offers competitive pay, dental, health, and vision insurance; paid vacation and holidays, plus a 401k plan with employer matching.

Essential Job Duties/Responsibilities for the Delivery Driver - Inventory Associate:

  • Develop customer relationships.

  • Pursue new sales opportunities.

  • Maintain customer inventory levels.

  • Establish & maintain customer binders for each customer.

  • Participate in weekly conference calls with other Inventory Associates and Inventory Manager.

  • Meet with branch manager weekly (5-10) minutes to address any changes in stock levels at the customer location.

  • Establish a backup training schedule with the branch manager to ensure proper coverage.

  • Run usage reports quarterly and review with outside sales personnel.

  • Review biannual inventory reports with customers.

  • Pull and deliver the product to the proper inventory location, department or personnel.

  • Order entry.

  • Shipping & Receiving operations

  • Inventory management

  • Warehouse operations

Necessary Skills for the Delivery Driver - Inventory Associate:

  • Good decision-making ability, be highly organized with a sense of urgency.

  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task and prioritize work.

  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral).

  • Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office.

  • Highly effective team player with excellent interpersonal skills and a positive attitude.

Required Skills for the Delivery Driver - Inventory Associate:

  • Ability to safely lift up to 50 pounds using proper lifting techniques and equipment.

  • A high school diploma or equivalent is required.

  • Valid Driver?s License and clean driving record.

  • Comfortable and willing to drive in all types of weather.

  • Previous knowledge of hydraulic components is a plus.

An Equal Opportunity Employer