Delivery Driver for School Lunch

Yay Lunch

Yay Lunch

Decatur, GA, USA
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

At Yay, lunch is our favorite subject. We believe that every student should have the opportunity to enjoy a freshly made, wholesome meal they’ll love while at school, and that parents should trust that their child feels cared for and nourished.

Founded by parents for parents in 2018, we’ve expanded quickly through the mid-Atlantic and East Coast with even more growth to come. We have exciting plans backed by experienced venture capital partners, and we can’t wait to bring our mission to more schools.

We’d love to have you on the team! As a startup, we hustle with heart. We’re team players and self-starters. We want you to love what you do, and we give you the tools to succeed with our commitment to flexibility, transparency, respect, empowerment, and positivity. Come join us!


Position Overview:

The Delivery Driver is responsible for safely transporting goods, products, and/or food from the warehouse space or vendor to the school. They play a crucial role in ensuring timely and accurate delivery while providing excellent customer service. This job is typically 10-15 hours a week, which a 2 hour minimum shift.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Operate personal vehicle safely and in compliance with traffic laws and company policies.
  • Adhere to safety standards and protocols to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Pick up goods from the warehouse or vendor and follow the hotsheet (route) for delivery.
  • Deliver school lunches or products in a timely manner.
  • Use Google Maps or maps to navigate unfamiliar routes and avoid delays.
  • Provide friendly and professional customer service during deliveries, including greeting customers and answering any questions they may have.
  • Handle deliveries with care and attention to detail to ensure the integrity of the goods.
  • Report any delivery issues or discrepancies to the appropriate supervisor or manager.

        Qualifications:

        • Previous experience in customer service, food service, hospitality or related fields is preferred.
        • Ability to work independently and efficiently in a fast-paced environment.
        • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to interact with diverse groups of people, including students, faculty, and staff
        • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail.
        • Ability to work well with school staff, students, and other team members.
        • Flexibility to work morning and afternoon hours, as scheduling will depend on each individual school’s needs. Most positions will be part-time (10-15 hours per week)
        • Valid driver's license and reliable transportation for meal deliveries
        • Listed as an insured party for your vehicle
        • Clean driving record
        • Ability to pass a background check
        • Smart phone
        • Ability to work with technology
        • Basic knowledge of food safety and sanitation regulations
        • ServSafe certification is preferred but not mandatory; can be obtained once employed
        • Flexibility in working hours, as the schedule may vary based on business needs.

            Compensation:

            • $18 per hour
            • Data stipend
            • Mileage reimbursement