CDL Driver

Req ID:  30348
Date:  May 25, 2024

Cincinnati, OH, US, 45229

Company:  Sonepar
Brand:  Richards Electric

Your career grows here.

Richards Electric is a brand of the Springfield Electric operating company owned by Sonepar and is a leader in electrical distribution.  We continue to grow our brands throughout the Midwest, including locations in Kentucky, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Ohio and Missouri. As part of Sonepar, the worldwide leader in electrical distribution, we have a global reach that allows us to offer excellent benefits and develop innovative solutions, while maintaining our strong local roots and close-knit culture. We empower our associates to contribute to our success by adopting the adapt, dare, learn mindset-- adapt to new situations and people, dare to appropriately challenge the status quo, and learn from others and our own mistakes.


We have a great opportunity for a customer-oriented CDL Driver to join our team! As a CDL Driver, you will ensure the safe, efficient, and courteous delivery of electrical supplies, materials, and parts. You will also assist with general warehouse duties. Please include your job history or attach a resume to your application. 


This role will report work at the Professional Logistics Services (PLS Center).


Shift: Monday through Friday, 9 AM – 5:30 PM. Overtime may be required based on business needs.


We are looking for associates who:

  • Drive company truck(s) with great care, assuring compliance with all prevailing traffic laws and legal speed limits, and safety protocol.
  • Deliver products varying in size to different sites by following procedures (e.g. adherence to driver manifest and documentation).
  • Provides associates with possible solutions and/or appropriate contact information when problems arise; reports observations of customer opportunities and problems to the Warehouse Manager.
  • Loads and unloads materials from truck in an accurate, efficient, and safe manner, utilizing proper body mechanics and proper equipment (e.g., forklift).
  • Receive and check in deliveries, pickups and returns to insure quality and quantity of products.
  • Cut wire, rod, or strut, safely utilizing the appropriate equipment.
  • Sweep floors remove trash and otherwise maintain the warehouse in a tidy and safe condition.
  • Pick, pack, and ship orders. Orders range from a small box to pallets.
  • Record losses of damaged or defective materials.


What you bring:

  • Valid CDL( commercial driver's license) and be able to pass MVR (motor vehicle record)
  • Ability to climb into and drive delivery vehicles.
  • Ability to unload material at customer site, including heavy and bulky items.
  • Willingness to operate warehouse equipment such as forklifts, pallet jack, and power tools. You will also use push carts and rolling ladders.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds with or without accommodation.
  • Ability to be on your stand for extended periods and traverse the warehouse with or without accommodation.
  • Basic problem-solving skills and computer skills.


What we offer:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance plus employer paid short term and long-term disability and life insurance
  • Paid time off and paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement and employee development
  • Annual Safety Shoe Reimbursement
  • Employee Discount on products


More than a job, a career.

We’re the world’s number one distributor of electrical products, solutions and related services. Springfield Electric is owned by Sonepar, a global company with over 450 locations nationwide. Whether you grow at one of our local Opcos or at one in another region, we want you to grow with us! All associates are regularly trained and we value promoting from within when possible.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Springfield Electric, a Sonepar Company is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.


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Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati