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Delivery Rep - Bulk

Location: 

Lexington, SC, US

Company:  AmeriGas Propane, Inc.

When you work for AmeriGas, you become a part of something BIG! Founded in 1959, AmeriGas is the nation’s premiere propane company, serving over 2 million residential, commercial, industrial and motor fuel propane customers.  Together, our 8,500 dedicated professionals will deliver 1.5 billion gallons of propane from 1,400 distribution points across the United States.

Job Summary (Purpose):

 

The Delivery Representative is a key point of contact for customers.  They are dedicated and responsible people that can excel in a fast paced work environment and possess exceptional people skills.

 

A Delivery Representative drives an AmeriGas Bobtail propane delivery truck and fills tanks for residential and industrial customers at their site.  A Delivery Representative makes 15-25 customer stops on a typical day working in all weather and driving conditions.  AmeriGas drivers use a rotating “on call” schedule to cover any off hour customer emergencies

 

Core Competencies:

 

  • Safety Mindset - Demonstrates an understanding of the importance of safety to the company; considers the impact on safety when making decisions; consistently models safety practices
  • Customer Focus - Makes customers the highest priority, second only to safety; is committed to meeting the needs of all customers; establishes rapport and engages customers in discussion of their needs;
  • Integrity & Trustworthiness - Demonstrates high professional and personal standards; treats people fairly and with respect; handles confidential information appropriately.
  • Communication - Listens and responds appropriately to others; articulates ideas clearly, persuasively, and concisely
  • Meets Commitments - Sees issues through to completion; checks with appropriate parties to ensure issues have been completely resolved; finds ways to overcome barriers that initially prevents oneself from immediately solving problems and getting the job done.
  • Contributes to Team Success - Collaborates effectively with others; completes work to enable team to meet deadlines; shares relevant information; solicits feedback from others.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Drive a bobtail delivery truck to customer sites and fill empty customer tanks of all sizes by pulling the hose from the truck to the tank location.
  • Customer tanks may be located indoors or outdoors.  Outdoor tanks are filled by using the hose from the truck; inside tanks are carried outside to the truck to be filled and then returned inside.
  • Performs all daily functions in a safe manner by adhering to all federal and state codes and regulations, in addition to all AmeriGas Safety and Operations Policies and Procedures; utilizing all Personal Protective Equipment;
  • Proactively identifies and reports safety concerns and violations at the plant or customer sites
  • Exceeds customer expectations and sustains high levels of customer satisfaction ; seeks customer feedback and ensures their needs have been fully met
  • Keeps vehicle and equipment serviced and running well to minimize delays in deliveries
  • Cooperates and collaborates with co-workers to ensure the job gets done
  • Completes all necessary paperwork in a timely manner
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

 

  • Required federal, state and local licenses/permits/certifications for work being performed.
  • Knowledge of propane along with the safe operation in filling and storage operations.
  • Within first six months in the position, incumbent must meet training and certification requirements for delivery work.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, contractors, customers, and the general public
  • Ability to climb steps/ladders, walk 1-5 miles and carry multiple propane cylinders weighing up to 75 lbs each

 

Education and Experience Required:

 

  • At least 21 years old with a valid CDL with HazMat and Air Brake endorsements.
  • Willingness to work outdoors in all weather and driving conditions
  • Lifting, pushing, pulling, bending and climbing in and out of the truck

 

 

Disclaimer

 

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

 

 

 

AmeriGas is a Drug Free Workplace.  Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a criminal background check.  AmeriGas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina