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Position: Delivery Driver
Organization: Ottawa Organics Inc
Location: Ottawa, Ontario

Basic Responsibilities

To complete assigned deliveries of organic produce baskets in our company vehicles, pick-up of empty totes, and assist with warehouse duties.


The position will be 3-4 days a week (approx 25-30hrs/week) with the possibility of more hours. The current opening requires working in the afternoon and early evening and Saturday. Flexibility with hours is a plus.

This position requires completing the assigned delivery route, and working in the warehouse as needed.

Driving responsibilities include:

  • Delivering between 30 and 50 orders per day.
  • Loading prepared delivery orders into vans at loading dock, outside building.
  • Transporting deliveries according to manifest in a safe, responsible manner and in accordance with company procedures.
  • Reading complex route sheet and noting difficulties with any deliveries. Updating delivery information to maintain accuracy.
  • Exercising good judgment and attention to detail when delivery problems arise. Contact office for additional assistance, if needed.
  • Accurately updating daily route statistics including start and end times, mileage and return of totes from previous delivery.
  • Notifying supervisor of any vehicle maintenance issues.
  • Checking in/out with supervisor
  • Minimizing the idling of company vehicles to reduce carbon footprint.
  • Maintaining a professional manner and appearance
  • Providing amazing customer service


  • Written and Verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Map reading
  • Able to lift and move 40+ lb boxes
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Customer Service
  • Bilingual (French/English) an asset

Experience, Education, Training:

  • A clean driving record is required
  • Experience with hand-held Global Positioning System (GPS) units is a plus.
  • Previous delivery/grocery industry/customer service experience.
  • Interest in organics is preferred.


  • Valid Ontario driver's license.
  • Clean Police Check


  • $14.00 per hour to start
  • Free organic fruit and vegetable basket

Please send resume, cover letter, references, and the name of your favourite vegetable to:

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Dec 11 2018    ID: 49649