PortlandRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Portland jobs

Courier ($30.15/hr, No benefits, On Call)- Portland, OR

Company: DHL Express
Location: Portland
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

What makes DHL great? Our People! We know each employee's individual contributions make us the #1 Express Delivery and Logistics Company in the world.

We are currently hiring on call _*Courier/Drivers*_ in our Portland_, OR location_. As a Courier you would follow standard company procedures and safety requirements to pick up and deliver time sensitive materials in a timely and efficient manner.

*Key Accountabilities: *

* Under tight deadlines, drives vehicle to customer sites, climbs in and out of vehicle, and walks up and down stairs as required to pick up and deliver documents and packages to and from customers according to established procedures, in all weather conditions
* Picks up, handles and delivers time sensitive documents and packages in a safe and punctual manner considering traffic patterns, alternative routes, traffic regulations, and driving conditions in order to meet customer and DHL time requirements
* Ensures all delivery material received is safely delivered to correct consignee
* Operates a scanner to record shipping and package information for documents/packages picked up or delivered.
* Maintains good work habits, including reporting to work on time and adhering to standard work and safety procedures.
* Reports any suspected breach of security or unusual happenings to supervisor immediately
* May assist supervisor in orienting, training, assigning and checking the work of lower level couriers
* May assist supervisor in performing check rides to review performance and the proper use of routes and practices

*Key Requirements: *

* Valid Driver's License and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets Driving Privileges standards
* Must be 21+ years old
* Excellent customer service skills
* Map reading skills and knowledge of delivery area preferred
* Previous professional driving experience, preferably in a delivery role
* Candidate must pass pre-employment background, drug and medical physical screening

*Physical Requirements: *

* Must be able to lift up to seventy (70) lbs occasionally
* Must be able to lift forty (40) lbs frequently
* Must be able to walk, climb stairs, reach overhead, squat, bend, kneel, stoop and crouch repeatedly

_DHL is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected characteristic. The EEO is the Law poster is available here. http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc\_self\_print\_poster.pdf_

Job Type: Part-time

Pay: $30.15 per hour

Day range:
* Monday to Friday
* Weekend availability
* 10 hour shift
* 12 hour shift
* 8 hour shift
* Day shift
* Evening shift

* Route driving: 2 years (Required)

* English (Required)

* Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: One location%58047475%

Keywords: DHL Express, Portland , Courier ($30.15/hr, No benefits, On Call)- Portland, OR, Other , Portland, Oregon

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Oregon jobs by following @recnetOR on Twitter!

Portland RSS job feeds