As a Certified B Corporation, AeroFarms is a mission-driven company with global headquarters in Newark, NJ, championing indoor vertical farming and fundamentally transforming agriculture. Recognized by Fast Company as one of the World?s Most Innovative Companies and by Inc.com as one of the Top 25 Disruptive Companies in the World, AeroFarms is scaling to meet the demand for our fresh, locally grown produce that is setting new culinary standards, and we need someone special who can bring their experience in Accounting to help us grow further. Must be aligned with our mission and passionate about making a difference.
An incredible ?change-the-world? company with the eyes of the world focused on our success.
A team of motivated, intellectually-curious individuals to support you.
Backed by some seriously impressive firms including Goldman Sachs, Prudential, leading VCs, and strategic partners with a view on global expansion.
Reporting to the Plant Manager and Shipping Coordinator, the Shipping Associate/Delivery Driver will deliver fresh produce while adhering to assigned routes and time schedules. This role works as part of the Production Operations and Sales & Marketing teams in order to ensure that the items are complete, packed correctly, and safely delivered to the correct client. The Shipping Associate/Delivery Driver will also provide our clients with an excellent experience while ensuring orders are properly fulfilled.
Preparing reports and other documents relating to deliveries.
Reviewing orders before and after delivery to ensure that orders are complete, the charges are correct, and the customer is satisfied.
Providing excellent customer service, answering questions, and handling complaints from clients.
Assisting with loading and unloading items from vehicles.
Will serve as back up Driver in the absence of the current Route Driver and/or as needed.
Loading, transporting, and delivering items to clients or businesses in a safe, timely manner.
Adhering to assigned routes and following time schedules.
Abiding by all transportation laws and maintaining a safe driving record.
Operating equipment and machines, such as cars, trucks, forklifts, etc.
High School Diploma or equivalent.
Valid New Jersey license.
Completion of driving program a plus
CDL a plus, but not required
Clean driving record.
At least two years? experience as a Route Driver or related role.
Experience driving box truck highly desired.
Willingness to adhere to assigned routes, schedules, safety procedures, and transportation laws.
Strong time management and customer service skills.
Ability to walk, drive, and lift and carry heavy items for extended periods.
Attention to detail.