Driver CDL Class B

  • Swansea
  • Prairie Farms Dairy, Inc.
Driver: CDL Class B

Full Time

Swansea, IL

Requisition ID:

Rate of Pay: $20/hour, OT eligible

Schedule: 4am-6am start. Holiday hours may be required. No overnight travel.

Swansea, IL

Job Title: Class B Driver

Reports To: Branch Manager

Summary: This person must have a commercial drivers license and be able to pass a DOT physical including a drug test. Basic math skills include addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

This person also will have a great amount of customer contact and therefore should have or be able to attain sales skills.

Primary Duties: The route driver shall be responsible for, but not limited to, the following:

• Drives truck over established route to deliver and sell products or render services of the dairy industry to customer’s place of business.

• Must follow all Department of Transportation regulations including E-log’s.

• Makes change, and records transactions on customer receipt. Records sales or deliveries information on daily sales or delivery record.

• Be required to climb, crawl, and walk in an upright as well as a bent position to facilitate the following:

Load and unload product at destination

Collect or pick up empty containers or rejected or unsold merchandise

The route driver will have to stack and unstack items weighing 50 pounds from a height of approximately seven feet to the ground and back continually as well as drag stacks of milk weighing approximately 240 pounds, throughout the shift.

Load and unload truck and carry merchandise.

Will be required to work in very hot (100°+) and very cool (less than 32°) environments throughout the year.

Will also be required to work outside most of the time, regardless of the conditions.

The successful candidate must keep the inside of the truck clean, perform routine maintenance on truck, and work and drive in a safe, courteous and efficient manner.


• Must have a Class B commercial driver’s license

• Minimum Age: 21, as per Federal D.O.T. regulations

• Must be able to pass a D.O.T. Physical and Drug Screen

• Experience: Past route experience and a good driving record preferred

• High school diploma or equivalent

Communication Requirements:

Must possess good communication skills and customer service skills