Kentucky Electric Cooperatives is the statewide association that provides services for the 24 local, consumer-owned electric distribution utilities in the state, as well as two generation and transmission cooperatives that produce power. Electric co-ops in Kentucky serve 843,000 consumer-members, providing power to one-third of Kentucky’s population. Association services include representation before the General Assembly, Congress and regulatory bodies; safety training; coordination of management training; and public relations support including publication of Kentucky Living magazine, the largest circulation publication in the state with about 475,000 copies mailed monthly, with a readership of 1.2 million.
Delivers material to warehouse and customer locations; ensures that delivery information and reports are completed.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Transport finished goods and raw materials to and from distribution centers and customer locations in a safe, timely, efficient, and courteous manner.
Inspect vehicles for mechanical items and safety issues and report all maintenance requests (preventative and necessary)
Plan routes and meet delivery schedules
Document and log work/rest periods and mileage spent driving according to DOT regulations for drivers’ logs.
Retain fuel/toll receipts; report travel expenses
Comply with DOT rules and regulations (size, weight, route designations, parking and break periods) as well as with company policies and procedures
Collect and verify delivery instructions
Report defects, incidents, accidents or violations
Build sustainable relationships of trust through open and interactive communication
May assist in handling, loading and receiving material at warehouses.
Maintain a clean driving record
JOB QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
High school diploma or equivalent
1 year of experience with Tractor-Trailer Class ‘A’ CDL License
Customer orientation and ability to adapt/respond to different types of characters
Flexibility based on customer needs; emergency situations may call for some overnights and weekends (10-15%)
Territory primarily in Kentucky, Indiana, and Tennessee (may be required to travel outside of these areas if needed)
Able to pass all DOT requirements
KAEC offers a generous benefits package that includes 9 paid holidays, paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, short/long term disability, company paid life insurance, flexible spending program, educational assistance, company funded pension and a 401(k) plan with employer match.