Serves as an active member of a diverse Logistics and Distribution department; performs pickup, sorting and delivery functions for US Mail, Campus Mail, Parcels and freight items from multiple origins; operates up to 24 foot long straight truck; loads and unloads vehicles; utilizes appropriate freight moving equipment as needed; maintains delivery records; obtains signatures from customers; inspects and maintains cleanliness of vehicles; reports vehicle problems to supervisor; maintains documents associated with delivery manifests and vehicle records. Maintains safe operations by complying with organization operational policies, procedures, and standards, as well as state and local driving rules and regulations. Utilizes handheld scanner to process orders. Works day shift Monday-Friday.
Additional Information for Applicants::
Applicant must pass a background check. The Ohio State University offers a wide range of valuable benefits programs available to you and your family. Whether you are interested in medical, dental and vision benefits- or tuition assistance, life insurance, retirement, wellness or discounted ticket opportunities -there is something here for everyone. You will find that many of your benefits are subsidized or even free to you as an important part of your total compensation package. Drivers will be required to maintain required licensure throughout the duration of employment. This position involves lifting up to 100 lbs.
High School Diploma, GED or an equivalent combination of education and experience; requires a valid driver's license or commercial driver’s license (based on Federal, State or Local guidelines)
Experience driving up to 24 foot truck and performing pickup and delivery functions; familiarity using hand held scanning technology; ability to capture and communicate data that support department's Key Performance Indicators; personally responsible and self-motivated with high integrity; ability to interact and work with other University staff; excellent work ethic; possess a strong spirit of teamwork; ability to take direction and comprehend instructions; good communication skills needed for interactions with customers in making deliveries; ability to operate vehicles safely in a complex environment with high pedestrian traffic; a focus on high levels of customer service.
Target Salary: $15.00 - $21.93 Hourly
Job Category: Civil Service
Job Appointment (FTE%):
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.