Delivery Worker Duties
This is advanced work in delivering merchandise, packages,
supplies, and a variety of other items to various departments of
the university or college campus and surrounding area.
Work involves sorting, loading, and unloading of materials and
goods for campus departments. Work also involves the operation
of heavy equipment in making deliveries. An employee in this
class may exercise limited supervision over other delivery
personnel engaged in delivering large loads or loads involving
items requiring specialized handling. Overall supervision is
received from a superior who checks work for adherence to
established practices and schedules.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Sorts, loads, and unloads materials and goods for campus
departments and surrounding area.
Operates one and two ton van, one-fourth ton jeep, and other
vehicles in making deliveries.
Secures proper authorized signature for goods delivered to
Operates fork-lifts to unload incoming shipments from commercial
Trains new delivery persons with respect to location of campus
departments and dealing with campus personnel in situations
requiring tactfulness and forbearance.
Receives outgoing shipments from campus departments and
transports to Central Receiving to be prepared for
Prepares routine clerical records.
Performs related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Graduation from a standard high school; and some experience in
light and heavy truck driving, powered lift operation, and in
work providing familiarity with the location of campus
organizations and offices; or any equivalent combination of
training and experience.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Considerable knowledge of the location of campus organizations
Ability to supervise the work of others.
Ability to work from oral and written instructions.
Ability to keep routine clerical records.
Ability to meet and deal with people in a pleasant and courteous
Skill in operating trucks.