Truck Driver & Warehouse Worker

Clarksville, TN, USA Req #30423
Friday, April 5, 2024


Job Summary:


Drives Salvation Army truck along scheduled route to pick-up donations and/or deliver merchandise to customers; operates the car in compliance with established Salvation Army standards and state driving regulations; lifts, carries, loads, and unloads a variety of donations, including furniture, appliances, clothing, etc.; ensures the safety, security, and accountability of the vehicle and donations always; assists in performing work in the thrift store and warehouse.





Education and Experience:


High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred but not required,




One year of experience driving a heavy-duty truck or large van,




Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities






Valid State Driver’s License


OSHA Forklift Certification




Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


Must meet all DOT requirements for vehicles always associated with this position


Knowledge of the assigned geographical area


Ability to organize pick-up tickets and schedule routes in a manner that saves time and gasoline consumption


Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with co-workers


Ability to work with people, Clients, customers, and employees and to help in a calm, courteous, and tactful manner



Physical Requirements:


Ability to meet attendance requirements


Ability to arrive on time for all scheduled shifts


Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language


Ability to read and follow a map and handwritten directions


Ability to drive a heavy-duty truck


Work requires the ability to lift and carry and push/pull (50lbs + 100lbs plus.) materials, supplies, and equipment frequently. Heavy mobility: duties are usually performed by combinations of standing, walking, climbing ladders, or step bending, reaching, or transporting merchandise on a frequent change basis, relieved by fewer periods of sitting or operating a vehicle.


Working Conditions:


Work requires driving a vehicle daily with exposure to the outdoors where there are physical discomforts associated with changes in weather such as rain, cold, snow, and heat, or discomforts associated with noise, dust, dirt, and the like.



Statement of Purpose


This document provides descriptive information about the above Salvation Army position. Work actually performed by incumbents in this position may vary. Although this document may be used for recruiting, staffing, or career planning, the information contained herein should only be used as a guideline or recommendation for the content and qualifications for this position. An individual’s ability to meet the qualifications and capabilities described in this document does not guarantee employment or promotion. The Salvation Army reserves the right to change this document as deemed necessary without providing advance written notice.


All employees recognize that The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.









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Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Store
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • Clarksville, TN, USA