Shop Driver & Assistant (R. E. Lee Companies)

R. E. Lee Companies Inc
Job Description
Shop Driver & Assistant
Location: Charlottesville, Virginia
 
We are looking for a steady and positive individual with a strong work ethic interested in being part of a great team. Every member of our family of companies contributes to our mission – supporting our client’s vision by constructing buildings that enhance our community. Our team members are Pioneering. Honorable. Professional. You will experience a forward-looking, ‘Safety for Life’ culture which recognizes the whole person and supports your success. 
 
In your role as Shop Driver & Assistant, you support all R. E. Lee Companies projects by safely picking up and delivering materials, tools, and equipment to company jobs at the REL Shop Manager’s request. As a driver for multiple companies, an efficient loading/unloading system, and delivery routing system are essential for our mutual success. You will also assist with organizing and maintaining the Shop/Yard facilities. The work schedule for this position is Monday through Friday from 7:00 am to 3:30 pm. We offer a competitive benefit package.
 
Qualified Candidates Will Demonstrate:   
  • Strong work ethic
  • Punctual
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • Able to follow direction and ask questions if needed
  • Willingness to be an effective team member
  • Clear and effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Basic computer skills, including working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Operate construction equipment – skid-steer and forklift
  • Ability to meet physical demands:
    • Climb ladders and 5 floors of stairs
    • Bend, kneel, crawl and maneuver in and around all kinds of equipment
    • Move around jobsites during all phases of construction
    • Lift a minimum of 75 pounds to waist height
    • Excellent hand-eye coordination, able to grasp and assemble objects
    • Excellent vision corrected or corrected, including ability to distinguish basic color groups; excellent hearing
Job Requirements:   
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Excellent driving record; must grant permission for release of Virginia Motor Vehicle Record
  • Knowledge of road network throughout Charlottesville area
  • Must be able to operate a manual transmission vehicle
  • Experience in commercial construction desired
  • Virginia Driver’s License; CDL license a plus
To apply, submit your resume and/or our application to salleman@releecommunity.com.
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