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Lead Driver Trainer - Full Time

Gordon Food Service - Ajax, ON

Posted on 05/11/22 (Ref: ONmrihEwGR)

Lead Driver Trainer - Ajax, ON - Gordon Food Service

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Reporting to a Transportation Manager, a Lead Trainer is responsible for assisting with training all Sales Service Representatives and Driver Apprentices, in particular, new Sales Service Representatives/Driver Apprentices in all facets of professional driving and Sales Service. Your main objective will be to coach all Gordon Food Service Transportation employees in defensive driving, delivery process, customer service, and compliance.

  • Train new hires that occasionally have less than 3 months of driving experience.
  • Conduct ride-alongs and coaching for the purpose of improving driving skills.
  • Provide excellent leadership and training to support all Sales Service Representatives and Driver Apprentices.
  • Design training schedules and deliver group training when needed.
  • Assist Training Supervisors with compliance and defensive driving courses.
  • Review and enhance the Transportation training process.
  • Any additional tasks as assigned by the Transportation Manager.
  • The exact hours of work for this position are TBD and are subject to change due to business needs. Shift flexibility is required.

  • Proven track record as a trainer.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Strong organizational skills with ability to identify and set priorities on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.
  • Above average computer skills.
  • Strong communication skills in both written and verbal form.
  • The ability to present the Company and oneself in a positive manner, consistent with the Cornerstone Values of Gordon Food Service.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for the next stage will be contacted. Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people. All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to any enumerated or analogous grounds of discrimination, including race, religious beliefs, colour, gender, gender identity, gender expression, physical disability, mental disability, age, ancestry, place of origin, marital status, source of income, family status, sexual orientation or status as a qualified individual with disability.
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