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The Junkluggers Driver/Mover in Long Island City, New York

About Us: The Junkluggers is a premium, eco-friendly furniture & junk removal service & our mission is to save the Earth, one item at a time. About the Job: AT THIS TIME, WE ARE ONLY HIRING QUALIFIED DRIVERS. "Luggers" are the important front-line folks of our business. They are the face of the company to our valued customers. This is way MORE than a physical labor or driving position; there is a huge customer service component as well. Successful candidates will: - Be committed to WOW-ing our customers with exceptional service - Maintain a persistently positive attitude - Be a team player with some basic common sense & excellent communication skills - Be hard working & enjoy physical labor - Be knowledgeable & comfortable in presenting our service to prospective customers - Excel in a position of independence & responsibility - Give 110% in everything you do - OWN WORKING SMART PHONE WITH USABLE DATA PLAN (required) - Be able/willing to promptly commute to Junkluggers HQ in Astoria, Queens Job Logistics: - Junkluggers Hours of Operation: Weekday & Weekend shifts (must be flexible with your schedule, & while hours will definitely vary from week-to-week, especially seasonally, this position is best designed to be your main focus) - Ability to lift 50-100 lbs. continuously - Familiar w/driving/navigating through the 5 boroughs - Any Sales/Customer Service/Moving Experience a big PLUS - KEYWORDS TO SUCCESS: EFFICIENCY, FLEXIBILITY, RELIABILITY - The position pays $17.00 an hr. plus tips (to start). After 3 months of basic training & good standing within the company, you'll be eligible for a bump in your hourly pay to $18. Total compensation, after all factors, then ranges from $18-$25 an hr. w/significant room for growth (inclusive of base hourly wage as well as customer tips & monthly performance bonuses). Compensation Package: - Tips, while not guaranteed, are common & can be lucrative - Promotional Opportunities - Health Benefits - 401K (with Company Match) - Opportunities for $$ Bonuses - Paid sick & family leave in accordance to state/city laws - Somewhat flexible scheduling Driving Requirements: - VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE IS AN OBVIOUS MUST! - NY, NJ, CT & PA licenses ONLY - MINIMUM 3 YEARS of relative violation-free & accident-free driving About You: - You must be friendly, highly motivated, & able to communicate effectively with our valued customers. You must also be physically fit & able to lift substantial weight. Added bonus if you have exp. driving a small truck & moving furniture/heavy items. This is a DRIVING POSITION, so you must meet all of our company's insurance requirements in order to be considered for the position. CDL not Required. - You are an energetic, well-organized, creative problem solver & goal-oriented team player who loves a challenging & fun environment. - You are looking to work hard, & gain hands-on business exp. You are excited to join a team that strives to AMAZE every customer w/exceptional customer service. You are committed to reaching your full potential in a supportive learning environment. - You like working in the field & from the truck all day; this is NOT an office position (although there are some basic admin. responsibilities). - Must have (professional) references available upon request. Benefits: 401(k) matching, Dental insurance, Employee discount, Flexible schedule, Health insurance, Paid training, Referral program Schedule: Monday-Friday; Overtime; Weekend availability; Year-round work Supplemental Pay: Safety bonus, Tips COVID-19 considerations: All employees will be required to be fully vaccinated. In order to start your employment, you must have AT LEAST one shot in place, and open to getting the second one as soon as possible (boosters NOT required at this time). License/Certification: Driver's License Work Location: Multiple Locations To Apply: Apply online at ersNYC Equal opportunity employer.