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DHL Express, Inc. Casual Couriers - New Orleans, LA in New Orleans, Louisiana

What

makes DHL great? Our People!  We know each employee’s individual

contributions make us the #1 Express Delivery and Logistics Company in the

world.

We are currently hiring Casual Couriers in our New Orleans, LA station.  As

a Courier you would follow standard company procedures and safety requirements

to pick up and deliver time sensitive materials in a timely and efficient

manner.

 

Key

Accountabilities:

-Under tight deadlines, drives vehicle to customer sites, climbs in and out of

vehicle, and walks up and down stairs as required to pick up and deliver

documents and packages to and from customers according to established

procedures, in all weather conditions

-Picks up, handles and delivers time sensitive documents and packages in a safe

and punctual manner considering traffic patterns, alternative routes, traffic

regulations, and driving conditions in order to meet customer and DHL time

requirements

-Ensures all delivery material received is safely delivered to correct

consignee

-Operates a scanner to record shipping and package information for

documents/packages picked up or delivered.

Maintains good work habits, including reporting to work on time and adhering to

standard work and safety procedures.

-Reports any suspected breach of security or unusual happenings to supervisor

immediately

-May assist supervisor in orienting, training, assigning and checking the work

of lower level couriers

-May assist supervisor in performing check rides to review performance and the

proper use of routes and practices

  

Physical

Requirements:

Must be able to lift up to seventy (70) lbs occasionally

Must be able to lift forty (40) lbs frequently

Must be able to walk, climb stairs, reach overhead, squat, bend, kneel, stoop

and crouch repeatedly

 

DHL is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants

without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender

identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected

characteristic.  The EEO is the Law poster is available here.  http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeocselfprint_poster.pdf

Key Qualifications:

High School Diploma or

Equivalent (GED)

Valid Driver’s License with clean driving record; CDL class B preferred

Must be 21 years old

Excellent customer service skills

Map reading skills and knowledge of  delivery area preferred

Previous professional driving experience, preferably in a delivery role

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