Performance Food Group Shuttle Driver - Panama City , FL Shuttle Yard in Panama City, Florida

Posting Title:

Shuttle Driver - Panama City , FL Shuttle Yard

Job Description:

The Shuttle Driver position is responsible for driving a tractor trailer, tandem trailer and/ or straight trucks on intrastate and interstate routes for the purpose of delivering empty trailers to the Cairo, GA warehouse location and to pick up and deliver full trailers with various food and non-food products (meats, produce, frozen foods, groceries, dry goods) to our Panama City, FL truck yard in a safe, timely manner and in accordance with Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations. The Shuttle Driver communicates and interacts with customers, vendors and co-workers professionally ensuring questions are answered accurately and in a timely manner. Specific duties include:

  • Perform “pre-trip safety check” inspection of truck and trailer according to Department of Transportation (DOT) regulations.

  • Inspect cab and trailer to insure they meet company quality standards and take appropriate action as needed.

  • Perform count check of items and check customer invoices of products that have been loaded.

  • Check and complete in an accurate and in legible fashion all the required paper work associated with freight.

  • Move tractor to the loading dock and attach loaded trailer as needed. Performs hook and unhook procedures according to safety and company policies and practices.

  • Perform damage control checks on items and contact supervisor about removing orders according to company policy.

  • Verify delivery of items with customer and obtain proper signatures.

  • Collect money (cash or checks) where required.

  • Performs scheduled back-haul pick ups.

  • Unload pallets, insulated blankets, Power Walker / Hand carts and remove trash from trailers as required.

  • Complete daily record of hours of service and enter in log in accordance with Federal DOT, state and company requirements.

  • Perform “post trip safety check” on the vehicle, secure tractor and trailer and / or “Red Tag” for repair or maintenance as needed.

  • Perform general housekeeping duties in cab, loading dock area and keep trailers clear and clean as required.

  • At the end of the shift secure all equipment and complete all necessary paperwork.

  • Performs other related duties as assigned per business needs.

Job Location:

Panama City, Florida (FL)


2nd Shift

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

EEO Statement:

Performance Food Group and/or its subsidiaries (individually or collectively, the \"Company\") provides equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all applicants and employees, regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations. Please click on the following links to review: (1) our EEO Policy ; (2) the \"EEO is the Law\" poster and supplement ; and (3) the Pay Transparency Policy Statement .

Required Qualifications:

High School Diploma/GED

Minimum 1 year commercial tractor-trailer driving experience Commercial Driver's License (CDL) A with Doubles Endorsement

Clean Motor Vehicle Record (MVR)

Able to work Sun-Thu Night Schedule (start time between 5 PM & 7 PM) with rotating Fri nights to shuttle from/to Bonifay, FL and Cairo, GA


Performance Foodservice

Job Category:


Preferred Qualifications:

2+ years commercial tractor-trailer driving experience

Foodservice distribution industry experience

Onboard systems experience i.e. PeopleNet, DriveCam

Company Description:

Performance Foodservice, PFG’s broadline distributor, maintains a unique relationship with a variety of local customers, including independent restaurants and hotels, healthcare facilities, schools, and quick-service eateries. A team of sales reps, chefs, consultants and other experts builds close relationships with each customer, providing advice on improving operations, menu development, product selection and operational strategies. The Performance Foodservice team delivers delicious food, but also goes above and beyond to help independent restaurant owners achieve their dreams.