We're Hiring - CDL Drivers - Garfield, NJ


Kuiken Brothers Garfield, NJ
485 River Drive
Garfield, NJ 07026

The primary role of the CDL Driver is responsible for delivering building material products or supplies to customers, vendors or other company locations.  Duties include operating freight handling equipment, maintenance and operation of company vehicles including tandem, boom truck, pickup truck and box van.

Responsibilities include the following (other duties may be assigned as needed):

  • Handle assorted tools properly and safely
  • Operate power industrial trucks (PITO) and other machinery
  • Verify order details and deliver orders to specified destination
  • Load and appropriately secure product, materials, or supplies
  • Maneuver vehicles safely into loading/unloading positions
  • Provide customer service at jobsites
  • Executes and understands the importance of time management, standards of operating procedures, owner’s manuals and product/warning labels
  • Maintain the cleanliness and appearance of fleet vehicles

Technical Competencies:

  • Knowledge of BisTrack, preferred

Qualifications: (Education and yrs of experience)

  • Ability to read, write, and speak in English
  • Able to complete basic math and measurement skills
  • Push, Pull, Kneel, Bend, Squat, and Lift 50 lbs or more
  • Power Industrial Truck Operator experience, preferred
  • Building material knowledge and or experience, preferred
  • High School Diploma/GED, required
  • Possess a valid CDL and Department of Transportation (DOT) medical card
  • Pass an annual MVR as required per DOT
  • Possess or have ability to obtain PITO certification
  • Work a flexible schedule, including weekends

Non-technical Competencies:

  • Detail oriented
  • To be self-motivated and have a strong work ethic
  • Ability to work independently and within a team setting
  • Ability to work in a high volume environment and in various weather conditions
  • Interpersonal skills (relationship building, teamwork, interpersonal insight, conflict resolution, customer orientation)
  • Must be able to develop and maintain effective working relationships with other store location members
  • Communication (verbal communication, persuasive impact, listening, written communication)
  • Judgment and thinking (strategic thinking, original thinking, judgment and decision making, problem solving, awareness)
  • Performance skills (accuracy with detail, planning and organizing, efficiency, business acumen)
  • Personal characteristics (motivation/commitment, flexibility, assertiveness, development orientated, results orientation resilience, quality orientation)

Supervisory Responsibility:

  • None

Disclaimer: The above information in this description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed. It does not contain nor is it intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

*Equal Employment Opportunity

Kuiken Brothers Company provides equal opportunity to all qualified employees, and applicants for employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or sexual orientation. It is the responsibility of all management and supervisory personnel to ensure the fulfillment of this policy, including hiring, placement, upgrading, transfer, demotion, recruitment, advertising, or solicitation of employment; treatment during employment; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; selection for training; participation in Company-sponsored functions or programs; layoff or discharge.

Now Accepting Applicants

If you have an interest in employment opportunities with Kuiken Brothers at our Garfield, NJ location and would like to discuss details about the open positions, we would like to hear from you.

Now Accepting Applicants

If you have an interest in employment opportunities with Kuiken Brothers at our Emerson, NJ location and would like to discuss details about the open positions, we would like to hear from you.

Kuiken Brothers Drivers Employee Application

Please download and complete the driver application above and submit to the Human Resources Department at our Fair Lawn, NJ location by fax (201) 475-2170 or e-mail HR@kuikenbrothers.com. You may also reach them by phone by calling (201) 796-2082.



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