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Truck Driver, Nutrition Center

Date: Jul 15, 2021

Location: Minneapolis, MN, US

Company: Minneapolis Public Schools

Below is specific information for you to consider about this position.

Job Title: Truck Driver, Nutrition Center  and Requisition ID number: 76492

Close Date:  No established closing date;  open until filled

Organizational Unit:  CWS, Distribution (10001109) 

Site:  Nutrition Center (0782) 

FTE 1.0; 40 hours/weeks/ 52 Weeks; this is based on full-time equivalency with 1.0 being full time

Union:  Transportation(09) 

Functional Area:  Drivers 

Resume and Cover Letter are mandatory to apply for any position.




Under general supervision, provides courier service and delivers mail, meals and other cargo in the District. Work is performed in a transit vehicle in a traffic environment, with moderate physical requirements. Required to lift and move items weighing up to 50 pounds.


Receives materials and supplies, and inspects deliveries for damages.

Delivers materials and supplies in a timely and efficient manner.

Drives a planned courier route, within a specific time schedule, distributing and collecting mail, meals, supplies and interdepartmental correspondence.

Loads and unloads delivery vehicle; inspects and maintains vehicle according to District standards.

Inspects vehicle, and identifies vehicle problems requiring additional maintenance and repair.

Completes all required written reports on a daily basis.

Knowledge of

Safety rules and regulations, and safe driving techniques in all road conditions.

Local geographical area, road systems, and City and state traffic regulations.

Capabilities, operational characteristics, adjustment and preventive maintenance of the type of trucks to which assigned.

Tie down, loading and safe hauling practices.

Skill in

Operating vehicles in a safe manner, in compliance with all traffic laws, District policy and procedures, and state and local regulations.

Following and maintaining safety standards.

Adjusting and performing preventive maintenance on the trucks to which assigned.

Recognizing potentially hazardous situations on the road and taking appropriate action.

Reading and understanding a variety of plans and maps.

Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of the work.

Education, Training and Experience

High School Diploma or GED equivalent is preferred.


Must possess and keep valid a Minnesota State Commercial Driver's License.




Final candidates may be invited to interview with a committee.  Final appointment to this position will be contingent upon passing a criminal background check.
Diversity is one of Minneapolis Public Schools core values and is essential to our goal of putting children first and making them college-ready.  Diversity of our workforce provides us with a competitive advantage and allows us to better understand, communicate with and educate our diverse student body. Minneapolis Public Schools will not deny anyone the opportunity for training or employment because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender or gender identity, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, sexual orientation, age, family care leave status, or veteran status.


Minneapolis Public Schools strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.

Posting Notes: | [No Established Closing Date]  | CWS, Distribution (10001109)  | Nutrition Center (0782)  | Drivers

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis