Courier / Drivers

La Grange, IL

Job description

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 Courier/Drivers in our McCook facility. 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.

Starting Pay $21.35 per hour

Minimum Valid CDL A or B License with Airbrake Endorsement and a Motor Vehicle Record that meets Driving Privileges standards { Deal Breaker without this }

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


Key Requirements:

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

Candidate must pass pre-employment background, drug and medical physical screening

Must be US Citizen


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/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf

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