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Junkluggers- Driver and Laborer

Posted: 04/08/2022

Job Description

The Junkluggers is the caring, eco-friendly alternative to traditional junk removal. Our mission is to enhance lives, our communities, and the environment by donating, recycling, upcycling, and supporting local charities.
Driver/General Laborer/Lugger/Junk Removal Specialist "Luggers" are the important front-line folks of our business. They are the face of the company to our valued customers. This is MORE than a physical labor or driving position; there is a huge customer service component as well.
Successful candidates will: Be committed to WOW-ing our customers with exceptional service Maintain a persistently positive attitude Maintain a clean-cut orderly appearance Be a team player with some basic common sense and excellent communication skills Be hard working and enjoy physical labor Be knowledgeable and comfortable in presenting our service to prospective customers Excel in a position of independence and responsibility Give 110% in everything you do Own a WORKING smart phone (required) JOB LOGISTICS:

Junkluggers Hours of Operation: Weekdays 7am-6pm & Saturday 8am-2pm shifts (must be flexible with your schedule, and while hours may vary from week-to-week, this position is best designed to be your main focus)
Ability to lift 50-100 pounds continuously
Familiar with driving/navigating through Buffalo/Niagara area.
Any Sales/Customer Service Experience a big PLUS!
The position pays $17.50 an hour plus cash tips (to start). After 2 months of basic training and good standing within the company, you'll also be eligible for a commission based on the company's overall efficiency.
Total compensation, after all factors, then ranges from $17.50- $23 an hour with significant room for growth*. *Inclusive of base hourly wage as well as customer tips, company incentives, and monthly performance bonuses.
Young company with advancement opportunities. Compensation Package: Generous profit-sharing program Somewhat flexible scheduling Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance DRIVING

REQUIREMENTS: Valid Driver’s License is an obvious MUST! 2-3 years of violation-free and accident-free driving CDL Not Required For insurance purposes only, you must be a minimum of 21 years old in order to drive our trucks
About You: You must be friendly, highly motivated, and able to communicate effectively with our valued customers. You must also be physically fit and able to lift substantial weight. Added bonus if you have experience driving a small truck and moving furniture/heavy items. This is a DRIVING POSITION, so you must meet all of our company's insurance requirements in order to be considered for the position. CDL not Required.
You are an energetic, well-organized, creative problem solver and goal-oriented team player who loves a challenging and fun environment. We are a young and growing company, so your input on processes is welcomed, and there’s a tremendous opportunity for equity with the organization as we build the business in Western NY.
Our days differ always. You’ll be loading items on and off the truck, making your way through the many towns in the region servicing customers, donating product, going to our recycling partners, also putting out yard signs and door hangers to help in our Marketing efforts. Developing a logistics plan on the fly with your partner and holding each other accountable so that you can share in the bonuses!
On site, there’s a colorful warehouse located in the center of town where you will sort items for recycling and donation or break out the hose and bucket and wash down our trucks to keep them shiny and clean. We have a stereo where you can take turns with your playlist to keep the vibe fun. If there’s something we can use here to help how we operate, we clean it up and find a place/use for it. If there’s something that you’d like for your home, claim it!
Celebrating wins is a big part of what we do here at the Junkluggers, so you can challenge your teammates to game of foosball while the managers cook up quesadillas, Philly steaks, stir fry, or burgers on the flat top griddle on location.
The Junkluggers is involved with local charities, and there is an opportunity to help with their events and network all while doing good in our community. Are you going to school for Marketing, or have a knack for social media? There’s a big component of that which could be useful to the company and give you valuable experience in that area.
You are looking to work hard, own your paycheck, and gain hands-on business experience. You are excited to join a team that strives to AMAZE every customer with exceptional customer service, and to operate OUR business with efficiency. You are committed to reaching your full potential in a supportive learning environment that affords everyone a chance at advancement with a young, growing company. Prior Driver, Delivery Driver, Warehouse, Mover, General labor, Laborer, Landscaping or Construction experience is a plus.

Schedule

Day shift
Flexible schedule
Weekend schedule
30-40 hours per week

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