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Non-CDL Delivery Driver - CDC

Date:  Aug 5, 2022

Denver, CO, US

Requisition ID: 23081 


A Career in Beer:  #CDC

Coors Distributing Company (CDC) is one of the nation’s leading beer distributors based out of Denver, CO. We are the critical link between our brewery suppliers that produce the beer and the retail outlets where they are sold, as well as the restaurants and bars where they are consumed. We were founded in 1971 and became a MillerCoors LLC in 2008 as part of the joint venture between Miller Brewing Company and Coors Brewing Company, and we remain the only company owned distributor for Molson Coors Beverage Company. Major brand acquisitions occurred in January of 2010 making Coors Distributing Company one of the top 25 largest beer distributors in the country with over 30 suppliers, roughly 14 million cases per year, and nearly 400 employees.



At Molson Coors, the health and safety of our people is our number one priority. That’s why all offers of employment in the U.S. where legally permitted are contingent on the candidate showing proof of being fully vaccinated against Covid 19 (currently one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or two doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine) to pass the pre-employment requirements. Individuals with medical issues or religious beliefs or practices that prevent them from getting the vaccine may request an exemption from the vaccine requirement 



The Headlines:

In the role of Hot Shot Driver working in Denver, CO you will be responsible for safely and efficiently delivering the company’s products (cases and kegs) to retail accounts from a commercial truck.  You will work with minimal supervision and have the ability to solve problems with limited guidance in a fast-paced environment.  This position is subject to varying start times and all work must be completed daily.


This position reports to the Delivery Supervisor. 


The Responsibilities:

  • Follow all DOT pre/post trip procedures.
  • Ensure assigned truck has the proper inventory before leaving and returning to the warehouse and is accountable for all products and/or monies associated with inventory.
  • Navigate the city by reading addresses or utilizing a map.
  • Utilize GeoTab app for pre and post trip records.
  • Complete the assigned route in a safe, accurate and efficient manner in varying weather conditions and challenging environments (i.e., stairs, curbs, docks, tight parking lots).
  • Present a professional attitude and appearance.
  • Execute quality of service in accounts including: rotation, stocking shelves, building displays, and organizing products.
  • Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time. 
  • Must comply with Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) laws and regulations along with Coors Distributing Company Policies and Procedures.


The Other Qualifications: 

  • Must be at least 21 years old with a high school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Requires a valid Colorado driver’s license
  • MVR must fall within the Molson Coors Pre-Employment Background Screening Guidelines
  • 2+ years of previous delivery experience preferred
  • Effective problem-solving skills with limited guidance in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent communication, customer service, conflict resolution and listening skills 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization as well as retailers
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak effectively in the English language
  • Knowledge of Denver-metro area preferred
  • Must be able to work a flexible schedule, including early, late and occasional weekends (May require Tuesday through Saturday schedule, based on route relief needs)
  • Position requires face to face contact with customers


Physical Requirements:

  • Handling and delivery between 500 and 1,500 cases averaging 30 lbs over the course of an eight-hour shift (subject to overtime).
  • Must be capable of lifting/stacking 75 to 90 kegs per day; each keg weighing 165 lbs.
  • Must be capable of using 2 wheeled dolly to move up to 2 kegs (330 lbs.) or 10 cases (300 lbs.) into retailer, this includes pushing and pulling on flat surfaces and up/down flights of stairs.
  • All routes are subject to changing weather conditions, working in tight spaces, ladder climbing, and pushing/pulling product on a wheeler.


Work Perks that You Need to Know About: 

  • You will have benefits starting on day 1! This includes participation in our Total Rewards program, parental leave, health, dental and vision
  • Access to our on-site gym, Employee Assistance Program and discount plans, and gratis beer
  • On-site bar and top events including hospitality twice a week for employees to get together and network with each other
  • Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences



Job Posting Grade: [[3]]

Job Posting Hourly Rate: [[$18-$19]] 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Denver