Driver - Delivery Rep - ACE

  • AmeriGas Propane
  • Houston, TX, USA
  • Jun 28, 2020
Other (Driver)

Job Description



When you work for AmeriGas, you become a part of something BIG! Founded in 1959, AmeriGas is the nation's premiere propane company, serving over 2 million residential, commercial, industrial and motor fuel propane customers. Together, our 8,500 dedicated professionals will deliver 1.5 billion gallons of propane from 1,400 distribution points across the United States.

At AmeriGas our employees are the keys to our success and we are proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package, in addition to excellent starting pay:

  • Exceptional medical, dental, and prescription benefits
  • 401(K) with company match
  • Generous bonus potential
  • Paid time off (including holidays)
  • Uniforms
  • Paid Training
  • Annual performance reviews and salary increases
  • Propane discounts
  • Career Advancement
  • Tuition reimbursement

    Job Summary:
    AmeriGas Cylinder Exchange or ACE is the AmeriGas barbecue cylinder business. The ACE Delivery Rep delivers filled gas grill cylinders to retailers who resell these tanks to the individual consumer. AmeriGas ACE customers can include large retail chains, such as Wal-Mart, Jewel, and Home Depot, and small independent retailers such as gas stations, convenience stores, or hardware stores. The delivery rep places full cylinders into the customer's storage cage and exchanges them for empty cylinders, which are loaded back onto the truck and taken back to the AmeriGas facility for refill. An average range of deliveries may vary from 10 stops per day or up to 25 to 30 stops per day at peak season.

    Education and Experience Required:
    • At least 21 years old with a valid Commercial Driver's License. Hazmat and tanker endorsements are preferred. Note: Hazmat and tanker endorsements will be required to perform the job and if not held already, must be obtained soon after hire and prior to driving an AmeriGas vehicle.
    • Willingness to work outdoors in all weather and driving conditions
      Lifting, pushing, pulling, bending and climbing in and out of the truck

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      Job Summary:

      The ACE Delivery Rep delivers filled gas grill cylinders to customer locations that resell the cylinders to individual consumers. AmeriGas ACE customers can include large retail chains, such as Wal-Mart, Jewel, and Home Depot, and small independent retailers such as gas stations, convenience stores, or hardware stores. Full cylinders are placed into the customer's storage cage and exchanged for empty cylinders, which are loaded back onto the truck and taken back to the AmeriGas facility for refill. The number of daily deliveries and quantity of tanks exchanged at each stop may vary based upon the region of the country and the season of the year. An average range of deliveries may vary from 10 stops per day exchanging 150 to 200 tanks, up to 25 to 30 stops per day exchanging 300 to 600 tanks. Upon return to the AmeriGas facility, empty tanks are generally unloaded, filled and reloaded back onto the truck by a Utility Worker.

      AmeriGas is a Drug Free Workplace. Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a criminal background check. AmeriGas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

      Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with AmeriGas policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, AmeriGas cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.

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