Warehouse Assistant/Relief Delivery Driver

Warehouse Assistant/Relief Delivery Driver

Manhattan Wine Company
Clifton, New Jersey

$20/hr · Full time


Manhattan Wine Company (“MWC”) located in Clifton, NJ is looking for an experienced warehouse assistant who can also perform the role of delivery truck driver/assistant. Since 2006 MWC has established a reputation for excellent service and integrity in the storage and transportation of fine and rare wines in the NYC metro market and beyond. We are always looking to add humble, hungry and eager-to-please staff to our team.
This position will be an entry level hourly position, requiring 40+ hours/week, typically beginning at 7:30 AM. This position will split time between our warehouse and our daily delivery route, depending on need. There is an opportunity to earn overtime pay (1.5x regular pay).
• Assist driver in delivering alcohol packages to different addresses and through different routes. Act as driver on days when other drivers are not available.
• Accurately and swiftly pull warehouse orders for delivery.
• Accurately shelve boxes to bar coded bins.
• Assist in the loading and unloading of freight trailer trucks by hand or using a forklift.
• Act as primary employee responsible for warehouse cleanliness.
• Work flexible hours, which include early mornings or evenings.
• Must have a valid driver’s license and a clean driving history.
• Must have experience operating 16-20 foot box trucks, preferably in Manhattan (no CDL required).
• Must have no prior felony convictions nor serious misdemeanor convictions of any nature. All suitable applicants will be subjected to criminal background checks.
• Must be 21 years of age or older.
• High School Diploma.
• Ability to count and perform basic math, with or without a calculator.
• Must maintain professional dress code and grooming standards while working. Must maintain and adhere to company standards, policies, regulations and procedures. Must be able to represent company with a positive attitude at all times.
• Ability to push, pull, stand, walk, bend, squat, twist and lift up to 50 pounds repetitively. Must be able to make deliveries to accounts with stock rooms upstairs or downstairs.
• Ability to handle multiple tasks at the same time and complete them.

The hourly rate is commensurate with experience; minimum $18 starting hourly rate plus overtime at time and a half. Total benefits package substantially raises the position’s all-in value to the employee. This includes:
• Full medical insurance program, the majority of the premium is subsidized by the Company.
• Dental, vision and other benefits available.
• 401k plan; all contributions pre-tax; MWC matches up to 3% of employee’s gross income contributed.
• Paid time off: ten vacation days and five sick/personal days annually; paid time off for major holidays.