Delivery Drivers Needed! Discover the Difference You Can Make at Gate Gourmet. Free hot healthy meals daily! Medical, dental & vision insurance available! 401K with company matching! Paid vacation & holidays! Gate Serve, a subsidiary of Gate Gourmet in the U.S., handles airline services such as provisioning packaged food and beverage items, packing silverware, assembling soda drawers, and building liquor and beer kits. Gate Gourmet, a gategroup company, is the world’s largest independent provider of catering and provisioning services for airlines and railroads. We serve more than 200 million meals a year to our 250-plus customers at more than 100 airport locations around the globe. We are now hiring for Delivery Drivers to work in our facility located in Astoria, NY servicing LaGuardia Airport. This position is represented by a labor Union and is covered by one or more collective bargaining agreement. A Delivery Driver is responsible for driving a vehicle on the airport ramp to provide catering services to airline customers in a timely manner. The Delivery Driver must follow all safety procedures when loading and unloading equipment into the warehouse, carts and aircraft. Job Specific Requirements: Current New York State drivers license and clean driving record required. Ability to obtain local airport authority badge. Ability to work a flexible schedule. Our Employees Must Be Able to: Work flexible hours, including weekends, holidays and overtime when needed Arrive to work on-time Pass a criminal background check Pass a drug screen Maintain a clean driving record Complete paperwork Communicate by radio to supervisors and dispatchers Follow directions Work as a member of a team Environmental Requirements: Will be exposed to extreme temperature changes and noise Must be able to lift, push, pull, move product, equipment and supplies up to fifty (50) pounds Regularly stands, bends, lifts and moves intermittently during shifts of 8 hours Demonstrated Competencies to be Successful in the Position: Thinking - Information search and analysis, problem resolution skills Engaging - Understanding others, team leadership, developing people Inspiring - Influencing and building relationships, motivating and inspiring, communicating effectively Achieving - Delivering business results under pressure, championing performance improvement, customer focus The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by the individual(s) assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, and skills required. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties and to assign other duties as necessary. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Candidates will be required to go through pre-employment drug screen, criminal check and/or airport fingerprinting. Gate Gourmet is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!
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Gate Gourmet is the world’s largest independent provider of airline catering and provisioning services. With more than 70 years of experience in providing appealing food and beverage options, designed to fit any budget, we offer: A wide range of culinary solutions "Last mile" provisioning to aircraft Catering and provisioning services for non-airline business, such as airport lounges and convenience retailers Gate Gourmet is the core business behind gategroup, whose ten associated companies offer customers a comprehensive scope of products and services for virtually any onboard need - from innovative menu design to stylish packaging to sophisticated supply chain solutions. Our Breadth gategroup serves more than 350 million passengers a year from about 100 airport locations operated by Gate Gourmet around the globe. This means we have extensive expertise in serving complex hubs. Gate Gourmet was founded in 1992 from Swissair catering. In the 1990s, as part of the SAir Group of companies, Gate Gourmet grew through acquisitions, including the flight kitchens of Aero-Chef, SAS, Varig and British Airways. In 1999, Gate Gourmet merged with Dobbs International Services, which was established in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1941. Gate Gourmet was sold by the SAIr Group in 2002 and under private ownership the company underwent a major restructuring and refinancing. Following a number of acquisitions in 2006 and 2007, the gategroup brand was introduced in early 2008, providing an unprecedented product and service offering to the travel industry. In May 2009, gategroup was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange.