Farm Connex Food Hub Delivery Driver
Center for an Agricultural Economy
140 Junction Road
Hardwick, VT 05843
Are you interested in local agriculture, economy, and food?
Do you have a passion for helping expand farmers’ opportunities across the state and being an integral part of local food distribution?
Do you want to work with other passionate people and an organization who appreciates you?
The Center for an Agricultural Economy seeks a Food Hub Delivery Driver for Farm Connex, a CAE Enterprise providing food product delivery across Vermont. This is a critical position for the aggregation, organization, and delivery of farm products to market destinations. Highlights of this job include:
Safely operating light and medium-duty refrigerated vehicles
filling and delivering orders in a safe and appropriate manner
maintaining reliable and accurate delivery records and vehicle status reports
exercising basic food safety and handling guidelines
providing excellent customer service to our producers and their accounts
Position: Food Hub Delivery Driver
Reports to: Farm Connex General Manager
Schedule: Part to Full-time, 25-40 hours per week, weekend, nights or early mornings
Hourly Compensation: *Starting at $20.00+ per hour, plus CAE’s benefits package
*Negotiable based on driving experience; CDL certification starting higher.
Work site: This is an exclusively in-person position with warehouse headquarters based out of Hardwick, VT. Delivery routes span throughout most of the state of Vermont and adjacent areas in New Hampshire and require early morning and/or late evening hours.
Center for an Agricultural Economy Farm Connex (CAE Farm Connex) is a food hub aggregation , logistics and delivery service, supporting expanded market access to nearly 100 farms across Vermont. CAE Farm Connex delivers their products to over 300 retail and institutional customers in 12 of Vermont’s 14 counties, as well as parts of New Hampshire. Learn more at www.hardwickagriculture.org/jobs, we can’t wait to hear from you.
Benefits include: generous paid time off, SIMPLE IRA, Qualified Small Employer HRA, Employer-paid short-term disability and life insurance, professional development opportunities.
To Apply: Please send your resume, and a letter of interest with contact information for two to three references to firstname.lastname@example.org
Applicants are required to have a valid VT driver’s license (Class D), and will be subject to an individual Motor Vehicle Report (MVR) and criminal background check to verify status and driving history. Upon hiring, candidates will be expected to obtain or renew their DOT-issued medical card.