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Delivery Service Specialist (Driver)


Job Description


Reporting to the Operations Supervisor the Delivery Service Specialist’s primary responsibility is providing direct to retail deliveries for a dedicated Metro customer. It is essential that the Delivery Service Specialist create a positive customer experience by understanding and meeting the customers’ needs. Success in this role will be determined by customer satisfaction through on time, accurate deliveries and providing a positive customer interaction each and every time you interface with the customer.


  • Operating their own adequate truck, conduct deliveries on a predetermined route to provide accurate on time delivery to multiple customer locations. Assigned delivery routes will vary from time to time.
  • Strict adherence to completion of all documentation according to SOPs including; manifests, obtaining signatures, use of safety practices etc.
  • At a Metro hub or spoke location, load big ticket goods into their truck for delivery in a manner that prevents damage to the product.
  • Adhere to Metro’s safe motor vehicle driving methods, as well as, strict adherence to all Provincial motor vehicle laws.
  • Maintain a clean delivery truck, perform daily pre/post shift safety inspections and advise the Supervisor of any concerns or service recommendations.
  • Follow all SOPs regarding the safeguarding of Metro and its Customers property against theft and damage.
  • Work with Operations Supervisor to return refused or scrap product, and transport the unaccepted product back to the delivery hub, according to SOP.
  • Work with Operations Supervisor to accommodate rush deliveries and/or changes to the scheduled delivery route.
  • Establish a positive relationship with the Client and Customer by understanding client expectations, meeting daily commitments, and addressing or referring any service concerns for priority resolution.
  • Adhere to established uniform requirements, maintain a professional image and handle all client interactions in a courteous, customer-oriented manner.
  • Demonstrate and promote Metro’s Our WAYvalues on a daily basis.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Proven ability to operate a motor vehicle within a defined geographical area (including both urban and non-urban areas) in all whether conditions.
  • Strong orientation to safety, with a demonstrated commitment to the principles of defensive driving.
  • Ability to lift up heavy items numerous times throughout the day.
  • Ability to represent a professional, knowledgeable and friendly customer service approach when dealing with customers.
  • Ability to develop and maintain relationships with internal team members.
  • Proven communication skills both verbal and written. Must be bilingual (English/French in Montreal)
  • Comfortable with being directly involved in a fast paced environment and able to work under stressful conditions.
  • Thorough knowledge and adherence to company policies and procedures.
  • Ability to make sound decisions independently and know when to reach out for assistance from your supervisor.
  • Well organized and capable of working with minimal supervision.
  • Must be flexible and willing to work additional hours when required.
  • Must be able to work an alternative 5-day work week during statutory holidays (e.g. Tues-Sat)
  • A second language is an asset.

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