McLane Driver Helper- CDL-A Required in Arlington, Texas

McLane is a $48 billion dollar supply chain services leader, providing grocery and foodservice supply chain solutions for convenience stores, mass merchants, drug stores, and chain restaurants throughout the United States. McLane, through McLane Grocery, McLane Foodservice and recent foodservice acquisition, Meadowbrook Meat company, Inc., (MBM), operates 80 distribution centers and one of the nation's largest private fleets. The company buys, sells and delivers more than 50,000 different consumer products to nearly 90,000 locations across the U.S. In addition, McLane provides alcohol beverage distribution via McLane Beverage Distribution, Inc., and its acquisitions of Empire Distributors, Inc., Horizon Wine & Spirits and Delta Wine & Spirits. McLane is a wholly owned unit of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK) and employs 20,000 teammates globally. For more information, please visit .


The Driver Helper will assist the driver with safe and efficient delivery of food products to McLane Foodservice customers. Handle freight, follow QA processes, provide for safer delivery with respect to load issues and work demand, as well as attend to the security of the product and equipment at the delivery point.


Other duties may be assigned. A Driver Helper must have the ability to:

  • Unload product from truck to customer premises by use of ramp and 2-wheeled hand truck.

  • Put away any freezer/cooler product that requires stacking.

  • Ensure safety procedures are followed with ramp security using supplied safety equipment.

  • Provide for safer delivery with loading issues.

  • Inspect equipment to ensure it is in proper operating condition

  • Ensure the refrigeration units are operating properly

  • Remove/document route returns from trailers and return to designated warehouse location

  • Assist driver with dispatch preparation, load security, and delivery equipment loading.

  • Ensure high level of security is maintained with equipment and staging area at delivery points.

  • Assist driver as ground guide in backing on to public roads and into hazardous areas.

  • Place cones at ramp base with each delivery.

  • Place cones / reflective triangles / flares due to breakdown or as directed by driver.

  • Ensure compliance with QA procedures.

  • Assist driver when necessary with route navigation.

  • Perform other duties as directed by driver (CDL).

  • Must be able to handle any type of product ordered by our customers.

  • Ability and willingness to select/load/unload and/or deliver ALL products that may be ordered by our customers.


A teammate in this position must possess:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Class A CDL license is required

  • The long-term goal of becoming a Class A Delivery Driver with McLane.

  • The ability to read maps, labels, invoices, and manifests.

  • Good communication, both verbal and written.

  • Mathematical ability specific to adding, subtracting, and verifying quantities of product.

  • Excellent customer service skills. Verbal and written communication and organizational skills.


  • Ability to work in all weather conditions.

  • Flexibility to work nights, weekends, holidays, and overnight routes when necessary.

  • Frequent lifting. Maximum of 100 lbs, routinely lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • Use of 2-wheeled hand cart on incline ramp, carrying up to 300 lbs.

Candidates must pass a background check, drug screen and other job requirements.

McLane is an EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability .