Courier

Are you reliable, energetic, organized person? 

With our significant growth in Western Canada, Vertical Growers Network Ltd is looking for 8 to 10 “Independent Direct Delivery Couriers” to deliver fresh produce in the greater Edmonton area. We are also looking for 3 to 4 couriers for the greater Red Deer area. The couriers will be assigned a specific zone in both markets, working with Zone Managers and assigned delivery schedules. 

 

The Ideal Candidate

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be familiar with the Greater Edmonton and or Red Deer area
  • Possess a mini-van, small SUV, club cab truck
  • The vehicle must be clean, registered, insured and mechanically reliable
  • Possess an Android or IOS smartphone with data – texting and calling capabilities
  • Be able to deliver using cooler insulated bags averaging 10 lbs per bag
  • Must maintain a professional code of conduct with the general public, co-workers, and customers
  • Must be able to communicate clearly using the English language
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and possess good customer service
  • Must be over the age of 21

Schedule

  • Typical delivery schedules between 9 am and 4 pm
  • For Greater Edmonton, pick up location is at the VGN Leduc Facility
  • For Red Deer, pick up will be determined
  • Minimum 4 delivery drops per day (up to 8/day)

Assets

  • Prior experience as a courier (but not necessary). 
  • Prior Experience as a Skip-The-Dishes, or Uber Eats courier   

Requirements

  • Criminal record check
  • No alcohol or drugs policy
  • Clean drivers abstract
  • Class 5 license
  • Sole proprietor/self-business

Compensation

  • This is an Independent CONTRACTOR position 
  • Minimum $120/day up to $240/day based on established drop fee per zone

Interview Checklist

  • Courier agreement – We can provide this if necessary
  • Completed description of vehicle – included in the application form online
  • Driver’s abstract
  • Insurance Confirmation – 3rd party liability
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Direct deposit form
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