The Gazette

Colorado Springs , CO
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Field Representative

The Gazette
Colorado Springs, CO Part-time
Posted on March 6, 2019

Want to earn extra cash? Are you available for flexible shifts including weekends, evenings, nights, early morning hours and holidays?

The Colorado Springs Gazette is seeking a part-time (approximately 25-30 hours per week) Field Representative to work in our Distribution Warehouse between the hours of 2:00 a.m - 9:00 a.m. This position provides accurate and on-time delivery of the newspaper and related products to subscribers, non-subscribers and retail outlets as outlined daily. Must have a demonstrated sense of urgency to meet delivery deadlines and achieve customer satisfaction. Will use your own vehicle, you will be reimbursed mileage.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide back up support for the accurate and on-time delivery to subscribers, non-subscribers, retail outlets and vending machines as outlined daily and defined by specific instructions and direction provided by Area Managers .
  • Ongoing evaluation and maintenance of product delivery lists.
  • Quality control monitoring to include verification of product delivery.
  • Maintain company assets and ensure adequate level of supplies is available at all times.
  • Assist Area Managers in identifying areas to improve efficiency and enhance customer service.
  • Assist in maintaining a clean, safe warehouse while adhering to safety standards.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Must have a demonstrated sense of urgency to meet delivery deadlines and achieve customer satisfaction
  • Must be willing to adapt to changing schedules and responsibilities, to react to change productively (inclement weather, press delays, unpredictable circumstances)
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand English at a high school graduate level.
  • Must have mathematical skills (addition, subtraction, multiplication, etc.) at a high school graduate level).
  • Read and follow written directions accurately and thoroughly.
  • Computer skills with emphasis in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Electronic Communications skills-frequent use of Text Messaging, Phone, E-mail
  • Navigational Skills, able to read maps, GPS, and locate geographic locations efficiently
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Lift up to 50 lb. bundles repeatedly

Minimum Education & Work Experience Requirements:

Education: High school graduate or equivalent

Certifications/Licenses: Must have a valid driver’s license in good standing, dependable transportation and insurance.

Work schedule: Must be available for flexible shifts including weekends, evenings, nights, early morning hours and holidays