Sysco Corp. Driving Jobs
SYSCO - an acronym for Systems and Services Company - has grown to $29.3 billion in sales for fiscal year 2004. Operating throughout the United States and Canada, today SYSCO's product lines include ingredients, meals, and serving items. SYSCO¬ís extensive food distribution network requires a vast fleet of trucks and transport including tractors (power units), straight trucks, and trailers. The average age of SYSCO tractors is only 3.3 years.
During an average week, SYSCO truck drivers will drive over 85,000 miles. They will also deliver over 65,000 cases per day to hundreds of foodservice establishments within the delivery territory. The majority of business is done on a next day delivery system. The customer orders one day and SYSCO delivers the next day; all the while working with perishable and temperature sensitive product.
SYSCO often compete in driving competitions called "Roadeos." The trophies that they have brought home from these competitions reflect the quality of the drivers that SYSCO employs. SYSCO takes pride in recognizing and rewarding drivers to maintain a competent staff.
SYSCO is a Fortune 100 company that offers excellent benefits including stock, pension, and healthcare opportunities. Driving for Sysco often requires heavy lifting and early morning hours, and previous driving experience is recommended. Driver excellence is one factor contributing to SYSCO¬ís reputation as the ¬ďshining star of the foodservice industry¬Ē.