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AbbVie Project Driver in North Chicago, Illinois

About AbbVie

AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter (https://twitter.com/abbvie) , Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/AbbVieGlobal) , Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/abbvie/?hl=en) , YouTube (https://www.youtube.com/user/AbbVie) and LinkedIn (https://www.linkedin.com/company/abbvie) .

  • Experienced at driving box trucks up to 27’ in length for making deliveries throughout Lake County.

  • Delivers/relocates heavy tool boxes, gang boxes, man lifts, tools, and construction materials to docks or directly to job sites.

  • Duties can include acting as a fire watch for tradesmen performing hot work. Organizing and general housekeeping of storage cages and shop areas. Complies with all applicable safety requirements for assigned task.

  • Operates motor vehicles in a safe manner: Driver must ensure safe driving techniques at all times and must meet all departmental procedures and Illinois/Wisconsin state motor vehicle operating license requirements.

  • Completes pickups and deliveries at various AbbVie and vendor locations: The Driver must be able to load and unload materials, pallets, drums, cylinders, barrels, etc., onto and off the truck as needed. This includes using various tracking methods of written manifests, computer manifests, or vendor packing slips.

  • Maintains positive customer relationships: The Truck Driver delivers to many different Lake County locations in North Chicago, Abbott Park, Amhurst, and Conway Park. Excellent customer service skills are necessary because the driver delivers to many different locations and various AbbVie personnel throughout the day. When problems arise with deliveries, the Driver must try and resolve the issue. If a solution cannot be found, the Driver must contact the Group Leader.

  • Works consistently with minimal supervision and must coordinate his delivery schedule depending on need and urgency.

Qualifications

  • High School Education or equivalent required. Must be able to read and write, follow written and verbal instructions, and use computers for tracking and information.

  • Ability to obtain Forklift License is required.

  • Requires excellent driving skills and outstanding customer skills.

  • Must have a broad knowledge of materials, parts, tools, and equipment used by various tradesmen. Must have a valid driver’s license that permits the driving of vehicles up to 26,000 lbs. with air brakes.

Significant Work Activities

N/A

Travel

No

Job Type

Experienced

Schedule

Full-time

Job Level Code

IC

Equal Employment Opportunity

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

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