SLUG Magazine is looking for a new, part-time employee to join our distribution team, immediately! If you are interested in applying for this position please send your resume to jobs@slugmag.com, Attn: Marilynn Escarrega. Please, no phone calls.

JOB DESCRIPTION

Reports to: Operations Coordinator

SLUG Magazine is looking to build our distribution team. SLUG Mag Delivery Drivers are part-time employees who work once a month to deliver the current issue of SLUG Magazine in Salt Lake City and its surrounding areas. Opportunities for additional routes are frequently available throughout the month.

CRITICAL TASKS & RESPONSIBILITES:

  • Pick up and load magazines according to SLUG Magazine’s specifications
  • Deliver SLUG Magazine to designated locations on assigned route once every month
  • Unload and deliver magazines in designated area of each location on assigned route
  • Engage with personnel in each location to be made aware of SLUG Mag drop off
  • Pick up prior month’s returned issues
  • Posting of posters and handbills on indicated route locations
  • Completion of route logs; including but not limited to: returned magazines, catalog-ing of rack identification number, providing route notes (location closure, address change, etc.)
  • Ask for feedback on provided services and communicate any requests or complaints to proper SLUG personnel
  • Attend biannual distribution driver meetings
  • Maintain SLUG Magazine’s core values of quality and transparency
  • Assist the SLUG Magazine Team in continuing to build a quality, recognizable brand name through customer service

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Reliable transportation
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Proof of insurance
  • Clean driving record
  • Ability to follow delivery routes and time schedules
  • Ability to problem solve
  • SLUG Magazine reader
  • Desire to contribute to community

REQUIRED COMPETENCIES:

  • “Over-communicative” with route updates, changes, and any/all route details
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Strong work ethic and dependability
  • Quick learner, adaptable
  • Maturity and ability to professionally represent our company, both on and off the clock
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills for in-person and telephone interactions with distribution locations
  • Manage and prioritize multiple responsibilities efficiently
  • Ability to communicate with senior management
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills