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About Us

Employment

C&L Distributing is a great place to work. We are a family owned company with central MN values and hold a standard of having a strong work ethic. The people we hire are fun, energetic, have a positive attitude and like to win! Employees are not just numbers here. Ownership is heavily involved in the operations and interested in staff development and overall well-being; resulting in low employee turnover. We offer a very competitive benefits package and are a growing company which will help create additional career opportunities within. C&L employs 95+ dedicated sales and delivery personnel with a unique blend of sales experience, professionalism, and beer & beverage knowledge.

The Beer Business is Fun!

We are an Anheuser-Busch In-Bev preferred distributor that has won several regional and national awards and recognitions. Along with our wide variety of AB In-Bev beers, we carry many regional and national craft brands and non-alcoholic products along with a great liquor, wine and seltzer portfolio.

See below for current openings. Thank you for your interest in becoming part of our team!

Current Openings

Assistant Driver - FT - Brainerd - CDL Class A Required

Job Description

Shifts/Weekly Hours:

  • 5 days per week
  • 40+ hours/week
  • Generally start at 6:30 am until done (typically 4:30 pm)

About C & L Distributing

C&L Distributing is a great place to work! We are a family-owned company with central Minnesota values. We are a wholesale distributor of Anheuser Busch products, including beer, liquor, wine and non-alcoholic beverages. The people we hire are fun, energetic and have a strong work ethic and positive attitude.

Assistant Driver – FT – CDL Class A License Required

Assists the driver with loading, delivering and merchandising beverages and kegs. Also runs routes for drivers as needed, with other duties as assigned. This is a full-time position with an attractive benefit package.
Starting rate $27/hour (negotiable with beverage delivery or related experience). 
Responsibilities
· Establish and maintain effective relationships with customers, employees and supervisors.
· Assist the driver in checking each load to verify the products designated for delivery on the assigned route have been loaded in the pre-determined sequence and are actually on the assigned delivery vehicle.
· Assist in the delivery of the products to the designated customers in the manner that complies with the customer’s defined expectations and/or requirements. Manual product handling will be necessary.
· Assist in checking in products at the account to ensure that products and quantities being delivered are accurate (even if the account is doing their own check in).
· Assist with inventory-taking, reconciling cash receipts, or performing specific services related to or for the benefit of customers.
· Maintain a clean driving record.
· Run route in the absence of a driver.
Qualifications
· A valid current and clean (within company standards) Class A driver’s license.
· A current medical examiners certificate or the ability to obtain a medical examiners certificate before being hired.
· Ability to pass a pre-employment strength test, background check and drug screening (THC/cannabis included)
· Possess or have the ability to possess a Forklift Safety Certification.
· Ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally in English.
· Ability to do basic math computations and accurately process paperwork.
· Ability to learn and utilize technology used in the delivery process.
· Ability to lift up to 175 pounds on an occasional basis and up to 30 pounds on a repetitive basis.
Working Conditions/Physical Demands
· This is a physically demanding position. Will bend, twist and frequently lift 20 – 40 lbs. and move kegs, weighing up to 165 pounds, up and down stairs and over curbs utilizing a two-wheeled cart.
· Will drive company semi trucks (manual and automatic transmission) with trailers up to 8 to 10 hours per shift.
· Will be required to wear uniforms at all times. Uniform allowance provided by Company.
· Will operate a forklift.
Benefits
C & L Distributing offers a competitive wage and benefits package, including free family dental insurance and free basic life insurance, generous uniform allowance, paid holidays, paid time off, medical insurance, medical Flexible Spending Account, 401k w/match, and voluntary additional life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, travel assistance, employee assistance program, accident care insurance, cancer insurance, medical bridge insurance and critical care insurance.
C & L Distributing is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We welcome applications from all backgrounds, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other classification protected by law.

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