Mover/Driver

Job Description

Do you enjoy working in a dynamic environment? Does a position that is more than just a job interest you?  Are you looking for a place where you are seen as more than just an employee number? Hippo Storage has a place for you!

 Hippo Storage is a family owned and operated moving and storage company. We value our employees and our customers. We offer vacation time, paid holidays, and competitive pay. 

We are looking for a highly motivated, skilled, and competent individual to join our moving team! We are looking for an individual to fill our driver/mover/storage generalist position. This individual would be a driver, a mover, and general facilitator. Requirements and qualifications are below.

Please note this is a MOVER and DRIVER position, you must be willing to perform both tasks of physically moving, packing and unpacking (mostly) household items from point A to point B.

Driver Qualifications:

  • Experience driving straight truck
  • Class A CDL preferred but not required
  • Class B a plus but not required
  • Clean driving record
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Experience driving in city, urban, and rural areas.
  • Ability to read a map and give and take direction.

Mover Qualifications:

  • Experience with professional moves including commercial and residential.
  • Experience moving entire households
  • Ability to pack and unpack moving trucks efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to analyze, categorize, and prioritize moving items so that trucks are pack to maximum efficiency.
  • Strategic Planning capabilities.
  • Ability to efficiently, effectively, and carefully pack commercial and residential clients.
  • Ability to plan and execute moving strategies.

General Requirements:

  • Valid Driver's License, CDL Preferred
  • Reliable Transportation
  • Ability to move and lift household items up to 50 LB
  • Ability to pass a background check
  • Ability to pass a drug screen
  • Ability to give and receive verbal and written instruction
  • Ability to multitask
  • Ability to communicate effectively with clients and coworkers.

Benefits:

  • Family owned
  • Up to Date Equipment
  • Starting Pay: $12 -$20 Depending on Experience
  • Tips included
  • Paid Holidays
  • Standard Vacation