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Named one of Utah's Best Places to work, Nicholas & Company believes exceptional products and services start with an extraordinary staff. Our team members are our extended family. Our mission is to preserve our family recipe for success by securing the dreams of all future generations. We take pride in our team members and encourage growth and new opportunities for everyone.





  • Vacation
  • Family Day
  • Competitive Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance Plans
  • Health Savings Account or Health Flex Spending Plan
  • Maternity Leave
  • Paternity Leave
  • Life Insurance(Company paid Team member, spouse, and children)
  • 7/7 Sabbatical for leadership
  • FMLA(Family Medical Leave Act)
  • Scholarships
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health Advocate
  • 401K plus company match
  • Wellness Programs and On-Site Gym
  • Discounted Membership and other gym reimbursement programs
  • Onsite Massages

To view our complete list benefits, click here.




Delivery Driver

Department Transportation
Location Salt Lake City, UT


With over 80 years in the food distribution service, Nicholas & Company delivers exceptional products and services throughout the Intermountain West. From our humble beginnings in 1939 to our current third-generation leadership and state-of-the art food distribution facilities, Nicholas & Company has delivered the highest quality products and services to our valued customers.  Our Greek heritage runs deep within our company and is a driving force with how we view and operate our business.  We’re passionate about food. We’re passionate about family. We’re passionate about our community. And we’re passionate about your success.


We are currently seeking an enthusiastic and professional individual to build their career with our Transportation Department as a Delivery Driver. In addition to joining a company that has been awarded “Best Companies to Work For”, we offer excellent training, development and an outstanding benefits package. This is a dynamic role where you will be a key part of our Transportation Team with objectives including:

  • Safe and timely delivery and unloading of products to customers within an assigned route
  • Strict adherence to DOT Regulations and Nicholas and Company Safety Policies
  • Demonstrating excellent customer service

What it’s like to work in the Transportation Department at Nicholas and Company

  • We are committed to providing a safe work environment. We encourage participation in our Performance Recognition for Operational Success (PROS) program. The points based program encourages completing monthly safety refreshers, stretching, providing safety tips, and recognizing each other for working safely. You can even earn points for showing up to work on a time.
  • Our goal is to be one with our partners in mutual success. Because meeting customer expectations are a must, quality and productivity are critical.
  • Flexibility is key; team members should be open to working voluntary and mandatory extra hours and to working at a fast pace.
  • Our trucks includes dry, cooler and freezer storage. We’ll provide your uniform and appropriate shoes, but be prepared to work in temperatures as low as -10.
  • This position is physically demanding. It will require you to lift, bend, and navigate heavy product down a ramp repetitively during your route

On a normal day/night you might:

  • Perform pre-trip and post-trip in accordance with DOT regulations and Company procedures
  • Operate PeopleNet computer to track stops and location
  • Safely operate and deliver product within assigned route schedule using hand cart or by hand
  • Transport product on ramps, stairs and/or docks
  • Place product in designated customer delivery area
  • Demonstrate strong customer relations and problem solving skills; report customer issues immediately
  • Obey all traffic rules and immediately report accidents or damage; report repair issues immediately
  • Immediately notify supervisor/sales etc. for any delivery variance via PeopleNet
  • Maintain sanitary conditions and meet standard hygiene requirements
  • Check invoices for credit terms at each stop and collect funds when needed
  • Collect, sign, and correctly code all invoices
  • Turn in reconciliation sheet along with collected funds and invoices to Driver Check-In on a daily basis

On some days/nights you might:

  • Operate a tractor trailer in traffic and in variable weather conditions
  • Participate in formalized training and successfully pass evaluations
  • Must be flexible to travel and work both night and day routes

An ideal Transportation team member:

  • Is at least 21 years old
  • Possesses a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License with clean MVR (no more than one ticket)
  • Meets all DOT requirements and possess current medical card
  • Has one year of commercial driving experience
  • Is able to read, write and communicate with internal team members and customers as it relates to the job and to safety regulations
  • Must be able to demonstrate basic math skills
  • Must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be able to lift 20-100 lbs. repetitively

Hourly Pay Rate:

  • $18.00-$21.00 per hour plus incentive after training
  • Hourly pay rate is determined by location


  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • 401k with match
  • HSA with employer contributions
  • Wellness program with premium incentives
  • Tuition reimbursement up to $4,000 per calendar year

Must pass pre-employment testing including drug testing, ergonomics testing, and background check


Drug Free Workplace


If this role excites you; tell us why, we’d love to hear from you!

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