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Patterson Companies, Inc. Fleet Driver III in Manchester, Iowa


Who are we looking for?

Animal Health International, a Patterson Company, has an opening for a CDL FLEET DRIVER W/HAZMAT to join our team!

Why join Animal Health International?

This is your chance to set your career in motion! Our future is full of exciting possibilities, and so is yours as part of our team. We believe that work shouldn't be something that you do just to make ends meet. It should provide satisfaction and an opportunity to make a real difference!

Through its subsidiaries, Animal Health International, Inc. provides animal health products and services to customers in the food animal and companion animal markets worldwide. We are a recognized leader in our industry.

Our employees share a determination to make a difference, to enhance business success and to drive innovation where and whenever possible. We are not only looking for competent, qualified contributors, but employees who want to grow personally and professionally throughout their careers. We are in search of the best and the brightest minds to help fulfill our mission. We offer opportunities that allow you to apply and develop your strengths and we leverage your strengths to help us remain a major leader in our industry. We value the diverse thought and innovative ideas you can bring to the company.

The Animal Health International, Inc. Family of Companies is the right choice for individuals with exceptional ethics, integrity and long-term vision. We promote an atmosphere that encourages personal and professional development. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits, and a great working environment in locations throughout the United States and Canada. Animal Health International is an EEO/AA/M/F/D/V employer and participates in the Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program, an internet-based employment eligibility verification system.


Responsibilities and essential job functions include but are not limited to the following:

  • Transacting all business in accordance to Animal Health International Inc.’s business code of ethics & conduct and all policies

  • Aligning with the Company’s Mission, Guiding Principles, Values, Goals and Objectives

  • Driving assigned vehicle and delivering/picking up products

  • Collecting money from customers and helping resolve service complaints

  • Loading and unloading assigned vehicle. Ensure all loads are properly secure for transport.

  • Operating all the warehouse equipment/machinery

  • Achieving assigned performance metrics and KPIs

  • Helping maintain a secure, organized, clean, and safe warehouse and vehicle

  • Handling all hazardous materials, pesticides, and prescription drugs according to Company’s processes/procedures and all applicable laws and regulations

  • Assuring routine maintenance is performed on assigned vehicle and vehicle is always in a good and safe condition

  • Adherence with DOT drug & alcohol testing.

  • Follow all local, state and federal motor carrier laws.

  • Follow company biosecurity policies and customer biosecurity protocols as required.

  • Submit all required daily, weekly and monthly compliance reports.

Other Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Managing time effectively, meeting personal goals and fleet goals and objectives

  • Performing all work in accordance with Company Safety guidelines and procedures including all required Safety and Compliance Training and regulatory licensing

  • Maintaining acceptable driving record, current driver’s license and applicable endorsements

  • May require overnight runs.

  • As assigned


Education or Formal Training:

  • CDL, Class A, Hazmat endorsement, driving vehicles or combination vehicles up to 80k GVWR.

  • High school diploma or GED preferred

  • Must have a valid driver’s license

  • Obtain a satisfactory MVR review.

  • Maintain additional endorsements as required by equipment (airbrakes, tanker)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One-year experience as a delivery driver preferred

Working Environment/Physical Activities:

  • Loading and unloading a vehicle

  • Moving up 50% of the time, stationary position 50% of the time

  • Move up to 75 lbs.

  • Move hand and pallet jacks with pallets, totes or barrels weighing up to 2,500 lbs.


We provide competitive benefits, unique incentive programs and rewards for all eligible employees.

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EEO Statement

An Equal Opportunity Employer

As a people-first company, Patterson promotes a culture that embodies and celebrates diversity and inclusivity. We believe our employees’ unique experiences and differences are what strengthen us and drive our success. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

We are Patterson. We welcome you.

Job Locations US-IA-Manchester

Requisition ID 2021-11861

# of Openings 1

Position Category Supply Chain

Company Animal Health International, Inc.

Position Type Regular Full-Time

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Patterson Companies, Inc., is an equal opportunity employer. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.