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Delivery Driver | DC



Alexandria, VA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, April 13, 2022

Fernish is growing! We are hiring Delivery Drivers for our Monday-Friday and Tuesday-Saturday shift (7am to 330pm) to support our growing operations based in Alexandria, VA. You’ll be collaborating closely with the warehouse, customer experience, and operations teams.

What you get to do:

  • Be a member of the delivery and warehouse team while providing an exceptional white-glove experience to customers
  • Represent Fernish proudly and properly as you navigate entering our customers’ homes and interacting safely with them in person (or curbside if chosen by customer)
  • Complete a route of deliveries and/or pickups, including in-home assembly and trash removal
  • Assist in properly loading and unloading our fleet of vehicles each day
  • Maintain accurate records of inventory location and condition, while assisting in cycle and inventory counts
  • Follow cleaning and organization procedures in order to support safe and efficient warehouse operations
  • Inbound receiving, labeling, and stocking of new items
  • Inbound receiving of items picked up from customers
  • Refurbishment, cleaning, and sanitizing of returned furniture items
  • Picking, staging, and assembly of items to be delivered to customers
  • Loading and unloading of trucks

Your Background Likely Includes

  • 1+ years driving a 16'+ box truck or 12'+ van (DEAL-BREAKER)
  • 1+ years experience in delivery and/or warehouse operations (DEAL-BREAKER)
  • Exceptional customer service
  • A high attention to detail
  • Excited about joining a startup
  • A passion for our mission and values
  • Ability to lift and move heavy furniture 50 - 75 pounds

Bonus Points

  • Experience with furniture or other large goods that involve assembly
  • White glove delivery experience

Why Fernish?

Fernish makes it effortless for people to create their ideal home. We offer premium furniture and décor for bite-size monthly payments. Customers can live with their items for as long as they want, and decide later what to keep, return, or swap out.

The company was founded December 2017 and is backed by Khosla Ventures, RET Ventures, Techstars, PLG Ventures, and a group of notable angel investors, including Jeff Wilke (Amazon's CEO of Worldwide Consumer), Scott Cook (Intuit founder), Spencer Rascoff (Co-founder, Zillow, Hotwire & dot.LA) and more. We have been featured in The New York Times, Fast Company, Forbes, Entrepreneur, and Vox among other local and national publications (see details here).

We recently closed over $13M Series B funding round. This allows us to grow the team and expand to markets beyond Los Angeles, San Diego, Seattle, Dallas, and Austin. Get in early and make an impact!

Fernish Values

  • Care for the communal: We care for our team, our customers, the communities we serve, and the environment.
  • Be empowered: We value ideas and initiatives, and encourage action.
  • Embrace humor: We take our work seriously, but don't take ourselves too serious.
  • Disagree without being disagreeable: We encourage open, honest and respectful exchanges of ideas and opinions.
  • Always get better: We encourage everyone to ask questions, never stop learning, and never settling for the status quo.
  • Drive the mission: We exist to help people and make their lives more simple, flexible, and sustainable.

Benefits & Perks

  • Top tier health, dental and vision plans on day 1!
  • 50% off Fernish subscription for furniture and décor after 90 days!

Equal Opportunity Employer

Fernish is a signatory to the PledgeLA commitment. We value diversity, equity, and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

We encourage all to apply - you will be welcomed and included as our team member and valued for your contributions and who you are!