START YOUR TEAM CONE CAREERClass A CDL Truck Driver Jobs at Cone Distributing

Discover a fulfilling new career path with Team Cone, a leader in Florida’s beverage distribution industry since 1985. Based in Ocala, with delivery territory stretching to Tallahassee, we’re a family-owned company committed to excellence. Our team delivers beverages across 22 counties in north central Florida.

More than a distributor, we’re a team grounded in a culture of care, commitment, and community. At Team Cone, you’re not just a number—you’re a valued member recognized for your talents and contributions. This is part of why we’ve been honored as one of Florida’s Best Companies to Work For for five years in a row.

Explore Truck Driver Jobs & CDL Opportunities with Team Cone

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Explore employment opportunities in North Central Florida with Team Cone’s truck driver positions. Why choose Team Cone? Because we don’t just offer jobs, we cultivate careers. In 2023 alone, over 150 of our team members advanced internally. That includes many of our exceptional truck drivers stepping up to become supervisors or sales account managers.
We’re committed to our team members and deeply invested in nurturing their potential. Through loyalty, communication, and teamwork, just a few of our core values, we’ll help you grow and rise within Team Cone. Your road to professional growth is wide open with our Class A CDL truck driver jobs.
At Team Cone, we’re proud to offer competitive pay and benefits that reflect the values of our company. But beyond that, we’re about growth opportunities, promoting from within to ensure that everyone has the chance to elevate their career. Our drivers don’t just move products; they make a significant impact, delivering joy and reliability to the communities we serve.
Become part of a community where success stories are crafted every day with Team Cone careers. Plus, for those aspiring to get their Class A CDL, we offer assistance after a proven work history and programs to help you obtain your certification. We’re here to support your growth from the start of your career at Cone Distributing.

Truck Driver Jobs in Florida

As a Cone Distributing truck driver, you’ll enjoy a stable Tuesday-to-Saturday schedule, competitive compensation, and opportunities for career growth. All within a supportive work culture that prioritizes your success. For applicants with previous driving experience, a valid Class A CDL, DOT Physical Card, passing a road test and the ability to pass drug and background screenings are required.
Our core values are at the heart of everything we do. With expansive community outreach and ongoing opportunities, positions at Cone Distributing provide other opportunities to connect with fellow Floridians. Values like communication, honesty, loyalty, and creativity drive our team forward.
We invite you to steer your future toward success. Join Team Cone and be part of a community that values your advancement and well-being. And where, every day, you make a positive impact on the communities we love.

Truck Driver Jobs in Central Florida

Start your career path as a truck driver in Central Florida, from The Villages to the Nature Coast. Drivers delivering from our Ocala warehouse will mainly distribute to surrounding cities, such as Gainesville and Crystal River. Become a part of these small, close-knit communities with reliable delivery routes and get to know the familiar faces at our partnered organizations.

Truck Driver Jobs in Northwest Florida

You can also apply for a Florida CDL driver job based in Tallahassee, as we have a second warehouse in Florida’s capitol city. This truck driver position includes deliveries to Leon County, and surrounding territories such as Franklin, Wakulla, Jefferson, and Jackson counties.

Why Choose Our Class A CDL Driver Jobs

A Florida Class A CDL driver job with us goes beyond joining an esteemed company like Team Cone. It’s about securing a future where your career and well-being are prioritized. Our positions are competitive in salary and benefits and rich in growth and development opportunities, allowing you to elevate your skills and advance in your career.

Plus, your safety isn’t just a policy; it’s our top priority. We invest in the latest technology and training to ensure that every delivery you complete is as safe as possible. Here, you’re not just finding a job but stepping into a career path designed for your long-term success and safety.

Competitive Salaries and Benefits

We offer competitive pay, in line with similar local distribution and driver positions in Florida. Additionally, we provide our team with benefits like ongoing complementary training, health insurance options, retirement plans, holiday time off, and more.

Growth and Development Opportunities

We believe in fostering talent from within, providing a framework for professional advancement in any position at Team Cone. Our drivers can move upward in the company, moving into positions in sales, logistics coordination, and even leadership. Our commitment to internal growth underscores our investment in each team member’s career trajectory and ensures a culture where care and ambition are recognized and rewarded.

Route Delivery Drivers

If you have a Class A CDL

  • Route Training 6-8weeks
  • Start at $1,000/week when training for a route or covering a route.
  • Once on a route pay will be base + commission and pay for performance.
  • Tuesday – Saturday

Safety as a Top Priority

Safety takes precedence in our truck driver positions. We provide proper equipment, well-maintained trucks, and adhere to standard safety procedures. Each driver is equipped with state-of-the-art safety gear and trucks that undergo maintenance checks to ensure reliability on the road.

We also provide access to relevant training for all drivers, encompassing the latest in safety protocols and techniques. This comprehensive approach ensures that safety is not just a policy, but a fundamental aspect of our daily operations, safeguarding our team members at every turn.

Get Started with Truck Driver Jobs in Florida

Ready to apply for our Class A CDL driver jobs in Florida? Here’s what you need to know about our requirements and the application process.

Easy Application Process

Our truck driver application can be easily completed online! You can browse our open positions, fill out and submit your application, and attach your cover letter. If you don’t see the position you’re looking for, that’s okay! We’re always open to growing our team. Simply contact us through our employment interest form.

Requirements for Applicants

Team Cone requires either a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent for our truck driver positions. We also require proper Class A CDL and DOT physical licenses, though we can assist in training and licensing courses. We provide support through CDL-A training in Florida. Team Cone is committed to both industry standards and investing in our team’s professional development from day one. Our full list of requirements follows:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • CDL-A Training Course.
  • Follow safety rules and use safety equipment daily. Includes wearing steel-toed shoes.
  • Report to work on time each morning between 3 am and 7 am dependent on delivery route.
  • Pull Date Codes on products.
  • Perform repetitive heavy lifting, typically 25-30 lbs. but up to a maximum weight of 161 lbs.
  • Muscular coordination is required for moving products.
  • Good math skills.
  • Frequent reaching, standing, and walking.
  • Class A CDL-Active and current DOT Physical Card.
  • Able to pass drug and background checks.
  • Maintain a safe driving record. Report any driving-related issues to HR immediately.

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What to Expect as a Driver

We require drivers to be versatile, capable of managing multiple route types and stepping in for colleagues as necessary. This includes running open routes, ensuring the accurate delivery and stocking of products, and maintaining stringent rotation standards to guarantee product freshness. Drivers are also responsible for the meticulous management of inventory on their assigned trucks, reporting to the warehouse supervisor daily, and addressing any discrepancies immediately.

Drivers should be committed to a strict schedule, and able to conduct vehicle safety checks in compliance with DOT and company standards. This includes both cleanliness and operational safety. Our drivers play a crucial role in the presentation and availability of our products, tasked with building and maintaining displays, ensuring proper pricing, and fostering strong business relationships through excellent communication and customer service. Our drivers are expected to adhere to all regulatory requirements regarding the sale and merchandising of malt beverages, actively participate in training sessions, and maintain professional standards in both attire and conduct.

Our drivers are not just responsible for the physical delivery of products but are also ambassadors of Team Cone, contributing to our reputation for quality and service excellence. Their role is pivotal in maintaining the integrity of our operations, from ensuring the safe and timely delivery of products to upholding our commitment to customer satisfaction and regulatory compliance

Find Your Next Truck Driver Job with Us

Apply for a career built to move you forward! At Team Cone, you’ll find more than a job; you’ll work at a place where your contributions are valued, and your growth is prioritized. Enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, and a culture rooted in family values and community service.

We’re committed to safety, excellence, honesty, and fostering a supportive environment that encourages professional and personal development. If you’re ready to accelerate your career in a company that drives Florida’s beverage industry, apply with Team Cone today.