Employment

At DeCrescente Distributing Co., Inc. (DDC), the key to our success is hiring great employees.  Every employee makes an important contribution, and we value the abilities, background and experience that each brings to our dynamic work environment.  At DDC, we aren’t looking for workers… we’re looking for champions of our Company Values – Accountability, Candor, Integrity, Leadership, Loyalty, Pride, Respect and Responsibility.

DDC offers a rich array of employee benefits including (but not limited to):

Onsite Fitness and Wellness Center (FREE to employees, their spouses and children over 16)

Medical, Dental and Vision plans

Company Paid Life Insurance

401 (k) Retirement Program with a Company Match

Paid Time Off (Birthday, Holidays & Bereavement)

Paid Holidays (Including Employee Appreciation Day and Paid Holiday for Veterans on Veteran’s Day)

Short-Term & Long-Term Disability

Employee Purchase Discount Program

Onsite Fitness and Wellness Center

Free Employee Assistance Program

Safe Ride Home Program

Mileage Reimbursement

Flexible Spending Account (Medical FSA and/or Dependent Care Assistance Program)

DDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), committed to a drug and harassment-free workplace. To get started on your journey towards a meaningful and rewarding role with DDC, please click on the position that most interests you below to complete an application.

Special Events Helper

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SUMMARY

The Special Events Helper is responsible for assisting with special events during the week and weekends, including delivering and picking up company vehicles as well as changing out kegs at each special event. This position will load, unload and reconcile trailers in addition to picking up and delivering kiosks. This position will start mid-May and last through late October.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to maneuver & tow  trailers
  • Ability to lift up to 165 lbs. to waist height
  • Ability to kneel, squat, bend, lunge, stretch, step-up and rotate body holding 10-40 lbs. of product
  • Ability to stand and walk 6+ hours per day
  • Proficient in technology
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
  • Flexible work availability including nights and weekends
  • Dependable transportation
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Night Merchandiser

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Summary

The Night Merchandiser is responsible for stocking coolers and shelves neatly with product, constructing and maintaining product displays, and accurately pricing and rotating product. The FT Night Merchandiser will record accurate daily account activity through usage of a company- issued Palm Pilot. Night Merchandisers are eligible for a weekly gas reimbursement for using their own vehicle. We also provide weekly expense for use of personal cell phone for business purposes. This position will be required to maintain proper administrative work to be submitted on a weekly basis. Other activities include: pricing proper displays, maintaining assigned marketing material (i.e. base wrap, brand signage, etc.) and taking care of damaged product in assigned accounts. This position will also be responsible for maintaining professional and collaborative relationships at store level. The shift hours are 10:00pm-8:00am. All routes are paid time and one half for overtime. Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years general employment or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • 1 year sales or merchandising related work experience
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in technology
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
  • Flexible work availability including weekends
  • Dependable transportation
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DAY WAREHOUSE

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SUMMARY

The Day Warehouser is responsible for the safe and accurate loading, and off-loading of product and empties, safe operation of forktrucks, powerjacks and all warehouse associated equipment. The Day Warehouse is also responsible to maintain accurate inventory procedures and assist in maintaining good housekeeping in the warehouse.

REQUIREMENTS

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years’ experience in a warehouse setting or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Experience with using a forklift
  • A minimum of 1 year related experience preferably within the beverage industry
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
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Part Time Summer Merchandiser/Weekend Call Backs

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Summary

The PT Merchandiser is responsible for stocking coolers and shelves neatly with Beverage Industry product, constructing and maintaining product displays, and accurately pricing and rotating product. This position may record daily activity through the usage of a company issued Palm Pilot. The Summer Merchandiser will be primarily riding along and helping Full Time Merchandisers with their assigned routes. Some Merchandisers will have their own route and be eligible for a weekly gas reimbursement for using their own vehicle. We also provide weekly expense for use of personal cell phone for business purposes. Other activities include: maintaining assigned marketing material (i.e. base wrap, brand signage, etc.) and assisting with fixing damaged product in assigned accounts. It is expected the position will maintain professional/respectful relationships at store level. Our Part-time summer positions typically begin in May and last through Labor Day. The routes are weekends, usually Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The hours will be approximately 5:00am-3:00pm +/- , some afternoons to early evenings are a requirement.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years general employment or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in technology and advance knowledge of Pocket PC’s
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
  • Flexible work availability including weekends
  • Dependable transportation
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Future Employment Opportunities

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Thank you for your interest in future employment opportunities at DeCrescente Distributing Co., Inc. Although the position you are interested in may not currently be posted, we are happy to accept your cover letter and resume to be considered in the event that a position becomes available. To send us your resume, please compose an email to hr@decrescente.com and indicate your first and last name in the subject line.  Attach your resume and cover letter indicating the types of employment opportunities you would be interested in pursuing (sales, merchandising, warehouse, etc.). If you do not have a resume prepared, please indicate the type of position you would be interested in, your work history (please include your current employment situation, and list all of your employers from the past five to seven years). Please be sure your contact information is included. Because of the volume of applicants being managed for current positions, we ask that you utilize our e-mail system rather than calling.  You will be contacted by a member of the Human Resources team if your resume is selected for follow up.

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Driver

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Summary

The Driver is responsible for safely operating DeCrescente delivery vehicles and to insure the accurate and timely delivery of product. Additionally, the  Driver is responsible for all associated paperwork and the collection of payments or sign off on invoices as appropriate. The position is responsible for complying with all company and NYS safety policies, practices and procedures.

Requirements

  • Must possess a CDL A and be in good standing
  • Ability to stand or walk for extended periods of time
  • Ability to push or pull up to 150lbs repeatedly throughout shift
  • Must be able to maneuver handcarts with up to 240lbs
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
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Merchandiser

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Summary

The Merchandiser is responsible for stocking coolers and shelves neatly with beverage industry product, constructing and maintaining product displays, and accurately pricing and rotating product. This position will record accurate daily account activity through usage of a company- issued Palm Pilot. Merchandisers are eligible for a weekly gas reimbursement for using their own vehicle. We also provide weekly expense for use of personal cell phone for business purposes. This position will be required to maintain proper administrative work to be submitted on a weekly basis. Other activities include: pricing proper displays, maintaining assigned marketing material (i.e. base wrap, brand signage, etc.) and taking care of damaged product in assigned accounts. This position will also be responsible for maintaining professional and collaborative relationships at store level.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 2 years general employment or equivalent combination of experience and education
  • 1 year sales or merchandising related work experience
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Proficient in technology
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver’s License with a satisfactory driving record
  • Flexible work availability including weekends
  • Dependable transportation
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Night Warehouse Selector

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Summary

The Night Warehouse Selector is responsible for the safe and accurate selection and palletizing of product for route trucks utilizing a “Pick by Voice” System. The Summer Night Warehouse Selector will retrieve product from the pick area and prepare for delivery. This position will be responsible for checking breakage and maintaining housekeeping standards. Candidates will also be eligible for the nightly incentive program in addition to their base pay.

Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience in a warehouse setting preferred
  • Experience with a forklift preferred
  • Strong interpersonal and listening skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication and the ability to problem solve with minimal supervision
  • Valid Driver License with a satisfactory driving record
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Sales Trainee

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Summary

The Trainee is responsible for learning all aspects of the Beer or Soda Division Account and Zone Standards before route responsibilities are turned over. They service each account by assisting in the merchandising of product and by covering merchandising routes when necessary. This will include weekend work. The Sales Trainees will assist in achieving the district sales and distribution goals, which have been established by Sales Management for all suppliers. You will assist the Route Sales Representatives as well as Merchandisers and in order to learn the job requirements. By covering established sales and merchandising routes your duties will include: servicing customer accounts, ensuring that all DeCrescente customers have fresh merchandise to sell, and to establish and strengthen your own relationship building skills. A company training class will give the Trainee the proper background and knowledge of our company vision and mission.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business Administration, or related field
  • 2-4 years related sales experience (may be substituted for educational requirement)
  • Experience catering to targeted consumers
  • Selling programs or brands in a retail environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Able to manage multiple priorities at the same time
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving and promotional skills
  • Valid Driver’s License
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