CDL Driver

Published on 10/03/2021

Newrest RDU LLC is looking for a CDL Driver to add to our team. As a CDL Driver you will be responsible for driving the larger trucks, loading all food carts and products onto the company truck, and driving the route to the Sale Lake City airport. Once at the airport you will locate the correct aircraft that needs to be catered and load all necessary items directly onto the plane. 


  • Load and unload of all equipment on a truck
  • Check the conformity of the amount of trolleys and cabinets to be delivered before loading
  • Fill pre-trip inspection book & perform mandatory safety checks of the vehicle for each shift
  • Ensure loading the products into vehicles according to plan galley
  • Ensure on time delivery of all items for each flight
  • Communicate by radio to supervisors and dispatchers
  • Drive a heavy vehicle respecting traffic regulations (road and track)
  • Secure all products before delivery to the aircraft by sealing material (truck)
  • Ensure compliance of loading according to the procedures in place
  • Ensure cleaning of the vehicle and the area around the dock after each shift
  • Fill various security documents, safety and HACCP
  • Train new drivers
  • Install protective devices, such as bracing, padding, or strapping, to prevent shifting or damage to items being transported.
  • Observe the proper use of equipment
  • Follow all procedures for health, safety and security
  • Maintain clean working area, maintain clean loading docks, maintain clean equipment following rules
  • Be diligent, punctual, and reliable
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Must have a CDL valid drivers license with a safe driving record for Wide-Body CDL Drivers only.
  • Must pass all required airport security clearance
  • Must have a valid driver’s license with a safe and clean driving record
  • Must be able to acquire a DOT Medical Card
  • Must be able to read, write, and speak in English
  • Prior experience in airline or aviation related industry is a plus
  • Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points (HACCP) awareness is an asset, otherwise training will be provided
  • Ability to handle pressure and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to work outdoors and varying temperatures and environments
  • Understand the rules of hygiene, safety and security 
  • Authorization to work in the USA for any employer


SALARY: $17 per hour


LOCATION: 1000 Parliament Court Suite 400, Durham NC, 27703 



  • Free company breakfast and lunch every day
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Accrual Based PTO
  • Maternity Leave
  • 401(k)

Newrest is the only major catering company active in all catering and related hospitality segments including airline catering, buy-on-board, duty-free on board, contract catering, remote site and support services, rail catering, airport and motorway retail. With revenues under management of almost 1.9 Billion Euros in 2017-18 and 32,000 employees world-wide in 49 countries, Newrest is also the first largest ‘independent’ airline caterer world-wide.

Newrest is committed to constant improvement and innovation for its clients, the well-being and progress of its employees and managers, a sustainable and durable development of the company, and total respect of social and environmental values in all its activities

Newrest is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. Newrest maintains a drug-free workplace and is committed to building inclusion and leveraging diversity.

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