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Delivery Driver - San Diego



San Diego, CA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 11, 2023
Who we are:
Founded in 2013, Thistle is a leading tech-enabled food and nutrition company that delivers ready-to-eat meals right to your doorstep. We empower our customers to get and stay healthy while improving the sustainability of our food system. Thistle began as a single pop-up location in San Francisco, going from selling cold-pressed juices to delivering nearly 15 million delicious, healthy, plant-forward meals, organic cold-pressed juices, and snacks.
About the role:
Thistle Delivery Drivers are the last point of contact in our plant-forward meals’ production cycle, delivering our healthy and delicious food right into our customer’s hands. We provide a safe, inclusive, supportive work environment helping to build long-term, meaningful careers.
We're looking for dedicated delivery drivers and offer competitive pay, part-time employment (8-18 hrs/week), a set schedule and a direct point of contact available at all times. Please note the pick-up location is in Kearny Mesa, CA.
The starting hourly pay for this position is $20.00. We offer mileage and cell phone reimbursements (which average at an additional $9/hour), holiday pay premium, plus a 40% employee subscription discount for home delivery of Thistle meals!

Why You’ll Love Working At Thistle:

  • Starting pay is $20/hour
  • Mileage and cell phone reimbursement
  • Holiday Pay Premium
  • Enjoy delicious, healthy Thistle meals and cold-pressed juices at the facility, plus a 40% Employee Subscription Discount for home delivery
  • Thistle provides a safe, inclusive, supportive work environment aiming to build long-term, meaningful careers

What You'll Bring:

  • A clean, reliable car
  • A valid driver's license
  • Clean driving record
  • Proof of insurance with liability and bodily injury insurance
  • The ability to manually move, lift, carry, pull, or push objects up to 50 pounds
Employee Health & Safety is a top priority - we have partnered with food safety and infectious disease experts and have strong screening & facility related protocols in place to protect our
If selected for an interview, you will be required to present your Drivers License, Proof of Insurance, and DMV History
Thistle has recently made the commitment to increase our minimum hourly wages to a rate that we are confident provides sufficient pay to meet basic standards of living. We hope that taking this step will both set an example to other employers, and create a more supportive work environment and long term home for new and existing Thistle employees.
Diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential values at Thistle. We know we do our best and most impactful work when we feel we are represented and belong. We're proud to actively recruit and hire talented people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.