Walter Knoll Florist
is looking for temporary contract drivers to deliver flowers for the upcoming Holiday (Mother’s Day or Valentine’s Day). This is a one to three day opportunity. You do not need to be able to work multiple days. Payment is per delivery and can be as much as $8.50 per stop; express deliveries pay more, up to $11.00. Deliveries to some outskirt areas may pay a surcharge. Drivers completing 10 or more deliveries qualify for a bouquet of flowers as a bonus. If this is your first time to deliver flowers, a first run of 12 to 15 with a second run of 10 to 15 is reasonable. You must be well groomed, polite, and able to keep the paperwork straight. You need to be able to look up an address in a street guide and you must be able to drive to that location. You must have your own vehicle and insurance (Valid drivers license and proof of insurance required). Flowers cannot be transported in an open pickup truck nor, dependent upon the temperature, in a trunk or an unheated camper shell. You must have a working cell phone and call the completion of each delivery into a touch-tone computer system. The starting location for deliveries is our main facility at 2765 LaSalle St, (Florist Row, near Jefferson and Chouteau). You are able to select packages and delivery areas you wish to take. We deliver to all Saint Louis City and County as well as St Charles, St Peters, O’Fallon, Wildwood, Ballwin, Chesterfield, Arnold, Imperial. We also deliver to areas in Illinois. Successful contract work can lead to permanent employment.
If you are interested please contact Mike Monahan at (314) 633-8755 or Liz Herndon at (314) 633-8816.
You may apply online here
You then are required to attend the Contract Driver Training Class. This can be scheduled when you talk to one of the personnel above. New drivers must attend Driver Training at our office at 2765 LaSalle St. Drivers who have previously driven for us must either view the training at our site, download the training using the download link below, or view it below.
You must then print the Contract Driver Memo of Understanding, the Form W-9 and the Contract Driver Information Sheet. (download below). These must all be filled out, signed (where appropriate) and faxed, along with a copy of your driver’s license and your Proof of Insurance card to (314) 633.8753. If you cannot fax this information you can email it to firstname.lastname@example.org or bring it when you report for training.
Benefits: Up to $8.50/delivery - Deliver 10 or more receive a free mixed bouquet of flowers.
You May View The Driver Training Below (Does not negate need to report at Walter Knoll Florist for training if a first time Contract Driver)
Or view it as a PDF file
Click Here to Download our Contract Driver Memo of Understanding
Contract Driver Information Sheet