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Driver/Sales Workers - 53-3031.00

O*NET-SOC Description

Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell or deliver goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up or deliver items such as commercial laundry. May also take orders, collect payment, or stock merchandise at point of delivery. Includes newspaper delivery drivers.

Sample of Reported Job Titles

  • Delivery Man
  • Driver
  • Driver Salesman
  • Pizza Delivery Driver
  • Route Delivery Driver
  • Route Driver
  • Route Sales Driver
  • Route Sales Representative
  • Route Salesman
  • Sales Route Driver

SOC Occupation Groups

Related Occupations


  • Arrange merchandise and sales promotion displays or issue sales promotion materials to customers.
  • Call on prospective customers to explain company services or to solicit new business.
  • Collect coins from vending machines, refill machines, and remove aged merchandise.
  • Collect money from customers, make change, and record transactions on customer receipts.
  • Drive trucks to deliver such items as food, medical supplies, or newspapers.
  • Inform regular customers of new products or services and price changes.
  • Listen to and resolve customers' complaints regarding products or services.
  • Maintain trucks and food-dispensing equipment and clean inside of machines that dispense food or beverages.
  • Record sales or delivery information on daily sales or delivery record.
  • Review lists of dealers, customers, or station drops and load trucks.
  • Sell food specialties, such as sandwiches and beverages, to office workers and patrons of sports events.
  • Write customer orders and sales contracts according to company guidelines.

Detailed Work Activities

  • Clean machinery or equipment.
  • Collect fares or payment from customers.
  • Collect payments for goods or services.
  • Load shipments, belongings, or materials.
  • Maintain vehicles in good working condition.
  • Operate vehicles or material-moving equipment.
  • Provide transportation information to passengers or customers.
  • Record details of deliveries or shipments.
  • Record sales or transactions data.
  • Resolve issues affecting transportation operations.
  • Review customer information.
  • Sell products or services.

Military Crosswalk Titles

  • Motor Vehicle Operator (Marine Corps - Enlisted)

Apprenticeship Crosswalk Titles

No information available.

DOT Crosswalk Titles

  • Coin Collector
  • Coin-Machine Collector
  • Driver Helper, Sales Route
  • Driver, Sales Route
  • Lunch-Truck Driver
  • Newspaper-Delivery Driver