Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time in Rochelle, Illinois

Position Description

Class A Driver - Home Daily 2nd Shift- Hourly Pay Rate

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Recruiter Contact:

Erin Texter 770-743-8368

Why Ryder?

  • Great Earning Potential! Average Annual Salary: $58,000

  • Strong Safety Culture!

  • Safe & Reliable Equipment!

  • Stability: Ryder has been in business since 1933 & employs over 8,000 drivers nation-wide!

  • Benefits: Full, Comprehensive Benefit Package. Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program & much more!

  • Ryder Maintenance: Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program

About the position:

  • Full Time, CLASS A Driver

  • Great Pay: $17.00 per hour

  • Quarterly Bonus Potential of $300.00

  • Hours in a work week. 55-65 hours per week

  • Work Week: Monday -Saturday.

  • Home Daily - Potential for an overnight if more regional work

  • Dispatch Times 2nd Shift! Start time around 5pm

  • Area of delivery - Illinois, Iowa & Wisconsin

  • Equipment: 2012 Daycabs, & Sleepers manual transmission. 53' Reefer and Dry Van trailers.

  • Product: Food Products

  • Freight Handling: No Touch Freight (may change depending on customer needs)

  • Full Benefits Package! Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k & much more!

  • Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available!

Safety is a priority at Ryder! Qualified candidates cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two years.

Please note : In order to be considered for employment with Ryder as a Class A Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below: This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Tractor Trailer, Combination Unit

  • 1 year experience within the past 3 years, OR

  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR

  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years

Requirements

  • Minimum 22 years of age

  • Pass a Ryder Drug Test

  • Pass a Ryder Background and Motor vehicle check including Drug and alcohol verification from previous employers for the last 3 years

  • Pass a DOT physical

  • Pass a Ryder road test

  • Provide appropriate CDL and endorsements for the position

  • Must have Class A verifiable experience in a tractor trailer or comparable vehicle:

  • 12 months experience within the past 3 years, OR

  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR

  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years

  • Ability to follow written and/or oral instructions

  • Ability to read, interpret and apply laws, rules, regulations policies and/or procedures

Important Note: Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts.

Responsibilities

This position is primarily responsible for safely driving a commercial vehicle and requires compliance with safety & DOT Regulations, continuous training and customer service.

Additional Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines

  • Detecting and eliminating or minimizing safety hazards Maintaining accurate records and logs

  • Loading/Unloading freight or assisting in the loading/unloading of freight if required by customer

  • Other tasks as assigned

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Posted Date 3 weeks ago

Requisition ID 2017-46109

Primary State/Province IL

Primary City Rochelle

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 0601