Ryder System Class A Truck Driver, Full Time / 1st Shift, Mon-Fri / Home Daily in DECATUR, Illinois

Position Description

RYDER is HIRING FULL TIME CLASS A DRIVERS in Decatur, IL

Work Where YOU are VALUED !

Experience the Ryder Difference!

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Call Clark at 210-328-6750

About the position:

  • Full Time, Solo Class A Driving Position

  • Great Pay: Avg W2 $52k (+ on-call pay) / Weekly avg $1,000 (does not include on-call pay)

  • Home Time: Scheduled Mon-Fri / Home every evening / Home weekends (may be occasional Sat for emergency calls)

  • Dispatch Time : 6:00AM

  • Equipment: Day cab / 48' to 53' flatbed, drop deck, Conestoga, or dry van

  • Product: Electric and gas hardware

  • Freight Handling: Touch freight - driver unload w/forklift

  • Safety Boot Allowance :$100

  • Uniforms: Provided by Ryder, maintained by driver

  • Full Benefits Package! Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Discounted Employee Stock Options, Credit Union & more

  • Time Off: Paid Vacation / Personal Days / Holiday Pay

  • Consistent pay check! Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available

About Ryder:

Great Company! Ryder Ranks 62nd out of 500 of the Best Employers (Forbes Magazine) AND Ranked 3rd in the Transportation/Logistics Industry (Fortune Magazine)

Great Earning Potential

Growth Opportunities

Strong Safety Culture

Safe & Reliable Equipment

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

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

Safety is a priority at Ryder! Qualified candidates cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last 2 years OR more than 2 accidents in the past 3 years.

Ryder drivers earn excellent money, get paid weekly and enjoy a great benefits package which includes medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance, 401(k), discount employee stock purchase program, credit union and much more. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, we invite you to apply today.

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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.

Requisition ID 2018-65496

Primary State/Province IL

Primary City DECATUR

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601