Ryder System Class A Hazmat Truck Driver/ Mainly Home daily /$5,000 Sign-on Bonus/$1,440 x wk in HOUSTON, Texas

Position Description


In Houston, TX!

$5,000 Sign-on Bonus!

Truck Driver/ Class A /Avg. $1,440 x wk.

Mostly Local work w/1-2 Lay Overs x wk.

Great Pay! Great Company!

Great Home Time! Great Benefits!

Pl ease contact your recruiter:

Text Fabi at: (909) 587-7474

This is a great opportunity for a driver looking to work for an employer of choice alongside a group of experienced drivers highly focused on Safety, Customer Service and On-time delivery. If you’re ready to become part of the Ryder family, APPLY TODAY!


  • Full-Time/ Class A / Solo Driving Position

  • Great Pay: Average Weekly $1,440

  • Home Time:

  • Mostly Local work/Most Days will be Home Daily

  • 1 layover at a time (for 10 hour break)

  • Average 1-2 Layovers per week

  • Tue-Sun operation - work 5 days (2 days off)

  • Dispatch Time:

  • Depends on routes assigned

  • Between 6PM to 6AM (hours will be consistent per driver)

  • Delivery Route(s): Dedicated Routes !

  • Routes covered include: TX and LA

  • Freight Handling:

  • Touch freight - delivery to retail stores, electric pallet jacks

  • Type of Delivery :

  • Auto Parts

  • Required Endorsement: HazMat

  • Desired Skills/ Abilities/Qualifications :

  • Focused on Safety, On-time Delivery, Reliability, and Punctuality

  • Equipment :

  • Brand New Equipment!

  • 2018 Freightliner / Sleeper Cab/ 53’Dry Vans

  • Automatic & Manual – need knowledge of both.

  • Access to Great Benefit package!

  • 401K, Medical/ Dental/Vision/Prescription and more!

  • Additional Perks of the Position :

  • Safety-shoe reimbursement & Uniforms provided

  • Weekly pay:

  • Paid Every Friday!

  • Direct Deposit available!



Drive for Ryder and experience the Difference !

This is Why Ryder !

Paid Every Friday!

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.

SAFETY IS A PRIORITY AT RYDER! In order to be considered you cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two years OR more than 2 accidents in the past 3 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

  • 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

Must be at least 23 years of age

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.




  • Minimum 23 years of age

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years' of verifiable Class A driving experience in a tractor trailer or comparable vehicle within the last 5 years

  • Valid Class A CDL

  • Must have valid Hazmat endorsement

  • 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

  • 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.


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 2018-57742

Primary State/Province TX

Primary City HOUSTON

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601