Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - FT $1000 Sign-On Bonus and Quality Home Time! in LAFAYETTE, Louisiana

Position Description

RYDER is Hiring for Class A CDL Drivers in Lafayette, LA

About The position:

  • SIgn-On Bonus: $1000!

  • Monday-Friday & rotating weekends. Shifts Vary, Average 3-4 paid layovers a week.

  • Average weekly pay of $1200

  • Previous 1+yrs flatbed driving experience required

  • A minimum of 1 year of Oil & Gas experience-O&G is defined as hauling pipe and other oilfield equipment either to Ports or onshore well sites

  • Need Tanker Endorsement, HazMat endorsement or willing to obtain within 60 days of hire, TWIC must apply upon hire

  • NO TOUCH, load securement

  • Comprehensive benefit package including health, dental, vision, 401k and much more!

Why Ryder?

  • Strong Safety Culture!

  • Safe & Reliable Equipment!

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

  • Ryder Maintenance: Fuel/Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance

As a driver , you're important everywhere you go. Businesses and customers are excited to see you. You help companies get their products to the people who need them. And when you drive a Ryder Truck, you play an important part in keeping the economy moving. People around the world rely on you everyday to keep their businesses running smoothly. Ryder has openings for Part Time/Casual Drivers in your area. Our drivers earn excellent money and get paid weekly. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, we invite you to apply today.

Apply online or call/text 682-402-9701 for more information on this position or to Ask us about our $9500 relocation opportunity that is home daily in CT!

Must meet our minimum hiring requirements as outlined below.

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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 2018-57501

Primary State/Province LA

Primary City LAFAYETTE

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601