Ryder System **Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time** in Portage, Indiana

Position Description

CLASS A DRIVERS

Join our family and build a career at Ryder!

Please contact Recruiter for more information: 315-457-0214 ext 226

We value our drivers!

Great Earning Potential! $55,000 annually

Great Home Time :Home Daily!

Ryder Company Driver Dedicated to a Single Customer!

Unlimited Opportunities for Career Progression: Certified Driver Trainer or Management

Driver Recognition Programs : Driver Appreciation Events, Driver of the Month, Driver of the Year, Mileage Awards

Salary and Benefits :

Average W2: $55,000

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

Dispatch and Routes :

Work Week: 7 day operation- 5 day work week

Dispatch Time : Varies

Home Time: Home Daily- Must be open to weekend work

Region : Chicago Metro

Retail Delivery :

Equipment: 45' Dry Van

Freight Handling : Unloading roller bins/Lift Gate/Dock Deliveries

Dock Deliveries- Customer assist

Ryder Maintenance : Issues while on the road? No problem! Ryder has Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24/7 Road Side Assistance Program!

Strong Safety Culture !

Safe and Reliable Equipment ! Late Models, Fuel Efficient & Latest Safety Technology

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

Please contact Recruiter for more information:

See video below to learn more about what we do!


IMPORTANT APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS


List 3 full years of residency. List 10 full years of employment history. All gaps of employment within the previous 10 years must be listed in the Employment Gap section.

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 2018-51357

Primary State/Province IN

Primary City Portage

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 0-10%

Position Code 0601