Ryder System Class B Truck Driver, Full Time / Great Pay! / Great Benefits! in PORTLAND, Maine

Position Description

Ryder is Hiring a Full- Time Class B Driver

in Portland, ME


Experience the Ryder Difference!


Call Shelley at (909)631.2379 for details on Req #60079


  • Home Daily

  • Full-Time, Class B Driving Position

  • Pay:

  • $18.00 per Hour PLUS a $1,000 Sign-On Bonus!!

  • Dispatch:

  • 10:00 pm

  • Dedicated Route(s):

  • Mostly Southern Maine

  • Equipment:

  • Box Trucks 16’ to 26’

  • Type of Product:

  • Newspaper

  • Freight Handling:

  • Cages pre-loaded, some touch as needed

  • Access to Great Benefits Package!

Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k & much more!

  • Additional Perks:

  • Uniforms: Provided by Ryder, maintained by driver

  • $100 Safety Boot Allowance

  • Weekly pay

  • 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

Consistent Paycheck

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! 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.

Please note : In order to be considered for employment with Ryder as a Class B Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below. This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Straight truck or similar equipment (dump truck, bus, etc):

  • 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



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 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 or Class B verifiable experience in appropriate vehicle(s):

  • 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.


  • 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 2018-60079

Primary State/Province ME

Primary City PORTLAND

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601