Ryder System Class A Full Time Truck Driver, guaranteed pay increases, local work in SYLMAR, California

Position Description

Ryder is NOW HIRING Class A Truck Drivers!

Home Daily! / Hourly Pay!

Experience the Ryder Difference!


  • Class A Solo Full-Time Position

  • Excellent Compensation Potential : Starting Pay $19.60 / 6 months $20.50 / 14 months $21.15

  • Area of delivery:

  • Dispatches out of Los Angeles, CA & Sylmar, CA

  • Deliveries to LA Basin, Central Valley, Antelope Valley, San Diego & Orange County

  • Dispatch Window : 4am – 10am

  • Touch Freight:

  • Yes: Touch freight live load/unload with manual pallet jack (and/or assist in cleaning up spilled product)

  • Desired Experience :

  • Grocery or Multiple Stops

  • Maneuvering in tight spaces highly desired

  • Type of Delivery :

  • Groceries

  • Desired abilities/Qualifications :

  • Great customer service delivery & interaction

  • Comfortable with technology (I.E. Smart phones, PeopleNet, etc.)

  • Self-sufficient& Self-starter

  • Desired Skills :

  • On-time Delivery

  • Reliability

  • Punctuality

  • Customer Service & Communication Skills

  • Type of Equipment :

  • Newer & well-maintained 53’Dry Vans

  • Additional Perks of the Position :

  • Safety-shoe reimbursement

  • Uniforms provided

  • Great Benefit package :

  • Medical, Vision, Dental, 401k, Life Insurance, Discount Employee Stock Purchase Program & More.

  • Paid Time Off :

  • Vacation Pay / Personal Days / Holiday Pay

  • Weekly pay

  • Direct Deposit available!

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 then 2 accidents in the past 3 years.


  • 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.


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 2018-52561

Primary State/Province CA

Primary City LOS ANGELES

Category Drivers

Additional Work Locations US-CA-SYLMAR

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601