Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time in DECATUR, Georgia

Position Description

CLASS A Truck Driver- HOME DAILY!

Monday - Friday 1st Shift!

Flatbed experience required

To apply, please complete online application

Why Ryder?

  • Great Earning Potential: Estimated Average Annual Salary $60,000

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

About the position:

  • Home Time: Home Daily

  • Work Week: Monday-Friday

  • Dispatch Time: Generally 6:00 am

  • Pay Datails: $.456 cpm, $14.45 stops

  • *Flatbed experience required (strapping only)

  • Type of Delivery: Assist as required, no lifting more than 50lbs. Mostly customer unload

  • Product: Fencing Materials

  • Uniforms provided

  • Comprehensive benefit package: Health, dental, vision, 401k and much more!

  • Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available!

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:

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

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 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.

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.

Posted Date 6 days ago

Requisition ID 2017-47037

Primary State/Province GA

Primary City DECATUR

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601