Ryder System Class A Part Time Truck Driver - Local - No Touch Freight in LAKELAND, Florida

Opportunity Details:

Position Description:

RYDER is Hiring an On Call Support Driver in LAKELAND!

If interested click Apply Now or call the recruiter at 615-649-3309 and ask about job 35827.

About the position:

  • Weekly Guarantee Pay: $320!

  • ON CALL, CLASS A CDL Driver - looking for someone who is retired or doesn't need set hours to be able to fill in for full time drivers who are on vacation or call out on an on call basis.


  • **Local work: Dispatch 10:30PM/Mostly Thursday and Friday but must be willing to cover M-W as well.

  • Paid by miles and stops.

  • Equipment/Type: 53' Day Cab

  • Product/Transporting Equipment: Delivering 2 demountable containers/long rail chassis

  • Delivery Areas: Throughout FL

  • NO Touch Freight

  • Experience driving at night preferred.

Check out the following Demountable Container Training Video:

Why Ryder?

  • Great Earning Potential! Average W-2 $22k

  • Strong Safety Culture!

  • Safe & Reliable Equipment!

  • Safety Boot Allowance :Reimbursement paid to driver

  • Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available!

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

  • 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! In order to be considered you cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two 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 A Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below: This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Tractor Trailer, Combination Unit

  • 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 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.


  • 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 2016-35827

Primary State/Province FL

Posted Date 12/16/2016

Primary City LAKELAND

Category Drivers

Additional Work Locations ..

Employment Type Regular - Part Time (5)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 9000