Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Monday - Friday; Home Daily - No Weekends! in PITTSTON, Pennsylvania

Position Description

Class A - Full Time Driver

Recruiter Contact:

Rosa (315) 481-3359


Why Ryder?

  • Great Earning Potential! Average Annual Salary $70,000 + 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: Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program

About the position:

  • Full Time, CLASS A CDL Driver

  • *HAZMAT preferred* (Ryder will pay the cost associated with obtaining your Hazmat Endorsement Within 90 Days)

  • Great Pay: $.53 cpm/$12.04 Stop

  • Local work: Dispatch 3:00am-6:00am/Monday-Friday/HOME DAILY & WEEKEND

  • Area of delivery - PA, Upstate NY, Long Island, NJ, OH, NO NYC!

  • Equipment: Assigned 42' and 48' Dry Van/Day Cab

  • Product: transporting equipment: Hardware store supplies/General freight

  • Freight Handling: Touch freight, Palletized, Tailgating the freight - manual pallet jack

  • Safety Boot Allowance : Reimbursement paid to driver

  • Uniforms: Provided by Ryder, maintained by driver

  • Full Benefits Package! Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k & much more!

  • Additional Employee Discounts: Automotive Purchases, Consumer Goods, Mobile Services, Travel & Hotels!

  • Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available!

Safety is a priority at Ryder! Qualified candidates cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two 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


  • 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.

Posted Date 1 month ago

Requisition ID 2017-46141

Primary State/Province PA

Primary City PITTSTON

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601