Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time/Weekends off/$2,000 Sign-On Bonus! in SIKESTON, Missouri

Position Description

Ryder is HIRING Class A Drivers in Sikeston, MO!!

Great Pay / Great Benefits / Great Company!!

$2,000 Sign-On Bonus!

About the position:

  • Full Time

  • Class A CDL Driving Position

  • Hazmat required (must obtain 90 days from hire)

  • Great Pay:

  • Avg W2 $55,000 with potential for a lot more!

  • Regional work:

  • Home weekends

  • Home 1-2 nights during week

  • Equipment:

  • Cascadia sleepers with APU's

  • 53' dry van

  • Product:

  • Hardware good

  • Freight Handling:

  • Touch freight - heated liftgate trailers, pallet jack

  • Safety Boot Allowance :

  • $100

  • Uniforms:

  • Provided by Ryder

  • maintained by driver

  • Full Benefits Package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision

  • 401k & much more

  • Paid Vacation Time

  • Personal Days

  • Immediate Holiday Pay

  • Paid Every Friday!

  • Direct Deposit Available!

Why Ryder? Here's Why!!

  • 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!

  • Strong Safety Culture!

  • Safe & Reliable Equipment!

  • 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 then 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


  • 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 week ago

Requisition ID 2017-45803

Primary State/Province MO

Primary City SIKESTON

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601