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

Position Description

CLASS A LOCAL DRIVERS

HOME DAILY, GREAT EARNING POTENTIAL

AVG W2 $68,000

AVG Weekly Pay $1,300

$3,500 Sign On Bonus - Paid Out in 4 Installments

Recruiter Contact: Anna Smith (305) 500-4550 or annawsmith@ryder.com

About the position:

  • Great pay: Great Earning potential - $68,000 Avg W2

  • Sign On Bonus: $3,500

  • 5 Day Week

  • Average Hours- 8-10 hrs per day

  • Home Time: Daily

  • Area of Delivery: CT, NH, VT and NY (Incentive for NYC Runs)

  • Freight Delivered: Dry and Frozen Goods

  • Afternoon Dispatch: 2:00-3:30pm

  • Equipment: Day Cab

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

  • 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

  • 1 year experience within the past 3 years, OR

  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR

  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years


IMPORTANT APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS


List 3 full years of residency. List 10 full years of employment history. All gaps of employment within the previous 10 years must be listed in the Employment Gap section.

List accurate employment dates. Employment dates are verified - if the dates listed are not accurate, it will be considered falsification of the application.

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.

Requisition ID 2018-59039

Primary State/Province FL

Primary City ORLANDO

Category Drivers

Additional Work Locations US-GA-ATLANTA | US-FL-TAMPA | US-FL-MIAMI | US-FL-JACKSONVILLE | US-GA-AUGUSTA

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601