Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time in BATON ROUGE, Louisiana

Position Description

Ryder is Hiring Class A Drivers

If interested, please click "Apply Now".

Call Amanda @ 904-541-8558.

About the position:

  • Great Pay: Hourly position at $17.50/hr!

  • M-F starting around 3am and averaging 50-60 hours per week


  • Touch freight using a pallet jack, forklift, and dolly

  • Multi stop delivery of HVAC equipment and units .

  • Must have or be willing to obtain Hazmat endorsement within 30 days of hire

  • $30/month cell phone allowance provided.

  • Excellent Benefits

  • Must meet our Minimum hiring requirements as outlined below.

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.

Requisition ID 2018-57831

Primary State/Province LA

Primary City BATON ROUGE

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601