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Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time-Quality Home Time, Competitive Pay & $3500 Bonus! in CHICAGO, Illinois

Position Description

Stop your job search!

Our customer is growing, we’ve added routes, and we have a driver’s seat open for you.

At Ryder, we know our professional drivers are the face of our business. That’s why we reward you: competitive salary with consistent weekly pay, sign on bonus, weekly home time, the respect you deserve, captain of the ship, and a voice in the company. It’s also why we’ve been voted one of America’s Best Employers by Forbes four years in a row.

We have immediate openings for drivers, and want you to join our team.

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About the position:

  • Competitive salary: $1,400/week our Managers work hard to give you the best pay check in the industry

  • Sign on bonus: $3,500

  • Consistent shifts with home time

  • PTO beginning in first year

  • New 2019 equipment-automatic/manual transmissions and maintenance facilities throughout the US. And, if you’re truck is down, you still get paid.

  • Minimum touch freight

  • Captain of the Ship – same comment as above

  • You have a voice in the company

  • Get the respect you deserve

Call Jamie at 615-649-3280

or text " Shelby " to 615-483-1752

Why Ryder?

  • Career development opportunities to Certified Driver Trainer, management, and beyond

  • Driver & employee appreciation events

  • Driver of the Year program

  • Safest fleet in the industry

  • 24/7 industry leading emergency roadside assistance to get you up and running quickly

  • Travel companion policy – need to bring a family member on the road with you, they’re our family too. And because we know pets are family, this policy extends them as well. – very few locations

  • Driver mentor program develops a culture focused on safety, trust, and respect

  • Flexible training

  • Team environment: Managers and dispatchers you can trust

  • Commitment to driver safety

  • Average driver tenure: 1 1/2 years-since the account started

  • Low turnover: 30%

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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 2019-78372

Primary State/Province MI

Primary City Shelby

Category Drivers

Additional Work Locations US-MI-GRAND RAPIDS | US-IL-CHICAGO | US-IN-Indianapolis | US-OH-COLUMBUS | US-PA-PITTSBURGH | US-VA-RICHMOND | US-NC-CHARLOTTE | US-GA-ATLANTA

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601

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