Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time in NASHVILLE, Tennessee

Position Description




Dedicated Routes, No Touch/Drop & Hook, Weekly Guaranteed Pay



About the Position :

In this position our Driver(s) are be responsible for providing excellent customer service as they deliver non-hazardous material throughout Arizona, Texas, California & Nevada.

  • More Home Time: Home On Weekends

  • Drop & Hook: No Touch

  • Type of Delivery :Delivers non hazdarous material

  • Endorsements :HazMat is highly desired

Desired Skills/ Abilities/Qualifications :

  • Safety Conscientious

  • Reliability

  • Customer Service & Communication Skills

  • Comfortable with technology (I.E. Smart phones, PeopleNet, etc.)

Access to Great Benefit package

  • 401K

  • Medical /Dental/Vision/Prescription

  • Stock purchase program

Additional Perks of the Position :

  • Safety-Shoe reimbursement

  • Uniforms provided

  • Direct Deposit available. This is a great opportunity for a Driver looking to work for an employer of choice alongside a group of experienced Drivers highly focused on Safety, Customer Service and On-time delivery.


  • List THREE years of residency.

  • Make sure DOB, Social and License numbers are accurate – system runs MVR based on those personal ID numbers.

  • List TEN year history – back to JUNE 2008 .

  • Make sure there are NO GAPS in time on history. If not working at any time within TEN year history, list that time in GAP Section below EMPLOYMENT HISTORY Section and indicate month/year to month/year and indicate whatever appropriate reason.

  • Complete All Release Forms.

As a Driver you are important everywhere you travel. Businesses and customers are excited to see you. You help companies deliver their products. When you drive a Ryder Truck, you play an important part in keeping the economy moving. People around the world rely on you every day 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.




  • 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 2018-56741

Primary State/Province TN

Primary City NASHVILLE

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601