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 Truck Driver - Home Daily/Local 50-60K - CDL Class A/Touch Freight - Penske - Chicago Ridge, Illinois, United States

   
Job information
Posted by: Penske 
Hiring entity type: Transportation 
Work authorization: Not Specified for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: ******
Benefits: See below
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Service/Skilled - Drivers/Courier
Transportation
 
Travel: Unspecified 
Accept candidates: from anywhere 
Languages: English - Fluent
 
Minimum education: See below 
Minimum years experience: See below 
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Job code: 1709797 / Latpro-3568002 
Date posted: Sep-03-2017
State, Zip: Illinois, 60655

Description









Penske has new Local and Regional driver positions supporting a Large Automotive Company. You will enjoy, top-of-the-line equipment that is expertly maintained with 24/7 support. We offer excellent pay and a state-of-the-art benefits package which includes  medical & dental, paid time off, 401K, cash balance pension plan, training, tuition reimbursement considerable associate discount services and unlimited career opportunities.

 


Position Summary:


You will be part of a dedicated fleet supporting a Large Automotive Company. Routes are primarily throughout the Midwest and Northeast. Currently all drivers will domicile out of Coldwater, MI and South Holland, IL.

 


The primary work assignment is no touch freight but there will be additional work activities that could consist of touch freight. Drivers will be dispatched with loads Monday through Friday.   All drivers will be home daily and/or weekly.

 
Equipment:  
- Late Model Equipment  
 


Compensation Package: 


- $50 to $60K annual W2 potential


Year 1:    $.40 cents per mile - $10.00 a stop - $7 for pre & post trip inspection  


Year 2:    $.42 cents per mile - $10.00 a stop - $7 for pre & post trip inspection  


Year 3:    $.44 cents per mile - $10.00 a stop - $7 for pre & post trip inspection

 


Paid Time Off: 


-Vacation - Up to five days (40 hours first year);  associates are eligible for additional paid time off  in subsequent years based on their continued length of service.


-Paid Holidays - Six (6) paid holidays annually (New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day); please note that there are times we may have to work the holiday to support our customer's operating requirement.  










 


Responsibilities:


-Loading, unloading, or assisting in loading and unloading truck.


-Safe and responsible operation of assigned equipment.


-Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines.


-Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage before and after route.


-Primary interface with the customer at point of delivery.




Requirements


Job Qualifications:


-At least 23 years of age


-CDL Class A license required


-2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years


-3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents


-Reliable and customer oriented


-Safety oriented


-Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job


-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screening required.


 


Physical Requirements:


-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


-The associate must be able to see and hear.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.


-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit.  The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.


-The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.


 


Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.


 


Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.


 


 


 

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