Truck Driver - Home Daily/Local 50-60K - CDL Class A/Touch Freight - Penske Logistics

Penske has new Local and Regional driver positions supporting Ford Motor Company in Coldwater MI. 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 our customers within the region. Routes are primarily throughout the Midwest and Northeast. Currently all drivers will domicile out of Coldwater, MI and Chicago Ridge, 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 Saturday. All drivers will be home daily and/or weekly.
Late Model Equipment
Compensation Package:
$50 to $60K annual W2 potential
Local/Home Daily
$.46 cents per mile - $10.00 a stop - $7 for pre & post trip inspection; or
Wages will be paid at whichever rate is greatest.
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.
Job Qualifications:
At least 23 years of age
CDL Class A license required
1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 3 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.
About Penske Logistics
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 at http://www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.
Work Locations: 10067 S Harlem Ave Chicago Ridge, IL
Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Chicago Ridge
Job: Driver
Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver
Req ID: 1806931

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