Truck Driver - CDL Class A/Touch Freight - Penske Logistics
Posted on: October 10, 2018
Description Position Summary: Looking for a new career? Penske Logistics is ranked among America's Best Employers by Forbes magazine! Drive Like a Champion! Why Penske? Excellent Benefit Package including Savings Retirement Plan We can help you cover COBRA to receive benefits day one! Home Daily Hourly Pay UNLIMITED DRIVER REFERRAL BONUSES Route/Activity Truck drivers are responsible for new medical product to customers. This driver will bring an empty trailer from Chesapeake, VA to Baltimore, MD for drop/hook delivery. This driver will take a loaded trailer back to Chesapeake, VA on Sunday night into Monday morning and Monday night into Tuesday morning. Driver will run deliveries in the Chesapeake, VA area on Thursdays and Fridays during the morning and day. Route is an average of 500 miles on shuttle days and about 100 miles on delivery days. Delivery days will average 8-10 stops. Electric pallet jacks will used for delivery. Also, some customers require breakdown of freight with handcart delivery. Some vendor backhauls may be required. Uniforms will be provided. Shift Shuttle runs 2 nights per week (Sunday and Monday). Would also deliver to Ft Eustis off of these two shuttle runs. Makes deliveries 2 days per week (Thursday and Friday). Equipment Day Cab with 48 or 53 Trailers Compensation Hourly, Drivers are paid weekly Join the Penske Logistics Team for: Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential. 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. Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack, but did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you ll drive like a champion hauling freight for some of the world s best brands in retail, food, beverage, grocery, foodservice, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, appliances, healthcare, and packaging industries. We manage freight for companies like Ford, GM, BMW, Detroit Diesel, Goodyear, Cardinal Health, Whirlpool, and Wawa. Our professional truck drivers ensure products are delivered safely, efficiently and on-time. Want to learn more about our Driving Careers? Visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5oS_IYbdRZI The following Virginia cities are a close commute to this location: Norfolk, Virginia Beach, South Norfolk, Newtown, Portsmouth, Greenwood, Oak Grove, Sussex, Merrifield, Salem, Fleet. Qualifications 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 -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. 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 http://www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.
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