Truck Driver - CDL Class B/Touch Freight - Penske Logistics
Posted on: April 24, 2019
Position Summary: 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. Why Penske?
Home daily for most positions. 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.
Route/Activity - Truck drivers are responsible for delivering HVAC
products using Xata and Cellcom to contractors within a 75 mile
radius of their home ECM branch. Drivers deliver HVAC units and all
the parts/pieces that go with those units with the assistance of
liftgates/pallet jacks/hand trucks - warehouse & site delvieries.
Routes mileage and 3-5 stops vary depending on customers orders.
There is some warehouse activity involved in the drivers day,
multiple trips in and out of the home branch. Shirts/Safety Vests
will be provided. Schedule - Monday through Friday, start time
5am-7am, depending on the branch. Off on Saturday and Sunday.
Equipment - 24' - 26' box trucks and curtain sides with lift gates,
all automatic Compensation - Hourly Pay, wages based on area of
work. 2 personal days, 6 paid holidays and start earning vacation
from day one - 2 weeks paid after 1 st year. Drivers are paid
weekly. 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. 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. 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
to learn more.
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