Penske Truck Driver - CDL Class A - $31.00 Hourly - $7000 Sign On Bonus - Penske Logistics in Carol Stream, Illinois
Truck Driver - CDL Class A - $31.00 Hourly - $7000 Sign On Bonus - Penske Logistics (Job Number: 2115369 )
What’s the Job?
Ready to put your truck-driving career in high gear? Make the shift and fuel your career as a CDL Class A Truck Driver for Penske. When you join Penske, you join a team of professional truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time. And we’re proud to haul freight for some of the world’s leading brands. (Yes, we’re more than just the yellow trucks.)
But it’s more than that. It’s about incredible customer service and building relationships with your accounts. When you drive for Penske, you’re representing Penske, but you’re also representing your clients. In fact, you’ll probably be driving their branded trucks and wearing their uniform.
You’ll be on the move with Penske and so will your career. We have tons of training opportunities for you. And with locations across the nation, you can also move to a new city.
Best of all, you’ll be with a stable, nationwide company that is known for having the best equipment, great management, clear communication and a fantastic safety record. We pay every Friday, and for most of our driving positions, you’re home daily. Yes, daily. Are you ready to take it to the next level? Come drive for Penske.
Route/activity: Driver will be responsible for delivering supplies in Illinois, Indiana and Wisconsin.
Shift: The schedule could be Sunday through Thursday or Monday through Friday. 2nd and 3rd shift dispatch times.
Equipment: Day cabs, 53' dry van trailers with lift gates and some 26' box trucks with lift gates.
Compensation: Earn $31 per hour with OT, $85K per year. $7,000 sign-on bonus. Opportunity to earn safety bonus paid out twice a year up to $500 annually.
Paid Time Off (PTO): first year associates are eligible for up to 13 days of paid time off and 7 paid holidays. After your first year, PTO eligibility is based on years of service.
Driving your assigned truck safely and responsibly
Following all federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines
Reporting problems with your truck, as well as accidents, traffic violations, and damage before and after route
Acting as the main point of contact with your customer
Why Penske is for You:
Outstanding company safety record
Premier Driver Recognition Program
Home daily for most positions
Competitive starting salary
Opportunity for growth
Excellent benefits, including lots of time off
Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support
Lots of training opportunities
CDL Class A license required
Currently hold, or ability to obtain, a non-excepted interstate DOT medical card required
1 years of documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 3 years
3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations or accidents
Excellent customer service skills
Focused on safety
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
This position is regulated by the Department of Transportation or designated as safety sensitive by the company, and the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is required. Associates must have the ability to accept responsibility for their own safety, as well as the safety of others.
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
When you join Penske, you’re joining a team that cares about doing its best. We work together to ensure the customer is satisfied and the highest level of safety is reached. That’s true for the nearly 5,000 drivers driving for Penske across the country.
Penske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. We have operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, and we provide supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world, including Ford, GM, BMW, Whirlpool and more. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Want to learn more? Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com.
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Work Locations :
437 Tower Blvd.
437 Tower Blvd.
Carol Stream, IL 60188
Primary Location : United States-Illinois-Carol Stream
Job : Driver
Penske (Oracle) Job Name: : PL.Driver
Req ID: 2115369