Penske Lead Truck Driver - Local Class A - $32.80 per hour - Penske Logistics in Champlin, Minnesota
Lead Truck Driver - Local Class A - $32.80 per hour - Penske Logistics (Job Number: 2301467 )
Immediate Opportunities: Full-time Local Class A CDL Truck Drivers
• Earn $32.80 per hour plus additional pay and overtime after 40
• Local, home daily
• Monday through Friday
You will drive:
Late model, Penske Truck Leasing trucks
Best-in-class specs designed for comfort
What you will do:
Assist leadership in observations and safety training
Assist with truck issues and unforeseen delivery issues in overnight/early morning hours
Driving your assigned truck safely and responsibly
Following all federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines
Unloading truck at customer locations, extensive/difficult backing
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
Cross-train on all routes
Ensure on time delivery is met
Motivate and engage associates by focusing on team accomplishments and recognition
Provide relief coverage on occasion for drivers that are off or absent from the shift
Monday through Friday
Early AM dispatch
Comprehensive benefits package includes:
Paid vacation and holidays day 1
Generous retirement benefits
Excellent health care coverage-medical, dental, and vision
Short and long-term disability; life and AD&D insurance
Company-provided uniforms and safety footwear
Employee discount benefit program
Driver referral bonus program up to $5000 per referral
Safety incentive program
Premier Driver Recognition Program
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.
CDL Class A required
Currently hold, or ability to obtain, a non-excepted interstate DOT medical card required
1 year of documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 3 years required, or 2 years of documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 5 years
3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations or accidents
Must have ability to connect and build rapport with associates and external customers at all levels
Must have ability to work efficiently with time management and organizational skills
Strong written/oral communication skills and the ability to actively listen are require
Ability to manage through a problem, think, and make decisions independently
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.
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.
Work Locations :
9000 109th Ave. N.
9000 109th Ave. N.
Champlin, MN 55316
Primary Location : United States-Minnesota-Champlin
Job : Driver
Penske Oracle Job (US & CA only do not edit): : PL.Driver
Req ID: 2301467