Ryder System Class A Truck Driver/ Regional!/ $5K Sign-On Bonus PLUS $1K Stipend for Benefits/Weekends Off! in CEDAR FALLS, Iowa

Position Description


In Cedar Falls, IA!

$5,000 Sign-on Bonus


$1,000 Benefit Stipend!

Weekly Average: $1,250 per week

Full-Time/ Class A / Solo Driving Position

Compensation: $1,250 weekly / Average W2: $66k

Home Time: Mainly every other night!

Regional / Scheduled Mainly Mon-Fri

Weekends off and most generally additional 1 to 2 nights during the week

Delivery Route(s ): Dedicated Routes

Equipment: Sleeper cabs with APC/ 48’ & 53' Dry van

Endorsements: Requires HazMat ( Drivers have 90 days to obtain -Ryder will reimburse)

Type of Product: Hardware Supplies

Freight Handling: Pallet jack, Lift-gate / 2 wheel dollies

Great Benefits Package!

Driver Recognition Programs

Uniforms: Provided by Ryder, maintained by driver $150 Safety Boot Allowance

Weekly Pay: Paid Every Friday! / Direct Deposit Available



About Ryder:

Great Company! Ryder Ranks 62 nd out of 500 of the Best Employers (Forbes Magazine) / Among World’s Most Admired Companies 6 th years in a row (Fortune Magazine) / Ranked 3rd in the Transportation & Logistics Industry (Fortune Magazine)

Great Earning Potential

Growth Opportunities

Consistent Paycheck

Strong Safety Culture

Safe & Reliable Equipment

Stability: Ryder has been in business since 1933 & employs over 8,000 drivers nation-wide!

Benefits: Full, Comprehensive Benefit Package. Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program & much more!

Ryder Maintenance: Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program

Please note :

  • Qualified candidates cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last 2 years OR more than 2 accidents in the past 3 years.

  • To be considered for employment with Ryder as a Class A Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below. This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Tractor Trailer, Combination Unit:

  • 12 months experience within the past 3 years, OR

  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR

  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years

Ryder drivers earn excellent money, get paid weekly and enjoy a great benefits package which includes medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance, 401(k), discount employee stock purchase program, credit union and much more. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, we invite you to apply today.


  • Minimum 22 years of age

  • Pass a Ryder Drug Test

  • Pass a Ryder Background and Motor vehicle check including Drug and alcohol verification from previous employers for the last 3 years

  • Pass a DOT physical

  • Pass a Ryder road test

  • Provide appropriate CDL and endorsements for the position

  • Must have Class A verifiable experience in a tractor trailer or comparable vehicle:

  • 12 months experience within the past 3 years, OR

  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR

  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years

  • Ability to follow written and/or oral instructions

  • Ability to read, interpret and apply laws, rules, regulations policies and/or procedures

Important Note: Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts.


This position is primarily responsible for safely driving a commercial vehicle and requires compliance with safety & DOT Regulations, continuous training and customer service.

Additional Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines

  • Detecting and eliminating or minimizing safety hazards Maintaining accurate records and logs

  • Loading/Unloading freight or assisting in the loading/unloading of freight if required by customer

  • Other tasks as assigned

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-60253

Primary State/Province IA

Primary City CEDAR FALLS

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601