Ryder System ***Truck Driver, Class A - Hourly Pay, Great Home Time, $25 Per Hour Plus Overtime in CHICAGO, Illinois

Position Description

Ryder is Hiring Class A CDL Drivers

In Harvard, IL

$1,000 Weekly Guarantee

$0.53 personal miles reimbursement after 30 miles just to drive to work

$25/hour plus OT after 40

$3,000 Sign-On Bonus

Join our Driver Support Team

Apply Online Today To Be Considered For This Great Opportunity

Apply Today or Text/Call Erin Texter 770-743-8368

Salary and Benefits us

Average Weekly Pay $1,000 +

Hourly Pay! $25/hour plus overtime after 40.

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

Dispatch and Routes :

Work Week: Mon-Fri Work Week.

Dispatch Schedule: Mostly AM Dispatch, can vary by account.

Region: Deliveries to IL, IN, OH, MI, WI, IA, KY, and MN.

Great Home Time: Up to 2 layovers per week (lodging is provided for most layovers).

Ryder Maintenance : Issues while on the road? No problem! Ryder has Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24/7 Road Side Assistance Program!

Strong Safety Culture !

Safe and Reliable Equipment ! Late Models, Fuel Efficient & Latest Safety Technology

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


List 3 full years of residency. List 10 full years of employment history. All gaps of employment within the previous 10 years must be listed in the Employment Gap section.

  • External Referral Bonus is paid out once referral has been employed for 90 days.

  • External Referral Bonus is paid out once referral has been employed for 90 days.



  • 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 2018-59969

Primary State/Province IL

Primary City Harvard

Category Drivers

Additional Work Locations US-WI-MADISON | US-IL-CHICAGO | US-WI-Milwaukee

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601