Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Avg W2 $70k / 60% Home Time / Weekly guaranteed pay in EAST SYRACUSE, New York

Position Description


Join our family and build a career at Ryder!

Great Work/Home Time Balance!

$7,500 Sign on Bonus

Average Annual Salary $68,000 to $72,000

Average Weekly Pay $1,350+

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Questions? Please call Matt Barnes 203-915-8433

Class A Full Time, Driver Support position: Must be flexible to travel to various locations; 60% home time; (most accounts will have hotel accommodations);

Endorsements will be required - see below for pay tier (Ryder will assist to obtain) : Tanker, NYS Tandem Permit, NYS Milk Transport endorsement, Doubles* (* must have 5 years experience to travel NYS Thruway ), Hazmat; Enhanced License to travel to Canada is preferred

Salary and Benefits :

Average W2: $68,000 to $72,000 ( depending on endorsements ):

Weekly Guaranteed pay : $1,000 per week ( must be available to meet criteria )

Benefits: Full, Comprehensive Benefit Package. Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program, Credit Union, Short Term & Long Term Disability, Life Insurance & much more

Dispatch and Routes :

Work Week: 5-6 Day Work Week

Possibly 1-2 Layovers per week

Deliveries to the New England Region

Unloading is required for certain accounts

We value our drivers

Ryder Company Driver Dedicated to a Single Customer

Unlimited Opportunities for Career Progression: Certified Driver Trainer or Management

Driver Recognition Programs : Driver Appreciation Events, Driver of the Month, Driver of the Year, Mileage Awards

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.

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 2018-57232

Primary State/Province NY


Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601