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Ryder System CDL Class A Truck Driver - Home on Weekends in Elwood, Illinois

Position Description

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Now hiring for immediate openings for Class A drivers, and want you to join our team in Elwood, IL!

Call Chris t ext “Elwood” to 850-559-5457

About the position:

  • Compensation: Averaging $1,300-$1,500/week

  • Quality Home Time: Home Weekends/OT on Weekends not Required

  • Sign On Bonus: $3,000

  • No Touch Freight

  • Trailer type: Intermodal- Tanker Endorsement required or must be willing to obtain within 30 days. Hazmat preferred.

  • Additional benefits: New equipment. $3,000 Referral Bonus for every driver who starts. Your job is essential to keep our economy afloat and your safety through this pandemic is our top priority. We have implemented stringent cleaning processes and will provide personal protective equipment to keep you safe as you keep America moving! Why US?

  • Newer Equipment

  • All automatics

  • No slip seating

  • Respectful Family run evironment

  • Benefits after 60 days!!!

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  • Minimum 21 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:

  • 9 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.

Posted Date 4 weeks ago (11/11/2021 9:01 AM)

Requisition ID 2021-109266

Primary State/Province IL

Primary City Elwood

Category Drivers Home Daily

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601