Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time, Local, home every night, in FORT WORTH, Texas

Position Description

Ryder is Hiring a Class A CDL Driver

In Fort Worth, TX

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Join our family and build a career at Ryder!

For immediate consideration call recruiter Amanda Steinbach @ 502-407-6110 or email at amanda_steinbach@ryder.com

  • Great Earning Potential of up to $50,000 per year

  • Great Home Time: Monday-Friday, 6am start - Flatbed experience preferred but will train if willing to learn, no-touch freight and willing to go out of town when needed.

  • Must be willing to work 2nd shift from 3pm to 11pm if needed on shuttle runs.

  • $19.50 Per Hour, Over time after 40.

  • 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

Salary and Benefits:

Average W2: $50,000

Hourly Pay: $19.50

Benefits: Full, Comprehensive Benefit Package.

Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program & much more!

Dispatch and Routes:

Work Week: Monday-Friday, occasional weekends

Dispatch Time: 6am

Home Time: Home Daily

Region: 10 mile radius




  • 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 2018-57805

Primary State/Province TX

Primary City FORT WORTH

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601