Ryder System Truck Driver, Class A - Full Time in SMYRNA, Tennessee
Ryder is hiring Class A Drivers in Nashville, TN
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When you choose Ryder, you have access to industry-leading technology with one of North America’s largest fleet of trucks, and an expansive infrastructure of maintenance facilities across the U.S.Ryder has been in business since 1933 & employs over 8,000 drivers nation-wide! Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program
About the Position:
Type: Class A Local
Home Time: Home Daily
Great Pay: $23.00 per hour PLUS $3000 Sign on bonus AND time and a half OT
Dispatch Schedule: 1 st shift ; early AM dispatch
Work Week: Monday to Friday – occasional Satrudays and required Saturday work during Peak season. Equipment/Type: Day cab & 53’ Dry Van
Freight Handling/Product:Touch Freight - Live unload to locations using hand dolly. Hauling retail products
Full Benefits Package: Comprehensive Benefit Package. Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program & much more!
Paid Every Friday! Direct Deposit Available
Why Drive for Ryder?
Comprehensive benefit package, including health, dental, vision, 401k and much more!
Home Daily, Dedicated Routes
Paid Weekly, Paid Holidays and Two Weeks’ Vacation
Fuel/ Maintenance Facilities across the country with 24/7 Roadside Assistance Programs
Employee Stock Purchase Programs
As a driver , you're important everywhere you go. Businesses and customers are excited to see you. You help companies get their products to the people who need them. And, when you drive a Ryder Truck, you play an important part in keeping the economy moving. People around the world rely on you everyday to keep their businesses running smoothly. 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 2019-66880
Primary State/Province TN
Primary City SMYRNA
Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)
Travel Requirements 0-10%
Position Code 0601