Ryder System Class A Truck Driver, Full Time / Regional, home 1-2 nights during week / Home Weekends in WACO, Texas

Position Description

Ryder is HIRING Class A Drivers in Waco, TX

Experience the Ryder Difference!

Call Lori at 615-649-3284

Apply NOW!

About the position:

  • Full Time Class A CDL Solo Driving Position

  • Hazmat required at time of hire (Ryder will reimburse if obtained for this position)

  • Great Pay:

  • Average weekly $1,250 (potential for more if willing to take extra routes)

  • Regional work:

  • Home weekends

  • Home 1-2 nights during week

  • Equipment:

  • Cascadia sleepers with APU's

  • 53' dry van

  • Product:

  • Hardware

  • Freight Handling:

  • Touch freight - heated liftgate trailers, pallet jack

  • Safety Boot Allowance :

  • $100

  • Uniforms:

  • Provided by Ryder

  • maintained by driver

  • Full Benefits Package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription

  • 401k, Discounted Employee Stock Options

  • Paid Time Off: Vacation / P ersonal / Holiday Pay

  • Consistent pay check / Paid every Friday / D irect Deposit available

About Ryder:

  • Ryder Ranks 62nd out of 500 of the Best Employers (Forbes Magazine) AND Ranked 3rd in the Transportation/Logistics Industry (Fortune Magazine)

  • Great Earning Potential

  • Growth Potential – Many of our Managers, Safety team and even Directors started as a driver

  • Strong Safety Culture

  • Safe & Reliable Equipment

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

  • Ryder Maintenance: Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program

SAFETY IS A PRIORITY AT RYDER! In order to be considered you cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two years OR more then 2 accidents in the past 3 years.

Please note : In order to be considered for employment with Ryder as a Class A Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below: This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Tractor Trailer, Combination Unit

  • 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

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.

Requirements

  • 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.

Responsibilities

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 2018-56053

Primary State/Province TX

Primary City WACO

Category Drivers

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements Driver

Position Code 0601