Truck Driver – Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher – Penske Logistics at Penske
DescriptionPosition Summary:Why Penske? Home daily for most positions. Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Unlimited career potential.Route/Activity – If you are an experienced truck driver who is safety conscious focused, and possess a pleasant outgoing attitude, this is a great opportunity to continue your truck driving career with one of the nation's largest logistics companies. Perform driving duties and special assignments as directed by the Operations Manager or Supervisor.Shift – This will be covering for drivers that are out on PTO or LOA - shift will vary depending on needs of location - must be flexible. Driver will be needed for about 4 total weeks with working either 1st or 2nd shift.Equipment – 48’ & 53’ Dry Van TrailersCompensation – $19.57 per hourResponsibilities:-Safe and responsible operation of assigned equipment.-Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines.-Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage before and after route.-Primary interface with the customer at point of delivery.Qualifications-At least 23 years of age-CDL Class A license required-2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years-3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents-Reliable and customer oriented-Safety oriented-Regular, predictable, full attendance is an essential function of the job-Willingness to travel as necessary, work the required schedule, work at the specific location required, complete Penske employment application, submit to a background investigation (to include past employment, education, and criminal history) and drug screeningPhysical Requirements:-The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.-The associate must be able to see and hear. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.-While performing the duties of this job, the associate will be required to move frequently, stand, walk, and sit. The associate is frequently required to use hands to touch, handle, and feel, and to reach with hands and arms. The associate must be able to regularly lift and/or move up to 50lbs/23kg and occasionally lift and/or move up to 100lbs/45kg.-The associate must be able to legally operate a motor vehicle and safely and frequently enter/exit the vehicle as well as the rear cargo area.Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer.About Penske LogisticsPenske Logistics is a wholly owned subsidiary of Penske Truck Leasing. With operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, Penske Logistics provides supply chain management and logistics services to leading companies around the world. Penske Logistics delivers value through its design, planning and execution in transportation, warehousing and freight management. Visit www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn more.