Penske Truck Driver – Regional/OTR 70K Potential – Penske Logistics in Coldwater, Michigan

Description:

Penske has new Local, Regional, and Over-The-Road open driver positions Coldwater, MI. You will enjoy brand new, top-of-the-line equipment that is expertly maintained with 24/7 support. We offer excellent pay, state-of-the-art benefits package, medical & dental, paid time off, 401K, cash balance pension plan, training, tuition reimbursement, considerable associate discount services and unlimited career opportunities.

Position Summary:

You will be part of a dedicated fleet supporting Clemens/PVT, a leading producer of pork products across the Midwest, North Central, and North East areas. Currently all drivers will domicile out of Coldwater, MI and will return back with a backhaul. This is a 24/7 operation, routes are primarily throughout the Midwest and Northeast (to include the boroughs of New York City). Weekly miles will range between 2200 and 3000 miles per week.

Some backhaul activity may turn into a load that goes to another location that will ultimately provide us with a load to get the driver back home, but all drivers will be home weekly and some are home nightly. The position does require touch freight loading and unloading pallets at the point of delivery with some stacking of product at times. There will be paid training during the orientation process.

Equipment:

  • All new 2018 FREIGHTLINER Classic Cascadia 125 TADCNB Day Cabs

  • All new 2018 FREIGHTLINER Classic Cascadia 125 TADCSB Sleeper 72" RAISED ROOF

Compensation Package:

Regional OTR / Home Weekly

Annual W2 potential of $60K - $70K (Equates weekly to $1,150 to $1,350)

Year 1: $.50 cents per mile - $20.00 a stop (average of 1-2 stops per day) – $7.00 Pre & $7.00 Post - $20.00 Delay Pay Per Hour (after 1 hours of delay)

Year 2: $.52 cents per mile - $20.00 a stop (average of 1-2 stops per day) – $7.00 Pre & $7.00 Post - $20.00 Delay Pay Per Hour (after 1 hours of delay)

Year 3: $.54 cents per mile - $20.00 a stop (average of 1-2 stops per day) – $7.00 Pre & $7.00 Post - $20.00 Delay Pay Per Hour (after 1 hours of delay)

Responsibilities:

-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:

Job 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 screening required.

Physical 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 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, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.

Penske 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.

Work Locations: 330 Sauk River Rd. Coldwater, MI

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Coldwater

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1706330