Penske Truck Driver – CDL Class A/No Touch Freight/3K New Hire Incentive – Penske Logistics in Flat Rock, Michigan
Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack, but did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you’ll drive like a champion hauling freight for some of the world’s best brands in retail, food, beverage, grocery, foodservice, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, appliances, healthcare, and packaging industries. We manage freight for companies like Ford, GM, BMW, Detroit Diesel, Goodyear, Cardinal Health, Whirlpool, and Wawa. Our professional truck drivers ensure products are delivered safely, efficiently and on-time.
Why Penske? Home daily for most positions. Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential.
You will be part of an in-house fleet supporting Novelis out of Oswego, NY who is a world leader in rolled aluminum products delivering unique solutions for the most demanding global applications, such as beverage cans, automobiles, architecture and consumer electronics. Freight type includes aluminum coils and palletized scrap. Drivers will deliver to multiple customer locations, and will be required to unsecure freight being delivered as well as secure freight being loaded. Drivers are home daily. This is a 24/7 operation and dispatch days and times will vary depending on what is available upon your start date. We are currently in the process of building a new terminal/maintenance facility.
- All new 2015 Freightliner manual trucks
$60k annual W2 potential ($1,150 weekly) with a $3000 sign-on/retention bonus the first year
All miles paid plus paid stops, lay-overs and delays
$0.43 cents a mile (approximately 460 miles per day), $0.45 per mile after 1 year of service
Paid stops at $15.00 each (3 per day)
Paid delays at $16.25 per hour (compensable after 1 hour at any stop)
Stops requiring touch freight at $25.00 each
$19.50 after the first hour paid at all stops requiring touch freight
Monthly performance bonuses (up to $150 per quarter)
There is a $30/weekend day incentive (if you were to work both weekend days it would be an additional $60/week.)
$19.50 hourly pay (training, meetings, yard work, etc.)
7 PTO days during first year of service and 12 PTO days after one year of service
$25 Gift Card for clean roadside inspections
-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.
-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
-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.
-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: 27900 Hall Rd Flat Rock, MI
Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Flat Rock
Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver
Req ID: 1700980