Penske Truck Driver – Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher – Penske Logistics in Middletown, Pennsylvania

Description:

Position Summary:

Drive Like a Champion! Earn up to $60,000 per year

Why Penske?

· Excellent Benefit Package including Savings Retirement Plan

· Home Daily

· Monday through Friday, Overtime available

· UNLIMITED DRIVER REFERRAL BONUSES

Route/ActivityYard Jockey will manage and organize customer yard with a pool of 80 trailers and containers. Yard Jockey will safely maneuver trailers and containers to and from dock doors and perform daily yard checks. Yard Jockey will need to communicate with warehouse associates. Uniforms will be provided.

ShiftMonday through Friday, 5am to 4pm, Occasional Saturday work (Average 55-60 hours/week)

EquipmentYard Truck with hydraulic 5 th wheel

CompensationHourly with overtime after 40 hours, Drivers are paid weekly

Join the Penske Logistics Team for: 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.

Responsibilities:

-Performs inspection of vehicle prior to and after operation of, moves trailers in and out of dock as directed by management, couples and uncouples double trailers.

-Chocking trailers as they are spotted for loading and unloading and pulling from doors, the placement of nose supports for 28 ft trailers when spotted at dock doors

-Orderly maintaining of the yard, inspection of trailers prior to loading.

-Support and participate with Safety Team meetings and activities

-Also may perform duties of lift driver, scanner, maintenance and other tasks assigned by management.

-Will be responsible for inputting data into the yams phone.

-Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor

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.

Want to learn more about our Driving Careers? Visit: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5oS_IYbdRZI

The following Pennsylvania and Maryland cities are a close commute to this location: Harrisburg, Carlisle, Progress, Colonial Park, Hershey, Elizabethtown, York, Hanover, Columbia, Lebanon, Lancaster, Chambersburg, Waynesboro, Ephrata, Sunnyland, Webercroft, Trindle Springs, Valey Stream Estates, Orchard Crest, Dillsburg Junction, Windsor Park, Country Estates, Winding Hill, Howell, Holliday, Winding Heights, Sporting Hill, Sporting Hill, Kimberly Meadows, Hogestown, Mount Allen Estates, Shepherdstown, Westminster

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

-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

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 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, 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: 201 FULLING MILL RD Middletown, PA

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Middletown

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1610722