Penske Truck Driver – CDL Class A/Touch Freight/$2500 sign on bonus – Penske Logistics in Houston, Texas

Description:

Join the Penske Champions!

Truck Driver – CDL Class A/Touch Freight

$2500.00 Sign on bonus

Compensation – $18.74 per hour to start, 40-44 hours per week

Route/Activity – Looking for safe & professional drivers to deliver multi-stop / touch freight on time to one of our high profile customers. Dedicated routes, home daily. Drivers are responsible for delivering medical supplies to hospital and medical centers. Routes may involve local deliveries in the Greater Houston area or shuttle runs toSan Antonio, TX and/or Corpus Christi, TX .

Shift – Normal dispatch is between 3 am daily- 4-day workweek

Equipment – Day Cab tractor with 53’ trailer

BENEFITS:

* $2500.00 Sign on bonus

*Home daily

*Eligible for medical, dental, and vision insurance on 1 st day of the month, after 60 days

*Short term disability at no cost / Long-term disability insurance available

* $1.5x annual salary life insurance policy at no cost / additional life insurance available

*$2500.00 Sign on bonus

* Driver referral Bonuses

* 401 K plan

* Associate discounts, including cell phones, appliances, automobiles and more!

Responsibilities:

-Loading, unloading, or assisting in loading and unloading truck.

-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

-1 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 with complete 10 year work history, 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 have to be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Penske will make reasonable accommodations 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 Logistics

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 at http://www.penskelogistics.com/ to learn more.

Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack. However, did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you will 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 product delivery is 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.

Work Locations: 151 N. Park Central Houston, TX

Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1804425