Penske Truck Driver – CDL Class A/Home Daily/70K Potential/No Touch Freight/3K New Hire Incentive – Penske Logisticstive – Penske Logistics in Oswego, New York

Description:

Penske has home daily driver positions based in Oswego, NY supporting the aluminum manufacturing business. 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. We have a 6.5 year contract with the customer so we are only looking for professional drivers with a dedication to safe and timely deliveries to be part of a team environment and this rapidly growing account!

Position Summary:

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. The specific purpose of this aluminum is to service various Ford Motor Company vehicles. Freight type consists primarily of aluminum coils but also ingots. Routes are border-crossing lanes from Oswego, NY to a relay point in Ontario, CAN (such as Brantford or Kingston or Hamilton, ONT) with a return to Oswego, NY. 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. This includes nights and weekends, as well as holidays.

The planned environment is drop and hook HOWEVER you will still be responsible to inspect the load for security and are also expected to secure the load (ingots or coils) should it be necessary. Due to an unexpected event you MAY have to live unload or load in which case you will have to unsecure or secure the cargo as needed.

Equipment:

  • Mix of 2015 - 2017 Freightliner manual and automatic trucks

  • Currently cycling all new 2018 Freightliner trucks with automatic transmissions into fleet

Compensation Package:

$70k annual W2 potential ($1,340 weekly) with a $3000 sign-on/retention bonus the first year

All miles paid plus paid stops, lay-overs and delays

  • $.45 per mile new hire rate and $.47 per mile tenured driver rate (approximately 435 miles per day)

  • Paid stops at $15.00 each (3 per day)

  • Live Load/Unload stops at $25.00

  • Paid delays at $19.50 per hour (compensable after 1 hour at any stop)

  • Monthly performance bonuses (up to $250)

  • Quarterly attendance bonus ($225)

  • There is a $50/weekend day incentive (if you were to work both weekend days it would be an additional $100/week.)

  • There is a $100 6 th day incentive

  • $19.50 hourly pay (training, meetings, yard work, etc.)

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

-1 year of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 3 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.

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 to learn more.

Work Locations: 448 County Route 1A Oswego, NY

Primary Location: United States-New York-Oswego

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1802317