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Penske Truck Driver - CDL Class A/Touch Freight/Route Driver Local/Home Daily - 70K - 80K Yr Potential 5K SIGN ON BONUS - Penske Logistics in Romulus, Michigan


Position Summary:

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.

Route/Activity – Truck drivers are responsible for delivering product to customers. Routes are on average 10 stops a night. Approx. 200-300 miles a night. Driver helper is assigned to all routes. Items up to 60 LBS. Deliver into customer stores.

Operation is 24/7 so you must be flexible and be able to work a rotating schedule with varying days. Typically you will have 2 consecutive days off.

Equipment – 48’ Tri Temperature Refrigerated trailers. Rear and side lift gates. TA Day Cabs.

Compensation – Activity Base Pay average $70k - $80K a year potential.

Mileage & Stop Pay:

  • $ .525 cents per mile (approximately 2000 miles per week)

  • $18.50 paid stops (approximately 50 per week)

  • $19.63 paid delay time per hour

  • Monthly performance bonuses (up to $2400 per year)


We also have a lucrative driver referral program, which gives you the opportunity to earn additional dollars.

  • Earn $1000 if your first referred driver is hired

  • Earn $1500 if your second referred driver is hired

  • Earn $2000 for your third and each subsequent referred driver(s) that are hired driver

  • You are entered into company-wide drawings for quarterly


-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.


Job Qualifications:

-At least 23 years of age

-CDL Class A license is 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 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 to learn more.

Work Locations: 28449 Highland Rd Romulus, MI 48174

Primary Location: United States-Michigan-Romulus

Zip: 48174

Job: Driver

Penske (Oracle) Job Name: Driver

Req ID: 1902171