CDL-B Truck Driver - Home Daily - Start at $27.44-$25.83/Hour

  • Job Reference: 472738377-2
  • Date Posted: 14 January 2022
  • Employer: FedEx - Antioch, TN Drivers
  • Location: Highland Heights, Kentucky
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Administration and Support, Air Transport, Airport Operations, Business Development & Account Management, Couriers, Delivery & Postal, Coxswains, Ships Masters & Deck Officers, Crane, Hoist & Lift Operators, Customer Service, Defence & Emergency Services, Executive & Management, Finance, Analysis & Reporting, Fleet Management, Forklift & Plant Drivers, Freight, Furniture & Cargo Services, Government & Public Sector, Human Resources, Intelligent Transportation, Rail Drivers, Road Transport, Safety & Compliance, Sales & Marketing, Taxi & Personal Travel, Training, Education & Instruction, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Now Hiring CDL-A City Drivers and CDL-B Drivers in Antioch, TN!
Home Daily - City Pay: Starting at $27.44/hr - CDL-B Pay: Starting at $25.83/hr

Position Overview:

FedEx Freight is looking for people to fill City Driver and CDL-B positions. Position overview: Pick up and deliver trailers between Service Centers and/or turn-point locations via tractor-trailer combinations.

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Benefits:

  • Home Daily
  • City Driver Pay: Starting at $27.44/hr
  • CDL-B Driver Pay: Starting at $25.83/hr
  • Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance benefits start in the first 31-60 days
  • Paid Vacation
  • 401(k) Plans
  • Personal/Sick Paid Time
  • Holiday Pay
  • Wellness Programs
  • Long and Short Term Disability
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Credit Associate
  • Direct Deposit

City Driver Responsibilities:

  • Operate tractor-trailer combination, including doubles (and triples, where applicable) and/or straight trucks
  • Perform daily pre-trip and safety inspections on equipment
  • Hook/unhook trailers and converter dollies to/from a tractor and/or trailer
  • Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to: forklift, pallet jack and hand truck
  • Secure freight inside trailers using appropriate tools and supplies, including but not limited to: pallets, straps and rope
  • Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary
  • Verify and complete required documentation and reports
  • Comply with hazardous material regulations and procedures
  • Collect cash or checks for freight charges, as required, and maintain required documentation
  • Follow dispatch instructions and communicate with dispatch as required, including but not limited to: delays, arrivals and equipment problems
  • Communicate with customers to determine pick-up or delivery needs and solicit additional business
  • Demonstrate internal and external customer service
  • Ask for additional business from customers, and provide leads to sales for potential new opportunities
  • May be required to perform chaining of vehicle tires
  • May be required to perform job duties of a road driver or a dock employee where operationally necessary
  • Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
  • Perform other duties as required

Class B Driver Responsibilities:

  • Operate straight trucks.
  • Ensure delivery schedules are met while providing/demonstrating friendly, professional customer service including the solicitation of new business
  • Secure freight for pick-up and delivery using appropriate tools and supplies, including but not limited to: pallets, straps and rope.
  • Perform daily pre-trip, post-trip and safety inspections on equipment.
  • Follow dispatch instructions and communicate with dispatch as required, including but not limited to: delays, arrivals and equipment problems
  • Recoup/repair damaged freight when necessary
  • Verify and complete required documentation and reports
  • Collect checks for freight charges and maintain related documentation, as required
  • Load, unload, or assist in loading and unloading a truck
  • Perform job duties of a freight handler where operationally necessary
  • Perform freight handling using appropriate motorized and manual equipment, including but not limited to: forklift, pallet jack and hand truck
  • Complete all necessary paperwork and maintain records
  • Comply with hazardous material regulations and procedures and confirm placarding matches hazmat shipments as required
  • Chain vehicle tires, as required
  • Comply with all applicable laws/regulations, as well as company policies/procedures
  • Perform other duties as required

Qualifications:

  • Must possess a class A or class B Commercial Driver's License (CDL) with double/triple, hazardous materials and tank endorsements. Automatic transmission CDL restriction allowed.
  • Must possess 1 year experience within most recent 3 years, or successful completion of FedEx Freight Driver Development Course
  • Must have acceptable Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) based on hiring standards
  • Must meet all Department of Transportation (DOT) regulatory requirements under section 391 of the Federal Motor Carrier (FMC) regulations
  • Long combination vehicles (LCV) (ie Triple Trailers, Rocky Mountain Doubles, and Turnpike Doubles) are operated in the states of AZ, CO, FL, ID, IN, KS, MT, ND, NV, OH, OK, OR, SD and UT. LCV Drivers in these states must meet the Long Combination Vehicles (LCV) Qualification and Certification Minimum Standards
  • Basic written and verbal communication skills (documentation, communication with peers, supervisors, etc.)
  • Ability to hook-up and break-down sets of trailers that require an average lift force of about 100 pounds, several times a day or more.
  • Ability to sit for extended periods of time, bend, twist, squat, climb in and out of truck
  • Ability to follow instructions and complete required training
  • Ability to work independently and/or as a team member

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