CDL Truck Driver - Home Daily - Average $77,000/Year + Benefits

  • Job Reference: 431527978-2
  • Date Posted: 26 November 2021
  • Employer: Penske - Dwight, IL
  • Location: Crete, Illinois
  • 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, IT, Systems & Digital, Logistics & Supply Chain, Rail Drivers, Safety & Compliance, Taxi & Personal Travel, Training, Education & Instruction, Truck and Heavy Vehicle Drivers
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Now Hiring CDL-A Company Drivers
Home Daily - Earn Up to $99,000 Annually - Excellent Benefits!

Ready to put your truck-driving career in high gear? Make the shift and fuel your career as a CDL Class A/Touch Freight Truck Driver for Penske. When you join Penske, you join a team of professional truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time. And we're proud to haul freight for some of the world's leading brands.

Best of all, you'll be with a stable, nationwide company that is known for having the best equipment, great management, clear communication and a fantastic safety record. We pay every Friday, and for most of our driving positions, you're home daily. Yes, daily. Are you ready to take it to the next level? Come drive for Penske.

Why Penske?

  • Home Daily
  • Drivers average $77,000 annually, with top drivers earning up to $99,000 annually!
  • Earn up to an additional $6,000 in holiday incentives
  • Career stability and opportunity for growth
  • Excellent benefits, including Health, Dental and Vision
  • Lots of time off, including paid holidays and vacation
  • Driver referral bonuses
  • 401k program with company match
  • Company Paid life insurance and disability insurance
  • Dedicated accounts
  • Regular safety training
  • Driver uniforms, jackets, safety gear, GO bags provided and much MORE!

Position Details:

  • Route/activity: Truck drivers are responsible for delivering palletized grocery products to local stores. Home Daily!
  • Shift: Evening dispatch times with 5 day work schedules - consecutive days off
  • Equipment: Late model, Freightliner Trucks with automatic transmissions. Best-in-class specs designed for comfort. XM Satellite radio subscription.
  • Compensation: Drivers average $77,000 annually, with top drivers earning up to $99,000 annually!

Move your Career Forward with Penske Logistics, Apply Now!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Driving your assigned truck safely and responsibly
  • Following all federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines
  • Reporting problems with your truck, as well as accidents, traffic violations, and damage before and after route
  • Acting as the main point of contact with your customer
  • Loading and unloading, or assisting with loading and unloading your vehicle.

Requirements:

  • CDL Class A required
  • Must currently hold, or have ability to obtain, a non-excepted interstate DOT medical card required
  • 1 years of documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 3 years required, or 2 years of documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 5 years
  • 3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations or accidents
  • Drivers must be registered with FMCSA clearinghouse
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Reliable
  • Focused on safety
  • 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

Move your Career Forward with Penske Logistics, Apply Now!

This application is a submission of interest and is the first step of the hiring process, to be considered for this position please complete Penske's full application in the link that follows.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans.