Truck Driver, Class A; Hourly Pay Rate; Generally Home Daily

Posted Date 1 month ago(1/16/2018 2:52 PM)
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Class A Drivers for our Driver Support Team!


$21/Hour with Overtime after 8 hrs in a day!

Generally Home Daily!

Average Annual Salary $65,000 


 Recruiter Contact: 347-463-1901


Become a member of Ryder's Driver Support Team and work with various Ryder accounts in CT, MA, RI.   Most accounts that you will support are home daily. 


About the position: 


  • Great pay: Annual Earning potential of $65,000
  • Home Time: Primarily Home daily
  • Work Area:  MA, CT, RI
  • Work Week: 5 Day Work Week
  • Equipment: Dry, Reefer, Flatbed
  • Area of Delivery: New England
  • Freight: Varies by account
  • Comprehensive benefit package: Health, dental, vision, 401k and much more!
  • Paid Every Friday!  Direct Deposit Available!



Safety is a priority at Ryder! Qualified candidates cannot have more than a combination of 2 tickets/accidents in the last two years.


 Please note: In order to be considered for employment with Ryder as a Class A Driver – you must meet one of the experience levels listed below: This experience must be verifiable & the driving experience must be in a Tractor Trailer, Combination Unit



  • 1 year experience within the past 3 years, OR
  • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR
  • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years






List 3 full years of residency.  List 10 full years of employment history.  All gaps of employment within the previous 10 years must be listed in the Employment Gap section.


List accurate employment dates.  Employment dates are verified - if the dates listed are not accurate, it will be considered falsification of the application.





  • Minimum 22 years of age
  • Pass a Ryder Drug Test
  • Pass a Ryder Background and Motor vehicle check including Drug and alcohol verification from previous employers for the last 3 years
  • Pass a DOT physical
  • Pass a Ryder road test
  • Provide appropriate CDL and endorsements for the position
  • Must have Class A verifiable experience in a tractor trailer or comparable vehicle:
    • 12 months experience within the past 3 years, OR
    • 2 years’ experience within the last 5 years, OR
    • 5 years’ experience within the last 10 years
  • Ability to follow written and/or oral instructions
  • Ability to read, interpret and apply laws, rules, regulations policies and/or procedures

Important Note:  Additional requirements may be required in different locations and/or accounts.


This position is primarily responsible for safely driving a commercial vehicle and requires compliance with safety & DOT Regulations, continuous training and customer service.


Additional Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines
  • Detecting and eliminating or minimizing safety hazards Maintaining accurate records and logs
  • Loading/Unloading freight or assisting in the loading/unloading of freight if required by customer
  • Other tasks as assigned


ryder-logo Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.


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