Truck Driver, Class A - $21/hour - OT after 8 hrs in a day

Posted Date 4 months ago(10/27/2017 2:56 PM)
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Class A Truck Drivers; $21/hour OT after 8 hours


Recruiter Contact: Lisa @ 315-729-5798

(Please apply prior to contacting recruiter)


Guaranteed minimum of 8 hours pay each day worked


Must be flexible to travel & Support Accounts throughout New England





This is a Driver Support position:  It is Full Time & plenty of hours to be worked! The driver support team driver must be flexible to work many different types of equipment, haul various types of products, various dispatch days & times.  Must be flexible to work on Ryder accounts that are Local (Home Daily) as well as some accounts that require overnights.  Hotel accommodations provided.



About the position:


  • Full Time Class A Driver
  • Great Pay: $21 per hour with Overtime after 8 hours in a workday
  • Estimated Average Annual salary:  $52,000
  • Must be Flexible to travel to & support Ryder accounts in the New England Area
  • Accommodations: Hotel accommodations provided.
  • Endorsement: Doubles & Hazmat preferred, not required
  • Equipment/Type: Varies
  • Freight: Varies
  • Geographic Deliveries: MA, NY, CT, NH
  • Full Benefits Package! Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k & 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


  • 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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