Truck Driver - Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher - $6,000 Sign On Bonus - Penske Logistics
Company: Penske Truck Leasing
Location: New Harmony
Posted on: February 25, 2021
Description:What?s the Job?Ready to put your truck-driving
career in high gear? Make the shift and fuel your career as a Class
A/Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher for Penske. Join a team of professional
truck drivers committed to delivering products safely and on time.
We?re proud to move freight for some of the world?s biggest brands.
(Yes, we?re more than just the yellow trucks.)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.The Specifics:?
Route/activity: Perform yard and shuttle work at the facility.?
Shift: Monday through Friday - 7:00 PM to 4:00 AM. Drivers will be
eligible to bid on new shifts based on seniority about every 3
months. Roughly 45-50 hours a week.? Equipment: 48' and 53'
trailers, yard tractors, shunt trucks, jack stands, wheel chocks,
and 2 way radios.? Compensation: $22.25 per hour, PLUS a $6,000
sign on bonus! Overtime pay at time and a half after 40 hours.
Shift differential for second shift.Main Responsibilities:?
Performs inspection of vehicle prior to and after operation of,
moves trailers in and out of dock as directed by management,
couples and uncouples trailers.? Chocking trailers as they are
spotted for loading and unloading and pulling from doors, the
placement of nose supports for trailers when spotted at dock doors?
Orderly maintaining of the yard, inspection of trailers prior to
loading.? Support and participate with Safety Team meetings and
activities? 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
customerWhy Penske is for You:? Outstanding company safety record?
Premier Driver Recognition Program? Home daily for most positions?
Competitive starting salary? Career stability? Opportunity for
growth? Excellent benefits, including lots of time off? Superior
trucks and 24/7 roadside support? Dedicated accounts? Lots of
training opportunitiesQualifications:General Requirements:? CDL
Class A license required? Currently hold, or ability to obtain, a
non-excepted interstate DOT medical card required? 1 years of
documented tractor-trailer experience in the last 3 years? 3 years
DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations or accidents?
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 requiredThis position is regulated by the Department of
Transportation or designated as safety sensitive by the company,
and the ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a
safe manner is required. Associates must have the ability to accept
responsibility for their own safety, as well as the safety of
others.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 EmployerAbout Penske LogisticsPenske 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 www.PenskeLogistics.com to learn
more.Work Locations: 532 E County Rd 550 S Princeton, IN
47670Primary Location: United States-Indiana-PrincetonZip:
47670Job: DriverPenske (Oracle) Job Name: DriverReq ID: 2101713
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