About the position:
In this position, you work at various Ryder locations supporting our different dedicated account. This position will require flexibility as shift & schedules will vary and ability & availability to Travel is required.
Class A/ Solo Driver positions / Full-Time
$1500 Sign-on Bonus!
Base Pay: For HazMat AND Tankers: $22.00 x hour plus OT after 8 hrs/Pay with Hazmat Endorsement only: $21.00 per hour plus OT/ Pay with Tankers only:$21.00 per hour plus OT/ Without HazMat or Tankers Endorsement: $20.00 x hour + OT
Type of Equipment: Various (depending on location being supported)
Touch Freight: Depending on location being supported
Work Schedules:Flexibility is required to work the various shifts/schedules being covered.
Access to Great Benefit package!
Weekly pay: Pay Every Friday!
Additional Pay Details/Information:
MILEAGE Reimbursement: Mileage will be paid when traveling to any location outside of the Inland Empire or Orange County.
Mileage is paid when driver reaches over 50 miles one way and will be paid at the rate per IRS guidelines (for 2018 it’s 54.5 cpm) for personal vehicle use.
Mileage reimbursement is for mileage in personal vehicle only and it is calculated with the starting point of the Fontana Hub to the destination site.
Dispatch and Routes:
Work Week: Depends on account - usually Mon-Fri (occasional (Rare) weekend day, but only 1 day lapsing over weekend)
Dispatch Schedule: Depends on account - 75% of accounts are day shift (avg shifts are 9-10 hours per day)
Routes - Depends on account - 80% of accounts are in SoCal and will be able to be home daily; on occasion, will cover regional routes (with layovers) & assignments at one of our Out- of-state accounts - Requires flexibility!
The position also requires travel as needed to remote domiciles and/or out of State. In such events, Ryder will pay up to $25.00 food Per Diem, Hotel, and Car rental.
If a Driver is sent to cover our Pacific North West locations and works an entire work week consisting of 5 days; the driver will receive an ADDITIONAL $125.00 for that week on top their $25.00 Per Diem.
Strong Safety Culture!
Safe & Reliable Equipment!
Stability: Ryder has been in business since 1933 & employs over 8,000 drivers nation-wide!
Benefits: Full, Comprehensive Benefit Package. Health, Dental, Vision, Prescription, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Program & much more!
Ryder Maintenance: Issues while on the road? Ryder has over 800 Maintenance Facilities across the country. 24 hour, 7 day Road Side Assistance Program.
Ryder drivers earn excellent money, get paid weekly and enjoy a great benefits package which includes medical, dental, prescription and vision insurance, 401(k), discount employee stock purchase program, credit union and much more. If you are ready to take the next step in your career, we invite you to apply today.
- 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 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.