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Virtual Hiring Event - Road Driver - YRC Freight 11.22 - 11.26.21

YRC Freight Saint Louis, MO

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

At YRC Freight everything we do revolves around a simple product: moving freight from point A to point B, on time and in one piece. As the original LTL carrier, we have almost 100 years of experience consistently delivering for our customers while placing the highest value on the success of our 20,000+ employees.

 

We are currently looking for full-time Class A CDL truck drivers to drive tractor/trailers to and from long-distance destinations, terminal to terminal.

 

Join the YRC Freight team and receive competitive pay, scheduled increases, and 100% paid health insurance for you and your family - the BEST benefits package in the industry.

 

As a YRC Freight Road Driver you’ll also enjoy great home time and 100% no-touch freight.  YRC Freight is a terminal-to-terminal operation so you’ll never drop off at a customer site and for non-sleeper teams, you’ll sleep in a company-paid hotel for overnights.  Experience the YRC Freight difference and apply now!

 

BENEFITS

  • Competitive pay based on union scale and over the road mileage rates
  • 100% Paid Premiums for Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage for you and your family (most locations)
  • 100% No-Touch Freight
  • Paid Delay/Breakdown Time
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Time
  • Terminal to Terminal Operation
  • 401k Retirement Plan

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Operate a tractor-trailer (single, double, or triple trailer combination) in various driving environments and weather conditions between company facilities
  • Drive for extended periods of time
  • Maintain truck electronic logging device (ELD) logs according to state and federal regulations
  • Pre-trip and post-trip inspections of tractor/trailer(s) and when stopped en route
  • Drop and hook trailer(s) and change equipment configurations as necessary

 

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS 

  • 21 years of age or older
  • Possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver License (CDL) with Double/Triples, Tanker and Hazardous Material endorsements
  • Class A CDL Driving Experience Preferred
  • A safe driving record per MVR
  • Read, write and speak English sufficiently to converse with the general public, understand highway and traffic signs and signals, respond to official inquiries, read a bill of lading
  • Work various shifts and days of the week

  

 

For other opportunities visit drive4yrc.com or call 1-877-249-2271 to speak to a recruiter now.

 

Yellow Corporation, along with all subsidiary companies, are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Company Description
With more than 28,000 employees, YRC Freight is the largest operating unit of Overland Park, Kansas–based YELLOW, and one of the largest trucking companies in the United States.

Being one of the largest isn’t what makes YRC Freight a great company to work for. With a reputation for competitive pay and benefits in the LTL freight industry, there are many reasons to consider working with us.

Five reasons YRC Freight attracts the best drivers on the road

100% Company-paid health care benefits and vacation time.
All equipment is provided and maintained by the Company.
Daily dispatches with minimum time away from home.
Union contract pay rates: first year road driver can earn up to $60,000, and city drivers can earn an average of over $20 per hour.
YRC Freight is the only LTL freight company that pays road drivers hourly in case of load delays or breakdowns.
Safety is a first priority at YRC Freight

We maintain a safe fleet of approximately 8,400 Company-owned tractors and 34,500 trailers. We have 12,000 48’ and 53’ vans, and more than 20,400 28’ trailers. When you drive for YRC Freight, you’re among skilled, professional drivers ranked some the safest in our industry. Our drivers are involved in:

National Truck Driving Championship
America’s Road Team
Safe Driver Awards (million milers, accident-free all stars)
Driver Hall of Fame
Diversity matters

We believe hiring people with varied characteristics builds a stronger workforce. The YRC Freight commitment to diversity lets everyone reach his or her full potential in our organization.

YRC Freight hosts “Diversity Days” at many of our terminals from coast-to-coast. These activities help to build community. We invite agencies, such as universities, chambers of commerce, diversity organizations, local and state employment agencies and area Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission representatives.

Women in Trucking Partnership

YRC Freight works in partnership with Women in Trucking (WIT), an organization that promotes women’s employment in our industry, to expand recruiting programs and to reach out to truck stop owners on interstate highways to encourage more female-friendly environments.

YRC Freight

Why Work Here?
YRC Freight drivers enjoy one of the best benefits packages in the industry—hands down. 100% paid benefits for you and your family!

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400 Barton St

Saint Louis, MO
63104 USA

Industry

Transportation and Storage

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