Penske Logistics is Hiring Company Drivers

Home Daily - Earn up to $70,000 per year


Penske is widely known for its success on the racetrack, but did you know we employ thousands of truck drivers? Join our team of professional truck drivers at Penske Logistics and you’ll drive like a champion hauling freight for some of the world’s best brands in retail, food, beverage, grocery, foodservice, automotive, manufacturing, electronics, appliances, healthcare, and packaging industries. We manage freight for companies like Ford, GM, BMW, Detroit Diesel, Goodyear, Cardinal Health, Whirlpool, and Wawa. Our professional truck drivers ensure products are delivered safely, efficiently and on-time.

Position Details:

  • Route/Activity – You will be part of a fleet supporting multiple customers within the region.  Routes will include daily round-trip shuttles between the Ford warehouse and local plants as well as regional routes supporting both Ford and other customers/suppliers as necessary.  Potential for OTR routes as well with guaranteed home time on weekends. The primary work assignment is no touch freight but there will be additional work activities that could consist of touch freight. Drivers will be dispatched with shuttle loads Sunday through Saturday with regional and OTR routes dispatching Monday through Friday.  All drivers will be home daily and/or weekly.
  • Equipment:  Late Model Equipment  
  • Compensation Package: $55 to $70K annual W2 potential
  • Regional OTR / Home Weekly Louisville Domicile: $.49 cents per mile - $10.00 a stop - $7 for pre & post trip inspection; or $21/hour
  • *Wages will be paid at whichever rate is greatest
  • Dedicated Switcher Positions - $21/hour
  • Paid Time Off: 
    • Vacation -  10 paid days (90 hours) after 12 months of employment, opportunity to borrow up to 5 days (45 hours) after 6 months of employment.  Additional days available after 5 years. 
    • Safety Days- Opportunity to earn up to 4 additional paid days per year by having zero preventable accidents or injuries.  Days are awarded quarterly. 
    • Paid Holidays – After 90 working day probationary period, eligible for nine (9) paid holidays annually (New Year’s Day, Good Friday, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Day After Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day); please note that there are times we may have to work the holiday to support our customer’s operating requirement, those hours will be paid at a Double Time rate for hourly positions. 


Responsibilities:

  • Loading, unloading or assisting in loading and unloading truck
  • Safe and responsible operation of assigned equipment
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable federal and/or state laws, regulations, and/or agency rules, standards and guidelines
  • Report vehicle defects, accidents, traffic violations, or damage before and after route
  • Primary interface with the customer at point of delivery

Requirements:

  • At least 23 years of age 
  • CDL Class A license required
  • 2 years of verifiable tractor-trailer driving experience in the last 5 years
  • 3 years DMV/MVR record with two or fewer moving violations/accidents
  • Reliable and customer oriented
  • Safety oriented
  • 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 required
 

Move your Career Forward with Penske Logistics, Apply Now* or Call (866) 995-2350

*This application is a submission of interest and is the first step of the hiring process, to be considered for this position please complete Penske's full application in the link that follows.

Penske is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. 

Penske - Louisville, KY

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