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Truck Driver - Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher - Penske Logistics

Company: Penske
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: September 15, 2018

Job Description:

Position Summary: 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. Why Penske? Home daily for most positions. Excellent pay and benefits. Superior trucks and 24/7 roadside support. Dedicated accounts. Great supervisors. Paid time off. 401K. Cash balance pension plan. Training. Tuition Reimbursement. Unlimited career potential. Route/Activity - If you are an experienced truck driver who is safety conscious customer focused, and possess a pleasant outgoing attitude, this is a great opportunity to continue your truck driving career with one of the nation's largest logistics companies. Perform driving duties and special assignments as directed by the Operations Supervisor or Manager. Shift - (Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6:00AM to 6:00PM. 3 Days- 12 hours per day/36 hours per week. Additional 4 hours "free" weekly if associate maintains perfect attendance). This is a yard operations/yard jockey position supporting warehouse operations. Equipment -20', 48' & 53' Dry Van Trailers ( moved by yard tractor-OTTAWA ) Compensation - Hourly, mileage, or Activity Base Pay (this is an HOURLY paid position. Starting BASE Wage is $15.60 per hour with raises at 6months, 1 year, 2 years, 3 years and 4 years up to $17.90 per hour. Quarterly attendance bonus for perfect attendance $150 is available. 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 double trailers. -Chocking trailers as they are spotted for loading and unloading and pulling from doors, the placement of nose supports for 28 ft 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 -Also may perform duties of lift driver, scanner, maintenance and other tasks assigned by management. -Will be responsible for timely inputting of data into the on line yard management system via cell phone. -Other projects and tasks as assigned by supervisor. -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 -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 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 Employer. About Penske Logistics Penske 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.

Keywords: Penske, Grand Rapids , Truck Driver - Yard Jockey/Yard Switcher - Penske Logistics, Professions , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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