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CDL Class-A Shuttle Driver

Company: DHL Supply Chain
Location: Lexington
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

CDL Class A Yard and Shuttle DriversLexington, KY $54,000 - $61,000 + Annual EarningsPlusSign on Bonus: $5,000Plus$1,500 Annual Performance Bonus IncentivesPlus$1,000 Guaranteed Weekly Minimum Earnings

Certain Conditions Apply Comprehensive and Affordable Benefits
Medical Available after only 30 days
Home DailyNo Touch FreightPaid Weekly Comprehensive and Affordable Benefits
  • (available after only 30 days)
  • Family Coverage less than $31.00 per week.
  • Individual Coverage less than $9.00 per week. DHL Supply Chain is a leader in the fast-growing supply chain management and third-party logistics industry. We're a world-class company, and we're looking for world-class people. Our Drivers keep our company moving and on the right track. If you're an active contributor with a can-do attitude, who's passionate about doing things the right way the first time, join us and become an essential part of everyday life. JOB DESCRIPTION:Our customer is an American Fortune 500 corporation primarily concerned with food products. The Class-A driving positions we are interviewing for include performing both Shuttle and Yard Switching responsibilities - depending on the need during that day. There may also be, depending on business demands, mandatory overtime of the shift you are working. In most cases you will receive one or more days' notice of this expectation. Shuttle Driver Duties:: These positions Involve the shuttling of fully loaded van trailers from our customer's manufacturing plant & suppliers to/from the DHL managed warehouse/cross-dock (a distance of about 4 - 16 miles (varies) round trip). Shuttle Driver Equipment: You will be driving a late model TADC and pulling late model 53' van/box trailers. All of our tractors and trailers are well maintained. You will be working 3 & 4 day rotating work weeks.
    • You will have plenty of home time - Home Daily.
    • No Touch work!
    • We have both AM and PM shifts available at this time.
    • You will work 10 - 12 hour shifts.
    • There are multiple schedules available and we will discuss those with you when we meet face to face.
    • Overtime premium pay after 40 hours/week. Average work week is 50 hours .
    • Yard and Shuttle driver pay is the same. Drivers are required to learn, and work as needed, both positions. Yard Driver Duties: This involves the interplant movement of loaded and empty trailers. Yard Driver Equipment: Our yard dogs are Autocar tandem axel trucks equipped with AC and heat. Shift Schedule Times (availability varies)
      • 6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
      • 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
      • 5:00 AM-5:00 PM
      • 7:00 AM-7:00 PM
      • 3:00 PM-12:00 AM
      • 5:00 PM-2:00 AM PAY: $59,000 - $64,000 First Year Earnings (includes incentives and Sign On Bonus)
        • Pay rate is $23.00 per hour PLUS a shift differential of $1.50 for PM schedules and $1.75 Additional for Weekend Shift Work.
        • You will receive overtime premium pay when you work over 40 hours/week. Alternating 36 hour and 48 Hour Work Weeks - OT Premium after 40 HoursAdditional hours may be required.Additional duties may be required in accordance with needs of the business. GREAT REWARDS: • There is also the potential for up to $1,500 (tax-free) annually in Driver Safety, Attendance, and Performance rewards and up to $400 (taxable) in attendance awards. • 401-K Contribute 6% of your first year earnings to the 401K ($4,500 - $5,100) and DHL will contribute another $3,750 - $4,250 to your account. That represents approximately $8,250 - $9,350 you would be saving toward your retirement each year. Not to mention the tax benefit, and potential financial growth opportunities that comes with saving into your 401K. Minimum Requirements Include:
          • A current CDL A and at least 6 months of verifiable experience driving a tractor/trailer.If you meet the 6 months minimum requirement but have less than one year of experience a certificate of completion from an accredited CDL training school is required.
          • Be a minimum of 21 years of age.
          • Have a good (not necessarily perfect) driving record:
          • Ability to successfully pass the DOT drug screen as well as the DHL Supply Chain basic road test.
          • Successful applicants must have the ability to maneuver safely in both urban and suburban environments. DHL also offers: Outstanding Affordable Benefits - Effective after Only 30 Day
            • Medical - Administered by Blue Cross/Blue Shield and includes one free physical per year. Less than $9.00/week for individual and less than $31.00 per week for Family Coverage.
            • Dental - Administered by Met Life and includes 2 free check-ups and cleanings per year (one includes complete X-Rays). Less than $1.00/week for individual and less than $5.00 per week for Family Coverage.
            • Vision - Choose from either Davis Vision or VSP. Both include one free annual vision checkup at no charge. Less than $1.00/week for individual and less than $3.00 per week for Family Coverage.Company Paid Benefits
              • $40,000 Life Insurance Policy (double indemnity = $80,000)
              • Short Term Disability Insurance Policy - Protection for up to 26 weeks.
              • Vacations - After 6 months of employment you will begin accruing your vacation time at a rate of 80 hours (10 days) per year.
              • Paid Holidays - You will enjoy 9 paid holidays per year. Holidays are paid after completing 90 days of employment.
              • 401K - Company Matching - No better way to save for your retirement. If you save 4% of your weekly pay the company will match you dollar for dollar every week. Save another 2% per week and DHL will match you $.50 on the dollar. In other words, you contribute 6% weekly and DHL will contribute 5%. To make this even better YOU OWN THE COMPANY CONTRIBUTION IMMEDIATELY.
              • Tuition Reimbursement - Go back to College or Graduate School and let DHL pay for most, if not all, of your expenses.
              • First Class Company Equipment - Late model and well maintained tractors and van trailers.
              • Work Life Program - Company supplemented and administered by OptumHealth. This service is a confidential, short term counseling and education program for a wide range of personal and lifestyle challenges. Minimum Requirements Include:
                • A current CDL A and at least 6 months of verifiable experience driving a tractor trailer.
                • If you meet the 6 months minimum requirement but have less than one year of experience a certificate of completion from an accredited CDL training school is required.
                • Be a minimum of 21 years of age.
                • Have a good (not necessarily perfect) driving record:
                • Ability to successfully pass the DOT drug screen as well as the DHL Supply Chain basic road test.
                • Successful applicants must have the ability to maneuver safely in both urban and suburban environments. DHL SUPPLY CHAINExcellence. Simply delivered

Keywords: DHL Supply Chain, Lexington , CDL Class-A Shuttle Driver, Professions , Lexington, Kentucky

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