YRC Freight Combination City Driver / Dock Worker (Madison) in Madison, Wisconsin

Opportunity Details:

Overview:

We are looking for great drivers and dock workers to become part of the YRC Freight family .

YRC Freight believes its people are what makes the company great. That’s why YRC Freight provides benefits that include competitive pay, paid time off and holidays, 100 percent paid health care and potential profit sharing.

As a Combination City Driver / Dock Worker for YRC Freight, you will be the face of the company, and you’ll do your job with the safest equipment and best training available!

YRC Freight drivers are trusted professionals and experts at what they do. They are the reasons YRC Freight customers remain loyal and keep coming back! If you’re ready to go the extra mile and let your professionalism shine, it’s time to get on board with YRC Freight.

Responsibilities:

Combination City Driver / Dock Workers must be able to perform all of the duties of a city driver and a dock worker.

  1. To operate various tractor-trailer combinations or straight trucks between Company terminals or yards and customer facilities or work sites; to sort, handle, load and/or unload freight at Company and customer locations in a safe, efficient, and timely manner.

  2. To efficiently sort, handle, and load and unload freight into and from over-the-road equipment, containers, city trailers and/or straight trucks in accordance with oral and written instructions, as well as federal and state regulations.

Qualifications:

In order to become a YRC Freight driver, you must:

  1. Have one year experience driving similar equipment in various traffic and weather conditions.

  2. Be age 21 or over.

  3. Have a record of safe and competent driving as demonstrated on a state Motor Vehicle Record.

  4. Have a valid Class A CDL with doubles/triples, Hazmat and tank endorsements.

  5. Be willing to work any shift and day of the week.

  6. Have the ability to record applicable freight information on Bills of Lading and match back to the freight bill.

  7. Pass DOT pre-employment drug screen and background check.

  8. Have reliable transportation.

  9. Ability to frequently lift up to 55 lbs. from floor to above shoulder and horizontally and carry objects up to 100 feet. Occasionally lift up to 70 lbs. Seldom lift up to 100 lbs.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Basic computer skills in order to record applicable freight information on bill of lading.

  2. Experience operating a forklift.

  3. Experience in the transportation industry.

Benefits

There are many benefits to joining the YRC Freight family of professional drivers. They include:

  • Competitive Salary

  • Overtime pay for all hours worked greater than 8 hours per day or 40 hours per week, based on contract.

  • Company-paid health and welfare at little or no cost to the employee. This includes:

  • Medical

  • Prescription Drug

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life Insurance

  • Disability

  • Direct Deposit

  • Paid Vacation

  • Paid Holidays

  • Paid Sick Days

  • 5% Wage Increase After 1 Year, 2 Years and 3 Years

For more information about benefits at YRC Freight, click here at http://drive4yrc.com/benefits/ .

To learn more about becoming a driver for YRC Freight, visit our website at http://drive4yrc.com/ or call one of our Driver Recruiters at 855-DRV4YRC (855-378-4972) to get on the path to a great career.

About YRC Freight

YRC Freight is the original Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) carrier and a trusted expert in the freight industry. Known for delivering reliability and flexibility throughout North America, we work hard every day to keep the promises we make to our customers. Our professional employees represent YRC Freight in transportation services, transportation management solutions and logistics management for the shipment of industrial, commercial and retail goods.

Committed to Safety

The YRC Freight emphasis on safety begins with the commitment of every driver. Determined to be the safest freight company, we have adopted a constant and intentional focus on safety, ensuring we continuously train, proactively engage all employees and utilize all available technology to provide the safest environment possible. When you join the YRC Freight team, you will be joining a company that is a true leader when it comes to safety. Over 10% of our drivers have 1 million or more safe driving miles.

YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Minorities/Women/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply

Requisition Number 2016-24837

Location US - WI - Madison

Posted Date 11/29/2016

Category Drivers